Lecope-M tablet is used to relieve symptoms of allergic rhinitis such as a runny & stuffed nose, blockage in airways, sneezing, itching, watery eyes and other allergic symptoms. It is an anti-allergic medicine. Lecope-M Tablet contains a combination of montelukast and levocetirizine. It works by blocking the production of chemicals responsible for causing the allergy. It should be taken as directed by the doctor for the exact duration and dose as prescribed. Swallow it with a glass of water, with or without food. Your doctor may advise you to take the Lecope-M tablet, preferably at bedtime. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding and about all the medicines and supplements you take and all the conditions or diseases you suffer from before starting this medicine....
Q: I have low mood, can Lecope-M tablet worsen it?
A: Lecope-M tablet is known to cause side effects like anxiety, 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 Lecope-M tablets 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 Lecope-M tablets as well and do not stop it abruptly.
Q: Is Lecope-M tablet an anti-histamine?
A: Yes, Lecope-M tablet is an anti-histamine medicine, also known as anti-allergic medicine.
Q: Can Lecope-M tablet be used for cough?
A: No, Lecope-M tablet is not used for cough. It is used for cold and allergic conditions.
Q: Does Lecope-M tablet cause sleep?
A: Lecope-M tablet can induce Drowsiness and Dizziness in some people as one of its side effects. However, it is not meant to be used to treat sleeplessness or lack of sleep.
Q: When should I take Lecope M, during day or night?
A: You can take Lecope M during the day or night, as per the need or as advised by the doctor. It may cause drowsiness sometimes, hence it is usually recommended to take it during the night before bedtime.
Q: Is Lecope M a steroid?
A: No, Lecope M is not a steroid. It contains montelukast and levocetirizine, as its active ingredient, which is an antiallergic medicine.
Q: Is Lecope-M an antibiotic?
A: Lecope-M is not an antibiotic medicine. It is an antiallergic medicine containing montelukast and levocetirizine, used to relieve allergic symptoms such as runny nose, sneezing, watery eyes, etc.
Q: Does Lecope M relieve itching?
A: Yes, Lecope-M relieves itching of the nose, eyes and skin associated with seasonal allergy (allergic rhinitis).