Acular Ls Generic Name & Formulations
Ketorolac tromethamine 0.4%; oph soln; contains benzalkonium chloride.
Acular Ls Indications
Ocular pain and burning/stinging after corneal refractive surgery.
Acular Ls Dosage and Administration
Adults and Children
<3yrs: not established. ≥3yrs: 1 drop 4 times daily as needed for up to 4 days post-op.
Acular Ls Contraindications
Acular Ls Boxed Warnings
Acular Ls Warnings/Precautions
Do not administer while wearing contacts. Risk of contamination (avoid contact with tip of the bottle). Bleeding tendencies. Complicated or repeat ocular surgeries. Corneal defects/denervation. Ocular surface diseases. Diabetes. Rheumatoid arthritis. May delay wound healing. Monitor cornea; discontinue immediately if corneal epithelial breakdown occurs. Hypersensitivity to aspirin. History of asthma. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
Acular Ls Pharmacokinetics
Acular Ls Interactions
Concomitant topical steroids may increase risk of healing problems. May potentiate oral anticoagulants.
Acular Ls Adverse Reactions
Transient stinging/burning, conjunctival hyperemia, corneal infiltrates, headache, ocular edema, ocular pain; ocular inflammation/irritation, superficial keratitis or infections, allergic reactions, increased ocular bleeding (including hyphemas).
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Acular Ls Note
Acular Ls Patient Counseling