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Montus Syrup


Overview

Montus Syrup side effects

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

How to use Montus Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Montus Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Montus Syrup works

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

Montus Syrup related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Montus Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Montus Syrup 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
Montus Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Montus Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Montus Syrup is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Montus Syrup is recommended.
Liver
Montus Syrup should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Montus Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Montus Syrup in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Montus Syrup?

If you miss a dose of Montus Syrup, 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.
Montus Syrup
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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Montus Syrup 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 Montus Syrup 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 Montus with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Shinosun, Epikon
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Coxbact, Rifacure, Rifacil
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin, Marantin, Notian
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Theopin, Zvtho
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Montus

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I have a problem related to liquid continously flowed through nose to throat internally ie najla jukam from last 3-4 years dont know what it is? whether it is due to allery or what i tried a lot of ayurvedic treatments but didnt go well please tell me something about it give me some suggestion or treatment related to thisTests related to bone growth in nose are also done but there is no extra bone growth in nose too
Dr. Pulkit Agarwal
Ear Nose Throat Specialist
U have allergic rhinitis kindly try Tab Montus L at night for a week and get back to me
every time my ear itching what to do for that
Dr. Pulkit Agarwal
Ear Nose Throat Specialist
Put soliwax drops 4 times a day 3 drops Tab Montus L at night for 7 days
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FAQs

Q. Is Montus 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 Montus cause weight gain?

Montus 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 Montus cause hair loss?

Montus 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 Montus take to work?

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

Q. What is the best time to take Montus?

It is always best to take Montus as advised by your doctor. Usually, in asthma, Montus should be taken in the evening. If you are taking Montus 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 Montus?

Montus can interact with several medicines. Therefore, do not take any medicines without talking to your doctor.
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References
  1. Boushey HA. Drugs Used in Asthma. In: Katzung BG, Masters SB, Trevor AJ, editors. Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. 11th ed. New Delhi, India: Tata McGraw Hill Education Private Limited; 2009. pp. 349-50.
  2. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, editors. A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk: Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2015. pp. 937-38.
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