LC Kast

 54211 people have bought this recently
10 Tablet in 1 Strip Out of Stock
₹ 144 ₹160 10% OFF Save: ₹16
10 TABLET 1 Strip ₹ 144 ₹160 10% OFF Save: ₹16
  • Not Available in Market

LC Kast Information

LC Kast, a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Syrup,Tablet. Other than this, LC Kast has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of LC Kast. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. Refer to the dosage section for a detailed discussion.

The most common side effects of LC Kast are Headache, Stomach ache, Joint pain. Such side effects of LC Kast normally do not last long and go away once the treatment is completed. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

Furthermore, you should know that effect of LC Kast is Severe for pregnant women and Severe for women who are breastfeeding. Further, the section on LC Kast related warnings talks about LC Kast's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

LC Kast is not recommended if you suffer from certain medical conditions as it can have adverse effects. Liver Disease are examples of such conditions.

Drug interactions for LC Kast have been reported in the medical literature. See below for a complete list.

You should also be aware that LC Kast is not safe while driving, and is not addiction.



LC Kast Benefits & Uses

LC Kast is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

LC Kast Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
  • Disease: Allergic Rhinitis (Hay Fever)
  • Before or After Meal: Either
  • Single Maximum Dose: 1 Tablet
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: strength 10 mg montelukast and 5 mg levocetirizine
2 - 12 years (Child)
  • Disease: Allergic Rhinitis (Hay Fever)
  • Before or After Meal: Either
  • Single Maximum Dose: 1 Tablet
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: strength 4 mg montelukast and 2.5 mg levocetirizine
Adult
  • Disease: Allergic Rhinitis (Hay Fever)
  • Before or After Meal: Either
  • Single Maximum Dose: 1 Tablet
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: strength 10 mg montelukast and 5 mg levocetirizine
Geriatric
  • Disease: Allergic Rhinitis (Hay Fever)
  • Before or After Meal: Either
  • Single Maximum Dose: 1 Tablet
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: strength 10 mg montelukast and 5 mg levocetirizine

LC Kast Related Warnings

  • Is the use of LC Kast safe for pregnant women?


    LC Kast should not be taken during pregnancy, or should only be taken on the advice of a doctor as it may have severe side effects.

    Severe
  • Is the use of LC Kast safe during breastfeeding?


    Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking LC Kast. It should only be taken after medical advice.

    Severe
  • What is the effect of LC Kast on the Kidneys?


    Information about safety of LC Kast for kidney is not available since scientific research on this topic is yet to be done.

    Unknown
  • What is the effect of LC Kast on the Liver?


    Side effects of LC Kast on the liver are unknown because research on this has not been conducted yet.

    Unknown
  • What is the effect of LC Kast on the Heart?


    Information about safety of LC Kast for heart is not available since scientific research on this is yet to be done.

    Unknown


Severe Interaction of LC Kast with Other Drugs

LC Kast should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Moderate



LC Kast Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take LC Kast unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about LC Kast

  • Is this LC Kast habit forming or addictive?


    LC Kast does not cause addiction.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    After taking LC Kast, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as LC Kast can make you drowsy.

    Dangerous
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, LC Kast is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    No, LC Kast is not used to treat mental disorders.

    No

LC Kast Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and LC Kast


    Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how LC Kast and food will interact.

    Unknown
  • Interaction between Alcohol and LC Kast


    Due to lack of research, there is no information about the side effects of taking LC Kast with alcohol.

    Unknown


Frequently asked Questions about LC Kast

Question almost 5 years ago

Is LC Kast safe?

Dr. Kuldeep Meena MBBS, MD , Cardiology, Neurology, Pediatrics, Dermatology, Pulmonology, Nephrology, General Physician, Other, Infectious Disease, Emergency Medicine, Allergy and Immunology, Internal Medicine, Multispeciality

Yes, LC Kast is safe to use, if taken in the prescribed amount for a specified time as advised by the doctor. However, very few side effects are observed such as drowsiness, diarrhea, constipation, weakness, and tiredness.

Question about 5 years ago

Does LC Kast cause stomach upset?

Dr. Ayush Pandey MBBS, PG Diploma , General Physician

Yes, LC Kast can cause stomach upset. It is a common side effect of this drug. Please inform your doctor if you are experiencing stomach upset after taking this medicine.

Question over 4 years ago

Can I take LC Kast with phenylephrine?

Yes, LC Kast can be taken with phenylephrine. No harmful drug interactions have been reported between them. However, if you feel any discomfort or unpleasant effects after taking this drug to inform your doctor immediately.

Question about 5 years ago

Can I discontinue LC Kast on my own or without doctors advice?

Dr. Tarun kumar MBBS , Other

Discontinuation of LC Kast on your own can cause unwanted side effects and withdrawal symptoms. You are recommended to always consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.

Question over 4 years ago

Can I take LC Kast With Paracetamol?

Dr. Om Shah MBBS , General Physician

Yes, LC Kast can be taken with paracetamol. No harmful drug interaction has been reported between them. However, if you feel any unpleasant effects then consult your doctor.



See all substitutes for LC Kast


This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


References

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Xyzal® (levocetirizine dihydrochloride)

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 164,167

April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 873-874

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 228

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Singulair® (montelukast sodium)

Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Lukair® (montelukast sodium)

Product Index [Internet]: MONTAIR LC & MONTAIR LC KID DT / Syrup (Montelukast sodium + Levocetirizine dihydrochloride ). Ciplamed

Highlights of Prescribing Information [Internet]: XYZAL® (levocetirizine dihydrochloride) tablets . Initial U.S. Approval: 19952007

Smpc [Internet]: montelukast sodium. Aurobindo Pharma

Package leaflet Information for the patient [Internet]: Xyzal 0.5 mg/ml oral solution. UCB Pharma Ltd

Ayurvedic Alternatives from myUpchar Ayurveda

Skin Infection Tablet 60 Tablet in 1 Bottle ₹499 ₹79937% off
Nimbadi Churna 60 Tablet in 1 Bottle ₹405 ₹45010% off
See more


In stock alternatives of LC Kast (based on Levocetirizine (5 mg) + Montelukast (10 mg))

Monticope Kid Tablet (10)
Monticope Kid Tablet (10) 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹65 ₹695% off
Levosiz M Kid Tablet (10)
Levosiz M Kid Tablet (10) 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹30 ₹324% off
Criz M Kid Tablet
Criz M Kid Tablet 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹71 ₹755% off
Telekast L Tablet (15)
Telekast L Tablet (15) 15 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹255 ₹29513% off
Romilast L 10 Tablet
Romilast L 10 Tablet 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹178 ₹1885% off
L Montus Tablet
L Montus Tablet 15 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹253 ₹2674% off


You may also like

Fexy 120 Tablet
Fexy 120 Tablet 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹172 ₹1815% off
Histafree 120 Mg Tablet
Histafree 120 Mg Tablet 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹94 ₹995% off
Ebast Tablet
Ebast Tablet 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹93 ₹985% off
Alerid Tablet
Alerid Tablet 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹19 ₹205% off
Avil NU Tablet
Avil NU Tablet 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹17 ₹185% off
Cetzine Tablet (10)
Cetzine Tablet (10) 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹26 ₹275% off



BEST ALTERNATIVE
₹719 ₹799 10% OFF
Cough Relief