Kastel

Kastel

montelukast

Manufacturer:

Medhaus

Distributor:

Medhaus
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Montelukast Na
Indications/Uses
Bronchial asthma & allergic rhinitis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult >15 yr 10 mg, 6-14 yr 5 mg, 2-5 yr 4 mg. All doses to be taken once daily at bedtime.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Not for treatment of acute asthma attacks. Hepatic impairment or cirrhosis.
Adverse Reactions
Headache, increased incidence of resp tract infection (in the elderly) & GI disturbances. Generalized pain, arthralgia, myalgia, fever & dizziness; urticaria & angioedema.
Drug Interactions
Potent hepatic enzyme inducers eg, phenytoin. Aspirin & other NSAIDs.
MIMS Class
Antiasthmatic & COPD Preparations
ATC Classification
R03DC03 - montelukast ; Belongs to the class of leukotriene receptor antagonists. Used in the systemic treatment of obstructive airway diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Kastel chewable tab 4 mg
Packing/Price
30's (P600/box)
Form
Kastel FC tab 10 mg
Packing/Price
30's (P900/box)
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