Dosing of Ketorolac in the Emergency Department

  • End date
    Aug 1, 2025
  • participants needed
  • sponsor
    University of Missouri-Columbia
Updated on 23 May 2022


The optimal dose of ketorolac in the Emergency Department setting is no clear. We will compare 3 doses to determine the optimal dose.


Patients from 4 groups will be treated with 3 different doses of ketorolac. The groups are 1. headache 2. abdominal pain 3. musculo-skeletal pain 4. viral syndrome. The doses will be 0, 10, 30mgs of ketorolac to clarify the placebo effect and the optimal dosage as a function of condition.

Condition Acute Pain
Treatment ketorolac
Clinical Study IdentifierNCT03464461
SponsorUniversity of Missouri-Columbia
Last Modified on23 May 2022


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