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Ketasma Tablet 10's

Manufacturer

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Pack Of

10 TABLETS

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Product Details

About Ketasma Tablet 10's

Ketasma Tablet 10's belongs to a class of anti-histamine or anti-allergic drugs, primarily used to treat a wide variety of allergies. It is also used to treat symptoms of asthma by decreasing inflammation in the lungs. An allergy is an immune system response to foreign elements typically not harmful to your body. These foreign elements are known as ‘allergens.’ Allergic condition varies from person to person. Some might be allergic to certain foods and seasonal allergies like hay fever. At the same time, others might be allergic to pollen or pet dander.
Ketasma Tablet 10's contains Ketotifen, an anti-histamine, which is used to treat allergies. It blocks the effects of a chemical messenger known as ‘histamine,’ which is naturally involved in allergic reactions. Additionally, Ketasma Tablet 10's also treats hay fever (seasonal allergic rhinitis) and reduces asthma symptoms by reducing inflammation in the lungs. So, blocking the effect of histamine Ketasma Tablet 10's helps to reduce the symptoms of various allergies.
Take Ketasma Tablet 10's as prescribed by your doctor. You are advised to take Ketasma Tablet 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you, depending upon your medical condition. The tablet form of Ketasma Tablet 10's may cause irritation, drowsiness, hyperactivity, sleep disturbances in some cases. The eye drops may cause watery eyes, running nose, eye irritation. Most of these side effects of Ketasma Tablet 10's do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor. 
You should not take Ketasma Tablet 10's if you are allergic to Ketotifen or have diabetes, epilepsy or glaucoma. Please mention all the other medicines you are taking to your doctor before starting Ketasma Tablet 10's. Ketasma Tablet 10's is not recommended for pregnant and breastfeeding women as it is a pregnancy category D drug. Also, if you are using eye drops, please remove contact lenses before using Ketasma Tablet 10's.  Do not use two eye medications together; wait for at least 5 minutes before using the second medication.

Uses of Ketasma Tablet 10's

Allergies

Directions for Use

Ketasma Tablet 10's can be taken with or without food. The tablet form of Ketasma Tablet 10's should be swallowed as a whole with a glass of water, do not chew or crush it. The eye drops should be put as advised by your doctor. The syrup form should be shaken well before use and then taken in dose as prescribed by a doctor.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Ketasma Tablet 10's

Like all medicines, Ketasma Tablet 10's also has some side effects. The tablet and syrup form of Ketasma Tablet 10's may cause irritation, drowsiness, hyperactivity, sleep disturbances in some cases. The eye drops may cause watery eyes, running nose, eye irritation. Most of these side effects of Ketasma Tablet 10's do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor. 

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Do not take Ketasma Tablet 10's if you are allergic to Ketotifen or any of its ingredients. Ketasma Tablet 10's is known to interact if you have diabetes or epilepsy. Also, as it is a category C pregnancy drug, it is unknown whether Ketasma Tablet 10's can harm the baby or not, so it should be taken with caution. So, if you are breastfeeding or pregnant, only taken $nam if prescribed by a doctor. Ketasma Tablet 10's is known to cause drowsiness, so alcohol intake can increase it and may lead to unpleasant side effects. Also, if you are using eye drops, please remove contact lenses before using Ketasma Tablet 10's. Do not use two eye medications together; wait for at least 5 minutes before using the second medication.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    Ketasma Tablet 10's can cause excessive drowsiness if taken along with alcohol.

  • Pregnancy

    Ketasma Tablet 10's is a pregnancy category C drug. There is not enough scientific evidence available on whether it will harm the baby or not.

  • Breast Feeding

    Ketasma Tablet 10's is a pregnancy category C drug. If you are breastfeeding, please consult your doctor before taking Ketasma Tablet 10's.

  • Driving

    Consult Your Doctor

    Ketasma Tablet 10's is an anti-allergic medication; it is known to cause drowsiness and dizziness in some cases. So, if you feel dizzy, please avoid driving a car or operating any machinery which requires concentration. If you are using eye drops, it can cause blurry vision.

  • Liver

    Ketasma Tablet 10's to be taken with caution, especially if you have or have had a history of liver disease. Your doctor will have to change the dosage depending on your medical condition and your reaction to treatment.

  • Kidney

    Ketasma Tablet 10's to be taken with caution, especially if you have or have had a history of kidney disease. Your doctor will have to change the dosage depending on your medical condition and your reaction to treatment.

Other Information (KET0003)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

Ketasma Tablet 10's contains Ketotifen, an antihistamine; it works by blocking the effect of a chemical messenger known as ‘histamine,’ which is naturally involved in allergic reactions. As a result, Ketasma Tablet 10's effectively lowers the allergic symptoms.

Hay fever is an allergic reaction to pollen, typically when it comes into contact with your mouth, nose, eyes, and throat. Pollen is a fine powder from plants.

You should not wear contact lenses while using eye drops as it might cause unpleasant side effects. Please remove the contact before using Ketasma Tablet 10's, and you can put them back after 15 minutes.

Glaucoma is an eye problem in which the eye pressure is increased. If you have glaucoma before starting Ketasma Tablet 10's eye drops, please inform your doctor as he might check your medical condition, and then, depending upon that, your dose will be prescribed.

Yes, Ketasma Tablet 10's can cause drowsiness in some cases. If you feel dizzy please do not drive a car or operate any machinery which might need concentration. Also, do not consume alcohol as it might increase drowsiness.

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Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., SUN HOUSE, CTS No. 201 B/1, Western Express Highway, Goregaon (E), Mumbai 400063

Ketasma Tablet 10's

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