Singulair can be used for prevention and long-term treating asthma. It is also found in certain patients to ease runny nose due to allergies and to prevent asthma attacks caused by exercise. Singulair is often a leukotriene receptor antagonist. It works by blocking a substance called leukotriene, which will help to diminish certain asthma and hypersensitivity.
Use Singulair as directed from your doctor.
Ask your doctor questions you might have regarding how to make use of Singulair.
Store Singulair at 77 degrees F (25 degrees C). Brief storage at temperatures between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C) is permitted. Store from heat, moisture, and light-weight. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Singulair out of the reach of kids and far from pets.
Active Ingredient: Montelukast sodium.
All medicines might cause unwanted effects, but some individuals have no, or minor, unwanted side effects.
Check with your doctor if any of these most frequent side effects persist or become bothersome:
Cough; dizziness; headache; indigestion; nausea; stomach upset or pain; stuffy nose; tiredness; sleep problems; weakness.
Seek medical assistance without delay if any of these severe unwanted effects occur:
Severe allergies (rash; hives; itching; breathlessness; tightness inside chest; swelling in the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); aggressive behavior; agitation; chest pain; dark urine; fever; flu-like symptoms; hallucinations; irregular heartbeat; mental or mood changes; new or worsening wheezing and other breathing problems; numbness or tingling with the hands or feet; seizures; severe or persistent stomach pain; severe sinus inflammation; suicidal thoughts or actions; swelling; tremor; unusual bruising or bleeding; upper respiratory tract infection; yellowing in the skin or eyes.
This is not a total report on all unwanted effects that will occur. If you have questions on side effects, contact your medical provider.
Do NOT use Singulair if:
Contact your physician without delay if all of these apply to you.
Some medical conditions may communicate with Singulair. Tell your doctor or pharmacist when you have any health conditions, in particular when any in the following apply to you:
Some medicines may interact with Singulair. Tell your health care provider if you happen to be taking another medicines, especially any in the following:
This will not be a whole set of all interactions that could occur. Ask your doctor if Singulair may talk with other medicines that you just take. Check with your medical provider before you start, stop, or change the dose of any medicine.
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days
Airmail: 2-3 weeks, EMS: 3-8 business days.