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Liquid ibuprophen: In the class of anti-inflammatory medications, it may be injected into a vein or muscle by health professionals in an attempt to provide faster pain relief. Bottom line: oral dosing is just as timely, & effective (and far less costly). Also, not that one dose will cause any problems, chronic use of these kinds (oral anti-inflammatories) cause significant morbidity and mortality. Avoid if possible. ...Read more
Affects Bleeding: Shouldn't take toradol for more than 5 days. In other words it is only a very short term med. There is a much higher chance of bleeding into the brain or even the spinal column or GI hemorrhage. Ironically there is a higher chance of stroke or heart attack and shouldn't be used after CABG surgery. As an nsaid, there can be damage to the kidney function as well. There are a number of alternatives. ...Read more
Yes, you can: There is no drug interactions between these drugs. However, before taking any new medicine, always ask your doctor. ...Read more
Death: You know on tv when the drug commercial says a side effect of the drug may be death? In toradol's case that reality is just too real and too common. ...Read more
Possibly: This can happen. If the pain is still present after 72 hours, let your family doctor know. ...Read more
BP: As long as there are no symptoms then this BP is within normal and desirable ...Read more
Pain: You see a Dentist. Any bleeding, swelling, or as in your case pain, should be immediately investigated. Something is very wrong. Pain may come and go, but cause will not magically disappear. Please see your Dentist ASAP for differential diagnosis from which appropriate treatment can be developed. ...Read more
Was given a Toradol injection today. WOW no more headache, crying, and confused thinking. When does it wear off?
Shortly: These injections can last a few hours to a few days. So if you are still benefitting it would be a great idea to see a Neurologist to have a thorough evaluation. Also they may be able to find an excellent regimen for you as well. Ideally their workup will yield a reversible cause. Keep me posred. ...Read more
I received benzonatate and what I believe was toradol at er today between 5-7pm can I take nyquil now and be ok? 1am
Nyquil: It should be okay to take the Nyquil at this time. ...Read more
I had a shot of toradol today for shoulder pain. How soon can I take the mobic (meloxicam) my Dr. Prescribed. The pain is back!!!
1st round ivig yesterday have SEVERE ha now. Went to ER did blood normal gave fluids and toradol nothing's helping. Said has to take course. Scared?
Contact your Doctor: The ER is not in any way a place t get health care when you are having a complication from a treatment. They have cleared you for any life threatening problems. But, the rule is that you must contact the physician caring for you now. You must communicate your problem or symptoms or questions to them. It sounds like you should do this today. ...Read more
I can take toradol injection. By 2nd day into taking tablets wrists & palms swell, itch, & break out in hives. Why can I taken one but not the other?
See below: Likely due to inactive ingredient in tablet. ...Read more
Not a good idea: Your are looking at complications. Do not use 2 different anti inflammatory medications on the same day. It is bad for your stomach, and kidneys also. ...Read more
I was given a Toradol injection in my IV at the emergency room at 3:30pm. Can I have alcohol now? It's 10:30pm.
If I have severe back pain and an injection of Toradol is recommended, where will/should the injection be given?
Anywhere,: Usually, it is administered in the arm or the buttock. ...Read more
Had a toradol shot around 7 pm last night for a migraine... migraine is still here can I now take Excedrin migraine?
I've been smelling gasoline that nobody else can smell. I got a shot of toradol smell went away came back 3 hours later. Excedrin helps 3 hours.
Odd side effect: What was the pain that led to the injection? The smell could be a side effect. Discuss w/ the Dr. I suppose you'd know if you are a person w/ very sensitive ability to detect vapors but if you believe it is not real, talk w/ Dr. If you think it is real - call your town or utility to report a possible leak. ...Read more
I was given a shot of toradol at noon today for pain and inflammation and the pain is back. Is it safe to take a hydrocodon almost 8 hours later?
I went to the er, was given a shot of toradol. It helped, no side effects! Is there anything I can take long term that has the same effect? Plz help.
Need pain management: Pain management is becoming more and more important as we learn about the various options and treatments for chronic pain. Good centers have a multi-disciplinary approach. Toradol does come in an oral form as well and may be an option as part of a well managed regimen. Best wishes. ...Read more