Ketorol Dt

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By Medicover Hospitals / 06 march 2021
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What is Ketorol Dt?

  • Ketorol-DT tablet is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug. It's used to treat extreme pain in a short term period, such as post-operative pain, joint pain, and muscle aches. The Ketorol-DT tablet is not prescribed for long-term use or to relieve minor pain. Ketorolac is the active ingredient in Ketorol-DT tablets. If you are allergic to it you can have stomach or intestinal ulcers, asthma, liver or kidney disorders. It should also not be used as a preventive measure before any major surgery to relieve discomfort afterwards and during labour or childbirth. Take Ketorol-DT tablet as advised by your doctor, in doses and for the length of time specified.
    1. Ketorol Dt Uses
    2. Ketorol Dt Side effects
    3. Precautions
    4. Dosage
    5. Warnings
    6. Storage
    7. Ketorol-DT vs Ultracet
    8. Frequently Asked Questions
    9. Citations

    Ketorol Dt Uses:

  • Ketorol-DT Tablet is used to treat mild to extreme pain in the short term period. It works to reduce discomfort, swelling, and fever. It should not be used to treat moderate or long-term pain. Ketorol 10 mg Tablet DT is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug used to treat mild to extreme pain in the short term. Patients with serious kidney damage should not take this medication. It works by preventing the development of certain natural substances that cause inflammation in your body. This leads to a reduction of swelling, pain, and fever. Ketorolac should not be used to treat mild or chronic pain (such as arthritis).
  • Ketorol Dt Side effects:

  • Some of the common side effects of Ketorol-DT are:
    •   Vomiting
    •   Stomach Pain
    •   Nausea
    •   Indigestion
    •   Diarrhea
    •   Heartburn
    •   Loss of appetite
  • Some of the serious side effects of Ketorol-DT are:
    •   Stomach ulcer
    •   Bleeding
    •   Skin allergies
    •   Mouth Ulcers
    •   Sudden weight gain
    •   Drowsiness
  • Ketorol-DT can cause some serious side effects. Avoid using the medicine if you feel any adverse effects and contact your doctor immediately. The doctor might change the prescribed dose or medicine looking at your side effects.
  • Precautions:

  • Before taking Ketorol-DT talk with your doctor if you’re allergic to it or any other medications. The product may contain some inactive ingredients which can cause some serious allergic reactions or some other serious problems. Before taking Ketorol-DT talk with your doctor if you are having any medical history such as Asthma, Bleeding or clotting problems, blood disorders, heart disease, high blood pressure, liver disease, growth in the nose and intestinal problems.
  • How to take Ketorol-DT?

  • Take this drug by mouth with a full glass of water (8 ounces or 240 millilitres) every 4 to 6 hours, or as prescribed by your doctor. After taking this medication, do not lie down for at least 10 minutes. Take this drug with food, milk, or an antacid if you have a stomach upset while taking it. Dosage is determined by your medical condition and treatment reaction. Take this drug at the lowest effective dosage for the shortest time possible to reduce the risk of stomach bleeding and other side effects. Increase the dose, take it more often, and don't take it for more than 5 days.
  • If you're still in pain after 5 days, speak with your doctor about other options. In a 24-hour cycle, do not exceed 40 milligrammes. If you're taking this medicine "as required" (not on a daily basis), keep in mind that pain relievers function better when taken as soon as the first signs of pain appear. The drug can not function as well if you wait until the pain has intensified.
  • Missed Dose

  • As soon as you remember, take the missing dose. If it’s time for the next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not take a double dose to compensate for a missed dose.
  • Overdose

  • Lack of stamina, drowsiness, nausea, vomiting, and upper abdominal pain are all signs of an overdose. If you think you've taken too much, call your doctor right away. Overdosing on Ketorol-DT tablet can result in severe side effects such as stomach and intestine bleeding, kidney failure, and respiratory depression.
  • Warnings for some Serious Health Conditions

  • Kidney
  • In patients with kidney disease, Ketorol-DT Tablet should be used with caution. Ketorol-DT Tablet dosage will need to be adjusted. Ketorol-DT Tablet should not be used by patients who have serious kidney disease.
  • Liver
  • In patients with liver disease, Ketorol-DT Tablet should be used with caution. Ketorol-DT Tablet dosage will need to be adjusted. Please seek medical advice. Patients with serious liver disease or active liver disease should not take Ketorol-DT Tablet. If you experience any signs or symptoms of jaundice when taking this medication, contact your doctor.
  • Pregnancy
  • Usage of Ketorol-DT Tablet during pregnancy can be dangerous. Animal tests have shown adverse effects on the developing infant, despite the lack of human studies. Before prescribing it to you, the doctor can consider the advantages as well as any possible risks. Please seek medical advice.
  • Breastfeeding
  • During breastfeeding, Ketorol-DT Tablet should be used with caution. The medication can pass into breast milk and can cause some serious problems to the infants.
  • Storage

  • Direct contact with heat, air and light may damage your medicines. Exposure to medicine may cause some harmful effects. The medicine must be kept in a safe place and out of children’s reach. Mainly the drug should be kept at room temperature between 68ºF and 77ºF (20ºC and 25ºC).
  • Ketorol-DT vs Ultracet

    Ketorol-DT
    Ultracet
    Ketorol-DT tablet is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug. It's used to treat extreme pain in the short term, such as post-operative pain, joint pain, and muscle aches. Ultracet Tablet is a combination drug that is used to relieve mild to extreme pain caused by headaches, fevers, and other illnesses.
    Ketorol-DT Tablet is used to treat mild to extreme pain in the short term. It works to reduce discomfort, swelling, and fever. It should not be used to treat moderate or long-term pain. Ultracet Tablet is a narcotic pain reliever. It's used to treat muscle aches, back pain, joint pain, menstrual cramps, and toothaches, among other things.
    Some of the common side effects of Ketorol-DT are:
    • -Vomiting
    • -Stomach Pain
    • -Nausea
    • -Indigestion
    • -Diarrhea
    • -Heartburn
    Some of the common side effects of Ultracet are:
    • -Nervousness
    • -Anxiety
    • -Dizziness
    • -Headache
    • -Blurred vision

    Frequently Asked Questions:

    Ketorol-DT Tablet is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medication (NSAID). It's used to relieve discomfort, inflammation, and swelling in joints and muscles for a brief period of time. It functions by preventing chemical messengers in the brain from signalling that we are in pain.
    Take this drug by mouth with a full glass of water (8 ounces or 240 millilitres) every 4 to 6 hours, or as prescribed by your doctor. After taking this medication, do not lay down for at least 10 minutes. Take this drug with food, milk, or an antacid if you have stomach upset while taking it.
    Ibuprofen and Ketorol-DT are both pain relievers. It's not a good idea to take two pain relievers at the same time because it can raise the risk of bleeding and ulcers.
    Some of the common side effects of Ketorol-DT are:
    • -Vomiting
    • -Stomach Pain
    • -Nausea
    • -Indigestion
    • -Diarrhea
    • -Heartburn

    Citations:

  • Ketorol-DT, https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-981-13-9330-3_13
  • Ketorol-DT side effects , https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1517/17425240903116006