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Monti Fx 10Mg/120Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Abbott India Ltd
Medicine composition: Montelukast, Fexofenadine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: September 27, 2019

A leukotriene receptor antagonist, Monti tablet treats asthma, hay fever and seasonal allergy symptoms. It prevents asthma attacks and breathing problems caused by exercise. It works by blocking leukotriene and Histamine action, which in turn decreases certain asthma and allergic symptoms.

Before using this tablet inform your doctor:

  • If you are allergic to any of its ingredients or to any medicines, food and other substances.
  • If you are pregnant, planning to conceive, or breast-feeding.
  • If you are taking any dietary supplement, herbal preparation, or other prescribed medicines.
  • If you have a history of alcoholism or liver problems.
  • If you have mental problems or mood swings including depression, suicidal thoughts, etc.
  • If you are lactose intolerant.
  • If you are taking a corticosteroid and are planning to stop or lower the dose.

This medication can be used in below-mentioned conditions

This medication can cause beneath referenced symptoms

  • How long is the duration of effect?

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

    The effect of this medicine can be observed after 1-3 hours of administration.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    In case of pregnancy, you must consult the doctor.
  • Is it habit forming?

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

    Use of this medicine should be avoided unless clearly needed. The risk of adverse effects in the infant is fairly low but caution should be exercised. Consult your doctor before taking this tablet.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. The missed dose should be skipped if it is almost time for the next scheduled dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Contact your doctor if an overdose is suspected.

It is one chemical that causes allergic reactions in the body. This medicine selectively blocks the action of this chemical in the body. Also, it selectively inhibits the peripheral H1 receptors thereby reducing the histamine levels in the body. It specifically acts on allergies caused in the stomach and intestine, blood vessels and airways leading to the lung.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Disease

    Disease

    This medication interacts with Impaired kidney function, Liver disease.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Medicine

    This medication interacts with Ketoconazole, Rifampicin, Phenobarbital, Antacids, Erythromycin.

Ques: What is Monti fx 10mg 120mg tablet?

Ans: This tablet works as a leukotriene receptor antagonist and histamine blocker, is used to treat asthma, hay fever, and seasonal allergy symptoms. It contains Fexofenadine and Montelukast as active ingredients. This medication works by making breathing easier by reducing swelling in the airways; inhibiting the release of histamine.

Ques: What is the use of Monti fx 10mg 120mg tablet?

Ans: This is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions and symptoms of diseases like allergic skin conditions, hay fever, chronic asthma, and exercise-induced asthma.

Ques: What are the side effects of Monti fx 10mg 120mg tablet?

Ans: Side effects include indigestion, diarrhea, stuffy nose, and trouble sleeping.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Monti fx 10mg 120mg tablet ?

Ans: It should be stored at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets.

Ques: How long do I need to use monti fx 10mg 120mg tablet before I see improvement in my condition?

Ans: In most of the cases, the average time taken by this medication to reach its peak effect is around 3 days to 3 months. But the same duration is not mandatory for everyone and so, it is not a standard time period for this medication's action. Please consult your doctor, for the time period you need to use this medication.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use monti fx 10mg 120mg tablet?

Ans: This medication is generally used once or twice a day. It is advised to consult your doctor before the usage, as the frequency also depends on the patient's condition.

Ques: Should I use monti fx 10mg 120mg tablet empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: This medication is common to be taken orally and the action of salts involved in this medication, do not depend on whether taking it pre-meal or post-meal. It is advised to consult a doctor before use and take it at a fixed time in a day.
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About Monti Fx 10Mg/120Mg Tablet
What are the uses of Monti Fx 10Mg/120Mg Tablet
What are the contraindications of Monti Fx 10Mg/120Mg Tablet ?
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What are the dosage instructions?
How does this medication work?
What are the interactions of Monti Fx 10Mg/120Mg Tablet ?
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