Montelukast is not effective in controlling allergic symptoms outside the airways: a randomised double-blind placebo-controlled crossover study.

@article{Lehtimki2009MontelukastIN,
  title={Montelukast is not effective in controlling allergic symptoms outside the airways: a randomised double-blind placebo-controlled crossover study.},
  author={Lauri Lehtim{\"a}ki and Tuula Pet{\"a}ys and Tari Haahtela},
  journal={International archives of allergy and immunology},
  year={2009},
  volume={149 2},
  pages={150-3}
}
BACKGROUND Subjects with atopic syndrome often perceive symptoms from various organs. A single drug that acts on all the syndrome's manifestations would be the ideal treatment. The role of montelukast, a cysteinyl-leukotriene receptor antagonist, is established in treating allergic rhinitis and asthma, but its ability to alleviate atopic symptoms outside… CONTINUE READING