What is Ketosteril?
Ketosteril Tablet is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Amino acid deficiency
, Diaper rashes, Incontinence, Paracetamol overdosage, Paracetamol poisoning, Depression, and other conditions. Ketosteril Tablet contains Methionine as an active ingredient. Ketosteril Tablet works by breaking down products of acetaminophen from damaging the liver. Detailed information related to Ketosteril Tablet’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects, and reviews is listed below.
Release form and composition of Ketosteril
Ketosteril issued in the form of film-coated yellow tablets (20 pcs. In blister, 5 blisters in sealed bags, in a cardboard bundle one package).
The active ingredients of the drug (1 tablet):
• L-lysine monoacetate – 105 mg;
• Ketoanalog α-leucine (4-methyl-2-oxo-calcium valerinat) – 101 mg;
• Ketoanalog α-valine (methyl-2-oxo-butyrate, calcium) – 86 mg;
• Α-phenylalanine ketoanalog (2-oxo-3-phenyl-propionate, calcium) – 68 mg;
• Α-isoleucine ketoanalog (DL-methyl-2-oxo-calcium valerinat) – 67 mg;
• Α-hydroxy analog of methionine (DL-hydroxy-2-methylbutyrate calcium) – 59 mg;
• L-threonine – 53 mg;
• L-histidine – 38 mg;
• L-tyrosine – 30 mg;
• L-tryptophan – 23 mg.
The total nitrogen content is 36 mg. Calcium content – 50 mg (1.25 mmol).
Auxiliary components: soluble povidone, povidone, Macrogol 6000, colloidal silica, talc, corn starch, magnesium stearate.
shell composition: copolymer of dimethylamino ethyl methacrylate, butyl methacrylate, and methyl methacrylate (Eudragit E12,5), titanium dioxide, triacetin, macrogol 6000, talc, quinoline yellow dye (E104).
Ketosteril Tablet Uses
Ketosteril Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions, and symptoms: Amino acid deficiency, Diaper rashes, Incontinence, Paracetamol overdosage
, Paracetamol poisoning, Depression
Ketosteril Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Ketosteril Tablet improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions: Breaking down products of acetaminophen from damaging the liver.
Ketosteril Tablet Composition and Active Ingredients
Ketosteril Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts) Methionine (600 Mg), Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Ketosteril Tablet - Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Ketosteril Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side effects are possible but do not always occur. Some of the side effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side effects, especially if they do not go away. Nausea, Vomiting, Hypotension, Fever, Disorientation
If you notice other side effects not listed above, contact your doctor for medical advice. You may also report side effects to your local food and drug administration authority.
Ketosteril Tablet Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over-the-counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below. Cerebral edema, Risk of hypermethioninemia
Ketosteril Tablet - Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Can Ketosteril Tablet be used for Amino acid deficiency and Diaper rashes?
Yes, amino acid deficiency and diaper rashes are among the most common reported uses for Ketosteril Tablet. Please do not use Ketosteril Tablet for amino acid deficiency and diaper rashes without consulting first with your doctor. Click here to find out what other patients report as common uses for Ketosteril Tablet.
Q. Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?
If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension, or a headache as side-effects when eating Ketosteril Tablet medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if eating the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy, or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects. Please check for these effects on your body when using Ketosteril Tablet. Always consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body and health conditions.
Q. Is this medicine or product addictive or habit forming?
Most medicines don’t come with the potential for addiction or abuse. Usually, government categorizes medicines that can be addictive as controlled substances. Examples include schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US. Please consult the product package to make sure that the medicine does not belong to such special categorizations of medicines. Lastly, do not self-medicate
and increase your body’s dependence on medicines without the advice of a doctor.
Q. Can it be stopped immediately or do I have to slowly wean off consumption?
Some medicines need to be tapered or cannot be stopped immediately because of rebound effects. Please consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body, health, and other medications that you may be using.
Q. Is Ketosteril Tablet safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
Please consult with your doctor for case-specific recommendations. Q. Is Ketosteril Tablet safe while breastfeeding?
Please discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.