- Composition:MONTELUKAST 4MG+ LEVOCETIRIZINE DIHYDROCHLORIDE 2.5MG
Packing:10 X 10
Montelukast + Levocetirizine Dihydrochloride Tablet – A tablet named HYDROCET – M KID at Medlock Healthcare is specifically made for pediatric purposes with a combination of two medications known as Montelukast and Levocetirizine Dihydrochloride.
Montelukast is a leukotriene receptor antagonist that has been indicated as an effective treatment of asthma in children. The working mechanism of Montelukast is to block the actions of substances in the body that cause the symptoms of asthma in children. It is used to prevent the symptoms of asthma such as coughing, wheezing, chest tightness, difficulty breathing, etc.
Whereas, Levocetirizine is an antihistamine that is used to treat symptoms of perennial allergies in children of the age of 6 years and above. This medication is also used to treat symptoms of swelling and itching caused by hives (urticaria) in children.
The usual dosage of Montelukast in this tablet is 4 mg and of Levocetirizine is 2.5 mg. These medications together are a powerpack to avert the symptoms of sneezing, runny nose, watery eyes, coughing, and other related symptoms caused by allergies, hay fever, asthma, etc.
It is necessary to take this medication according to the directions of the doctor to get the most benefit from it. This medicine can be taken with or without food but it is more beneficial to take it after having a meal. Do not give this tablet to the child more often without the recommendations of a doctor or pediatrician as it may lead to side effects. One must consult the doctor if the tendency of symptoms does not get reduced even after the complete course of medication.