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what happens if someone was given ketorolac tromethamine mixed with ephedrine sulfate and phenalephrine hcl via needle?

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Dr. Robert Fietsam
Thoracic Surgery 35 years experience
Pain relief, HR up: Ketorolac (Toradol), is a strong NSAID (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory), ephedrine (ephedrine sulfate) is like adrenaline, and phenylephrine is a vasoconstrictor. So... the toreador will reduce pain, the the other two, at high enough doses, will increase the heart rate, or just vasoconstrictor and reduce bleeding.

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