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Zatofen Tablets 30's

AlKhaleej Pharmacy
Rs.300.00
Uses

It is used as a long-term (maintenance) treatment in children to prevent or decrease wheezing and troubled breathing caused by allergic-type asthma.


Side Effects

It can cause Drowsiness, increased appetite/weight, irritability, trouble sleeping, and nervousness may occur. Infrequent side effects include temporary dry mouth or slight dizziness.


When not to use

It is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug.

Precaution

It is not effective in preventing or treating acute asthma attacks


Precaution

It may increase the effects of sedatives, anti-histamines, medicines used to treat depression or anxiety, anticoagulants to reduce the ability of the blood to clot and alcohol


Precaution

Do not reduce immediately symptomatic & prophylactic antiasthma tic drugs (xanthine derivatives, 2-agonists, sodium cromoglicate, corticosteroids) when starting treatment with ketotifen


Precaution

May potentiate the effects of sedatives, hypnotics, antihistamines & alcohol


Pregnancy

Please consult your doctor when taking this medicine if you are pregnant.


Drugs to avoid

It can interact with albuterol, aripiprazole, amitriptyline.


Product Name: Zatofen Tab 1mg 30's

Product Form: Tablets 

Pack Size: 30's

Marketed By: NOVARTIS PHARMA PAKISTAN LTD

Generic Category: Anti-Histamine

Ingredients: Ketotifen