Uses of Ergomont L Tab 10’S
Ergomont L Tablet is used for relieving the symptoms of allergic rhinitis, such as a runny or stuffy nose, blockage in airways, difficulty in breathing, sneezing and watery eyes.
Contraindications of Ergomont L Tab 10’S
If you are allergic to levocetirizine, cetirizine or montelukast or any other ingredients of Ergomont L Tablet.
If you have kidney problems or undergoing dialysis.
If you are unable to digest lactose and glucose (galactose intolerance).
Side effects of Ergomont L Tab 10’S
Precautions and Warnings of Ergomont L Tab 10’S
Q: Can I take the Ergomont L Tablet during pregnancy?
A: There is limited information about the effect of Ergomont L Tablet during pregnancy. It is recommended to avoid taking this medicine unless it is prescribed by your doctor. Inform your doctor about your pregnancy or if you think that you may be pregnant.
Q: Can I take Ergomont L Tablet while breastfeeding?
A: A component of Ergomont L Tablet passes into human breast milk and may cause drowsiness in the newborn baby. It is recommended to avoid taking this medicine while breastfeeding unless it is prescribed by your doctor. Inform your doctor if you are a breast-feeding mother.
Q: Can I drive if I have consumed Ergomont L Tablet?
A: You may feel dizziness or drowsiness after taking Ergomont L Tablet. Thus, it is advised to be cautious while driving or operating any machinery after taking this medicine.
Q: Can I consume alcohol with Ergomont L Tablet?
A: It is advised to avoid alcohol consumption during the treatment as it might alter your alertness and increase side effects. Talk to your doctor if you consume it often.
Other General Warnings
Talk to your doctor if
You are taking medicines for allergies (corticosteroids) like Prednisone and Prednisolone.
You are already taking painkillers like aspirin as it can increase the risk of asthma.
You experience a rash or difficulty in breathing.
You are suffering from a psychiatric illness.
You are suffering from a genetic disorder called phenylketonuria.
You are not able to empty the bladder completely.
This medicine can cause anxiety, aggression, lack of sleep and suicidal thoughts. In case you experience any of these, immediately inform your doctor.
Ergomont L Tablet is not meant for relief from acute asthma. Use your inhaler for asthma relief in an acute attack.
Mode of Action of Ergomont L Tab 10’S
How Does It Work?
Montelukast blocks certain natural substances called leukotrienes which may cause allergies. It acts by reducing the swelling, relaxes airways and helps to make breathing easier.
Levocetirizine blocks histamine a natural substance, which is produced by the body during allergic reactions.
Directions for Use of Ergomont L Tab 10’S
Ergomont L Tablet should be taken as instructed by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. Do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It should preferably be taken at night. It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results and should not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.
Interactions of Ergomont L Tab 10’S
Interactions with other medicines
Some medicines can affect the way the Ergomont L Tablet works, or tab Ergomont L itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
Especially if you are taking medicines to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood thinners, anti-infectives, anti-diabetics, anti-asthmatics, pain killers, immunomodulatory medicines or medicines for the brain-related disorder.
Storage and disposal of Ergomont L Tab 10’S
Store this medicine below 30°C.
Try to protect it from light and moisture.
Keep it away from the reach of children and pets.
Dosage of Ergomont L Tab 10’S
An overdose of Ergomont L Tablet may cause drowsiness, aggression, restlessness, thirst and headache.
If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or visit your nearest hospital.
Missed a Dose
If you have missed any dose of medicine, take it as soon as you remember.
If it’s time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule.
Do not take a double dose of this medicine to compensate for the missed one.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: Can I take Ergomont L Tablet during an asthma attack?
A: No, it will not help in an acute attack of asthma. It is advised to take appropriate rescue medicine like inhalers given by your doctor during an asthma attack. Keep taking Ergomont L Tablet as well and do not stop it abruptly.
Q: Can I take Ergomont L Tablet in pregnancy?
A: Yes, it can be used if prescribed by a doctor. Due to inadequate information on its safety in pregnancy, you should avoid self-medication with this medicine.
Q: Can I stop taking Ergomont L Tablet if symptoms of allergy go away?
A: No, you should take this medicine for the duration prescribed by your doctor. Stopping this medicine in between the treatment may revert the allergic symptoms.
Q: When should I take the Ergomont L?
A: You should take this medicine during day or night, as advised by your doctor. Sometimes, this medicine may induce drowsiness in some people as one of its side effects. Hence, the doctor usually recommends taking this medicine at bedtime.
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