Was toradol injection safe 15 minutes after oxycodone?

Ask the Clinician Health Pro March 18, 2013
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    I took a oxycodone 5mg and 15 min later was given a toradol shot. Is this safe? Amy.
             

     

    Full Answer:

    Dear Amy;

     

    There are no significant interactions between these two medications to make the combination unsafe.

     

    That said, it doesn't mean they're safe for you. It depends on more than those two medications. It also depends on all other medications you're taking and any medical issues you may have. Hopefully, you remembered to tell the doctor who ordered the Toradol about the oxycodone, and he or she considered that before ordering the Toradol.

     

    Good luck,
    John Claude Krusz and Teri Robert

     

     

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