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Child with recurrent attacks of Rhinitis and cough. Prescribed Myteka. Side effects of the medicine?

Sir my son is 4 years old and sice birth he has recurrent attacks of rhinitis , pharyngitis and cough with increase severity in cold season but still not asthma .now the dr prescribe him myteka 5 mg for regular use.i want to ask is it helpful and safe to give him mytea and what are the side effects my child can have.Thanks for your help
Asked On : Sat, 22 Dec 2012
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Monteleukast (myteka) is given in cases of recurrent allergic rhinitis, asthma.
It is given for about 3 months to 6 months.
And there are no major adverse effects reported.
So its safe for your kid.

Hope my answer helps you.
Wish your son good health.
Answered: Thu, 27 Dec 2012
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