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Who should not take ketoprofen?

If you have ever experienced an allergic reaction to any of the ingredients in ketoprofen, aspirin, naproxen, Aleve, Advil, Bextra, Motrin, Celebrex, Vioxx or any nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), such as ibuprofen or celecoxib, you should not take ketoprofen. People who have recently had a coronary artery bypass graft or any kind of heart surgery, and those taking probenecid should consult a physician before taking ketoprofen. It is also not advisable for women in the last trimester of pregnancy to take this medication.

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