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Acular (Ketorolac Tromethamine Ophthalmic) - Indications and Dosage

 
 



INDICATIONS AND USAGE

ACULAR® ophthalmic solution is indicated for the temporary relief of ocular itching due to seasonal allergic conjunctivitis. ACULAR® ophthalmic solution is also indicated for the treatment of postoperative inflammation in patients who have undergone cataract extraction.

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

The recommended dose of ACULAR® ophthalmic solution is one drop (0.25 mg) four times a day for relief of ocular itching due to seasonal allergic conjunctivitis.

For the treatment of postoperative inflammation in patients who have undergone cataract extraction, one drop of ACULAR® ophthalmic solution should be applied to the affected eye(s) four times daily beginning 24 hours after cataract surgery and continuing through the first 2 weeks of the postoperative period.

ACULAR® ophthalmic solution has been safely administered in conjunction with other ophthalmic medications such as antibiotics, beta blockers, carbonic anhydrase inhibitors, cycloplegics, and mydriatics.

HOW SUPPLIED

ACULAR® (ketorolac tromethamine ophthalmic solution) is supplied sterile in opaque white LDPE plastic bottles with white droppers with gray high impact polystyrene (HIPS) caps as follows:

  •  3mL in 5mL bottle - NDC 0023-2181-03
  •  5mL in 10mL bottle - NDC 0023-2181-05
  •  10mL in 10mL bottle - NDC 0023-2181-10

Store at 15°C - 25°C (59°F- 77°F) with protection from light.

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© 2004 Allergan, Inc.

Irvine, CA 92612, U.S.A.

ACULAR® (a registered trademark of Roche Palo Alto L.L.C.) is manufactured and distributed by Allergan under license from its developer, Roche Palo Alto L.L.C., Palo Alto, California, U.S.A.

® Marks owned by Allergan, Inc.

U.S. Pat. 5,110,493

8344X
71590US11P

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