Phenylephrine/ketorolac (Into the eye)
Ketorolac (kee-toe-ROLE-ak), Phenylephrine (fen-il-EF-rin)
Used during eye surgery to prevent constriction of the pupils and to reduce pain afterwards.
OmidriaThere may be other brand names for this medicine.
When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:This medicine is not right for everyone. You should not receive this medicine if you had an allergic reaction to ketorolac or phenylephrine.
How to Use This Medicine:
- Your eye doctor will give you this medicine in a hospital. This medicine is placed into your eye along with other medicines.
Drugs and Foods to Avoid:
Warnings While Using This Medicine:
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have asthma or an allergy to aspirin or NSAIDs.
- This medicine may raise the blood pressure.
- Your doctor will check your progress and the effects of this medicine at regular visits. Keep all appointments.
Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine:
Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
- Red, sore eyes
- Vision changes
If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
- Feeling of having something in the eye
- Sensitivity to light
If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor
Last Updated: 1/4/2018