( ketorolac )
10 mg tablet
To reduce inflammation and reduce pain.
For short-term relief of pain, as
in a post-surgical period. Toradol is not recommended for long-term use.
Generally, it is not indicated for arthritis, except over periods of a week
One 10 mg tablet every four to
six hours for a limited duration only.
Toradol, like other drugs of its
class, is not free of side effects. It can cause discomfort, and in rare
cases there are more serious side effects, such as gastrointestinal
bleeding, which may result in hospitalization and even fatal outcomes.
This is a new drug and should be
used with great caution since not all of its side effects may be known.