Acular

(Ketorolac Eye Drops)

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Relieves eye pain and irritation.

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Our bottom line

Acular (Ketorolac Eye Drops) are a good choice, especially if you're recovering from eye surgery.

Quick facts about Acular
  • Drug class: Ophthalmic
  • Rx status: Prescription only
  • Generic status: Lower-cost generic available (ketorolac eye drops)
Prices and discounts
Lowest price for 1 30-single-use-vials-of-0.45%25 cartons
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$291.83

Upsides

  • Acular (Ketorolac Eye Drops) don't affect the pressure inside of your eye.
  • Side effects shouldn't last more than a few minutes.
  • The medication isn't absorbed into the rest of your body, so its effects are limited to the eye.
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Downsides

  • If there's a scratch or cut on your eye, Acular (Ketorolac Eye Drops) will slow down the healing process.
  • Can't be used in children 3 years or younger.
  • The most frequent side effects are stinging and burning.
How it works

Acular (Ketorolac Eye Drops) are nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory eye drops. They stop your body from making chemicals that cause inflammation and pain in your eye.

Quick facts about Acular
  • Drug class: Ophthalmic
  • Rx status: Prescription only
  • Generic status: Lower-cost generic available (ketorolac eye drops)

Used for

  • Eye pain
  • Cataract surgery
  • Allergic conjunctivitis

Dosage forms

  • Eye drops
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Side effect rates for Acular (Ketorolac Eye Drops)

From clinical trials of Acular / Reduce ocular pain and burning/stinging after corneal refractive surgery
  • Conjunctival hyperemia
  • Corneal infiltrates
  • Headache
  • Ocular edema
  • Ocular pain

Common concerns from people taking Acular (Ketorolac Eye Drops)

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