Ketasma 1 Mg
What Is Ketasma 1 Mg?
Ketasma 1 Mg is a drug that helps in relaxing the muscles of the airways leading to the lung in order to reduce the symptoms of asthma. Ketotifen is the generic name of the medicine and the active ingredient present in the medicine.
Bronchodilators are the category of medicines that dilates the bronchial tubes(airways) of the lung by relaxing bronchial muscles. Consequently, the drug helps people who are suffering from breathing issues. The medicine cures medical complications, such as Asthma and seasonal or year-round allergies.
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. is the world's leading research-based pharmaceutical and healthcare companies that manufacture Ketasma 1 Mg. In case you have a known history of allergy to (Ketotifen) or any other component present along with it, do not use Ketasma 1 Mg. Consult with your doctor for any other alternative of the medicine.
Ketasma 1 Mg helps in the treatment or prevention of bronchospasm in patients with asthma, bronchitis, emphysema, and other lung diseases. It is available only with the doctor’s prescription.
What Is Ketasma 1 Mg Used For?
Ketasma 1Mg helps in resolving some respiratory complications, such as:-
Acute asthma: Asthma is a chronic lung disease that results in inflammation and narrowing of the airways. It is consequently affecting the flow of air through the lungs.
The symptoms of asthma come and go, but when the symptoms flare up and get progressively worse, it can lead to
- an exacerbation
- an attack
- an episode
- a flare-up
This medicine helps in preventing or treating acute attacks of asthma characterized by a sudden and severe difficulty while breathing by working on improving airways.
Asthma (Maintenance): Ketasma 1 Mg helps in preventing or reversing airway obstruction in patients who have asthma or reverse airway obstruction because of bronchospasm.
The medicine prevents and treats the symptoms of lung diseases that create a blockage to the airflow causing difficulty while breathing.
Seasonal allergies: An allergy is a type of immune system response(consequence) to a foreign substance that does not usually cause harm to your body. These foreign substances are called allergens, such as certain foods, pollen, or pet dander.
The human immune system’s job is to keep you healthy by attacking harmful pathogens(allergens). It does this by attacking anything it thinks could put your body in danger. According to the season and the allergen, the human system may respond in multiple ways, such as inflammation, sneezing, or a host of other symptoms.
Montair 10 Mg helps in relieving the symptoms of allergic rhinitis. These conditions can be seasonal or non-seasonal and long-lasting.
About The Manufacturers Of Ketasma 1 Mg?
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited is an Indian multinational pharmaceutical company that manufactures Omesec 20. It has a headquarter in Mumbai, Maharashtra that manufactures and sells pharmaceutical products and active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) primarily in both India and the United States.
The company has a manufacturing operation that focuses on manufacturing generics, branded generics, speciality, over the counter(OTC) products, antiretrovirals(ARVs), Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients(APIs), and intermediates in their full range of products. Sun Pharmaceutical has highly skilled employees of regulatory affairs specialists who are well versed with regulatory policies and procedures.
A wide range of regulatory agencies routinely conducts stringent audits of our manufacturing facilities for compliance with Current Good Manufacturing Practices(cGMP).
Strengths Of Ketasma 1 Mg
Here the strength of Ketasma is 1Mg. It means one tablet of ketasma contains 1 Mg of Ketotifen. The strength of medicine means the amount of salt composition present in it.
Possible Side-Effects Of Ketasma 1 Mg
Along with its needed effects, Ketasma 1 Mg may result in some severe side effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, in case they occur, they may need medical attention.
Immediately consult with the doctor if any of the following side effects occur while consuming the medicine:
- Eye redness and swelling
- Eye discharge
- eye discomfort
- eye pain
- increased itching of eyes
Some side effects of Ketasma may occur that usually do not need medical attention to heal. These side effects may go away at the time of treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine.
Additionally, your doctor may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with the doctor if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:
- stuffy or runny nose
- Burning or stinging of eyes
- dry eyes
- eyelid disorder
- eye sensitivity to light
- fever, tiredness, achiness, and sore throat
- increase in the size of pupils
- sore throat
What Are The Medicines That Interact With Ketasma 1 Mg?
All drugs interact differently and depend from person to person. Consult about it with your doctor before consuming it with any other medicine.
- Oral Antidiabetic Agents
What Are The Diseases That Interact With Ketasma 1 Mg?
Apart from the medicines, some of the diseases may also show interaction with the drug because of the drugs that are involved during their treatment. But there is only limited information available on the use of Ketasma with kidney and liver disease. No such specific information is provided for pregnant women or women planning for breastfeeding. Therefore, it is recommended to consult with the doctor if you fall under these categories.
How To Consume Ketasma 1 Mg?
Consume Ketasma 1 Mg precisely as prescribed by the doctor. The prescribed dose consists of frequency and duration of uptake as per the requirement.
Do not consume the drug in larger or smaller quantities or for longer than recommended. Consult your doctor in case you are not finding the medicine useful after use.
Ketasma(Ketotifen) belongs to a class of drugs known as leukotriene receptor antagonists. It belongs to a group of medications that work in a similar way. These medicines usually help in the treatment of similar conditions.
Consume the medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole but do not chew, crush or break it. Ketasma 1 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
In case you need more details regarding the way of using the medicine.
Precautions While Consuming Ketasma 1 Mg
In order to avoid any severe side effects while consuming the medicine, do take care of the points mentioned below, such as:-
Medicines interactions: Report the use of all medications, including herbs and supplements to the doctor before receiving Ketotifen.
Other diseases: Report the history of incidence of all diseases including heart and blood vessels disorder, electrolyte imbalance, any disease associated with the thyroid and other glands etc to the doctor.
Do not consume Ketasma(Ketotifen) in case you are allergic to it.
Inform the doctor in case you have a history of medical conditions, such as:-
- mental illness or psychosis; or
- Severe allergic reaction, like sneezing, runny or stuffy nose, wheezing, shortness of breath.
The chewable tablet may contain phenylalanine. Inform the doctor if you have phenylketonuria (PKU) or you are allergic to it.
Inform the doctor in case you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Do not give Ketasma(Ketotifen) to a child without consulting the doctor.
What To Do In Case Of An Overdose Of The Medicine?
The signs and symptoms of an overdose of medicine include nervousness, nausea, dizziness, fatigue, malaise, insomnia, metabolic acidosis, and fatigue.
If you experience any of these, search for immediate medical help. The people of the United States can call the local poison control centre at 1800-222-1222.
Storage Of Ketasma 1 Mg
Keep Ketasma 1 Mg in a closed container at room temperature away from the heat, moisture, sunlight, and children. In case you need any further help, consult your healthcare professional.