Activit Gold Tablet

Multivitamin & Multimineral (A-Z gold preparation) maintains a healthy body and active lifestyle and keeps nutrition covered for all. This is a once daily tablet indicated for use to improve the nutritional status of women throughout pregnancy and in the postnatal period for both lactating and non-lactating mothers. This preparation can also be beneficial in improving the nutritional status of women prior to conception and geriatric patients.

Uses

Each tablet contains-

  1. Vitamin A 5000 IU
  2. Vitamin C 60 mg
  3. Vitamin D 400 IU
  4. Vitamin E 30 IU
  5. Vitamin K 25 mcg
  6. Thiamin 1.5 mg
  7. Riboflavin 1.7 mg
  8. Niacin 20 mg
  9. Vit B6 2 mg
  10. Folic Acid 400 mcg
  11. Vit B12 6 mcg
  12. Biotin 30 mcg
  13. Pantothenic Acid 10 mg
  14. Calcium 162 mg
  15. Iron BP 18 mg
  16. Phosphorous 109 mg
  17. Iodine 150 mcg
  18. Magnesium 100 mg
  19. Zinc 15 mg
  20. Selenium 20 mcg
  21. Copper 2 mg
  22. Manganese 2 mg
  23. Chromium 120 mcg
  24. Molybdenum 75 mcg
  25. Chloride 72 mg
  26. Potassium 80 mg
  27. Boron 150 mcg
  28. Nickel 5 mcg
  29. Silicon 2 mg
  30. Tin 10 mcg
  31. Vanadium 10 mcg
  32. Lutein 250 mcg.

This is used for the prevention and treatment of vitamins and minerals deficiencies. As a complete daily nutritional supplement this is also used to meet the increased demands for vitamins and minerals.

Trade Name Activit Gold
Generic Multivitamin & Multimineral (A-Z gold preparation)
Type Tablet
Therapeutic Class Multi-vitamin & Multi-mineral combined preparations, Multi-vitamin and Multi-mineral combined preparations
Manufacturer Delta Pharma Limited
Available Country Bangladesh
Last Updated: June 23, 2021 at 11:23 am

Dosage

Activit Gold dosage

One tablet daily or as directed by the physician.

Side Effects

Generally Activit Gold is well tolerated.

Precaution

Long term intake of high levels of vitamin A (Excluding that sourced from Beta carotene) may increase the risk of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. Do not take this product if taking other vitamin A supplements.

Pregnancy & Breastfeeding use

Recommended by the consultation with physician.

Contraindication

Activit Gold is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients.

FAQ

What does Activit Gold used for?

Activit Gold helps stop your airways from narrowing (caused by inflammation). This makes breathing easier and prevents asthma attacks. Most people take Activit Gold once a day in the evening. If you take it for asthma, it's important to take it even when you have no symptoms.

What is Montelukast?

Montelukast is a medication that can be used for the treatment of asthma, allergic rhinitis, and exercise-induced bronchoconstriction in the pill form. It is an anti-inflammatory agent that inhibits the leukotriene pathway by blocking receptors located in the cell walls of the lungs, preventing smooth muscle contraction, respiratory inflammation, and edema. These leukotrienes are also released from the nasal mucosa after allergen exposure, and Montelukast may inhibit symptoms associated with allergic rhinitis.

Does Activit Gold a steroid?

Activit Gold is a prescription medicine that blocks substances in the body called leukotrienes. This may help to improve symptoms of asthma and inflammation of the lining of the nose (allergic rhinitis). Activit Gold does not contain a steroid.

Does Activit Gold make me sleepy?

Activit Gold doesn't cause drowsiness, but it can cause other side effects.

What are side effects of Activit Gold?

Common side effects of Activit Gold include upper respiratory infection, fever, headache, sore throat, cough, stomach pain, diarrhea, earache or ear infection, flu, runny nose, and sinus infection.

How safe is Activit Gold?

Activit Gold is generally safe and well tolerated; headache and gastrointestinal symptoms are the most commonly reported side effects. Other side effects include hypersensitivity reactions, sleep disorders, drowsiness, increased bleeding tendency, hallucination, and possible mood changes and suicidal thoughts.

Can I take Activit Gold in the morning?

There were no statistical differences between taking the drug in the morning or evening.

Can Activit Gold cause anxiety?

Taking Activit Gold who exhibit mood changing behaviors should immediately report symptoms to a healthcare provider. These can include bad or vivid dreams, depression, disorientation or confusion, feeling anxious, hallucinations, irritability, restlessness, stuttering, and uncontrolled muscle movements.

Does Activit Gold affect the liver?

Activit Gold is an orally available leukotriene receptor antagonist which is widely used for the prophylaxis and chronic treatment of asthma and has been linked to rare cases of clinically apparent liver injury.

Does Activit Gold used for itching?

Activit Gold is also used to prevent exercise-induced bronchoconstriction (EIB) and treat symptoms of allergic rhinitis (hay fever), including seasonal (short-term) or perennial (long-term) allergic rhinitis, such as sneezing, runny nose, itching, or wheezing.

Does Activit Gold help with allergies?

Activit Gold can help decrease the number of times you need to use your quick relief inhaler. Activit Gold is also used to relieve symptoms of hay fever and allergic rhinitis (such as sneezing, stuffy/runny/itchy nose).

What should I avoid while taking Activit Gold?

Avoid situations or activities that may trigger an asthma attack. If your asthma symptoms get worse when you take aspirin, avoid taking aspirin or other NSAIDs (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) while you are taking Activit Gold.

What time should Activit Gold be taken?

Activit Gold is usually taken once a day with or without food. When Activit Gold is used to treat asthma, it should be taken in the evening. When Activit Gold is used to prevent breathing difficulties during exercise, it should be taken at least 2 hours before exercise.

How long does it take for Activit Gold side effects to go away?

Activit Gold will be in your system for approximately 30.3 hours. The mean plasma half-life of montelukast ranges from 2.7 to 5.5 hours in healthy young adults. This is the time it takes for your body to reduce the plasma levels by half.

Can I take Activit Gold during pregnancy?

Activit Gold can be taken in pregnancy only if your doctor considers it appropriate for you after assessing the benefits over risks. But consult your doctor before you start the medication.

Can I take Activit Gold while breastfeeding?

It is safe to give Activit Gold in breastfeeding women as it has shown no side effects on the infant.

Can I drive if I take Activit Gold?

Activit Gold does not affect your ability to drive a vehicle. If you feel dizzy or drowsiness after taking Activit Gold, avoid driving or using machinery.

How Does Activit Gold Work?

Activit Gold blocks chemicals called leukotrienes in the body. These leukotrienes cause allergy symptoms, narrowing and swelling of the airways in the lungs. Thus by preventing these, Activit Gold improves asthma symptoms and improves seasonal allergy symptoms.

What drugs interact with Activit Gold?

Interactions with other medicines

  • Theophylline derivatives like Aminophylline
  • Anticonvulsant like Phenobarbital, Phenytoin
  • Anti-tubercular medicines like Rifampicin
  • Lipid-lowering medicine like Gemfibrozil

What is Activit Gold used for?

Activit Gold is used to control and prevent symptoms caused by asthma (such as wheezing and shortness of breath). It is also used before exercise to prevent breathing problems during exercise (bronchospasm). This medication can help decrease the number of times you need to use your quick relief inhaler.

Activit Gold usually prescribed when asthma is mild and can stop it from getting worse. It can also help people with asthma who have breathing difficulties when they exercise (exercise-induced asthma) and seasonal allergies, such as sneezing, itchiness and a blocked or runny nose (allergic rhinitis).

Is Activit Gold a steroid?

Activit Gold is a prescription medicine that blocks substances in the body called leukotrienes. This may help to improve symptoms of asthma and inflammation of the lining of the nose (allergic rhinitis). Activit Gold does not contain a steroid.

Why is Activit Gold taken at night?

Activit Gold is recommended to be taken in the evening. The effectiveness of this drug to prevent exercise-induced bronchoconstriction (EIB) in children was already evaluated.

What are the side effects of Activit Gold?

The more common side effects that can occur with use of Activit Gold:

  • upper respiratory infection (infection in the nose or throat)
  • fever
  • headache
  • sore throat
  • cough
  • stomach pain
  • diarrhea
  • earache or ear infection
  • flu
  • runny nose
  • sinus infection
  • bed-wetting in children

If these effects are mild, they may go away within a few days or a couple of weeks. If they’re more severe or don’t go away, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

What are the long term side effects of Activit Gold?

  • memory problems.
  • obsessive-compulsive symptoms.
  • restlessness.
  • sleepwalking.
  • stuttering.
  • suicidal thoughts and actions.
  • tremor or shakiness.
  • trouble sleeping.

Can I just stop taking Activit Gold?

Do not stop taking these medicines and do not reduce the dose, even if your asthma seems better, unless you or your child are told to do so by your doctor. Talk to your doctor or get medical care right away if: Your or your child's symptoms do not improve after using this medicine or if they become worse.

What can you not take with Activit Gold?

If your asthma symptoms get worse when you take aspirin, avoid taking aspirin or other NSAIDs (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) while you are taking montelukast. NSAIDs include ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin), naproxen (Aleve), celecoxib, diclofenac, indomethacin, meloxicam, and others.

Is Activit Gold safe during pregnancy?

Activit Gold during pregnancy does not appear to increase the risk of major malformations above the 1% to 3% baseline in the general population. It is important that women are treated effectively for asthma during pregnancy to ensure the best outcome for the mothers.

Is Activit Gold safe during breastfeeding?

Very low levels of Activit Gold appear in breastmilk. Activit Gold is approved for use in children as young as 6 months of age and has been used in neonates in dosages far greater than the amounts in breastmilk. Amounts ingested by the infant would not be expected to cause any adverse effects in breastfed infants.

How safe is Activit Gold?

Activit Gold oral tablet is used for long-term treatment. It comes with risks if you don't take it as prescribed. If you stop taking the drug suddenly or don't take it at all: You increase your risk of more frequent and more severe asthma attacks. Asthma that is not treated can lead to increased lung damage.

Who should not take Activit Gold?

Appropriate studies performed to date have not demonstrated pediatric-specific problems that would limit the usefulness of Activit Gold in children 1 year of age and older with asthma, children 6 years of age and older with exercise-induced bronchoconstriction, children 2 years of age and older with seasonal allergic.