Principles of choosing an analgesic depending on the intensity of pain


  • V.V. Nikonov Kharkiv Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, Kharkiv, Ukraine
  • K.I. Lyzohub Kharkiv Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, Kharkiv, Ukraine



pain, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, Dexpro


Pain is one of the most common symptoms in modern clinical practice and one of the most frequent causes for patients to seek medical attention. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs have traditionally been the leading means of protecting peripheral pain receptors. However, taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs is associated with a range of complications. This review analyzes current studies of dexketoprofen that demonstrate its safety and clinical effect for the treatment of pain syndrome.


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Nikonov, V., & Lyzohub, K. (2021). Principles of choosing an analgesic depending on the intensity of pain. EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 17(3), 6–9.




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