Ketorolac Tromethamine
10 mg Tablet

Toralin (Ketorolac Tromethamine) is a potent analgesic of the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It acts by inhibiting the cyclooxygenase enzyme system and hence inhibits the prostaglandin synthesis. It demonstrates a minimal anti-inflammatory effect at its analgesic dose.

  • Composition

    Each film coated tablet contains Ketorolac Tromethamine USP 10 mg.
  • Indication

    It is indicated for the short-term management of moderate to severe acute post-operative pain.
  • Dosage & Administration

    Recommended dose is 10 mg every 4-6 hours. It should be used short-term only (up to 7 days) and are not recommended for chronic use. Doses exceeding 40 mg/day is not recommended.
  • Contraindication

    Toralin is contraindicated in patients having hypersensitivity to this drug or other NSAIDs. It should not be used in children under 16 years of age. lt is also contraindicated as prophylactic analgesic before surgery.
  • Precaution

    Caution should be exercised in patients over the age of 65 years. Caution should also be taken in patients with active or suspected peptic ulcer or gastrointestinal bleeding or asthma and liver dysfunction.
  • Side Effects

    Commonly occurring side effects are nausea, vomiting, gastro-intestinal bleeding, melana, peptic ulcer, pancreatitis, anxiety, drowsiness, headache, excessive thirst, fatigue, bradycardia, hypertension, palpitation, chest pain, infertility in female and pulmonary edema.
  • Drug Interaction

    Other NSAIDs or aspirin: Increase the side effects of ketorolac Tromethamine.
    Anti-coagulants : Enhance anti-coagulant effect.
    Beta Blocker : Reduce the anti-hypertensive effect .
    ACE Inhibitors: Increase the risk of renal impairment.
    Methotrexate : Enhance the toxicity of methotrexate.
  • Overdose

  • Pregnancy & Lactation

    US FDA Pregnancy category of Ketorolac Tromethamine is C. So, Ketorolac Tromethamine should be avoided in pregnancy and lactation unless the potential benefits to the other outweigh the possible risks to the fetus.
  • Storage Condition

    Keep in a dry place away from light and heat. Keep out of the reach of children.
  • How Supplied

    Each box contains 30 tablets in Alu-PVDC blister pack.