Ventidox M

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  • Manufactured by: Mankind Pharma Ltd
  • Contains / Salt: Doxofylline (400 mg) + Montelukast (10 mg)
  • Seller: Apollo Pharmacy Limited
    • This medicine is not available on Cash on Delivery(CoD)
    • Country of Origin: India

    Ventidox M Information

    Ventidox M is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Tablet. The alternative uses of Ventidox M have also been explained below.

    Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Ventidox M. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

    The most common side effects of Ventidox M are Upset stomach, Restlessness. While these are the most often observed Ventidox M side effects, there are can be others also. These have been listed below. Normally, these side effects of Ventidox M are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

    It is also important to note that Ventidox M has a Moderate effect for pregnant women and Moderate effect on lactating mothers. Further, the section on Ventidox M related warnings talks about Ventidox M's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

    Individuals suffering from medical conditions like Allergy must refrain from the use of Ventidox M since this can cause severe adverse effects. Some other conditions that can be affected by Ventidox M are listed in the contraindications section below.

    Drug reaction of Ventidox M with other medicines has been reported. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

    You should also be aware that Ventidox M is safe while driving, and is addiction.



    Ventidox M Benefits & Uses

    Ventidox M is used to treat the following -

    Other Benefits

    Ventidox M Dosage & How to Take

    This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
    • Disease: Asthma
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 1 Tablet
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: Dosage strength: Doxofylline (400 mg), Montelukast (10 mg)/Tablet, for course duration follow doctor advice
    Adult
    • Disease: Asthma
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 1 Tablet
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: Dosage strength: Doxofylline (400 mg), Montelukast (10 mg)/Tablet, for course duration follow doctor advice
    Geriatric
    • Disease: Asthma
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 1 Tablet
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: Dosage strength: Doxofylline (400 mg), Montelukast (10 mg)/Tablet, for course duration follow doctor advice


    Ventidox M Side Effects

    Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Ventidox M is used -

    Severe

    Moderate

    Mild

    Common

    • Upset stomach
    • Restlessness

    Ventidox M Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Ventidox M safe for pregnant women?


      Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Ventidox M. It is best to stop taking Ventidox M immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

    • Is the use of Ventidox M safe during breastfeeding?


      Ventidox M can cause moderate side effects on breastfeeding women. If you feel its side effects, then stop taking this drug and consult your doctor. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises to do so.

    • What is the effect of Ventidox M on the Kidneys?


      Ventidox M rarely affects the kidneys.

    • What is the effect of Ventidox M on the Liver?


      Ventidox M may cause harmful effects on liver. if you feel it's having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

    • What is the effect of Ventidox M on the Heart?


      Ventidox M is rarely harmful for the heart.



    Severe Interaction of Ventidox M with Other Drugs

    Ventidox M should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

    Severe

    Moderate

    Mild



    Ventidox M Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Ventidox M unless your doctor advises you to do so -



    Frequently asked Questions about Ventidox M

    • Is this Ventidox M habit forming or addictive?


      Ventidox M is not addictive in nature.

    Ventidox M Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Ventidox M


      Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how Ventidox M and food will interact.

    • Interaction between Alcohol and Ventidox M


      Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Ventidox M as it can have severe side effects.



    Frequently asked Questions about Ventidox M

    Question almost 4 years ago

    Can Ventidox M cause insomnia?

    Dr. Ramraj Meena MBBS , General Physician

    Rarely, Ventidox M causes insomnia (sleeplessness) if taken in high doses. It is known side effect of this drug. To tackle this your doctor may switch your medications or lower its dosage.

    Question about 4 years ago

    What is Ventidox M?

    Dr Anjum Mujawar MBBS, MBBS , Emergency Medicine

    Ventidox M is a brand name of doxofylline and it is available in the form of a tablet and syrup. It is a derivative of methylxanthine and belongs to the class of drug known as bronchodilators. Ventidox M is a prescription drug which is used for relief of bronchospasm in bronchial asthma, COPD, and pulmonary disease.

    Question about 4 years ago

    How does Ventidox M work?

    Dr. Anand Singh MBBS , General Physician

    Ventidox M contains doxofylline which is a bronchodilator. It works by inhibiting the phosphodiesterase enzyme that causes smooth muscle relaxation. This results in breathing easily during COPD and bronchial asthma. It has also an anti-inflammatory activity which exerts by reducing pleurisy (inflammation of pleura of lungs) induced by the inflammatory mediator. Hence in this way, Ventidox M provides relief to the patients from bronchospasm and breathing trouble in respiratory disorders.

    Question about 4 years ago

    Can I discontinue Ventidox M on my own without doctors advice?

    Dr. Surender Kumar MBBS , General Physician

    No, Ventidox M should not be discontinued without doctors advice even when you start feeling well. You are advised to always consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.

    Question almost 4 years ago

    Does Ventidox M cause drowsiness?

    Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Ventidox M causes drowsiness or dizziness but it occurs in a few cases only. It is a known side effect of this drug. Do not take up activities such as driving while taking this drug.



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    This medicine data has been created by -

    Vikas Chauhan

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    References

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    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Singulair® (montelukast sodium)

    Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Lukair® (montelukast sodium)



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