Target of Singulair is to treat symptoms of asthma, perennial and seasonal allergic rhinitis. Sometimes Singulair is taken to prevent exercise-induced bronchoconstriction in patients who take this medicine only for this condition.This remedy works by obstructing the activity of substances which cause symptoms of allergy and asthma. It is LTRA (leukotriene receptor antagonist). Singulair is also known as Montelukast sodium, Montair, Montus, Romilast.
Take Singulair chewable tablets (4 mg, 5 mg, 10 mg), granules, film-coated tablets orally with water.
Usually Singulair is taken as a single dose at least two hours before you exercise. Do not take another dose of Singulair for at least 24 hours.
Usually Singulair is taken once a day in the evening with or without food.
Do not take Singulair for asthma attack treatment that has already begun.
If you want to achieve most effective results do not stop taking Singulair suddenly.
Singulair Missing Dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Singulair and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately. Symptoms of Singulair overdosage: stomach pain, agitation, insomnia, thirst, migraine, vomiting.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F) away from moisture, light and heat. Keep this medicine in the original bottle. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children.
Singulair More Info
Active Ingredient: Montelukast.
Other Ingredients: Microcrystalline cellulose, Lactose monohydrate, Croscarmellose sodium, Hyprolose (E 463), Magnesium stearate, Hypromellose, Hyprolose (E 463), Titanium dioxide (E 171), Red and yellow ferric oxide (E 172), Carnauba wax,
Do not take Singulair if you are allergic to its components or to aspirin.
Do not take Singulair if you use Singulair while you are pregnant or have nurseling.
You should not use Singulair for exercise-induced bronchoconstriction if you already take Singulair to prevent symptoms of allergy or asthma.
Try to be careful using Singulair if you take phenobarbital (such as Solfoton, Luminal), rifampin (such as Rifamate, Rifadin, Rimactane, Rifater).
It can be dangerous to use Singulair if you suffer from or have a history of phenylketonuria, liver disease.
Avoid any activities such as driving or operating machinery while taking Singulair.
It can be dangerous to stop Singulair taking suddenly.