ACUVAIL

Brand name authorized in: Canada Singapore United States

Active ingredients

The drug ACUVAIL contains one active pharmaceutical ingredient (API):

1 Ketorolac
UNII 4EVE5946BQ - KETOROLAC TROMETHAMINE

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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Medicine classification

This drug has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification system as follows:

ATC code
Group title
Classification
Ketorolac
S Sensory organs → S01 Ophthalmologicals → S01B Antiinflammatory agents → S01BC Antiinflammatory agents, non-steroids
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Medication package inserts

Below package inserts are available for further reading:

Title
Type
Country
Structured product labeling (SPL/PLR)
US

Unique identifiers

This drug has been assigned below unique identifiers within the countries it is being marketed:

Country
Identification scheme
Identifier(s)
CA
Health Products and Food Branch
Identifier(s): 02369362
SG
Health Sciences Authority
Identifier(s): 14259P
US
FDA, National Drug Code
Identifier(s): 0023-3507