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What side effects does Ketoprofen (Orudis) cause?

If you experience any of the following signs of allergic reaction, immediately seek emergency medical assistance: difficulty breathing, hives or swelling of the face, tongue, lips or throat. Some serious side effects of ketoprofen include chest pain, shortness of breath, weakness, slurred speech, vision or balance problems, black, tarry, or bloody stools, coughing up blood or vomit that looks like coffee grounds, confusion, shaking, tremors, nausea, low fever, stomach pain, loss of appetite, urinating less than normal or not at all, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice, sore throat, headache, severe blistering, peeling, red skin rash, bruising, severe tingling, pain, numbness or muscle weakness. If you experience any of these side effects, stop taking ketoprofen and immediately call your physician. Some less serious side effects include: upset stomach, diarrhea, mild stomach pain or heartburn, stomach ulcers, constipation, gas, bloating, headache, indigestion, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, nervousness, skin rash or itching, dry mouth, sweating, runny nose, insomnia, depression, ringing in the ears or blurred vision.

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