Montek LC Tablet is taken with or without food in a dose and duration as advised by the doctor. The dose you are given will depend on your condition and how you respond to the medicine. You should keep taking this medicine for as long as your doctor recommends. If you stop treatment too early your symptoms may come back and your condition may worsen. Let your healthcare team know about all other medications you are taking as some may affect, or be affected by this medicine.
The most common side effects are nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, dryness in the mouth, headache, skin rash, flu-like symptoms, and fatigue. Most of these are temporary and usually resolve with time. Contact your doctor straight away if you are at all concerned about any of these side effects. This medicine may cause dizziness and sleepiness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medicine as it can worsen your sleepiness.
Never support self-medication or recommend your medicine to another person. It is beneficial to have plenty of fluids while taking this medication. Before you start taking this medicine it is important to inform your doctor if you are suffering from kidney disease.
USES OF MONTEK LC TABLET
- Treatment of Sneezing and runny nose due to allergies
- Treatment of Hay fever
- Treatment of Allergic skin conditions
BENEFITS OF MONTEK LC TABLET
In Treatment of Sneezing and runny nose due to allergies
In Treatment of Hay fever
In Treatment of Allergic skin conditions
SIDE EFFECTS OF MONTEK LC TABLET
Common side effects
- Dryness in mouth
- Skin rash
HOW TO USE MONTEK LC TABLET
HOW MONTEK LC TABLET WORKS
Use of tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Limited information is available on the use of tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
Tell your doctor if you are taking,
Aspirin or anti-inflammatory medicines
Phenobarbital or phenytoin, used for treatment of epilepsy
Rifampicin, used to treat tuberculosis and some other infections
DIRECTIONS & FOR USE:
Always take MONTEK LC exactly as your doctor has told you
You should swallow the tablet whole with water
If you suffer from mild to moderate kidney failure, your doctor may prescribe a lower dose according to the severity of your kidney disease
The duration of treatment depends on the type, duration and course of the complaints
If you take more MONTEK LC
If you have taken more MONTEK LC than you should, you may experience the following symptoms: confusion, diarrhoea, dizziness, fatigue, headache, feeling unwell, dilation of the pupils, itching, restlessness, drowsiness, sleepiness, fast heartbeat, shaking and difficulty passing urine, Contact your doctor immediately
If you forget to take MONTEK LC
Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose
Skip the missed dose and take the next tablet at the usual time
If you stop taking MONTEK LC
Consult your doctor before you stop taking this medication
Keep out of the reach of children
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date
Store at room temperature (15-25°C)