Asumalife

Asumalife

ketotifen

Manufacturer:

Y.S.P. Industries

Distributor:

Y.S.P. Industries
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Ketotifen fumarate
Indications/Uses
Prophylactic treatment of bronchial asthma. Symptomatic treatment of allergic rhinitis, dermatitis, urticaria & pruritus.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn >12 yr 1 mg bd. Minimize initial sedation ½ daily dose in 2 divided doses or single dose in evening for 5 days.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Acute asthma attacks. Premature infants, neonates.
Special Precautions
Concomitant use w/ oral antidiabetic agents may cause reversible fall in platelet count. Avoid abrupt w/drawal. May affect ability to drive or operate machinery. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Sedation, dry mouth, dizziness, increased appetite & wt gain.
Drug Interactions
Potentiated effects of sedatives, hypnotics, antihistamines & alcohol.
ATC Classification
R06AX17 - ketotifen ; Belongs to the class of other antihistamines for systemic use.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Asumalife syr 1 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
100 mL x 1's
Form
Asumalife tab 1 mg
Packing/Price
12 × 60's
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