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Omidria Side Effects

Generic Name: ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic

Note: This page contains side effects data for the generic drug ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic. It is possible that some of the dosage forms included below may not apply to the brand name Omidria.

For the Consumer

Applies to ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic: ophthalmic solution

As well as its needed effects, ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic may cause unwanted side effects that require medical attention.

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

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

If any of the following symptoms of overdose occur while taking ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic, get emergency help immediately:

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

Minor Side Effects

Some ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic side effects may not need any medical attention. As your body gets used to the medicine these side effects may disappear. Your health care professional may be able to help you prevent or reduce these side effects, but do check with them if any of the following side effects continue, or if you are concerned about them:

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

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to ketorolac / phenylephrine ophthalmic: intraocular solution


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]


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

It is possible that some side effects of Omidria may not have been reported. These can be reported to the FDA here. Always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice.

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