Privent 1mg Tablet DT

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Micro Labs Ltd

Composition for Privent 1mg Tablet DT

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
41.45
₹4.15/Tablet DT
10 tablet dt in 1 strip
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Substitutes for Privent

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of Privent Tablet DT

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Uses of Privent Tablet DT

Privent 1mg Tablet DT is used to prevent conjunctivitis and asthma.
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Side effects of Privent Tablet DT

Common

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.

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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. It is better to take Privent 1mg Tablet DT 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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Warnings
Special precautions for Privent 1mg Tablet DT
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Privent 1mg Tablet DT should be used with caution during lac
tation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Privent 1mg Tablet DT may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Privent
1mg Tablet DT in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Confirmin 500mg Tablet, Melmet 500mg Tablet, X Met 500mg Tablet, Metasens -500 Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Privent 1mg Tablet DT

Frequently asked questions for 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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