Montair-LC Tablet is an anti-allergic medicine containing a combination of montelukast and levocetirizine as active ingredients. Montair-LC tablet is used for relieving the symptoms of allergic rhinitis such as runny & stuffed nose, blockage in airways, sneezing, itching, watery eyes and other allergic symptoms. This medicine works by blocking the production of chemicals responsible for producing symptoms of allergy in the body. It is advisable to take this medicine, preferably at bedtime, as it may cause dizziness. Individuals with kidney problems or on dialysis should not take this medicine....
Q: Is Montair LC a steroid?
A: No, it is an antiallergic medicine used for relieving the symptoms of allergic rhinitis.
Q: Can I take the Montair LC during an asthma attack?
A: No, it will not help in an acute attack of asthma. It is advisable to take appropriate rescue medicine like inhalers given by your doctor during an asthma attack.
Q: Can I take the Montair LC tablet in pregnancy?
A: Yes, it can be used if prescribed by a doctor. Due to inadequate information on its safety in pregnancy, avoid self-medicating this medicine.
Q: Can I stop taking the Montair LC tablet if symptoms of allergy go away?
A: No, you should take this medicine for the duration prescribed by your doctor. Stopping this medicine in between the treatment may revert the allergic symptoms.
Q: Is Montair LC effective for cough?
A: No, it is not effective for cough. A cough could be due to different causes and hence it would be best to take a doctor's advice before taking any medicine to treat cough.
Q: Are Montair LC and Montek LC the same?
A: Montair-LC and Montek-LC both are anti-allergic medicines containing a combination of Montelukast and Levocetirizine. These are generally used in relieving the symptoms of allergic rhinitis. Based on the cause and your medical history, your doctor shall prescribe one of these medicines. Take the medicine as prescribed by your doctor and do not self-medicate.
Q: What is the difference between Montair and Montair LC?
A: Montair tablet contains Montelukast and is generally used for the management of allergies and asthma. Montair LC tablet contains a combination of two antiallergic medicines namely, Montelukast and Levocetirizine. It is generally used for the treatment of allergic rhinitis. Your doctor shall prescribe suitable medicine for you after your diagnosis and considering your medical history. Do not self-medicate in any case and follow your doctor's advice.
Q: Can I take Montair LC for cough?
A: Montair LC is an antiallergic medicine used for relieving allergy symptoms like runny nose, sneezing, watery eyes and cough. Cough can occur due to various reasons. The doctor will suggest the medicine after proper evaluation of your health condition. But it is strictly advised not to self-medicate Montair LC for cough.
Q: Is there a substitute for Montair LC?
A: Different brands contain the same composition as Montair LC has. However, it is advised to take the same brand recommended by the doctor.