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General Information on Ketorolac Trometamol Ophthalmic

Generic Name : Ketorolac Trometamol Ophthalmic

Pronunciation : KEE- toe- ROLE- ak-troe-met-uh-MOL

Latest prescription information about Ketorolac Trometamol Ophthalmic. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
ICD Code : Y45.3 | Therapeutic Classification : Anti- Inflammatory Agents

Trade Names/Brand Names of Ketorolac Trometamol Ophthalmic

India- Acular, Acular-Ls, Algic Eye, KT-LS Eye, NS Aid K, Labolac, KED, Ocuaid, Alexis, Apsolox, Cadolac, Centagesic, Doloket, Doloket-Le, Doloket-O, Eyetrust, Ked, Kelac, Ketodrops, Ketofan, Ketolas Eye, Ketonic, Keto-Pc, Ketorol, Ketroc, Ketrol, Ketzy, Ketzy-10, Key, Labolac, Nato, Nodime, Oculac, T-Lac, Torolac, Torolac Dp, Torvin, Weetrex, Zorovon.
International- Acular.

Why is Ketorolac Trometamol Ophthalmic Prescribed? (Indications)

This medication is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent (NSAID), prescribed for post operative eye inflammation and pain. It reduces the hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body.

When should Ketorolac Trometamol Ophthalmic not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Hypersensitivity.

What is the dosage of Ketorolac Trometamol Ophthalmic?

Ophthalmic- Instill 1 drop into the affected eye for 2 weeks or as per doctor's instructions.

How should Ketorolac Trometamol Ophthalmic be taken?

It comes as eye drops to instill into the affected eyes as directed by your physician.

What are the warnings and precautions for Ketorolac Trometamol Ophthalmic?

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of heart, kidney, or liver disease, bleeding problems, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

If you are wearing soft contact lenses, remove it while using this eye drops.

It may cause blurred vision, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

What are the side effects of Ketorolac Trometamol Ophthalmic?

   Most Common : Allergic reactions, eye swelling, pain, irritation, inflammation, infections, headache, blurred vision and dizziness.

What are the other precautions for Ketorolac Trometamol Ophthalmic?

Avoid excess dosage.

What are the storage conditions for Ketorolac Trometamol Ophthalmic?

Store it at controlled room temperature (15C - 25C) and protect from light.The drops should not be used after one month from opening.

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