ACTAMONE

Brand name authorized in: Singapore

Active ingredients

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

1 Montelukast
UNII U1O3J18SFL - MONTELUKAST SODIUM

Montelukast is an orally active compound which binds with high affinity and selectivity to the CysLT1 receptor. Τhe CysLT type-1 (CysLT1) receptor is found in the human airway (including airway smooth muscle cells and airway macrophages) and on other pro-inflammatory cells (including eosinophils and certain myeloid stem cells). CysLTs have been correlated with the pathophysiology of asthma and allergic rhinitis.

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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
Montelukast
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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Unique identifiers

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

Country
Identification scheme
Identifier(s)
SG
Health Sciences Authority
Identifier(s): 15015P, 15016P, 15017P