Drug Information


     


  











Indication
& Dosage


 

Oral

ALLERGIC DISORDERS INCLUDING RHINITIS, CONJUNCTIVITIS. ATOPIC
DERMATITIS, URTICARIA, FOOD ALLERGY:
1-2mg b.i.d. with food.

Children
over 2 yrs: 1mg once or twice daily with food. Children under 2 yrs: Not
recommended.


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Action




Actions include inhibition of mediator release from mast cells and other
sources, inhibition of the actions of mediators such as platelet
activating factor (PAFm bronchoconstriction, eosinophilia), and
leukotrienes (SRS-A, bronchoconstriction), and strong H1 receptor
blocking action.

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Interaction

 

Sedative, Hypnotics & Alcohol : May potentiate the effects of these
agents, leading to CNS  depression.

Oral antidiabetics: Avoid as fall in thrombocyte count reported.

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Adverse Effect
& Precautions





Drowsiness, dry mouth, slight
dizziness, CNS stimulation, weight gain also reported.



Precaution: Previous antiasthmatic treatment should be continued for a
minimum of 2 weeks after initiation of ketotifen treatment.



Pregnancy: Use with
caution

Breast Feeding: Use with caution

Man: May be used.

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Brands
available in market


 































AIRYFEN

Panacea
TAB 1mg 10×10 10.50
SYRUP 1mg/5ml 100ml 40.00
ASTHAFEN

Torrent
TAB 1mg 10 12.90
SYRUP 1mg/5ml 60ml 34.50
KETASMA

Sun Pharma
TAB 1mg 10 13.20
KETOTIF

Kopran
TAB 1mg 10 11.20
SYRUP 1mg/5ml 60ml 23.00
KETOVENT

Intas
TAB 1mg 10 14.00
PRIVENT

Micro Labs
DIS TAB 1mg 10 14.80
STAFEN

Unisearch
TAB 1mg 10 11.95
SYRUP 0.2mg/ml 100ml 39.00
TRITOFEN

FDC
TAB 1mg 10 9.30
SYRUP 1mg/5ml 60ml 23.75
ZEROSMA

Merind
TAB 1mg 10 15.20
SYRUP 1mg/5ml 100ml 42.79




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Drug Information
     

  

Indication & Dosage
 
Oral
ALLERGIC DISORDERS INCLUDING RHINITIS, CONJUNCTIVITIS. ATOPIC DERMATITIS, URTICARIA, FOOD ALLERGY:
1-2mg b.i.d. with food.
Children over 2 yrs: 1mg once or twice daily with food. Children under 2 yrs: Not recommended.

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Action

Actions include inhibition of mediator release from mast cells and other sources, inhibition of the actions of mediators such as platelet activating factor (PAFm bronchoconstriction, eosinophilia), and leukotrienes (SRS-A, bronchoconstriction), and strong H1 receptor blocking action.

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Interaction
 
Sedative, Hypnotics & Alcohol : May potentiate the effects of these agents, leading to CNS  depression.
Oral antidiabetics: Avoid as fall in thrombocyte count reported.

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Adverse Effect & Precautions

Drowsiness, dry mouth, slight dizziness, CNS stimulation, weight gain also reported.

Precaution: Previous antiasthmatic treatment should be continued for a minimum of 2 weeks after initiation of ketotifen treatment.

Pregnancy: Use with caution
Breast Feeding: Use with caution
Man: May be used.

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AIRYFEN

Panacea

TAB

1mg

10×10

10.50

SYRUP

1mg/5ml

100ml

40.00

ASTHAFEN

Torrent

TAB

1mg

10

12.90

SYRUP

1mg/5ml

60ml

34.50

KETASMA

Sun Pharma

TAB

1mg

10

13.20

KETOTIF

Kopran

TAB

1mg

10

11.20

SYRUP

1mg/5ml

60ml

23.00

KETOVENT

Intas

TAB

1mg

10

14.00

PRIVENT

Micro Labs

DIS TAB

1mg

10

14.80

STAFEN

Unisearch

TAB

1mg

10

11.95

SYRUP

0.2mg/ml

100ml

39.00

TRITOFEN

FDC

TAB

1mg

10

9.30

SYRUP

1mg/5ml

60ml

23.75

ZEROSMA

Merind

TAB

1mg

10

15.20

SYRUP

1mg/5ml

100ml

42.79

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