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Ventidox-Dl Tablet

Manufacturer: Mankind Pharma Ltd
Medicine composition: Desloratidine, Montelukast
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

This medication is composed of Desloratidine and Montelukast. It is commonly used for treating symptoms of allergy and hay fever such as red, itchy eyes, sneezing and runny nose. This tablet belongs to a class of medications known as antihistamines and leukotriene receptor antagonist.

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.

The medication is primarily used for the following conditions

  • Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis

  • Perennial Allergic Rhinitis

  • Chronic Utricaria

  • Watery Eyes

  • Hives

Side effects that can occur because of consuming this medication are

  • 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?

    This medicine should be used in pregnant women only when the potential benefits outweigh the associated risks. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
  • Is it habit forming?

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

    This medicine is not recommended for use while breastfeeding owing to the risk of adverse effects on the infant. However, if it becomes necessary to use this medicine, then breastfeeding should be discontinued.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Ventidox-Dl Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • 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.

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. Also, this drug selectively blocks the action of Leukotriene in the body.

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 Alcohol


    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Interaction with Lab Test

    Skin allergy test

    This medicine can interfere with the skin allergy test.
  • Interaction with Disease


    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Food


    Information not available.
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PhD (Pharmacology) Pursuing, M.Pharma (Pharmacology), B.Pharma - Certificate in Nutrition and Child Care
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Table of Content
About Ventidox-Dl Tablet
What are the uses of Ventidox-Dl Tablet
What are the contraindications of Ventidox-Dl Tablet ?
What are the side effects of Ventidox-Dl Tablet ?
Key highlights of Ventidox-Dl Tablet
What are the substitutes for Ventidox-Dl Tablet ?
What are the dosage instructions?
How does this medication work?
What are the interactions of Ventidox-Dl Tablet ?