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Omidria Side Effects

Generic Name: ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic

Note: This document contains side effect information about ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Omidria.

For the Consumer

Applies to ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic: ophthalmic solution

Along with its needed effects, ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic:

More common
  • Decreased vision or other changes in vision
  • loss of vision

Get emergency help immediately if any of the following symptoms of overdose occur while taking ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic:

Symptoms of overdose
  • Fainting
  • fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse
  • fear or nervousness
  • headache
  • nausea
  • vomiting

Some side effects of ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

Less common
  • Feeling of having something in the eye
  • red, sore eyes

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic: intraocular solution

Ocular

Very common (10% or more): Anterior chamber inflammation (24%)
Common (1% to 10%): Increased intraocular pressure, posterior capsule opacification, eye irritation, foreign body sensation in the eyes[Ref]

References

1. "Product Information. Omidria (ketorolac-phenylephrine ophthalmic)." Omeros Corporation, Seattle, WA.

Some side effects of Omidria may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.

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