Leukotriene Receptor Antagonists

MONTELUKAST:

Indications: prophylaxis of asthma, symptomatic relief of seasonal allergic rhinitis in patients with asthma.

Contraindications: Anxiety, Depression, Dream Disorder, Feeling Agitated, Hallucinations, Mood Changes, Nervousness, Suicidal Ideation, and Tremors

Dose and Administration:

Prophylaxis of asthma, adult and child over 15 years, 10 mg once daily in the evening; child 6 months–6 years 4 mg once daily in the evening, 6–15 years 5 mg once daily in the evening.

Seasonal allergic rhinitis, adult and child over 15 years, 10 mg once daily in the evening.

About the Author

Pharmacist interested in improving the health outcome for every single case he meets.

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