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ketorolac

Side Effects

List ketorolac side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with ketorolac:

Common side effects of ketorolac:

  • Visible Water RetentionSevere
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Irritation of the Inside of the NoseLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of ketorolac:

  • HemorrhageSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Inflammation of Skin caused by an AllergySevere
  • ItchingSevere
  • Painful, Red or Swollen MouthSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
  • GasLess Severe
  • HeartburnLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Ringing in the EarsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Rare side effects of ketorolac:

  • A Rupture in the Wall of the Stomach or IntestineSevere
  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • Acute Peptic Ulcer with BleedingSevere
  • Acute Peptic Ulcer with Puncture, Tear or HoleSevere
  • AnemiaSevere
  • AsthmaSevere
  • AzotemiaSevere
  • Black Tarry StoolsSevere
  • Bleeding from WoundSevere
  • Bleeding of the Stomach or IntestinesSevere
  • Blood coming from AnusSevere
  • Bloody UrineSevere
  • BronchospasmSevere
  • Burning StomachSevere
  • Chest PainSevere
  • Chronic Heart FailureSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • Feeling FaintSevere
  • Fluid in the LungsSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • HallucinationSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • Increased Eosinophils in the BloodSevere
  • InfectionSevere
  • Inflammation of the EsophagusSevere
  • Kidney DamageSevere
  • Kidney FailureSevere
  • Kidney InflammationSevere
  • Kidney Problems Causing a Decreased Amount of Urine to be PassedSevere
  • Large Purple or Brown Skin BlotchesSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • NosebleedSevere
  • Pain in the Area of the AbdomenSevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Skin Rash with SloughingSevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • Stomach or Intestinal UlcerSevere
  • StrokeSevere
  • Sudden Worsening of Ulcerative ColitisSevere
  • Swollen TongueSevere
  • Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • Ulcer from Stomach AcidSevere
  • Vocal Cord SwellingSevere
  • Water RetentionSevere
  • Yellowing of Skin or Eyes from Liver ProblemsSevere
  • BurpingLess Severe
  • DepressionLess Severe
  • Excessive ThirstLess Severe
  • Fast HeartbeatLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Hair LossLess Severe
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingLess Severe
  • Hemorrhage of Blood Under the SkinLess Severe
  • Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
  • Loss of Skin ColorLess Severe
  • NervousLess Severe

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