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Ketorolac

  • By Nancy Harris Bonk Moderator

    HI mintwolf,

    Thank you for your question and being here with us!

    Ketorolac is a non-steroidal anti-Inflammatory drug (NSAID) that treats pain and can be prescribed by a doctor.

    Nancy

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  • By mintwolf

    That’s what I thought. I have been taking Ketorolac for my migraines for quite a while now. I only take a 10mg tablet when OTC products, such as Tylenol or Advil don’t work. I don’t take them very often, and 20 can last me for months. I just moved to a very remote area, where I would have to travel 40 miles to get a shot, should a migraine occur, and I have nothing to take for them. When they get that bad, I cannot, or should not drive anywhere at that point. I cannot take imitrex, and this seems to be the only thing that works for me in an emergency situation. The local PA ( which is all we have here ), will not give me a refill on this med. I was told I needed to make an appointment with a neurologist to get it. I think that is ridiculous given my situation. Looks like I will have to find a Dr. out of the area?

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