BRAND NAME :- Mo-Des TAB
COMPOSITION :- Montelukast + Desloratadine
Montelukast used to treat the symptoms of seasonal ( occurs only at certain times of the year and perennial ( occurs all year round ) allergic rhinitis ( a condition associated nwith sneezing and stuffy ( runny or itchy nose ). Montelukast used in the maintenance treatment of asthma . Montelukast used for a number of conditions including asthma, exercise induced broncospasm , allergic ,rhinitis and utricaria . Montelukast used regularly to prevent the wheezing and shortness of breadth caused by asthma and decrease the number of asthma attacks. Montelukast also used before exercise to prevent breathing problems during exercise ( bronchospasm. Montelukast helps make breathing easier by reducing swelling ( inflammation) in the airways. Montelukast also used to relieve symptoms of hey fever and allergic rhinitis ( such as sneezing / stuffy/ runny/ itchy nose) . Desloratadine used to treat the symptoms of allergic such as sneezing, watery eyes .Desloratadine also used to treat skin hives and itching in people with chronic skin reactions. Desloratadine an antihistamine that reduces the effects of the natural chemical histamine in the body . Histamine can produces symptoms of sneezing , itching, watery eyes , and runny nose . Desloratadine used to relieve hay fever and allergy symptoms, including sneezing , runny nose, and red itchy , tearing eyes. Desloratadine is in a class of medication called antihistamine.
MECHANISM OF ACTION
Montelukast works by blocking the effects of leukotrienes , a substances produced by the body in response to certain “ triggers “ that cause narrowing and swelling of airways in the lungs. Montelukast usually starts to works within one day . Montelukast belongs to agroup of medications known as leukotriene receptors antagonist… Montelukast works by blocking the actions of leukotrienes D4 in the lungs resulting in the lungs resulting in decreased inflammation and relaxation of smooth of smooth muscle .. Montelukast available as a generic medication.Desloratadine also use to relieve the symptoms of allergic skin conditions ( e.g chronic idiopathic urticaria ) such as skin itch and hives. Desloratadine is an antihistamine used to relieve allrgy symptoms such as watery eyes, runny nose, itching eyes, runny nose, itching eyes/nose , sneezing hives,and itching works by blocking a certain natural substances ( histamine) that your body makes during an allergic reaction.