ACCOLATE

Brand name authorized in: United States South Africa

Active ingredients

The drug ACCOLATE contains one active pharmaceutical ingredient (API):

1 Zafirlukast
UNII XZ629S5L50 - ZAFIRLUKAST

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.

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Medicine classification

This drug has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification system as follows:

ATC code
Group title
Classification
Zafirlukast
R Respiratory system → R03 Drugs for obstructive airway diseases → R03D Other systemic drugs for obstructive airway diseases → R03DC Leukotriene receptor antagonists
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Medication package inserts

Below package inserts are available for further reading:

Title
Type
Country
Structured Product Labeling (SPL)
US

Unique identifiers

This drug has been assigned below unique identifiers within the countries it is being marketed:

Country
Identification scheme
Identifier(s)
US
FDA, National Drug Code
Identifier(s): 49884-589, 49884-590
ZA
Health Products Regulatory Authority
Identifier(s): 33/10.2.2/0010