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Crizlife 10 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Crizlife Tablet

Crizlife 10 mg Tablet is used in asthma prevention and sneezing and runny nose due to allergies.

Crizlife Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Flu-like symptoms

How to use Crizlife Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Crizlife 10 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Crizlife Tablet works

Crizlife 10 mg Tablet works by blocking the action of leukotriene, a chemical messenger. This reduces inflammation in the airways to prevent asthma and relieve symptoms of allergies.

Crizlife Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Crizlife 10 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Crizlife 10 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Crizlife 10 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Crizlife 10 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Crizlife 10 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Crizlife 10 mg Tablet is recommended.
Liver
Crizlife 10 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Crizlife 10 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Crizlife 10 mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Crizlife Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Crizlife 10 mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Crizlife 10 mg Tablet
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Montek 10 Tablet
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹16.5/Tablet
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Romilast 10mg Tablet
RPG Life Sciences Ltd
₹15.43/Tablet
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Singulair 10mg Tablet
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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Crizlife 10 mg Tablet for asthma prevention and for the treatment of allergy symptoms such as sneezing and runny nose.
  • It is a relatively safe medicine with very few side effects.
  • Take Crizlife 10 mg Tablet 2 hours before exercising if you have exercise-induced asthma.
  • It does not work right away and should not be used to relieve sudden breathing problems. Use your rescue inhaler to control sudden difficulty in breathing.
  • Do not discontinue use without consulting your doctor, even if you feel better.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Crizlife with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Coxbact, Rifacure, Rifacil
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Shinosun, Epikon
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin, Marantin, Notian
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Theopin, Zvtho
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Crizlife

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1) Am I really suffering from diabetes. I am daily doing Ramdev baba Yoga for 1 - 1/30 Hrs 2) I am normal , May I stop Tab Glycomet 500 ? 3) ECG is abnormal but 2D eco is normal. What is a problem? 4) Why Doctor is asking me to take daily Cap. BecoZinc forever. May I stop or continue? 5) I am suffering from Neck spondilites . 6) I feel giddiness, so doctor starts this medicine and asked to take forever for long time May I continue or what ?Plz give me second opinion.
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Your HbA1c levels will ascertain your diabetes control. You must continue glycometSR. It's dose may even beFor giddiness you may take stemetil MD tab sos and pantop DSR before breakfast
I m cocieved running 9 month n my date of issue is on first week of june.but i m having swelling on foot
Dr. Suman Rao
Gynaecologist
Get your BP, serum proteins and kidney function test done. If all are fine then there is nothing to worry about.
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FAQs

Q. Is Crizlife safe for long-term use?

Clinical reports of montelukast used for up to two years for adults and up to 12 months for children 6 to 14 years of age showed no significant safety issues. However, always take medicine for the duration as advised by your doctor.

Q. Does montelukast cause drowsiness?

Montelukast has been reported to cause drowsiness. If you experience any such symptom while using the drug, consult your doctor.

Q. Can the use of Crizlife cause weight gain?

Crizlife does not cause weight gain. Talk to your doctor if you experience weight gain while taking this drug as it could be due to some other underlying condition.

Q. Does Crizlife cause hair loss?

Crizlife does not cause hair loss. Talk to your doctor if you experience hair loss while taking this drug as it could be due to some other underlying condition.

Q. How long does Crizlife take to work?

Crizlife takes around 3-4 hours to work. However, you will be able to see its full effect after taking Crizlife regularly for 4-5 days.

Q. What is the best time to take Crizlife?

It is always best to take Crizlife as advised by your doctor. Usually, in asthma, Crizlife should be taken in the evening. If you are taking Crizlife for breathing difficulty due to exercise, this medicine should be taken once daily and at least 2 hours prior to exercise. In allergic rhinitis, it can be taken at any time of the day.

Q. What medicines should I avoid while taking Crizlife?

Crizlife can interact with several medicines. Therefore, do not take any medicines without talking to your doctor.
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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Alkem Laboratories Limited, Devashish Building, Alkem House, Senapati Bapat Road, Lower Parel, Mumbai - 400 013.
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