Medicine Overview of Okasma Tablet
Okasma 5mg/10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of sneezing and runny nose due to allergies.
Side Effects of Okasma are Nausea, Diarrhoea, Vomiting, Dryness in mouth, Headache, Skin rash, Flu-like symptoms, Fatigue, Sleepiness.
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. Okasma 5mg/10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Okasma 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 Okasma Tablet
Okasma Tablet related warnings
Okasma 5mg/10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Okasma 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.
Okasma 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.
Okasma 5mg/10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Okasma 5mg/10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Okasma 5mg/10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Okasma 5mg/10mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Okasma 5mg/10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Okasma 5mg/10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Okasma 5mg/10mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
Frequently asked questions about Okasma Tablet
Q. Is it safe to use Okasma?
Okasma is safe in most of the patients when used according to the doctors advice. However, in some patients it may cause some unwanted side effects like nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, dry mouth, headache, skin rash, flu-like symptoms, fatigue, sleepiness and other uncommon or rare side effects. Inform your doctor as soon as possible if you experience any persistent problem due to the medication.
Q. Can Okasma be stopped when allergy symptoms are relieved?
No, Okasma should be continued as advised by the doctor. If any problems are experienced due to Okasma, consult the doctor for re-evaluation.
Okasma is a combination of two medicines: Montelukast and Levocetirizine. This medicine is used for treating allergy symptoms like runny nose, sneeze and cough. It works by lowering chemicals in the body that cause allergy sypmtoms.
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