Systemic ketoprofen may delay recovery after acute muscle injury

Ilka Rother, Egbert Seidel, Alexander Fischer & Matthias Rother
Objective: Acute pain peaking 24 to 48 hours after exercise can be induced by eccentric contraction causing microtrauma induced muscle fiber destruction. Neutrophils and tissue macrophages migrate to the damaged muscle tissue, clean up the debris of broken proteins, and then initiate the regeneration[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]