Brand Name- SB-Ketor 10
Generic Name with Specification- Ketorolac Tromethamine USP
SB-Ketor 10 Tablet: Each film coated tablet contains Ketorolac Tromethamine USP 10 mg.
SB-Ketor 10 Tablet is indicated for the short-term management of moderate to severe acute post-operative pain.
DOSAGE & ADMINISTRATION
Ketorolac Tromethamine Tablets are recommended for short-term use only (up to 7 days) and are not recommended for chronic use. 10 mg every 4 to 6 hours as required. Doses exceeding 40 mg per day are not recommended.
Commonly occurring side-effects are nausea, vomiting, gastro-intestinal bleeding, melaena, peptic ulcer, pancreatitis, anxiety, drowsiness, dizziness, headache, hallucinations, excessive thirst, inability to concentrate, insomnia, malaise, fatigue, pruritus, urticaria, skin photosensitivity, Lyell’s syndrome, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, flushing, bradycardia, hypertension, palpitations, chest pain, infertility in female, dyspnoea, asthma, pulmonary edema, fever, injection site pain.
Ketorolac Tromethamine is contraindicated in patients having hypersensitivity to this drug or other NSAIDs and those patients in whom aspirin or other prostaglandin synthesis inhibitors induce allergic reactions. It is also contraindicated in a history of peptic ulcer or gastro-intestinal bleeding, moderate or severe renal impairment (serum creatinine> 160 micro mol/l), a history of asthma, children under 16 years of age. Ketorolac Tromethamine is contraindicated as prophylactic analgesia before surgery due to inhibition of platelet aggregation and is contraindicated intraoperatively because of the increased risk of bleeding. It is also contraindicated during pregnancy, labour, delivery or lactation.
USE IN PREGNANCY & LACTATION
Pregnancy Category C. Safety in human pregnancy has not been established. Ketorolac Tromethamine has been detected in human milk at low levels. Ketorolac Tromethamine is therefore contraindicated during pregnancy, labour or delivery, or in mothers who are breast feeding.
SB-Ketor 10 Tablet : Each box contains 30 film coated tablets in blister pack.