NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,327 terms related to cancer and medicine.

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ketoprofen
(KEE-toh-PROH-fen)
A drug used to treat mild pain. It is also used to treat menstrual cramps, fever, and symptoms of arthritis, such as pain, tenderness, swelling, and stiffness. Ketoprofen stops the body from making substances that cause pain and inflammation. It is a type of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).