Alkem Ketorolac 100mg Injection

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Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Alkem Ketorolac 100mg Injection

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Primarily used for

Fever, Headache, Arthralgia (joint pain)
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
6.25
1 Injection in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Alkem Ketorolac Injection

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Uses of Alkem Ketorolac Injection

Alkem Ketorolac 100mg Injection is used in fever, headache, arthralgia, muscle pain, dental pain, post operative pain, pain during menstruation, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and gout.
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Side effects of Alkem Ketorolac Injection

Common

Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Epigastric pain, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion.

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How to use Alkem Ketorolac Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Alkem Ketorolac Injection works

Alkem ketorolac 100mg injection is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause fever, pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).

In Depth Information on Alkem Ketorolac Injection

Expert advice for Alkem Ketorolac Injection

  • It should be taken with food or milk to avoid getting an upset stomach.
  • It can cause serious complications like stomach bleeding and kidney problems if taken for a long time.
  • Alkem ketorolac can raise a risk of blood clots, heart attack, or a stroke.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Alkem Ketorolac 100mg Injection
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Ketorolac with alcohol increases the risk of stomach bleeding.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Alkem Ketorolac 100mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Alkem Ketorolac 100mg Injection should be used with caution
during lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Alkem Ketorolac 100mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, tired or drowsy, you may also get headaches, visual disturbances, vertigo or have difficulty sleeping. This may affect your driving ability.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Alkem Ketorolac 100mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Alkem Ketorolac 100mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Alkem Ketorolac 100mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Alkem Ketorolac 100mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Alkem Ketorolac 100mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Alkem Ketorolac 100mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease. Inform your doctor if you develop any signs or symptoms of jaundice while taking this medicine.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Heplock 10IU Injection, Hepaglan 25000IU Injection, Neemact 100mg Tablet MD, Caprin 5000IU Injection

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Alkem Ketorolac 100mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Ketorolac

No, Alkem ketorolac is not stronger than hydrocodone. Opioid agents (hydrocodone) are generally stronger pain relievers than a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug like Alkem ketorolac.
No, Alkem ketorolac is not a muscle relaxant. It is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug and can be used to treat mild pain and inflammation.
No. Alkem ketorolac is not addictive or controlled substance however it can be obtained only on production of valid prescription.
Like all drugs, Alkem ketorolac has an expiry date, which will be printed on the eye drop bottle. Do not use Alkem ketorolac eye drops beyond expiry date.
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