How is renal colic treated in nephrolithiasis?

Updated: Jun 21, 2018
  • Author: Chirag N Dave, MD; Chief Editor: Bradley Fields Schwartz, DO, FACS  more...
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IV hydration

NSAIDS (eg, ketorolac, ketorolac intranasal, ibuprofen)

Nonnarcotic analgesics (eg, APAP)

PO/IV narcotic analgesics (eg, codeine, morphine sulfate, oxycodone/APAP, hydrocodone/APAP, dilaudid, fentanyl)

Alpha blockers (eg, tamsulosin, terazosin)

Antiemetics (eg, metoclopramide, ondansetron)

Antibiotics (eg, ampicillin, gentamicin, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin, ofloxacin)


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