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Montek Lc Information

Montek Lc is a prescription medicine that is available as a Syrup, Tablet. The alternative uses of Montek Lc have also been explained below.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Montek Lc. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. Refer to the dosage section for a detailed discussion.

Common side effects of Montek Lc include Headache, Stomach ache, Joint pain. These side effects of Montek Lc are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

In addition, Montek Lc's effect is Severe during pregnancy and Severe for lactating mothers. Warnings related to Montek Lc's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

Individuals suffering from medical conditions like Liver Disease must refrain from the use of Montek Lc since this can cause severe adverse effects.

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

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Montek Lc is considered not safe while driving, and is not addictive.



Montek Lc Benefits & Uses

Montek Lc is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Montek Lc 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

Montek Lc Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Montek Lc safe for pregnant women?


    Montek LC can cause severe side effects if taken during pregnancy, so, pregnant women should talk to their doctor before taking it.

    Severe
  • Is the use of Montek Lc safe during breastfeeding?


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

    Severe
  • What is the effect of Montek Lc on the Kidneys?


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

    Unknown
  • What is the effect of Montek Lc on the Liver?


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

    Unknown
  • What is the effect of Montek Lc on the Heart?


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

    Unknown


Severe Interaction of Montek Lc with Other Drugs

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

Moderate



Montek Lc Contraindications

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



Frequently asked Questions about Montek Lc

  • Is this Montek Lc habit forming or addictive?


    Montek Lc is not addictive in nature.

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


    No, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking Montek Lc as you may feel sleepy.

    Dangerous
  • Is it safe?


    Montek Lc is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

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


    No, Montek Lc cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

    No

Montek Lc Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Montek Lc


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

    Unknown
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Montek Lc


    Information about the interaction of Montek Lc and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

    Unknown


Frequently asked Questions about Montek Lc

Question over 5 years ago

Can I take Montek LC without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Ramraj MBBS , Other

Montek LC is a prescription drug so do not take it without a consulting doctor. It can be harmful for the patient to take this medicine without a doctor's recommendation.

Question over 5 years ago

How does Montek LC work?

Dr. B. K. Agrawal MBBS, MD , Cardiology, General Physician, Internal Medicine

Montek LC works by blocking the action of histamine which is responsible for allergies in our body. This helps to relieve symptoms of allergies, such as a runny nose, sneezing, and redness, watery, itchy eyes. This drug also helps to relieve itching caused due to urticaria (hives).

Question over 5 years ago

What is Montek LC?

Dr. Anand Singh MBBS , General Physician

Montek LC is the brand name of levocetirizine. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of medications called antihistamine (H1 receptor blocker). It is used in the treatment of allergic rhinitis, urticaria, runny nose, itching eyes/nose, sneezing and other types of allergies.

Question over 5 years ago

Does Montek LC cause stomach upset?

Dr. Ayush Pandey MBBS, PG Diploma , General Physician

Yes, Montek LC 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 about 5 years ago

Is Montek LC a pain-killer?

Dr. Sangita Shah MBBS , General Physician

Montek LC is not a pain-killer. It belongs to the class of drug called antihistamine. Which can help in relieving symptoms of allergies, runny nose, sneezing, and red-watery itchy eyes.



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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

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