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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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Albuterol 19,531 Prednisone 16,743 Ventolin 13,307
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Prednisone is a synthetic corticosteroid drug that is particularly effective as an immunosuppressive drug drug. It is used to treat certain inflammatory diseases and (at higher doses) some types of cancer, but has significant adverse effects. Because it ...
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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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Prednisone is a synthetic corticosteroid drug that is particularly effective as an immunosuppressive drug drug. It is used to treat certain inflammatory diseases and (at higher doses) some types of cancer, but has significant adverse effects. Because it ...
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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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becomes severe enough to make me want to commit suicide...
" ...itching after taking 10 days of Singulair. ...IV Prednisone I got some relief. This has been going on for 6 months now. The itching becomes severe enough to make me want to commit suicide. ... "

I am on prednisone i get night terrors so there could be...
" ...now I am glad my insurance denied singulair and I stayed ...when I am on prednisone i get night terrors so there could be other meds having an effect coupled with the singulair. If the night ... "

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60 mg a day and I felt terrible and gained about 20 lbs...
" ...an allergist. Eventually they put me on Prednisone 60 mg a day and I felt terrible and gained about 20 lbs in 1 month. ...a day and Singulair once a day....that seemed to work. Then my Urticar... "

been on predisone and gained over 30 lbs. I thankfully was...
" ...backgrounds all having the same weight gain and the only thing we have in common is Singuliar, it stands to reason it IS the drug!!!! I had been on predisone and gained over 30 lbs. I thankfully... "

and obsessive, but since I worry about getting diabetes...
" ...singulair for 2-3 years...No ...the same. Prednisone seems to make me angry and obsessive, but since I worry about getting diabetes, I t... "

so can that cause this or bone problems? I still...
" ...or test? I take a lot of prednisone so can that cause this or bone problems? I still can't ...I take all my inhalers and asthma meds and singulair, nebulizers but ... "

post. Prednisone does cause weight gain. I was recently...
" ...disagree with this post. Prednisone does cause weight gain. I was recently put on singulair and experienced 1# per day weight gain with no change in diet. I complained to ... "

out dairy almost completely and it made a huge difference...
" ...noticed any side effects from Singulair (for DD ...on Oral Prednisone and it made it really hard for her to sleep. We cut out dairy almost completely and it made a huge difference in her... "

have an increased appetite while on prednisone because it...
" Increased Appetite with Singulair? ...doctor and he was unhappy with the numbers from my breathing test. He put me on a short course of prednisone ...have an increased appetite while on predniso... "

I'd been on prednisone at high doses and gained weight...
" ...Singulair put weight on me. It's not a steroid. Now I notice Rhinocort does. Am I so sensitive to that type medication that I react from any of the asthma medications? It's hard to believe but ... "

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