Toradol relates to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs of the first generation, therefore, affects the synthesis of prostaglandins and has a very strong depressing effect. For this reason, the long take of the pills is impossible. If this rule is not followed, it increases the risk of various complications. For example, the drug can provoke a delay in the onset of labour or cause erosive and ulcerative lesions of the stomach.

Indications for use

Toradol tablets are used for relief of intense pain that occurs when acute inflammatory processes in the spine and joints – pain, spondylitis, arthritis. Gynecologists prescribe this drug for women with dysmenorrhea – severe menstrual pains. The indications for the use of this medication are to relieve the strong pain syndrome with various injuries and in the postoperative period. Often the drug is used for pain associated with neuralgia, inflammation of the middle ear (otitis media), as well as to eliminate toothache.


Often one pill of Toradol (10 milligrams) allows you to remove the pain and alleviate the condition. But it is not always the case, so you have to re-take the drug. It all depends on the severity of the pain syndrome. In any case, it is prohibited to take more than 4 tablets a day for longer than 5 days.

Drug contraindications

As any NSAIDs, pills of Toradol have many contraindications. It is not recommended to take this medicine for bronchial asthma, violations of the volume of circulating blood (hypovolaemia), dehydration (dehydration), individual intolerance of its components. You should refuse to accept this analgesic for impaired renal function and liver, poor blood clotting, gastric ulcer and duodenal ulcer. The drug is contradicted to children and adolescents up to 16 years of age and women during pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding a child.

Side effects

Pills of Toradol can cause such adverse symptoms as swelling, increased sweating, dyspepsia (bloating, nausea, vomiting), enlarged liver, frequent urination. There are known cases of violation of the functioning of the pancreas, a sharp increase in blood pressure, allergic reactions. Sometimes after taking the drug, there are dizziness, irritability, hallucinations, ringing in the ears.