A 31-year-old female asked:
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been using ketorolac to manage pain due to a fractured tailbone for the last 5 days. suggestions on what to use now? can i take nsaids daily?

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Dr. Matthew Kozminski
15 years experience Neurology
Yes/No: Ketorolac is a very effective and very potent NSAID, but if used long term and frequently, it can he harsh on your kidneys. I would use only as directed by your physician.
Answered on Apr 19, 2017

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