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L Hist Mont Strip Of 10 Tablets
L Hist Mont Strip Of 10 Tablets
L Hist Mont Strip Of 10 Tablets
L Hist Mont Strip Of 10 Tablets
L Hist Mont Strip Of 10 Tablets

L Hist Mont Strip Of 10 Tablets

By ALKEM LABORATORIES LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
113.40*
MRP 162.00
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L Hist Mont Strip Of 10 Tablets Description

L-HIST Mont tablet contains a combination of Montelukast and Levocetirizine as its active ingredients. L-HIST Mont tablet is used to provide relief from allergic rhinitides such as a runny and stuffy

nose, blockage in airways, sneezing, itching, watery eyes and other allergic symptoms. This medicine blocks the release of chemical substances, Histamine and Leukotrienes that are responsible for allergic symptoms.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹113.40
You Save₹48.60 (30% on MRP)
ContainsMontelukast(10.0 Mg) + Levocetirizine(5.0 Mg)
UsesAllergic condition
Side effectsDizziness, headache, dry mouth, sleepiness
TherapyANTI-ALLERGIC
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Uses of L Hist Mont Strip Of 10 Tablets

L-HIST Mont tablet is used for relieving the symptoms of allergic rhinitis, such as a runny or stuffy nose, blockage in airways, difficulty in breathing, sneezing and watery eyes.

Contraindications of L Hist Mont Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to levocetirizine, cetirizine or montelukast or any other ingredients of the L-HIST Mont tablet.
  • If you have kidney problems or undergoing dialysis.
  • If you are unable to digest lactose and glucose (galactose intolerance).

Side effects of L Hist Mont Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Headache
  • Stomach pain
  • Dry mouth
  • Tiredness
  • Weakness
  • Cough
  • Sleepiness
  • Blocked or runny nose
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Rash
  • Fever
  • Indigestion (dyspepsia)

Precautions and Warnings of L Hist Mont Strip Of 10 Tablets

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the L-HIST Mont tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the effect of the L-HIST Mont tablet during pregnancy. It is recommended to avoid taking this medicine unless it is prescribed by your doctor. Inform your doctor about your pregnancy or if you think that you may be pregnant.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the L-HIST Mont tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
A component of the L-HIST Mont tablet passes into human breast milk and may cause drowsiness in the newborn baby. It is recommended to avoid taking this medicine while breastfeeding unless it is prescribed by your doctor. Inform your doctor if you are a breastfeeding mother.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the L-HIST Mont tablet?
A:
You may feel dizziness or drowsiness after taking the L-HIST Mont tablet. Thus, it is advised to be cautious while driving or operating any machinery after taking this medicine.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the L-HIST Mont tablet?
A:
It is advised to avoid alcohol consumption during the treatment as it might alter your alertness and increase side effects. Talk to your doctor if you consume it often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are taking medicines for allergies (corticosteroids) like Prednisone and Prednisolone.
  • You are already taking painkillers like aspirin as it can increase the risk of asthma.
  • You experience a rash or difficulty in breathing.
  • You are suffering from a psychiatric illness.
  • You are suffering from a genetic disorder called Phenylketonuria.
  • You are not able to empty the bladder.
  • This medicine can cause anxiety, aggression, lack of sleep and suicidal thoughts. In case you experience any of these, immediately inform your doctor.
  • L-HIST Mont tablet is not meant for relief from acute asthma. Use your inhaler for asthma relief in an acute attack.

Mode of Action of L Hist Mont Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

  • Montelukast blocks certain natural substances called leukotrienes which may cause allergies. It acts by reducing the swelling, relaxes airways and helps to make breathing easier.
  • Levocetirizine blocks histamine a natural substance, which is produced by the body during allergic reactions.

Directions for Use of L Hist Mont Strip Of 10 Tablets

L-HIST Mont tablet should be consumed as instructed by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. It is recommended not to cut, break or chew the medicine. Ideally, It should be taken a...
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Interactions of L Hist Mont Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the L-HIST Mont tablet works or the L-HIST Mont tablet itself can lessen the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Inform your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interactions.
  • Especially, if you are taking medicines to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood thinners, anti-infectives, anti-diabetics, anti-asthmatics, pain killers, i...
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Storage and disposal of L Hist Mont Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store this medicine below 30°C.
  • Try to protect it from light and moisture.
  • Keep it away from the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of L Hist Mont Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

An overdose of L-HIST Mont tablet may cause drowsiness, aggression, restlessness, thirst and headache. If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or visit y...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed any dose of medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If its time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double dose...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: I have a psychiatric disease, can L-HIST Mont tablet worsen it?

A: L-HIST Mont tablet is known to cause side effects like anxiety, low mood, irritability and suicidal behaviour. It would be best if you are cautious as there can be an increased frequency of suicidal thoughts. In case it occurs, immediately inform your family and doctor.

Q: Can I take L-HIST Mont tablet during an asthma attack?

A: No, it will not help in an acute attack of asthma. It is advised to take appropriate rescue medicine like inhalers given by your doctor during an asthma attack. Keep taking the L-HIST Mont tablet as well and do not stop it abruptly.

Q: Is L-HIST Mont tablet an antibiotic?

A: No, the L-HIST Mont tablet is not an antibiotic. It is an anti-allergic medicine.

Q: Can L-HIST Mont tablet be used for cold?

A: Yes, the L-HIST Mont tablet is used to treat symptoms of a cold. Your doctor may prescribe you this medicine on the basis of the severity of the symptoms and your condition. Thus, you should not self-medicate.

Q: Is L-HIST Mont a steroid?

A: No, L-HIST Mont is not a steroid. It is an anti-allergic medicine.

Q: What is the composition of L-HIST Mont?

A: L-HIST Mont contains two active components - montelukast and levocetirizine.

Q: When should we take L-HIST Mont, with or without meals?

A: L- Hist Mont should be taken as required. It can be taken with or without a meal or as advised by the doctor. Take the medicine with a meal to avoid an upset stomach.

Q: What is L HIST Mont used for?

A: L-HIST Mont tablet contains a combination of montelukast and levocetirizine that is used to provide relief from allergic rhinitis such as a runny and stuffy nose, blockage in airways, sneezing, itching, watery eyes and other allergic symptoms.

Q: How to take L Hist Mont?

  • L-HIST Mont tablet should be taken as instructed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • Do not consume more than the dose prescribed by your doctor.

Q: What is the difference between L Hist Mont tablet and L Hist Mont syrup?

A: Both L Hist Mont tablet and L Hist Mont syrup are anti-allergic medicines used for the treatment of allergic symptoms. Both the medicines contain a combination of levocetirizine and montelukast as active substances. However, the only difference is that L Hist Mont tablet is used in adults while L Hist Mont syrup is used in children who find it difficult to swallow tablets.

Q: Can L Hist Mont be taken during pregnancy?

A: There is limited information about the effect of L-HIST Mont tablet during pregnancy. It is recommended to avoid taking this medicine unless it is prescribed by your doctor. Inform your doctor about your pregnancy or if you think that you may be pregnant.

Q: Can L Hist Mont be used in children?

A: Yes, L Hist Mont tablet can be used in children only if it is recommended by your doctor. Do not give this medicine to your child on your own.

Q: Can L Hist Mont be used for cough?

A: No, L Hist Mont is not a cough medicine and hence it cannot be used for the treatment of cough.
Product Details
Brand
L HIST MONT DT
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/10/2023
Last Updated on: 01 Jun 2022 | 06:19 PM (IST)

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