- Acetylsalicylic Acid
- Calcium Acetate
- Drotaverine–Mefenamic Acid
- Halobetasol Propionate
- Ipratropium Bromide–Albuterol/Salbutamol
- Ketorolac Tromethamine
- Loteprednol Etabonate
- Mefenamic Acid
- Sodium Cromoglycate/Cromolyn
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Toradol* used for?
Generic for Toradol* (Ketorolac) is used to treat moderate-to-severe inflammation and pain. It is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug that reduces swelling. It is usually prescribed for relief from post-operative pain, which is also used in combination with other medicines. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Toradol*?
The dosage of Generic for Toradol* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Toradol*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Generic for Toradol* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Toradol*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Toradol*, seek medical attention immediately. Some of the overdose symptoms of this drug include extreme drowsiness, severe stomach pain, shallow breathing, fainting, nausea, and vomiting.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Toradol*?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Toradol*.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Toradol*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic for Toradol* can interact with antiplatelet drugs, antiseizure drugs, oral bisphosphonates, blood thinners, corticosteroids, angiotensin receptor blockers, high blood pressure drugs, NSAIDs, diuretics, ACE inhibitors, salicylates, SSRI antidepressants, psychiatric drugs, and beta-blockers.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Toradol*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Toradol* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Toradol* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Toradol* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Toradol* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Toradol* can cause side effects such as stomach upset, diarrhea, gas, nausea, vomiting, tiredness, weakness, and drowsiness. Some of the serious side effects of this drug are black stools, shortness of breath, rapid weight gain, and loss of appetite. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Toradol*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Toradol*?
Is it possible for me to take Generic for Toradol* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Toradol*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Toradol*?
How will Generic for Toradol* work in my body?
How should Generic for Toradol* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Toradol* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Toradol* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug. While taking Generic for Toradol*, it is not recommended to use any other cold, allergy, or pain medication. Do not drink alcohol as it can increase the risk of stomach bleeding. It is important to inform doctor if you have a history of intestinal bleeding, kidney disease, bleeding in your brain, stomach ulcer, asthma, and ulcerative colitis.