Ketof is a preparation of Ketotifen which is indicated for the Prophylactic management or treatment of bronchial asthma and symptomatic treatment of allergic conditions including rhinitis and conjunctivitis. Ketof is available as 1mg Tablet and 100ml syrup.
Ketotifen is a relatively selective, non-competitive histamine antagonist (Ht-receptor) and mast cell stabilizer. Ketotifen inhibits the release of mediators from cells involved in hypersensitivity reactions. Decreased chemotaxis and activation of eosinophils has also been demonstrated.