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Mondeslor Tablet

Manufacturer: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Medicine composition: Desloratidine, Montelukast
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: August 19, 2019

Mondeslor Tablet is commonly used in treating symptoms of allergy and hay fever such as red, itchy eyes, sneezing and runny nose. It is also used to treat the condition of hives. Mondeslor Tablet belongs to a class of medications known as antihistamines. It functions by blocking a chemical substance in the body known as histamine, this substance is responsible for causing allergic symptoms in the body.

The same composition is also available in the form of tablets, liquids and orally disintegrating tablets. This medicine is generally taken once daily, with or without food. The dosage of this medicine should not be modified unless specifically instructed by the doctor.

There are certain precautions that need to be adhered to before taking the medication. You need to inform your doctor of the following conditions before taking the medication – allergic to any medications, problems in the liver or kidney, pregnancy or plans to become pregnant and whether you are taking dietary supplements or using herbal products.

In case you miss a dose, take it the moment you remember it unless this moment is very close to your next dose then skip it. It is strictly advised against taking multiple doses to make up for a missed dose.

Mondeslor Tablet may result in certain side effects in the body such as headaches, dizziness, an upset stomach, a dry mouth, tiredness and muscle pain. In case of women, they may experience painful menstruation. Breathing difficulties are also seen in some patients. It is advisable to consult a doctor if the symptoms turn serious.

Certain food items like grapefruit can interact with medication. Taking Mondeslor Tablet also increases one’s susceptibility to drowsiness from alcohol consumption.

Mondeslor tablet is helpful in treating the below problems:

  • Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis

  • Perennial Allergic Rhinitis

  • Chronic Utricaria

Side effects of mondeslor-tablet are as follows:

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 24 hours.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The effect of this medicine can be observed within an hour of administration.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Pregnant women should avoid this medicine unless their doctor recommends the same.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This medicine should be avoided while breastfeeding following the possibility of harm to the infant. In case, the use of this medicine becomes necessary, then the woman should stop breastfeeding for some time.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next scheduled dose, then the missed dose can be skipped.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Contact your doctor immediately if an overdose is suspected. Symptoms of overdose may include dizziness, restlessness, confusion, increased heart rate, and seizures.

This medicine selectively inhibits the peripheral H1 receptors thereby reducing the histamine levels in the body. It specifically acts on allergies caused in the skin, blood vessels and airways leading to the lung. It also act as leucotriene receptor antagonist and inhibit the action of leucotriene (another chemical neurotransmitter). Thus, altogether the medicine relieve the disease symptoms.

Ques: What is Mondeslor Tablet?

Ans: Mondeslor Tablet belongs to a class of medications known as antihistamines. It blocks a chemical substance in the body known as histamine, which is responsible for causing allergic symptoms in the body. It is available in the form of tablets, liquids and oral tablets. This medicine is generally taken once daily, with or without food. The dosage of this medicine should not be modified unless specifically instructed by the doctor.

Ques: What is the use of Mondeslor Tablet?

Ans: Mondeslor Tablet is commonly used in treating symptoms of allergy and hay fever such as red, itchy eyes, sneezing and runny nose. It is also used to treat the condition of hives. These are symptoms associated with allergic rhinitis.It also helps in curing Asthma, Allergy, Nasal congestion, Hay fever and Perennial allergic rhinitis. In a few cases, it too has proven to treat acne and also exercise-induced asthma.

Ques: What are the side effects of Mondeslor Tablet?

Ans: The potential side-effects that may occur because of the constituting ingredients of Mondeslor Tablet are Mood-related changes, Rash, Sore throat, Drowsiness, Fatigue, Dizziness, Pharyngitis, Somnolence, Dry mouth and Myalgia. It is seen that women, may experience painful menstruation. Breathing difficulties are also seen in some patients. It is suggested to consult a doctor if any of the symptoms turn serious.

Ques: Will Mondeslor be more effective if taken in higher doses?

Ans: The patient should take Mondeslor tablets exactly as the doctor advices to take it. The dose of Mondeslor Tablet should not be changed or taken more often than as prescribed by the doctor. Increased sleepiness or tiredness can happen if you take more Mondeslor Tablets than your doctor prescribed to you. The doctor should be consulted if any of the side effects or conditions prevail and does not go away.

Ques: What should be avoided while taking Mondeslor?

Ans: The consumption of alcohol should be avoided while taking Mondeslor tablet.

Ques: Can the use of Mondeslor cause Dry Mouth?

Ans: Yes, Mondeslor tablet can cause mouth dryness.

Ques: Can Mondeslor be stopped when allergy symptoms are relieved?

Ans: No, the patient should not stop taking the medications when allergy symptoms are relieved. Patient should consult a doctor for the use and dosage of Mondeslor tablet.

Ques: Can I use Mondeslor while breastfeeding?

Ans: No, using Mondeslor tablet is not adequate while breastfeeding.
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