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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