Ketasma 1mg Tablet
Ketasma 1mg Tablet

Ketasma 1mg Tablet

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Medical Description

Ketasma 1 mg tablet contains Ketotifen as its active ingredient. It is used for the treatment of allergic conditions such as itchy skin rash, sneezing, runny nose or itchy eyes. It is used to treat al...
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ContainsKetotifen(1.0 Mg)
ClassificationANTI-ASTHMATIC
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Uses of Ketasma 1 MG

Ketasma 1 mg tablet is used to treat the symptoms of asthma. It is also used in treating allergic symptoms such as stuffy nose, sneezing, runny nose, itchy or watery eyes.

Contraindications of Ketasma 1 MG

If you are allergic to Ketotifen or any of the ingredients of Ketasma 1 mg tablet.

Side effects of Ketasma 1 MG

  • Headache
  • Stomach pain
  • Drowsiness
  • Increased appetite
  • Weight gain
  • Sleep disturbance
  • Skin rash or itching
  • Dry mouth or slight dizziness (uncommon)

Precautions and Warnings of Ketasma 1 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Ketasma 1 mg tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Ketasma 1 mg tablet should not be used during pregnancy as there is limited safety information available in pregnant women, thus please consult your doctor before using this medicine. Your doctor will only prescribe you this medicine if considered essential after assessing the benefits over risks.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Ketasma 1 mg tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is unknown if Ketotifen passes into breast milk, thus Ketasma 1 mg tablet should not be used while breastfeeding, thus please consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Ketasma 1 mg tablet?
A:
Ketasma 1 mg tablet may cause drowsiness and dizziness, thus it is advised to avoid driving and operating machines while taking this medicine.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Ketasma 1 mg tablet?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol along with Ketasma 1 mg tablet as alcohol can exaggerate the side effects of this medicine such as dizziness and drowsiness.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have problems with your heart, liver or kidneys.
  • You have diabetes.
  • You have a history of epilepsy (fits).
  • You suffer from thyroid problems.
  • You are above 65 years.
  • You develop an allergic reaction after taking Ketasma 1 mg tablet.
  • You do not notice any improvement in your condition while on treatment or it deteriorates, please contact your doctor immediately.
  • You are pregnant, think you may be or planning a pregnancy.
  • You are a breastfeeding mother.
  • Do not discontinue using Ketasma 1 mg tablet without consulting your doctor.

Mode of Action of Ketasma 1 MG

How Does It Work?

Histamine is a naturally occurring substance in the body that causes allergic reactions. Ketotifen in Ketasma 1 mg tablet works by blocking the effect of histamines, thus providing relief from allergi...
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Directions for Use of Ketasma 1 MG

Ketasma 1 mg tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break, or chew the medicine. It can be taken with or without food. It would be best ...
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Interactions of Ketasma 1 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Ketasma 1 mg tablet works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially, if you are taking sleeping pills, medicines to treat your diabetes, worm infection.

Interactions with food items

Ketasma 1 mg tablet can be taken with or without food.

Storage and disposal of Ketasma 1 MG

  • Store Ketasma 1 mg tablet in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
  • Discard any unused medicine properly, do not flush in the toilet or throw it into the drain.

Dosage of Ketasma 1 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose may include drowsiness, confusion, altered mental state, fast heart rate and low blood pressure, fits. Seek medical attention in case you have consumed too much Ketasma 1 mg table...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Ketasma 1 mg tablet, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the use of Ketasma 1 mg tablet?

A: Ketasma 1 mg tablet is used to treat the symptoms of asthma. It is also used in treating allergic symptoms such as stuffy nose, sneezing, runny nose, itchy or watery eyes.

Q: Should Ketasma 1 mg tablet be taken with or without food?

A: Ketasma 1 mg tablet can be taken with or without food.

Q: How long to take Ketasma 1 mg tablet?

A: The dose and duration of Ketasma 1 mg tablet will depend on the cause of illness and response to treatment. Follow your doctor's instructions and do not stop taking this medicine on your own.

Q: How to take Ketasma 1 mg tablet?

A: Ketasma 1 mg tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water with or without food. Do not cut, break, or chew the medicine.
Product Details
Brand
KETASMA
Country of Origin
India

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Last Updated on: 17 Mar 2021 | 05:53 PM (IST)
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