Ketanik 50 mg Injection

Manufactured by Rekvina Pharmaceuticals
Composition: Ketamine
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Ketanik 50 mg Injection is an anesthetic used in diagnostic and surgical procedures. It should be administered under the supervision of trained healthcare professionals. Close monitoring of heart and lung function is necessary while receiving this medicine. This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to Ketanik 50 mg Injection.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Ketanik 50 mg Injection

Onset of action

The effect of this medicine can be observed in 30 seconds after an intravenous dose and 3 to 4 minutes after an intramuscular dose.

Duration of effect

The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 5 to 10 minutes after an intravenous dose and 12 to 25 minutes after an intramuscular dose.

Safe with alcohol?

moderate

Consumption of alcohol while taking Ketanik 50 mg Injection is not recommended due to an increase in the risk of dizziness, difficulty in concentration, impaired thinking, impaired judgment, drowsiness, etc. It is advised that you do not perform any activities that require high mental alertness like driving a vehicle or operating machinery.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendency has been reported

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor before taking this medicine.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor before taking this medicine.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Ketanik 50 mg Injection

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Ketanik 50 mg Injection , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Ketam 50 mg InjectionSun Pharma Laboratories Ltd
Ketavan 50 mg InjectionBharat Serums & Vaccines Ltd

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