MTW NHS Trust West Kent CCG

Drug Status Key

  • Preferred
  • Second Line
  • Third Line
  • Specialist Initiation
  • Hospital Only
  • Not Approved for Formulary

Leukotriene receptor antagonists

Drug Safety Update

 September 2019: Montelukast (Singulair): reminder of the risk of neuropsychiatric reactions

NICE Guidance

  NG80: Asthma diagnosis, monitoring and chronic asthma management November 2017

 BTS/SIGN British Guideline on the management of asthma September 2016

Leukotriene receptor antagonists may be of benefit in exercise induced asthma and in those with concomitant rhinitis

Acute asthma: these agents should not be used to relieve an acute asthma attack and their use does not necessarily allow a reduction in existing corticosteroid treatment

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28 tablet £2.88
30 tablet
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28 tablet £2.04
30 tablet
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28 tablet £2.25
30 tablet