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||BRAND NAME : Acular
CHEMICAL CONTENTS: Ketorolac Tromethamine
Acular relieves the itchy eyes brought on by seasonal allergies. Doctors also prescribe it to reduce inflammation after cataracts have been removed from the eyes. A preservative-free formulation (Acular PF) is used to reduce pain and light-sensitivity following operations to correct vision. Acular belongs to the class of medications called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.
The usual dose is 1 drop 4 times a day.
Acular Contraindications :
If you've ever had an allergic reaction to the active ingredient ketorolac (found in the painkiller Toradol ), you should not use Acular.
Acular Side Effects:
More common side effects may include : Temporary stinging and burning when the drops are applied.
There is no information on Acular overdose. However, any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose, seek medical attention immediately.
Acular Missed dose:
Apply the forgotten dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the one you missed and return to your regular schedule. Do not apply two doses at once.
Store Acular at room temperature. Protect from light.
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