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FD Levokast 5mg/10mg Tablet

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Primary uses of FD Levokast 5mg/10mg Tablet

Sneezing and runny nose due to allergies
Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
MRP
85
₹8.5/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of FD Levokast Tablet

Uses of FD Levokast Tablet

FD Levokast 5mg/10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of sneezing and runny nose due to allergies.

FD Levokast Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of FD Levokast are Nausea, Diarrhoea, Vomiting, Dryness in mouth, Headache, Skin rash, Flu-like symptoms, Fatigue, Sleepiness.

How to use FD Levokast 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. FD Levokast 5mg/10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How FD Levokast Tablet works

FD Levokast 5mg/10mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Levocetirizine and Montelukast which relieve sneezing and runny nose due to allergies. Levocetirizine is an antiallergic which blocks a chemical messenger (histamine) responsible for runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Montelukast is a leukotriene antagonist. It works by blocking another chemical messenger (leukotriene). This reduces inflammation (swelling) in the airways and nose, and improves symptoms.

In Depth Information on FD Levokast Tablet

FD Levokast Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for FD Levokast Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
FD Levokast 5mg/10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
FD Levokast 5mg/10mg 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
FD Levokast 5mg/10mg 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
FD Levokast 5mg/10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
FD Levokast 5mg/10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of FD Levokast 5mg/10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of FD Levokast 5mg/10mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
FD Levokast 5mg/10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of FD Levokast 5mg/10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of FD Levokast 5mg/10mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about FD Levokast Tablet

Frequently asked questions about FD Levokast Tablet

Q. Does Fd levokast expire?
Yes, Fd levokast does expire. Please check the expiry date written on the pack of this medicine. Do not use Fd levokast after the expiry date.
Q. What is Fd levokast?
Fd levokast is a combination of two medicines: Montelukast and Levocetirizine. Levocetirizine is an antiallergic which helps to relieve the symptoms of allergy like runny nose, sneezing, watery eyes and cough. It works by lowering chemicals in the body that cause allergy symptoms. Montelukast works by blocking another chemical messenger (leukotriene) and it reduces inflammation (swelling) in the airways and nose and further helps to relieve the symptoms.
Q. Can the use of Fd levokast cause drowsiness or sleepiness?
Yes, the most common side effect of Fd levokast is sleepiness. Do not drive, operate heavy machinery or engage in other activities that need your full attention unless your healthcare provider says that you may do so. Do not drink alcohol or take other central nervous system depressants, such as cough and cold medicines, certain pain medicines and medicines that help you sleep, while taking Fd levokast. Severe drowsiness can happen or become worse, causing falls or accidents.
Q. Can Fd levokast be stopped when allergy symptoms are relieved?
No, Fd levokast should be continued as advised by the doctor. If you experience any side effects for a long time or the symptoms of allergy are worsened while taking Fd levokast, consult the doctor for re-evaluation.
Q. Can the use of Fd levokast cause dry mouth?
Yes, the use of Fd levokast can cause dry mouth. If you experience dry mouth, drink plenty of water. Take regular sips during the day and keep some water on your bedside at night. You may use lip balm if your lips are also dry.
Q. Can I drink alcohol while taking Fd levokast?
No, do not take alcohol while taking Fd levokast. Drinking alcohol will increase the severity of drowsiness/sleepiness caused by Fd levokast.
Q. Will Fd levokast be more effective if taken in higher doses?
No, taking a higher dose of this medicine than recommended will not make it more effective. Consuming higher than the recommended dose of Fd levokast can cause increased side effects. If the symptoms are getting severe, please consult the doctor for re-evaluation.
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