What is Ketotifen?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Zalerg

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Ketotifen is an oral medication used to minimize the frequency and severity of asthma attacks. This medication may allow for a reduction in the use of other asthma medications. Ketotifen may also be used to treat disorders of mast cells.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Ketotifen

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Ketotifen

Dosage Patients
2 mg daily 1
100 mg daily 1
1drop(s) as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Ketotifen

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 2
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Ketotifen

Duration

Currently taking Ketotifen

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 1
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped taking Ketotifen

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 1
< $25 0
Not specified 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Ketotifen.