Ketotifen 1mg Astifen 60 Tablets (2 * 5) 6 Stripes
is used to treat Prophylactic Treatment Of Bronchial Asthma. Symptomatic Treatment Of Allergic Conditions Including Rhinitis And Conjunctivitis.
Typical use Of Ketotifen :
Prophylactic Treatment Of Bronchial Asthma. Symptomatic Treatment Of Allergic Conditions Including Rhinitis And Conjunctivitis.
Mechanism of action of Ketotifen :
Ketotifen Inhibits The Release Of Mediators From Mast Cells Involved In Hypersensitivity Reaction. Ketotifen Also Inhibits CAMP Phosphodiesterase, Which May Contribute To Its Antiallergic Activity And Its Ability To Affect The Underlying Pathology Of Asthma Include Inhibition Of The Development Of Airway Hyper-reactivity Associated With Activation Of Platelets By PAF (Platelet Activating Factor), Inhibition Of PAF-induced Accumulation Of Eosinophils And Platelets In The Airways, Suppression Of The Priming Of Eosinophils By Human Recombinant Cytokines And Antagonism Of Bronchoconstriction Due To Leukotrienes.
Drug Interaction of Ketotifen :
Ketotifen Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Alcohol. These Interactions Are Sometimes Beneficial And Sometimes May Pose Threats To Life. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Ketotifen :
Tachycardia, Convulsions, Drowsiness, Confusion, Hyperactive Reflexes, Cyanosis, Dizziness, Drowsiness, Dry Mouth, Lethargy, Weight Gain.
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