An open audit of montelukast, a leukotriene receptor antagonist, in nasal polyposis associated with asthma.

@article{Ragab2001AnOA,
  title={An open audit of montelukast, a leukotriene receptor antagonist, in nasal polyposis associated with asthma.},
  author={Shadia Hasan Ragab and Abhi A Parikh and Yvonne Colette Darby and Glenis Kathleen Scadding},
  journal={Clinical and experimental allergy : journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology},
  year={2001},
  volume={31 9},
  pages={1385-91}
}
BACKGROUND Nasal polyposis occurs frequently in patients with intrinsic asthma, especially in those who are aspirin sensitive. It can be difficult to treat effectively, even with surgery and regular topical intranasal corticosteroids many patients are still symptomatic. OBJECTIVE To investigate the response to montelukast, a leukotriene D4 receptor antagonist, as an add-on therapy to topical and inhaled corticosteroids in patients, both aspirin sensitive (AS) and aspirin tolerant (AT), with… CONTINUE READING

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