Levocetirizine Hydrochloride 2.5 mg.+ Montelukast 5 mg

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Levocetirizine +Montelukast is used in the treatment of sneezing and runny nose due to allergies, Hay fever, and Allergic skin conditions. An allergy is our body’s immune system’s response to foreign elements generally not harmful to the body. These foreign elements are known as ‘allergens.’ Allergic condition varies from person to person. The medicine works with the combined effect of Levocetirizine+Montelukast which blocks the effects of a chemical messenger known as ‘histamine,’ which is naturally involved in allergic reactions. 

Do not self-medicate the medicine take it as per the dosage prescribed by your doctor. Do not chew, crush or break the tablet. Swallow the tablet with a glass of water or as advised by your doctor.  Some common side effects of the tablets are nausea, skin rash, diarrhea, vomiting, dry mouth, headache, skin rash, and fatigue. Inform your doctor if you are allergic to Levocetirizine, Montelukast, or similar medicines. 

Medical Benefits of Levocetirizine +Montelukast Tablets

Levocetirizine + Montelukast tablet is composed of two drugs, Levocetirizine and Montelukast. The medicine is formulated to relieve sneezing and runny nose due to allergies. Levocetirizine is an antiallergic which blocks a chemical messenger (histamine) responsible for runny nose, watery eyes, and sneezing. Montelukast is a leukotriene antagonist that works by inhibiting another chemical messenger (leukotriene). This reduces inflammation (swelling) in the airways and nose and improves symptoms. The range of medical benefits of Levocetirizine +Montelukast Tablets is mentioned below:

  • Reduce symptoms of various allergies
  • Prevent and manage asthma symptoms
  • Provide relief from congestion and inflammation in airways
  • Useful in the treatment of both allergic rhinitis and asthma

Side Effects of Levocetirizine +Montelukast Tablets

There are mild to moderate side effects of Levocetirizine + Montelukast tablets that do not last for a long time. However, if your side effects persist or worsen with time, immediately consult your doctor. The list of  side effects you may notice on using Levocetirizine + Montelukast tablets is given below:

  • Nausea
  • Skin rash
  • Diarrhea
  • Vomiting
  • Dry mouth
  • Headache
  • Skin rash
  • Fatigue (Weakness)

Drug Interaction 

When two drugs are taken together they may interact with each other and cause unpleasant health effects.  The drugs also have a tendency to interact with certain food items and health conditions. Avoid taking Levocetirizine + Montelukast tablets with the following mentioned drugs:

  • anti-allergic drugs, pain killers (ibuprofen, naproxen, diclofenac)
  • blood thinners (aspirin)
  • antifungals (fluconazole, miconazole, or voriconazole)
  • heart medications (amiodarone)

Precautions and Warnings 

1.  Avoid taking Levocetirizine + Montelukast tablets with alcohol as it may increase drowsiness.

2. Do not take Levocetirizine + Montelukast tablets without a doctor’s consultation if you are pregnant or breastfeeding your child.

3. Stop taking Levocetirizine + Montelukast tablets at least three days before taking an allergy test as it can affect the test results.

4. Store the tablets in a cool and dry place and away from direct sunlight.

5. Keep the medicine out of reach of children and pets.

6. Carefully, dispose of expired and discarded medicines.


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