About Myteka 4mg
Myteka 4mg Sachet is an anti-asthma medication for children. It is useful in the treatment and prevention of the symptoms of mild to moderate persistent asthma, particularly in children. Each sachet of Myteka 4mg contains the active ingredient Montelukast, which is a leukotriene receptor antagonist (LTA).
How effective is Myteka 4mg?
Myteka 4mg Sachet is an effective paediatric powder for asthma relief with a good safety profile for all ages. It is helpful in the treatment of asthma symptoms, including shortness of breath, wheezing, and chest tightness. It also helps in the relief of exercise-induced bronchospasm. Myteka 4mg works by blocking the activity of leukotriene, causing a decrease in inflammation in the airway and relaxing the smooth muscles.
What dose should I choose?
In children over the age of 2 years, the recommended dose is 1 Sachet taken orally once a day, preferably in the evening. The dose can be mixed with baby food, apple sauce, rice, etc. but must be consumed immediately. Ensure you do not store for future use after mixing with food.
If you skip a dose by any chance, take it once you remember. You can skip the missed dosage if it’s almost time for the next one. Do not double the dosage.
What are the side-effects and other warnings when taking Myteka 4mg?
Some side-effects when taking Myteka 4mg may include:
- Abdominal pain
If you experience any side-effects that persist or worsen or any unusual symptoms, contact your doctor immediately.
Notify your doctor about any prescription/nonprescription drugs you may be taking.
If you are pregnant, might become pregnant, or think you may be pregnant or breast-feeding or planning to breast-feed, notify your doctor or a pharmacist before using this drug.