It comes as a tablet to be taken by mouth. It is usually taken every 4 to 6 hours on a schedule or as needed for pain. It also comes as eye drops to instill into the affected eyes, as directed by your physician.
How it works
Ketorolac tromethamine blocks chemicals that cause pain and swelling.
Common side effects
Headache. Belly pain. Upset stomach or throwing up. Many small meals, good mouth care, sucking hard, sugar-free candy, or chewing sugar-free gum may help. Loose stools (diarrhea).