Montelukast

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Here is the some steps to help you to save money on Montelukast purchase.


Read drug prescription

infoIt is very important to know about what medicine is given by the doctor, for what condition, and when it needs to be taken in what dose. This information given by the doctor is called Prescription. The patients should be familiar with the medicine prescription, and the details about the medicine before purchasing it and using it. Some medications need not be prescribed by healthcare practitioners and can be purchased and used without prescription by the patients; these are called over-the-counter medications. Read the drug prescription information of Montelukast before taking it.

Montelukast

What is Montelukast

What is SINGULAIR1?
Montelukast sodium, the active ingredient in SINGULAIR, is a selective and orally active leukotriene receptor antagonist that inhibits the cysteinyl leukotriene CysLT1 receptor.
SINGULAIR is indicated for the prophylaxis and chronic treatment of asthma in adults and pediatric patients 12 months of age and older.
SINGULAIR is indicated for the relief of symptoms of seasonal allergic rhinitis in adults and pediatric patients 2 years of age and older.
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Compare prices at online shops

infoPrices of the drug can vary in different shops. There will be a variation in price from pharmacy to an online shop. Most online shops will have a little lower price when compared to pharmacy stores, so you need to cross check before buying. Just go to a nearest pharmacy store and check for prices before you decide on buying. You should also be checking and comparing prices among various online stores and should be choosing the affordable and best store. The prices also vary based on brands, and you should note few stores sell specific brands, and you should learn to compare prices of same brand in different stores. Below are the prices of Montelukast medicine in some well-known online stores.

StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
4 mg100 $124.45Canada, UK
5 mg100 $49.00Australia, Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
10 mg100 $77.00Australia, Canada, NZ, Singapore, UK
4 mg100 $44.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK
5 mg100 $49.00Australia, Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
10 mg100 $107.91Australia, Canada, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
4 mg100 $38.20Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Turkey, UK, USA
10 mg84 $73.92Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK
5 mg90 $87.18Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK
5 mg100 $114.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
10 mg100 $74.49Canada, Mauritius, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
5 mg100 chewable$54.49Canada, Mauritius, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
10 mg28 $34.50Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK
4 mg100 $45.00Australia, Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
10 mg100 $59.00Australia, Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
5 mg100 $52.00Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA


Select the most affordable brand or generic drug

infoGeneric drug is the basic drug with an active substance in it, and the name of the generic drug is same as active substance most of the times. Like Acetaminophen/Paracetemol is Generic name and it has different brand names like Tylenol, Acimol, Crocin, Calpol etc. All these Brand names contain the same Paracetemol, but the medications are manufactured by different companies, so the different brand names. Generic drug is always cheaper and affordable, and it can be replaced in place of brand name drug prescribed by the healthcare practitioner. The Generic medicine has same properties as branded medicine in terms of uses, indications, doses, side effects, so no need to worry on that. Just select the most affordable generic or branded medicine.

StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
Montril 5mg Tablet $0.13
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References

  1. "Montelukast". https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compoun... (accessed July 18, 2018).
  2. "Montelukast". http://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB00471 (accessed July 18, 2018).
  3. "Anti-asthmatic agents". https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/680189... (accessed July 18, 2018).
  4. "Montelukast: link to the compound information in wikipedia.". https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Montelukas... (accessed July 18, 2018).
  5. "Montelukast". https://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/cgi-bin/sis/s... (accessed July 18, 2018).
  6. "The cambridge structural database provides access to 3d structures of molecules determined experimentally using diffraction techniques.". http://www.ccdc.cam.ac.uk/pages/Home.asp... (accessed July 18, 2018).

Montelukast - Frequently asked Questions

Can Montelukast be stopped immediately or do I have to stop the consumption gradually to ween off?

In some cases, it always advisable to stop the intake of some medicines gradually because of the rebound effect of the medicine.

It's wise to get in touch with your doctor as a professional advice is needed in this case regarding your health, medications and further recommendation to give you a stable health condition.

Can Montelukast be taken or consumed while pregnant?

Please visit your doctor for a recommendation as such case requires special attention.

Can Montelukast be taken for nursing mothers or during breastfeeding?

Kindly explain your state and condition to your doctor and seek medical advice from an expert.

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Reviews

Following the study conducted by wDrugs.com on Montelukast, the result is highlighted below. However, it must be clearly stated that the survey and result is based solely on the perception and impression of visitors and users of the website as well as consumers of Montelukast. We, therefore, urge readers not to base their medical judgment strictly on the result of this study but on test/diagnosis duly conducted by a certified medical practitioners or physician.

Patient reports

One patient reported useful

How active was the Montelukast in relieving patients of the disease or symptoms?
Based on the survey reports from users of wDrugs.com, about Useful percentage of users claimed the Montelukast were useful to them in reducing their symptoms and diseases. However, the effectiveness of the medicine is influenced by many factors like the perception of the symptom, the severity of the conditions, and some other factors; the brand name could also be a factor to an extent. In the event the medicine does not produce the same effective result in your case, ensure you consult your medical expert to reexamine you on your disease or symptoms and prescribe, after that, alternative medications.
Patients%
Useful1
100.0%

One patient reported frequency of use

How often should I take Montelukast?
According to the survey, wDrugs.com reported that users of Montelukast should take Once in a day as the primarily recommended frequency. However, patients are advised to follow the dosage as prescribed by their physician religiously. To get the opinions of other patients on the ideal consumption frequency of the medicine, click here.
Patients%
Once in a day1
100.0%

Three patients reported doses

What is the specific doses you have used?
Montelukast May come in various doses. In most cases, antibiotics, antihypertensive, pain killers and anti-diabetic drugs available in different doses. Your doctor may prescribe any of the doses based on the severity of the patient's condition. According to our reports, users of wDrugs.com used the drugs in the following dosage percentage (Provide dosage percentage). Only a handful of drugs are made in a single or fixed dose. Regular health conditions like fever have similar doses. For instance [acetaminophen, 500mg] was used by the patients surveyed although it comes in different doses.
Patients%
1-5mg2
66.7%
6-10mg1
33.3%

One patient reported time for results

How long will I use Montelukast before I begin to notice the effect?
According to the report by users of wDrugs.com, about > 3 month and a few days was the most common time duration among the participants, before they began to feel relief in their health conditions. It is noteworthy that you may not get the same result with other users within the same time frame. Several factors determine the timeframe; hence we implore you to consult your medical expert to get professional advice on how long you should expect to see improvement while consuming Montelukast. However, if you wish to get the response of other users on the time effectiveness of using Montelukast kindly click here
Patients%
> 3 month1
100.0%

One patient reported administration

When is the best condition to take Montelukast: Before or after food?
Based on the survey, the users of wDrugs.com voted that Montelukast is best taken at After food. It is however worthy of mention that this popular vote may not be an appropriate description for your particular health condition. See your doctor for professional medical advice as regards the best time to take this medicine. If you wish to see the views of other users on the best time to take the medicine, simply click here.
Patients%
After food1
100.0%

One patient reported age

Patients%
16-291
100.0%

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The information was verified by Dr. Harshad Shah, MD Pharmacology