Accolate vs Singulair

Accolate
(Rx)
Singulair
(Rx)
Accolate is an asthma / COPD medication.
Singulair is an asthma / COPD medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.8
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Asthma
4.7
Concern level
1.2
Helpfulness
for Asthma
3.6
Concern level
2.0
Approval Date
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September 26, 1996
February 20, 1998
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
3,200 Discussions
39,487 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Asthma
Accolate is prescribed for Asthma and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Asthma
Singulair is prescribed for Asthma and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Acc
Liver Damage
3
Weight Gain
2
Bleeding
2
Liver Disease
2
Rash
2
Liver Failure
1
Diabetes
1
Paranoia
1
Migraines
1
Nausea
1
Sin
Depression
8
Itching
6
Weight Gain
5
Hives
5
Mood Swings
4
Nightmares
3
Rash
3
Suicide
3
Ear Infection
2
Dizziness
2
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Accolate
Acc
Singulair
Sin
Liver Damage
Acc
Sin
3
0
Weight Gain
Acc
Sin
2
5
Bleeding
Acc
Sin
2
0
Liver Disease
Acc
Sin
2
0
Rash
Acc
Sin
2
3
Liver Failure
Acc
Sin
1
0
Diabetes
Acc
Sin
1
0
Paranoia
Acc
Sin
1
0
Migraines
Acc
Sin
1
0
Nausea
Acc
Sin
1
0
Depression
Sin
Acc
8
0
Itching
Sin
Acc
6
0
Weight Gain
Sin
Acc
5
2
Hives
Sin
Acc
5
0
Mood Swings
Sin
Acc
4
0
Nightmares
Sin
Acc
3
0
Rash
Sin
Acc
3
2
Suicide
Sin
Acc
3
0
Ear Infection
Sin
Acc
2
0
Dizziness
Sin
Acc
2
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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B Category B
Before taking Accolate during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
B Category B
Before taking Singulair during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Accolate and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Singulair and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 10 mg, 20 mg
Tablet: 4 mg, 5 mg, 10 mg
Granules: 4 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Zafirlukast
Montelukast Sodium
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Accolate and Singulair: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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