zafirlukast

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za·fir·lu·kast

 (zə-fîr′lo͞o-kăst′)
n.
A drug, C31H33N3O6S, that acts as a leukotriene receptor antagonist, reduces the inflammatory process, and is used in the treatment of asthma.

[zafir- (perhaps ultimately alteration of sulfonyl) + -lukast, leukotriene receptor antagonist suff. (from rearrangement of (anti)as(thmatic) l(e)uk(otriene receptor antagonis)t).]
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zafirlukast

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Antihistamines, cortisone, dexamethasone, hydrocortisone, epinephrine, theophylline, cromolyn sodium, and antileukotrienes, such as Singulair or Accolate, are FDA approved for treatment of allergic diseases.
Medications commonly used to treat asthma include corticosteroids (inhaled and oral), leukotriene antagonists (Singulair, Accolate, and Zyflo), theophylline, bronchodilators (both short- and long-acting), and xolair (Omalizumab).
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LTRAs, sold under the brand names Singulair and Accolate, have long been available as alternative treatments to ward off asthma attacks.
In November 2010, Par Pharmaceutical began shipping 10mg and 20mg strengths of a generic version of AstraZeneca's Accolate [R] (zafirlukast) tablets.
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