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Sprix

Ketorolac Tromethamine
Ketorolac is a nonsteroidal anti inflammatory drug (NSAID). Ketorolac nasal (for the nose) is used short-term (5 days or less) to treat moderate to severe pain. Ketorolac may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
Ketorolac Tromethamine
DRUG TYPE
Pain/Inflammation
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Frequently Asked Questions

You should not use this medicine if you have severe kidney disease, a bleeding or blood clotting disorder, bleeding in your brain, a stomach ulcer or history of stomach bleeding, or if you have ever had a severe allergic reaction after taking aspirin or an NSAID. Do not use this medicine for longer than 5 days.

Ketorolac can increase your risk of fatal heart attack or stroke, even if you don't have any risk factors. Do not use this medicine just before or after heart bypass surgery (coronary artery bypass graft, or CABG).

Ketorolac may also cause stomach or intestinal bleeding, which can be fatal. These conditions can occur without warning while you are using this medicine, especially in older adults.

Pentoxifylline or probenecid can interact with ketorolac and should not be used at the same time.

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