ATC Group: S01BC05 Ketorolac

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

Hierarchical position in ATC classification

Level
Code
Title
1
Sensory organs
2
Ophthalmologicals
3
Antiinflammatory agents
4
Antiinflammatory agents, non-steroids
5
S01BC05
Ketorolac

Active ingredients

Active Ingredient
Description

Ketorolac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent demonstrating analgesic and anti-inflammatory activity. Ketorolac inhibits the cyclo-oxygenase enzyme essential for biosynthesis of prostaglandins. Ketorolac has been shown to reduce prostaglandin levels in the aqueous humour after topical ophthalmic administration.

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Related product monographs

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Type
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Summary of Product Characteristics (SPC)
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Structured Product Labeling (SPL/PLR)
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