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).
Generic name of Singulair is Montelukast.
Brand name of Singulair is Singulair.
Singulair is available in:
- 4mg Min Dosage
- 5mg Low Dosage
- 10mg Standard Dosage
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.
Missing a 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.