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.

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