Ket

Manufactured by: East West Pharma

Contains / Salt: Ketorolac (10 mg)

Prescription Required

152 people have bought this recently

Ket

Manufactured by: East West Pharma

Contains / Salt: Ketorolac (10 mg)

Prescription Required

152 people have bought this recently

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Ket Information

Ket is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Tablet, Drops. It is primarily used for the treatment of Pain. Ket also has some secondary and off-label uses. These are listed below.

The optimal dosage of Ket is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

The most common side effects of Ket are Weight gain. While these are the most often observed Ket side effects, there are can be others also. These have been listed below. These side effects of Ket are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

It is also important to note that Ket has a Severe effect for pregnant women and Severe effect on lactating mothers. Further, the section on Ket related warnings talks about Ket's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Individuals suffering from medical conditions like Asthma, Skin Rash, Edema must refrain from the use of Ket since this can cause severe adverse effects. The section on Ket contraindications lists all such conditions.

Besides this, Ket may also have severe interaction with some medicines. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

In addition to the above precautions for Ket, it is important to know that it is safe while driving, and is habit-forming.

  1. Ket Benefits & Uses
  2. Ket Dosage & How to Take
  3. Ket Side Effects
  4. Ket Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Ket with Other Drugs
  6. Ket Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Ket
  8. Ket Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Ket Benefits & Uses

Ket is used to treat the following -

  1. Headache
  2. Joint Pain
  3. Muscle Pain
  4. Toothache
  5. Body Pain
  6. Leg Pain
  7. Neck Pain
  8. Eye Allergies
  9. Swollen Eyes
  10. Pain Primary
  11. Eye Disorders
  12. Eye Infections
  13. Watery Eyes
  14. Eye Pain

Ket Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Ket

Ketorolac

Ket Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Ket is used -

  1. Abdominal Pain Mild
  2. Constipation Moderate
  3. Diarrhoea
  4. Epigastric Pain
  5. Flatulence Mild
  6. Nausea or vomiting
  7. Indigestion Mild
  8. Weight gain
  9. Skin Rash Mild
  10. Swelling
  11. Mouth ulcer Moderate
  12. Headache Mild
  13. Edema Moderate

Ket Related Warnings

Is the use of Ket safe for pregnant women?

Ket can cause severe side effects if taken during pregnancy, so, pregnant women should talk to their doctor before taking it.

Severe

Is the use of Ket safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding, may experience serious side effects after taking Ket. So it is adviced to consult the doctor before using it.

Severe

What is the effect of Ket on the Kidneys?

Kidney can be affected by Ket. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Ket on the Liver?

The liver can be affected by Ket. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart Ket only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Ket on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Ket on the heart have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Ket with Other Drugs

Ket should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Ket Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Ket unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Bleeding
  2. Asthma
  3. Skin Rash
  4. Edema
  5. Kidney Disease
  6. Anemia
  7. Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  8. Heart Disease
  9. Liver Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Ket

Is this Ket habit forming or addictive?

Ket is not addictive in nature.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, it is safe to do these activities or work after taking Ket as it does not make you drowsy.

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Ket only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Ket is not used to treat mental disorders.

No

Ket Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Ket

Information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Ket, due to a lack of research on this.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Ket

Taking alcohol with Ket can be dangerous.

Severe

Ket FAQs

Question about 2 years ago

How to take Ket?

Dr. Kumawat Vijay Kumar MBBS , General Physician

Ket is available as an injection and as a tablet. Your doctor may give you the intravenous or intramuscular injection of Ketdepends on the severity of disease and patient condition. Tablet is to be taken by the oral route. It is important to take the tablet at the same time every day so that you do not forget the dose. Take the tablet with food or an antacid to prevent or lessen stomach upset. Please follow the instructions of your doctor completely while taking Ket.

Question almost 2 years ago

Does Ket cause drowsiness?

Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Ket causes drowsiness or sleepiness. It is a common side effect of this drug. Activities such as driving and operating heavy machinery should be avoided after taking this Ket to prevent accidents and injuries as Ket causes drowsiness.

Question about 2 years ago

What is Ket?

Aakash Shah MBBS, MBBS , General Physician

Ket is a brand name for ketorolac. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of medication called NSAID (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug). It is available in the form of an injection and tablet. It has antipyretic, analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties. It is a short-acting and potent drug used for the management of moderately severe pain and inflammation.

Question over 1 year ago

How long can I take Ket?

Dr. Saurabh Dhamdhere MBBS , Orthopedics

Ket is a potent, short-acting non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug. It is extremely important that you follow the instructions of your doctor completely and do not take any extra doses or take it for a longer period of time as that might result in some side effects.

Question over 1 year ago

Can Ket cause gastrointestinal complications?

Dr. Kumawat Vijay Kumar MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Ket can cause gastrointestinal complications. It can cause bleeding, peptic ulcers and perforation of the stomach and intestine which can get very dangerous. Ket is contraindicated in people with a history of peptic ulcer and bleeding. This risk is even higher in the elderly population. 

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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