Instructions for Use "ketorol"


"Ketorol" prescribed to relieve a variety of pain syndromes of moderate to severe intensity (including those for cancer and postoperative).The drug does not depress respiration, does not have a calming effect, it does not cause drug dependence.By the force of analgesic effect "Ketorol" can be compared with morphine and its analgesic effect is superior to other NSAIDs.

"Ketorol" tablets administered once or repeatedly, depending on the strength of pain.One tablet "ketorol" contains 10 mg of active ingredient ketorolac tromethamine.A single dose - 10 mg, if necessary repeated administration of 10 mg administered four times a day, depending on the intensity of pain.The highest daily dose should not exceed 40 mg per day. duration of the course of the drug should not exceed five days.

"Ketorol" as a solution is u
sed intramuscularly selected minimum effective doses.For a single intramuscular administration of single doses in patients up to sixty-five years of age should be 10-30 mg;in patients older than sixty-five years, or in patients with renal impairment, the dose is 10-15 mg.




Side effects and contraindications to the use of "ketorol"


"Ketorol" may have the following side effects.On the part of the digestive system may experience nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomatitis, constipation, flatulence, nausea, jaundice, acute pancreatitis, hepatitis.From the urinary system may appear acute renal failure, frequent urination, swelling, increasing or decreasing the volume of urine.From the senses may experience hearing loss, impaired vision, ringing in the ears.The respiratory system may cause bronchospasm, laryngeal edema, rhinitis.Cardio-vascular system - a faint, increased blood pressure, pulmonary edema.On the part of the central nervous system - drowsiness, dizziness, headache, hyperactivity, depression, hallucinations, psychosis. "Ketorol" is not used in children and adolescents under the age of 16 years.

"Ketorol" is contraindicated in case of hypersensitivity to ketorolac or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, during dehydration, with "aspirin" asthma, bronchospasm, ulcers of the gastrointestinal tract in the acute phase, with liver or kidney failure, stroke,If any of hematopoiesis.The drug is contraindicated in pregnancy, childbirth and lactation.