Privent 1mg Tablet DT

Micro Labs Ltd

Composition for Privent 1mg Tablet DT

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Primarily used for

Allergic eye disease, Asthma
₹4.5/Tablet DT
10 tablet dt in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Privent Tablet DT


Uses of Privent Tablet DT

Privent 1mg Tablet DT is used to prevent allergic eye disease and asthma.

Side effects of Privent Tablet DT


Increased sensitivity to light, Acne-like rash, Allergic reaction, Itching, Blurred vision, Headache, Tingling sensation in eye, Burning sensation in eye, Dry eye, Eye discharge, Eye pain, Eyelid disorder, Increased production of tears, Influenza like symptoms, Running nose, Sore throat.


How to use Privent Tablet DT

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Dissolve it in a glass of water before taking it. Privent 1mg Tablet DT is to be taken with food.

How Privent Tablet DT works

The Privent 1mg Tablet DT works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that may cause inflammation, spasm of muscles of the airways and other symptoms of asthma and allergies.

In Depth Information on Privent Tablet DT

Expert advice for Privent Tablet DT

  • Remove soft lenses from your eyes before instilling ketotifen eye drop and wait at least 15 minutes before reinserting lenses.
  • Keep a gap of at least 5 min before applying some other medicinal product.
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machineries as Ketotifen may cause blurred vision or drowsiness.
  • Avoid drinking alcohol while on ketotifen treatment as it may worsen the side effects.
  • Tell your doctor if you are taking medicines for depression or allergy.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Privent Tablet DT related warnings
Special precautions for Privent Tablet DT
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Privent 1mg Tablet DT may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Privent 1mg Tablet DT is probably safe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

During the first few days of treatment with Privent 1mg Tablet DT the patient’s reactions may be impaired and he/she should, therefore, exercise care when driving a vehicle or operating machinery.
There is limited information available on the use of Privent
1mg Tablet DT in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Privent
1mg Tablet DT in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Metfor Tablet, Hmet Forte 1000mg Tablet, Cumet 500mg Tablet SR, Monomet XL 500mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Privent Tablet DT

Frequently asked questions about Ketotifen

Privent eye drops are available over the counter. Privent tablets and syrups are available only with doctor's prescription
Privent is legal and available worldwide in many countries
Privent is not a steroid
Q. Is ketotifen an antihistamine?
It is an antihistaminic drug
Privent is not addictive
Privent is safe if taken as prescribed. In case of any side effects, consult your doctor
Privent can cause weight gain, can make you sleepy and drowsy
Privent oral (tablet or syrup) takes about 2-4 hours to work and lasts up to 22 hours
Generally Privent eye drop takes 15 min to work and lasts up to 5-8 hours.

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Substitutes for Privent

No substitutes found for this medicine
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