Beacon Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
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Moderate to severe pain
Oral Adult Moderately Severe Acute Pain Short-term (<5 days) management of moderately severe acute pain that requires analgesia at opioid level; not ... View More
<2 years Safety and efficacy not established 2-16 years Single dose: 0.5 mg/kg IV/IM once; not to exceed 15 mg Multiple dose: 0.5 mg/kg IV/IM q6h... View More
Renal impairment Severe: Contraindicated Moderate (moderately elevated serum creatinine): Use 50% of recommended dosage; not to exceed 60 mg/day IM/IV... View More
Hypersensitivity to aspirin or other NSAIDs, asthma. Hypovolaemia or dehydration. Do not give postoperatively to patients with high risk of haemorrhage.... View More
Mode of Action
Ketorolac inhibits prostaglandin synthesis by decreasing the activity of the cyclooxygenase enzyme.
Elderly, patients weighing <50 kg, hepatic dysfunction, heart failure, predisposition to reduced blood volume or renal blood flow. Mild renal impairment... View More
>10% Headache (17%),Somnolence (3-14%),Dyspepsia (12-13%),GI pain (12-13%),Nausea (12-13%) 1-10% Diarrhea (3-9%),Dizziness (3-9%),Pruritus (3-9%),E... View More
Pregnancy Category Note
Pregnancy category: C; D in third trimester (may cause premature closure of ductus arteriosus)
May reduce effects of antihypertensives eg ACE inhibitors or angiotensin II receptor antagonists (AIIA). Increased risk of renal toxicity with ACE inhib... View More
Alternative brand for Acupain
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