Information on Tablets A-Z
||BRAND NAME : Accolate
CHEMICAL CONTENTS: Zafirlukast
Accolate helps prevent asthma attacks. It is prescribed for long-term treatment.
Accolate should be taken twice every day, whether or not you have had any recent asthma attacks. Do not take the medication with food. Allow at least 1 hour to pass before eating, or wait for 2 hours after a meal. You can continue to take Accolate while using another medication to stop an attack.
Accolate Contraindications :
If you have had an allergic reaction to Accolate or to any of its ingredients, avoid this drug.
Accolate Side Effects:
Headache, infection, nausea .
Less common side effects may include : Accidental injury, abdominal pain, allergic reactions (hives; swelling of the lips, tongue, face, arms, and legs; rash), back pain, diarrhea, dizziness, fever, generalized pain, indigestion, joint pain, muscle aches, vomiting, weakness
Symptoms of Accolate overdose may include : Rash, upset stomach
Accolate Missed dose:
Take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the one you missed and go back to your regular schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.
Store at room temperature in a dark, dry place.