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Remont 4mg Tablet DT

Prescription Required
SALT COMPOSITION
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Remont 4mg Tablet DT is a prescription medicine used for asthma prevention and for the treatment of allergy symptoms such as sneezing and runny nose. It reduces inflammation in the airways and make breathing easier.

Remont 4mg Tablet DT can be taken with or without food, but take it at the same time to get the most benefit. It is advised to have it 2 hours before exercise if you have exercise-induced asthma. It should be taken as your doctor's advice. The dose and how often you take it depends on what you are taking it for. Your doctor will decide how much you need to improve your symptoms. Swallow the tablets whole with a drink of water. You should take this medicine for as long as it is prescribed for you. It does not cure sudden breathing problems, so always carry a medicated inhaler with you. 

It is generally safe medicine with few common side effects include nausea, vomiting, headache, abdominal pain, and diarrhea.  If these bother you or appear serious, let your doctor know. There may be ways of reducing or preventing them. Generally, you should avoid alcohol while taking this medicine.

Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you have ever had severe liver problems. Your doctor should also know about all other medicines you are taking as many of these may make this medicine less effective or change the way it works. You must inform your doctor about pregnancy or breastfeeding.

Uses of Remont Tablet DT

  • Prevention of Asthma
  • Sneezing and runny nose due to allergies

Benefits of Remont Tablet DT

In Prevention of Asthma

Remont 4mg Tablet DT works by reducing and preventing swelling and inflammation in your lungs. It is known as a “preventer” and is used to prevent the symptoms of asthma such as tightness in your chest, wheezing, breathlessness and coughing. This means you can carry out your daily activities more easily and more confidently. It may take a few weeks for this medicine to show full effects. This medicine will not stop an asthma attack that has already started.

In Sneezing and runny nose due to allergies

Remont 4mg Tablet DT provides relief from symptoms such as blocked or runny nose, sneezing and itchy or watery eyes. This will make it easier for you to go about your daily activities. It rarely has any serious side effects and you may only need to take it on days you have symptoms. If you are taking it to prevent getting symptoms you should use it regularly to get the most benefit.

Side effects of Remont Tablet DT

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Remont

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Diarrhea
  • Abdominal pain

How to use Remont Tablet DT

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Dissolve it in a glass of water before taking it. Remont 4mg Tablet DT may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Remont Tablet DT works

Remont 4mg Tablet DT works by blocking the action of leukotriene, a chemical messenger. This reduces inflammation in the airways to prevent asthma and relieve symptoms of allergies.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CAUTION
Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Remont 4mg Tablet DT. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Remont 4mg Tablet DT is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Remont 4mg Tablet DT is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Remont 4mg Tablet DT may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Remont 4mg Tablet DT is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Remont 4mg Tablet DT is recommended.
Liver
CAUTION
Remont 4mg Tablet DT should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Remont 4mg Tablet DT may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Remont 4mg Tablet DT in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.

What if you forget to take Remont Tablet DT?

If you miss a dose of Remont 4mg Tablet DT, 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.

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Quick Tips

  • You have been prescribed Remont 4mg Tablet DT 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 Remont 4mg Tablet DT 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.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
1,3-Diarylpropanoid Derivative
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
RESPIRATORY

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Patient Concerns

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I've frequent sneezing & nose blocking problems, suspecting due to allergies.
Dr. Vijay Verma
ENT
Get serum IgE to confirm it is allergy
I am sneezing and runny nose for two days.
Dr. Ila Jain Khandelwal
Pathology
Dear PATIENT can take tablet sinnarest twice a day for this. Steam inhalation twice a day.
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FAQs

Q. Why do you have to take Remont 4mg Tablet DT at night?

Usually, it is recommended to take Remont 4mg Tablet DT in the evening when it is being used for asthma and allergic rhinitis (cough and cold due to allergy). However, the exact reason for this is not yet known. Some studies have shown that there is no difference in effectiveness whether Remont 4mg Tablet DT is taken in the evening or morning. Hence, take the medicine as directed by your doctor.

Q. Is Remont 4mg Tablet DT a steroid?

No, Remont 4mg Tablet DT is not a steroid. It is a leukotriene blocker. Leukotrienes are natural substances released during an allergic reaction which causes constriction of muscles of airway. It can also cause allergy symptoms. This medicine blocks leukotrienes which helps in relieving symptoms of asthma and allergic rhinitis.

Q. Does Remont 4mg Tablet DT make you drowsy?

An uncommon side effect of Remont 4mg Tablet DT is drowsiness. It can also cause dizziness. Avoid driving or operating heavy machinery until you know how the medicine affects you. Consult your doctor if you experience these side effects.

Q. Can I drink alcohol while taking Remont 4mg Tablet DT?

Consumption of alcohol should be restricted while taking Remont 4mg Tablet DT as it may cause dizziness and drowsiness as a side effect. Also, liver disorders caused as side effect of Remont 4mg Tablet DT may occur more commonly with use of alcohol.

Q. Can Remont 4mg Tablet DT cause mood changes?

Yes, although uncommonly but Remont 4mg Tablet DT may cause mood changes. The symptoms of mood change include anxiety, agitation, aggressive behaviour or hostility, irritability, and restlessness. One may also experience depression and suicidal tendency. Consult your doctor immediately in case you develop any of these symptoms.

Q. Can Remont 4mg Tablet DT cause weird dreams?

Yes, in rare cases Remont 4mg Tablet DT may cause night mares, sleeplessness, and sleep walking. You should contact your doctor if these symptoms persist.

Q. How should Remont 4mg Tablet DT be taken?

Remont 4mg Tablet DT should be taken exactly as directed by your doctor. The medicine should be used preferably in the evening with or without food when being used for asthma. Whereas, for allergic rhinitis, it can be taken at any time of the day but at the same time each day. But, if you are taking it to avoid breathing difficulties during exercise, it should be taken 2 hours before exercise.

Q. How should Remont 4mg Tablet DT granules be given to children?

It can be directly given in the mouth or dissolve in 1 teaspoonful of cold or room temperature baby formula or breast milk. It can also be used with 1 spoonful of mashed carrots, applesauce, rice, or ice-cream. Remember to give the mixture within 15 minutes of making it.

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