Common questions How do you administer Toradol?

How do you administer Toradol?

How do you administer Toradol?

This medication is given by injection into a muscle or vein as directed by your doctor. It may be given as a one-time dose or given on a regular schedule. If given on a regular schedule, it is usually injected every 6 hours as needed, or as directed by your doctor. This drug must not be injected into the spine.

What is 10 mg of Toradol used for?

Toradol (ketorolac tromethamine) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is used to treat moderately severe pain and inflammation, usually after surgery. Toradol works by blocking the production of prostaglandins, compounds that cause pain, fever, and inflammation.

How much Toradol can I take in 24 hours?

For oral dosage form (tablets): For pain: Adults (patients 16 years of age and older)—One 10-milligram (mg) tablet four times a day, four to six hours apart. Some people may be directed to take two tablets for the first dose only.

What is the dosage of Toradol 10mg?

Toradol Dosage. Generic name: ketorolac tromethamine 10mg Dosage form: tablet, film coated Medically reviewed on April 5, 2018.

When to take ketorolac tromethamine and Toradol?

Patients age ≥65, renally impaired, and/or weight<50 kg (110 lbs): 10 mg PO once followed by 10 mg q4-6 hours prn not >40 mg/day Total duration of treatment in adult patients: the combined duration of use of IV or IM dosing of ketorolac tromethamine and TORADOL ORAL is not to exceed 5 days.

What are the side effects of Toradol IM intramuscular?

Dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. To reduce your risk of stomach bleeding and other side effects, use this medication at the lowest effective dose for the shortest possible time.

How much does Toradol cost at GoodRx pharmacy?

Toradol is available as a generic, ketorolac, so it is inexpensive. Here are the GoodRx prices for available forms of ketorolac: 1 vial of ketorolac (1 ml of 30 mg/ml): $2.67. 20 tablets of ketorolac (10 mg): $16.51.