Ketorolac Nasal Spray
Important Information for Your Healthcare ProviderYou should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using this medication if you have:
- Congestive heart failure or other heart or circulatory problems
- High blood pressure (hypertension) or are taking medication to treat high blood pressure
- Liver disease, such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, or liver failure
- Kidney disease or kidney failure
- Dehydration, which occurs when you lose a large amount of fluids, such as when you experience vomiting or diarrhea
- Bleeding problems, or are taking medicine that decreases your blood's ability to clot
- Inflammatory bowel disease, such as ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease, or a history of these conditions
- Stomach ulcers, stomach bleeding, or a history of these conditions
- An allergic reaction to aspirin, another NSAID, or ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA)
- Plans for surgery
- A pattern of frequent alcohol use or currently smoke
- Any allergies, including allergies to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Sprix and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Sprix and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, any other NSAIDs, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Ketorolac Nasal Spray to learn more, including information on who should not use the drug.)