Generic name: Zafirlukast
ZAFIRLUKAST (Accolate®) helps to reduce asthma symptoms (coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath, or chest tightness) and control your asthma.
The recommended Accolate dose is 20 mg twice daily in adults and children 12 years and older. Since food reduces the bioavailability of zafirlukast, zafirlukast should be taken at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals.
Uses of Accolate
Side Effects of Accolate
Side effects cannot be anticipated. If any develop or change in intensity, inform your doctor as soon as possible. Only your doctor can determine if it is safe for you to continue taking Accolate. More common side effects may include:
Warnings and precautions before taking Accolate:
Drug Interaction :- If Accolate is taken with certain other drugs, the effects of either could be increased, decreased, or altered. It is especially important to check with your doctor before combining Accolate with the following:
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