Uses: Doxofylline is used in the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) and asthma
How it works: Doxofylline works by relaxing the muscles in the walls of the airways. This opens the airways and makes breathing easier.
Common side effects: Nausea, Headache, Insomnia, Gastric irritation, Convulsion, Palpitations, Arrhythmia, Tachycardia, Cns stimulation
Uses: Montelukast is used to prevent asthma
How it works: Montelukast works by blocking the action of leukotriene. Montelukast lowers inflammation in the airways and nasal passages to prevent asthma and relieve symptoms of allergies.
Common side effects: Running nose, Headache, Sinus inflammation, Cough, Abdominal pain, Pharyngitis, Otitis media (infection of ear), Influenza, Fever, Diarrhoea, Respiratory tract infection