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Minolast Fx Tablet

By LEEFORD HEALTHCARE LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip

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Montelukast(10.0 Mg) + Fexofenadine(120.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-ALLERGIC

Medical Description

Minolast Fx tablet is a combination of two medicines - Montelukast and Fexofenadine. It is an anti-allergic medicine. It is used to relieve symptoms of allergic rhinitis such as runny & stuffy nose, s...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
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    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Minolast Fx Tablet

Minolast Fx tablet is used in adults to treat allergic rhinitis.
contraindications

Contraindications of Minolast Fx Tablet

If you are allergic to Montelukast or Fexofenadine or any of the components of Minolast Fx tablet.
sideEffects

Side effects of Minolast Fx Tablet

  • Nausea
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Cough
  • Stomach pain
  • Indigestion
  • Throat infection
  • Tiredness
  • Drowsiness
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Minolast Fx Tablet

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Minolast Fx tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Minolast Fx tablet can be used during pregnancy only if your doctor considers it necessary.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Minolast Fx tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Minolast Fx tablet should not be taken while breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Minolast Fx tablet?
A:
Minolast Fx tablet may cause dizziness and drowsiness. You should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Minolast Fx tablet?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol while on treatment with Minolast Fx tablet as it can worsen the side effects of this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a kidney or liver function problem or you have acute asthma.
  • You are experiencing rapid heartbeats, palpitations and excessive sweating.
  • You have any blood disorder, abnormal blood count and swelling of blood vessels.
  • You have any heart-related disorder, joint disorder or muscle weakness.
  • You are suffering from any brain-related problems like aggression, anxiety, abnormal dreams, lack of sleep, irritation, restlessness or suicidal thoughts.
  • You have a known allergy to aspirin or other painkillers or you are above 65 years of age.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Minolast Fx Tablet

How Does It Work?

  • Montelukast works by blocking the action of allergic mediators leukotrienes by binding to leukotriene receptors and helps in relieving the symptoms of allergy.
  • Fexofenadine works by blocking the action of the natural substance histamine which is produced by the body during allergic reactions.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Minolast Fx Tablet

Swallow Minolast Fx tablet with a glass of water. Do not cut, break or chew the tablet. Take this medicine exactly as instructed by your doctor and do not consume it more than that prescribed.
interactions

Interactions of Minolast Fx Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of Minolast Fx tablet along with antibiotics such as erythromycin, antifungal medicines such as Ketoconazole can increase the blood levels of this medicine.
  • There should be a gap of at least 2 hours between the administration of Minolast Fx tablet and antacids containing aluminium and magnesium.
  • Medicines that act on the brain to produce calmness if taken along with this tablet may reduce alertness and impair performance.
  • Other medicines such as Rifampicin, Phenobarbital, Gemfibrozil and Phenytoin should be used cautiously.

Interactions with food items

You should avoid having grapefruit juice, orange or apple as it may interfere with the activity of Minolast Fx tablets.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Minolast Fx Tablet

Store Minolast Fx tablets at room temperature, protected from direct sunlight, heat and moisture. Keep it away from children and pets. Do not use expired or damaged medicines. Discard any unused medic...
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dosage

Dosage of Minolast Fx Tablet

Overdose

The symptoms of overdose include stomach pain, drowsiness, dizziness, headache, vomiting, tiredness, altered mental state and dry mouth. In case of an overdose, contact your doctor immediately or visi...
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Missed a Dose

Missing a dose of Minolast Fx tablet may reduce the effectiveness of the treatment. If you have missed any dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the miss...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Abhishek B L

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Minolast Fx tablet prescribed for?

A: Minolast Fx tablet is used for the management of symptoms of allergic rhinitis or hay fever such as runny & stuffed nose, blockage in airways, sneezing, itching, watery eyes and other allergic symptoms.

Q: What should I discuss with my healthcare expert before taking this medicine?

  • Inform the doctor about your detailed medical & surgical history. Inform your doctor if you have liver or kidney disease.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or planning to have a baby.
  • This medicine may interact with other medicines. Hence, inform your doctor if you are taking any other medicines, including supplements or herbal products. Also, inform your doctor if you are stopping...
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Q: Is Minolast Fx tablet habit-forming?

A: No habit-forming tendencies have been reported with Minolast Fx tablet.

Q: Can I take Minolast Fx tablet along with orange juice?

A: Minolast Fx tablet should not be taken along with grapefruit, apple or orange juice.

Q: Can I stop taking Minolast Fx tablet if I feel better?

A: No, you should take Minolast Fx tablet for the duration prescribed by your doctor. Stopping this medicine in between the treatment may revert the allergic symptoms.

Q: What if my daily schedule interferes with taking my medicine?

A: Try to take your medicine at the same time every day. Try connecting your medicine with daily activities such as brushing your teeth at night or having your dinner. This may help you remember to take it. Keep a daily calendar or set an alarm clock to go at the time you need to take your medicine.

Q: Is Minolast Fx and Montair Fx same?

A: Yes, both medicine has the same active components which are, montelukast and fexofenadine, only the brand name is different. However, it is advised to take the prescribed brand only.

Q: Is Minolast Fx an antibiotic?

A: No, it is not an antibiotic. Minolast Fx is an anti-allergic medicine.

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ContainsMontelukast(10.0 Mg),Fexofenadine(120.0 Mg)
UsesAllergic rhinitis
Side effectsHeadache, stomach pain, dry mouth, tiredness, weakness
Last Updated on: 26 Nov 2021 | 11:24 AM (IST)
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