Short-term management of moderate to severe post-op pain.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn >16 yr Initially 10 mg by IM or IV inj over at least 15 sec, then 10-30 mg 4-6 hrly (up to 2 hrly during initial post-op period). Max: 90 mg daily. Elderly & patient weighing <50 kg Max: 60 mg daily. Max duration of treatment: 2 days.
Hypersensitivity to ketorolac tromethamine & other NSAIDs. History of PUD or GI bleeding, asthma. Suspected or confirmed cerebrovascular bleeding, hemorrhagic diatheses including coagulation disorders. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn <16 yr.