Generic : Ketotifen
₹ 16.80 1mg 10
Adult: PO- Asthma prophylaxis; Allergic conditions- 1 mg twice daily, up to 2 mg twice daily if needed.
Ophthalmic- Allergic conjunctivitis- As 0.025% solution: Instill 1 drop twice daily.
Headache and inflammation of nose.
Eye: Allergic reactions, burning or stinging, inflammation, discharge from eyes, dry eyes, eye pain, eyelid disorder, itching, increased tears, dilation of the pupils, oversensitivity to light and rash.
Miscellaneous: Drowsiness, dizziness, flu syndrome and inflammation of pharynx.
It comes as a tablet, syrup to take by mouth and also as eye drops to instill over the affected eye.
Caution needed for pregnant and breastfeeding women.
It may cause dizziness or drowsiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.
Avoid alcohol consumption.
Ophthalmic: Store at 25°C.
Oral: Store below 25°C.