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Montezet LC KID 2.5mg/4mg Tablet


Overview

Montezet LC Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Vomiting
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Headache
  • Skin rash
  • Flu-like symptoms
  • Fatigue
  • Sleepiness

How to use Montezet LC 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. Montezet LC KID 2.5mg/4mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Montezet LC Tablet works

Montezet LC KID 2.5mg/4mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Levocetirizine and Montelukast, which relieves 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.

Montezet LC Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Montezet LC KID 2.5mg/4mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Montezet LC KID 2.5mg/4mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Montezet LC KID 2.5mg/4mg 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
Montezet LC KID 2.5mg/4mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Montezet LC KID 2.5mg/4mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Montezet LC KID 2.5mg/4mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Montezet LC KID 2.5mg/4mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
Montezet LC KID 2.5mg/4mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Montezet LC KID 2.5mg/4mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Montezet LC KID 2.5mg/4mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Montezet LC KID 2.5mg/4mg Tablet to help relieve symptoms of allergy such as runny nose, sneezing, watery eyes, and cough.
  • Be cautious while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Montezet LC KID 2.5mg/4mg Tablet can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
  • Do not drink alcohol while taking Montezet LC KID 2.5mg/4mg Tablet as it may cause increased sleepiness.
  • Dry mouth may occur as a side effect. Frequent mouth rinses, good oral hygiene, increased water intake and sugarless candy may help.
  • Stop taking Montezet LC KID 2.5mg/4mg Tablet at least three days before taking an allergy test as it can affect the test results.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Montezet LC

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Dear Dr. One of my friend son 6 years old boy is using Montair LC for allergy. Is theier any problems by using this tablet. Medical Shoppers told that usually using this tablets elders only.
Dr. Khoobsurat Najma
Ask A Chemist
For kids, Montair LC is available as Montair LC KID tablet and Montair LC KID syrup. It contains Montelukast (4mg) and Levocetrizine (2.5mg). Montelukast is used to prevent and treat asthma, seasonal and year round allergies (hay fever), and prevent exercise-induced asthma. Levocetirizine is used to treat symptoms of allergic conditions such as allergic fever (hay fever), year-round allergies like dust or pet allergies and chronic nettle rash. It is best to take the drug at bedtime as it can make you drowsy.
Sneezing, allergies, nose blocking
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Use physiomer hypertonic saline twice daily in each nostril Tab pantop once daily before breakfast Tab montair LC at night once daily for 5days
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FAQs

Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Montezet LC?

Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children, and other people.

Q. What is Montezet LC?

Montezet LC is a combination of two medicines: Montelukast and Levocetirizine. Levocetirizine is an antiallergic which helps to relieve allergy symptoms 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 reduces inflammation (swelling) in the airways and nose. This further helps to relieve the symptoms.

Q. Can the use of Montezet LC cause drowsiness or sleepiness?

Yes, the most common side effect of Montezet LC is sleepiness. Do not drive, operate heavy machinery or engage in other activities that need your full attention unless your doctor says that you may do so. Do not drink alcohol or take other central nervous system depressants, such as cough and cold medicines. Also avoid taking certain pain relief medicines and medicines that help you sleep as they can lead to severe drowsiness or can worsen it, causing falls or accidents.

Q. Can Montezet LC be stopped when allergy symptoms are relieved?

No, Montezet LC should be continued as advised by the doctor. If you experience any side effects of this medicine or the symptoms of allergy are worsened, consult the doctor for re-evaluation.

Q. Can the use of Montezet LC cause dry mouth?

Yes, the use of Montezet LC can cause dry mouth. If you experience dry mouth, drink plenty of water. Take regular sips during the day and keep some water by your bed at night. You may use lip balm if your lips are also dry.

Q. Can I drink alcohol while taking Montezet LC?

No, do not take alcohol while taking Montezet LC. Drinking alcohol will increase the severity of drowsiness/sleepiness caused by Montezet LC.

Q. Will Montezet LC 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 Montezet LC can cause increased side effects. If the symptoms are getting severe, please consult the doctor for re-evaluation.
Disclaimer: 1mg's sole intention is to ensure that its consumers get information that is expert-reviewed, accurate and trustworthy. However, the information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of a qualified physician. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This may not cover all possible side effects, drug interactions or warnings or alerts. Please consult your doctor and discuss all your queries related to any disease or medicine. We intend to support, not replace, the doctor-patient relationship.
References
  1. FDA approved prescribing information. Levocitrizine; 1995 [revised May 2007]. [Accessed 19 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Montelukast sodium. South Ruislip, Middlesex: Aurobindo Pharma - Milpharm Ltd.; 2012 [revised 04 Jan. 2018]. [Accessed 19 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Levocitrizine. Slough, Berkshire: UCB Pharma Limited; 2007 [revised 27 Mar. 2019]. [Accessed 19 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  4. Montelukast sodium. Whitehouse Station, New Jersey: Merck & Co., Inc.; 1998 [revised Nov. 2014]. [Accessed 19 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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