Montair Chewable Tablets 5 mg
Montair 5MG Tablet is used to treat asthma, hay fever and seasonal allergy symptoms. It prevents asthma attacks and breathing problems caused by exercise. This medciine is used for prophylaxis and chronic treatment of asthma in adults and children greater than or equal to 2 years of age.
This medication belongs to the class of a leukotriene receptor antagonist and works by blocking leukotriene that causes allergic reactions in the body. It selectively blocks the action of this chemical in the body.
Before using this medicine inform your doctor if you are or have any of the following conditions :
Allergic to any of its ingredients or to any medicines, food and other substances.
Pregnant, planning to be pregnant, or are breast-feeding.
Taking any dietary supplement, herbal preparation, or other prescribed medicines.
History of alcoholism or liver problems.
Mental problems or mood swings including depression, suicidal thoughts, etc.
If you are lactose intolerant.
Taking a corticosteroid and are planning to stop or lower the dose.
Montair 5 MG Tablet is not indicated for use in the reversal of bronchospasm in acute asthma attacks, including status asthmaticus. It should not be used as monotherapy for the treatment and management of exercise-induced bronchospasm. Advise patients to have appropriate rescue medication available.
Appropriate clinical monitoring and caution are recommended when systemic corticosteroid reduction is considered in patients receiving montelukast. Inform phenylketonuric patients that the chewable tablet contains phenylalanine 0.842 mg/5 mg chewable tablet.
This medication helps in treating the following problems in the human body:
A patient can suffer from the following side effects:
Are there any missed dose instructions?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. The missed dose should be skipped if it is almost time for the next scheduled dose.
Are there any overdose instructions?
Contact your doctor if an overdose is suspected.
This medication is one chemical that causes allergic reactions in the body. This medication selectively blocks the action of this chemical in the body.