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Related to Orudis: Orudis KT, ketoprofen
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Noun1.Orudis - nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade names Orudis or Orudis KT or Oruvail)
nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, NSAID - an anti-inflammatory drug that does not contain steroids; "NSAIDs inhibit the activity of both Cox-1 and Cox-2 enzymes"
propanoic acid, propionic acid - a liquid fatty acid found in milk and sweat and in fuel distillates
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service
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A prospective endoscopic study of the effect of orudis and oruvail on the upper gastrointestinal tract, in patients with osteoarthritis.
tablet extended release Ketoprofen Nu-Ketoprofen E Nu-Pharm (Canada) (Canada) Orudis SR (Canada) Aventis Pharma (Canada) (discontinued 2005) Mesalamine Asacol (United Warner Chilcott US States and Canada) LLC/Warner Chilcott Canada Co.
NSAIDs Used To Treat Lupus(*) Generic Name Brand Name Ibuprofen Motrin, Advil Naproxen Naprosyn, Aleve Sulindac Clinoril Diclofenac Voltaren Piroxicam Feldene Ketoprofen Orudis Diflunisal Dolobid Nabumetone Relafen Etodolac Lodine Oxaprozin Daypro Indomethacin Indocin (*) Brand names included in this fact sheet are provided as examples only and their inclusion does not mean that these products are endorsed by the National Institutes of Health or any other Government agency.
In January Sepracor announced that it would begin clinical trials involving altered forms of Sporanox, Meridia, Orudis, Cardura and the generic sleep aid zopiclone.
Gains by new entrants Orudis KT and Actron, introduced earlier this year, helped drive the total analgesic category increase.
Most doctors use a lot of drugs in a specific category: Orudis KT is the over-the-counter formulation of Orudis, a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) previously available only preseciption.