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Drug information on Ketokid (Retinol) from British Biologicals


  Oral Powder
British Biologicals
Generic : Retinol
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200 g
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Side effects of Ketokid

   Most Common : Fatigue and irritability.

   Gastrointestinal : Loss of appetite, weight loss, vomiting and other GI disturbances.

   Skin : Skin changes, hair loss, dry hair, cracking and bleeding lips and swelling.

   Miscellaneous : Low-grade fever, liver enlargement, nighttime urination and pain in bones and joints.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult- PO- The recommended dose is 500,000 u/day for 3 days, followed by 50,000 u/day for 2 weeks and then 10,000-20,000 u/day for 2 month as follow-up therapy.

How to use Ketokid?

It comes as a capsule, tablet, and syrup to take by mouth, with or without food.
It also comes as a lotion to apply topically as directed by your physician.

When is Ketokid not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with Hypervitaminosis A (excess Vitamin A in the body).

Warnings and Precautions for Ketokid

Caution should be exercised in patients with jaundice, liver impairment, fat-malabsorption condition, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Other Precautions for Ketokid

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Ketokid

Store it at room temperature.

Disclaimer : The Price of the drugs indicated above may not match the actual price at which they are sold. Prices can change depending on many factors, including GST. These are only approximate indicative prices of the drug.
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