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MONTU 10MG TABLET

Manufacturer

KNOLL PHARMACEUTICALS LTD

Pack Of

10 TabletS

In Stock

Prescription Required
Product Details

About MONTU 10MG TABLET

MONTU 10MG TABLET contains an anti-allergic medication primarily used to treat seasonal allergies and Asthma. An allergy is an immune system response to foreign elements typically not harmful to your body. These foreign elements are known as ‘allergens’ Asthma is a local inflammatory disease of lungs & airways associated with exaggerated airway-narrowing and may produce extra mucus due to specific triggers like viruses, allergens & exercise.

MONTU 10MG TABLET contains a leukotriene antagonist Montelukast. It works by blocking a chemical messenger (leukotriene) and reduces inflammation and swelling of airways in the lungs. This makes breathing easier and prevents asthma attacksLeukotrienes are also released in your body when you have an allergic reaction to something like dust or pollen. MONTU 10MG TABLET helps to reduce the level of leukotrienes and stops you from getting symptoms.

Take MONTU 10MG TABLET as prescribed by your doctor. You are advised to take MONTU 10MG TABLET for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you, depending upon your medical condition. Can be taken with or without food. In some cases, you may experience certain common side-effects such as diarrhoea, headache, abdominal cramp, flu-like symptoms, nausea, dizziness, vomiting. Most of these side-effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side-effects persistently.

Before starting MONTU 10MG TABLET, inform your doctor if you have severe liver problems. Concurrent use of MONTU 10MG TABLET with alcohol or other antidepressants should be avoided as they may reduce your mental alertness. Even if you are asymptomatic and feel good, do not stop taking MONTU 10MG TABLET as it stopping suddenly may lead to an acute attack of Asthma. If you have any mental disorder, inform your doctor before starting MONTU 10MG TABLET as MONTU 10MG TABLET can cause mood changes (symptoms include anxiety, aggressive behaviour, irritability, restlessness).  Sometimes you might feel depressed. Inform your doctor if you feel any of these symptoms.

Uses of MONTU 10MG TABLET

Asthma, Seasonal allergies

Directions for Use

Take the tablet of MONTU 10MG TABLET with or without food or as directed by your physician. Swallow the whole tablet with a glass of water. Do not crush, chew, or break it.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of MONTU 10MG TABLET

  • Diarrhoea 
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Abdominal cramp
  • Flu-like symptoms
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Do not take MONTU 10MG TABLET if you are allergic to MONTU 10MG TABLET or any of its ingredients. If you have any mental disorder, inform your doctor before starting MONTU 10MG TABLET as MONTU 10MG TABLET can cause mood changes (symptoms include anxiety, aggressive behaviour, irritability, restlessness). Sometimes you might feel depressed. Inform your doctor if you feel any of these symptoms. It is advised to avoid contact with known allergens (allergy-causing agents) such as pollen, dust, etc. Certain food items are known to cause allergies. Concurrent use of MONTU 10MG TABLET with alcohol or other antidepressants should be avoided to reduce your mental alertness. Even if you are asymptomatic and feel good, do not stop taking MONTU 10MG TABLET as it stopping abruptly may lead to an acute attack of asthma.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    Avoid drinking alcohol while taking MONTU 10MG TABLET as it can worsen your side effects like drowsiness.

  • Pregnancy

    There is limited data on how MONTU 10MG TABLET affects pregnancy. Please consult your doctor if you are planning to conceive or already pregnant before starting MONTU 10MG TABLET.

  • Breast Feeding

    There is limited data on how MONTU 10MG TABLET affects breastfeeding. However, Montelukast may pass into breast milk. Please consult your doctor before starting MONTU 10MG TABLET.

  • Driving

    Do not drive or operate machinery if you experience drowsiness or difficulty in concentrating while using MONTU 10MG TABLET. MONTU 10MG TABLET may affect your ability to drive. Seek medical attention if the symptoms persist longer.

  • Liver

    MONTU 10MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with liver diseases. Let your doctor know if you have any history of liver diseases. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and potential risks before prescribing MONTU 10MG TABLET.

  • Kidney

    MONTU 10MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with kidney diseases. Let your doctor know if you have any history of kidney diseases. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and potential risks before prescribing MONTU 10MG TABLET.

Other Information (MON0261)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

MONTU 10MG TABLET contains a leukotriene antagonist Montelukast. It works by blocking a chemical messenger (leukotriene) and reduces inflammation and swelling in the nose and lungs. And hence improving symptoms and relieve allergic symptoms.

Although it is very uncommon, MONTU 10MG TABLET can cause mood changes (symptoms include anxiety, aggressive behavior, irritability, restlessness). Sometimes you might feel depressed. Inform your doctor if you feel any of these symptoms.

MONTU 10MG TABLET can be safely taken as long as your doctor has prescribed it to you. However, please do not discontinue it or exceed the duration without consulting your physician.

Usually, MONTU 10MG TABLET does not cause drowsiness, but in a few cases, drowsiness and sleepiness have been reported; hence, it is best to take it in the evening or at bedtime.

Therapy with leukotriene receptor antagonists like Montelukast may worsen the symptoms of psychotic events in patients with a history of mental illness. Careful administration and monitoring are essential before taking MONTU 10MG TABLET in patients with neuropsychiatric disorders. Please consult your doctor before taking MONTU 10MG TABLET if you have been diagnosed or have a history of mental illness like depression, seizures (fits), etc.

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

MONTU 10MG TABLET

Manufacturer/Marketer address

M-17, Pharma Tower, Basement & Ground Floor, Badli Industrial Area, New Delhi 110 042

MONTU 10MG TABLET

MONTU 10MG TABLET

MRP: 165.00

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10 Tablet in 1 Strip