What is Ketorolac Opthalmic?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Acular


Ketorolac ophthalmic is in a class of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. It reduces pain and inflammation in the eyes and is used to relieve itching and inflammation of the eyes caused by allergic reactions.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Blurry vision 1 0
Burning sensation in eyes 1 0
Cataracts 1 1
Inflammation in interior of eye (pars planitis) 1 0
Itchy around eyes 1 0
Keratoconus 1 0

Show all 7 reasons taken

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Ketorolac Opthalmic

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently taking Ketorolac Opthalmic

Dosage Patients
0.5 % three times daily 1
0.4 % four times daily 1
4 daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Ketorolac Opthalmic

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Ketorolac Opthalmic


Currently taking Ketorolac Opthalmic

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 1
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking Ketorolac Opthalmic

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Ketorolac Opthalmic.