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Ketotifen + Theophylline

Ketotifen + Theophylline Information

Ketotifen + Theophylline Benefits & Uses

Ketotifen + Theophylline is used to treat the following -

Ketotifen + Theophylline Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Ketotifen + Theophylline

Ketotifen
Theophylline

Ketotifen + Theophylline Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Ketotifen + Theophylline is used -

  1. Photosensitivity
  2. Rash
  3. Allergic reaction
  4. Itching or burning
  5. Blurred vision
  6. Headache दुर्लभ
  7. Numbness or tingling
  8. Dry eyes
  9. Eye Discharge
  10. Influenza like symptoms
  11. Sore throat
  12. Running nose
  13. Increased production of tears
  14. Agitation
  15. Irritability
  16. Insomnia सामान्य
  17. Nervousness
  18. Nausea or vomiting
  19. Upset stomach
  20. Restlessness
  21. Dizziness Mild
  22. Urine Retention
  23. Tachycardia
  24. Muscle cramps or spasms (painful)
  25. Diarrhoea

Ketotifen + Theophylline Related Warnings

Is the use of Ketotifen + Theophylline safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant womens are facing so much difficulty, after taking Ketotifen + Theophylline. So strictly do not take without doctor advice.

Is the use of Ketotifen + Theophylline safe during breastfeeding?

Ketotifen + Theophylline should not be taken without first taking your doctor's advice, as it may severe side effects for breastfeeding women.

What is the effect of Ketotifen + Theophylline on the Kidneys?

Ketotifen + Theophylline has very mild side effects on the kidney.

What is the effect of Ketotifen + Theophylline on the Liver?

You may experience side effects on your liver after taking Ketotifen + Theophylline. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

What is the effect of Ketotifen + Theophylline on the Heart?

Ketotifen + Theophylline can have moderate side effects on the heart. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Severe Interaction of Ketotifen + Theophylline with Other Drugs

Ketotifen + Theophylline should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Ketotifen + Theophylline Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Ketotifen + Theophylline unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Eye Disorders
  2. Asthma
  3. Blood Clotting Disorders
  4. Bleeding
  5. Kidney Disease
  6. Angioedema
  7. Nasal Polyps
  8. Diabetes
  9. Epilepsy
  10. Liver Disease
  11. Heart Failure
  12. Peptic Ulcer
  13. Hypothyroidism
  14. Epilepsy

Frequently asked Questions about Ketotifen + Theophylline

Is this Ketotifen + Theophylline habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Ketotifen + Theophylline has not been reported.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Ketotifen + Theophylline you may feel sleepy. So it is not safe to undertake these activities.

Is it safe?

Yes, but you should take Ketotifen + Theophylline only as per your doctor's advice.

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Ketotifen + Theophylline is not used to treat mental disorders.

Ketotifen + Theophylline Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Ketotifen + Theophylline

Some foods when eaten with Ketotifen + Theophylline can alter the onset of actions. Discuss this with your doctor.

Interaction between Alcohol and Ketotifen + Theophylline

Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Ketotifen + Theophylline as it can have severe side effects.

This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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References

  1. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 229
  2. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Zaditor™ (ketotifen fumarate)
  3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Theophylline
  4. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 224-227