Brand name authorized in: United States South Africa
The drug ACCOLATE contains one active pharmaceutical ingredient (API):
Zafirlukast is a selective and competitive receptor antagonist of leukotriene D4 and E4 (LTD4 and LTE4), components of slowreacting substance of anaphylaxis (SRSA). Cysteinyl leukotriene production and receptor occupation have been correlated with the pathophysiology of asthma, including airway edema, smooth muscle constriction, and altered cellular activity associated with the inflammatory process, which contribute to the signs and symptoms of asthma.
This drug has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification system as follows:
Below package inserts are available for further reading:
This drug has been assigned below unique identifiers within the countries it is being marketed: