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Asthma is the common chronic (medicine) inflammatory disease of the bronchi characterized by variable and recurring symptoms, revers...
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Other name: Montelukast (Montelukast)
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Zafirlukast is an oral leukotriene receptor antagonist (LTRA) for the maintenance treatment of asthma, often used in conjunction with an inhaled steroid and/or long-acting bronchodilator. It is available as a tablet and is usually dosed twice daily. Anot...
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Montelukast (trade names Singulair and Montelo-10) is a leukotriene receptor antagonist (LTRA) used for the maintenance treatment of asthma and to relieve symptoms of seasonal allergy. It is usually administered orally. Montelukast is a Cyst...
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Depression
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Hives
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Liver Damage
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Hematoma
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Itching
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Weight Gain
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Bleeding
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Rash
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Itching
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Sinus Infections
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Weight Gain
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Mood Swings
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Nightmares
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Eczema
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Pneumonia
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Zafirlukast is an oral leukotriene receptor antagonist (LTRA) for the maintenance treatment of asthma, often used in conjunction with an inhaled steroid and/or long-acting bronchodilator. It is available as a tablet and is usually dosed twice daily. Anot...
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Montelukast (trade names Singulair and Montelo-10) is a leukotriene receptor antagonist (LTRA) used for the maintenance treatment of asthma and to relieve symptoms of seasonal allergy. It is usually administered orally. Montelukast is a Cyst...
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system. It gave me severe migraines, and made me throw up...
" ...put me on Accolate first to try to combat CC, but it was way too strong for my system. It gave me severe migraines, and made me throw up the entire time ...soften up after being on Singulair fo... "

are sometimes used (accolate, singulair, and similar)...
" ...plus saline nasal rinses would be my recommendation for those who don't work with a physician on the problem. Steroid ...sometimes used (accolate, singulair, and similar) ...of nasal relie... "

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the singulair doesn't seem to be working. Didn't work for...
" ...and taste minging. Pity the singulair doesn't seem to be working. Didn't work for me. I take accolate... "

for Accolate first, but had to switch to Singulair b/c the...
" ...my left side. I was given an rx for Accolate first, but had to switch to Singulair b/c the Accolate was too strong for ...taking 10mg of Singulair and 2,000 IU ...of taking the Singulair my ... "

from it. My son and I both had issues with Singulair...
" ...love the diskus. I never noticed any side effects from it. My son and I both had issues with Singulair, that are not common ...it. I also take a pill accolate. I think the... "

Singulair works just as well without any potential harm. He...
" ...some research about Accolate and decided from ...take it if I was even given the choice. My PS said, that Singulair works just as well without any potential harm. He is ... "

similar to Singulair) helped me some, but not enough....
" 6 months of taking Accolate (very similar to Singulair) helped me some, but not enough. And I massaged, a LOT. The massage did help to break up the scar tissue that is holding my skin... "

anyways, but my ps switched me to accolate last week to see...
" ...am taking minocycline 100mg per day. ...the cc, but the aching has stopped and I think ...Nov. I was also taking Singulair for allergies anyways, but my ps switched me to accolate last wee... "

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when taking it. I'm on accolate now, which is a similar...
" I was on singulair earlier this summer and it did help my mainly exercise induced ...years when taking it. I'm on accolate now, which is a similar ...sure it's as effective as singulair tho, if ... "

reduce chances of CC. These types of meds pretty much help...
" ...am actually taking Accolate (a sister of Singulair, kinda) right now as a post-op prophylaxis (for 3 months) to reduce chances of CC. These types of meds pretty much help with reducing... "

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