Montelukast-induced adverse drug reactions: a review of case reports in the literature.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Montelukast, a leucotriene receptor antagonist, binds the cysteinyl leucotriene type 1 receptor. Montelukast is commonly prescribed to asthma patients as add-on therapy to inhaled corticosteroids. Several clinical trials emphasized that montelukast can be considered a safe drug. However, recent evidence reconsidered the benefit/risk ratio of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000366164

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