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The Brand Name ASTHAFEN Has Generic Salt :: Ketotifen 

ASTHAFEN  Is From Company Torrent Priced :: Rs. 59.5

ASTHAFEN have Ketotifen is comes under Sub class Anti Histamines and Nasal Decongestants of  Main Class Respiratory System

Main Medicine Class:: Respiratory System  Sub Medicine Class :: Anti Histamines and Nasal Decongestants 

 Salt Name :  OR Generic Name Form Price : MRP /Probable Packing
Ketotifen  SYR  Rs. 59.5  60ML
Brand Name Company / Manufacturers Strength Unit Price / 60ML
 ASTHAFEN  Torrent  1MG/5ML  60ML Rs. 59.5

Company  Brand Name  Salt Combination Main Medical Class Sub Medical Class
 From Torrent :: ASTHAFEN  Ketotifen  Respiratory System Anti Histamines and Nasal Decongestants

Indications for Drugs ::

Allergic conjunctivitis, Allergic conditions, Asthma prophylaxis

Drug Dose ::

Adult: PO: Tablet: Asthma prophylaxis; Allergic conditions 1 mg twice daily, up to 2 mg twice daily if needed. Syrup: 6 months to 3 years: 0.25 ml / kg body weight, twice daily (Once in the morning & once in the evening).

Contraindication ::

Acute asthma attack.

Drug Precautions ::

May impair tasks requring mental alertness e.g. driving or operating machinery. History of epilepsy. Pregnancy and lactation. Children <3 yr. Drug Side Effects ::

Sedation, drowsiness, dizziness, dry mouth, weight gain, increased appetite, CNS stimulation. Rarely, cystitis. Conjunctival injection, headaches and rhinitis (ophthalmic).

Pregnancy category ::
Pregnancy category

3

Drug Mode of Action ::  

Ketotifen selectively and noncompetitively inhibits the release of mediators from cells involved in hypersensitivity reactions. It is also a mast cell stabiliser.

Drug Interactions ::

Reduced platelet count with oral antidiabetics. Potentially Fatal: May potentiate CNS effects of sedatives, hypnotics, antihistamines and alcohol.

 

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