Montair 10mg tablet (generic Singulair) is used for the treatment of allergic condition like asthma, seasonal allergies. It is an effective medicine used in the prevention of certain chemicals in the body causing allergies reaction. It reduces the swelling and mucous secretion in asthma, giving relief from symptoms like nasal congestion, runny nose and sneezing in allergic rhinitis.
Montair 10mg tablet contains montelukast sodium which is a leukotriene receptor antagonist which binds to specific receptors on the cells of the airways who are responsible for the inflammation process and inhibits the action of leukotrienes.
You should take Montair 10mg tablet orally with or without food, once daily or as recommended by the doctor. You should continue to take Montair tablets 10mg for asthma even if you feel better, as it is intended as a long-term medication to help control your asthma.
You should store Montair 10mg at room temperature below 30°C and keep it away from light and moistures.
In-Depth information on Montair 10mg
1. It is advised to take it in the evening for better control of asthma and allergies symptoms.
2. Comparatively safe medicine with a very low side-effect.
3. Not so much effective as steroid inhalers for asthma
4. Don’t discontinue its use without consulting your doctor even if you feel better.
What if you miss a dose or overdose?
In case you miss a dose then skip the dose and take it at the next recommended time. But, if it is less than 12 hours of the forgotten dose then go and take it. Avoid the use when next scheduled dose is near.
In case of overdosing immediately contact your doctor as it can cause side-effects.
1:- Alcohol: Montair 10mg tablet may cause excessive laziness and tranquility with alcohol.
2:- Driving: After taking Montair 10mg tablet if make you feel lazy, sleepy, tired or decrease alertness. If this condition happens don’t drive as it is not safe for you.
3:- Liver Disease: It is used with caution for the patient suffering from any kind of liver disease. Doses must be adjusted as per needs. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease. Please consult your doctor for more information.