Accolate Oral Tablet 10Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Accolate: Oral tablet (10mg)

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Accolate 10mg Tab
Par Pharmaceuticals, an Endo Company
Pill Identification: ACCOLATE 10 
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Accolate 10mg Tab
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Accolate 10mg Tab
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP
Pill Identification: ACCOLATE 10 

What is this Medicine?

ZAFIRLUKAST (za FIR loo kast) is used to prevent and treat the symptoms of asthma. Do not use for an acute asthma attack.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Accolate: Oral tablet(10mg)
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*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Accolate 10mg Tablet

NDC: 498840010
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Asthma

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Allergic Rhinitis, Exercise-induced Bronchospasm Prophylaxis

Storage Information
Store and dispense in original container
Protect from light
Protect from moisture
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Accolate 10mg Tablet
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Par Pharmaceuticals, an Endo Company
Pill Identification: ACCOLATE 10 
Shape: round
Color: white

Reported Side Effects for Accolate 10mg Tablet

Liver Infection Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Thoughts Of Suicide Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Blood Vessels Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Bruise Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Eosinophilia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Liver Failure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Eosinophilic Pneumonia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Churg-Strauss Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
No White Blood Cells Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
1.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Back Pain Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Fever Incidence:
1.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
1.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Pain Incidence:
1.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
1.8-2.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
1.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
1.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
1.8-3.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Infection Incidence:
3.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
4.5-12.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Accolate 10mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Food and Accolate 10mg Tablet(Zafirlukast)
Food and Zafirlukast(Zafirlukast)
Food will decrease the amount of Zafirlukast your body can absorb. Therefore, take Zafirlukast on an empty stomach at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Accolate 10mg Tablet(Zafirlukast)
Marijuana and Zafirlukast(Zafirlukast)
Zafirlukast can theoretically decrease the elimination of Marijuana, Medical from the body. Side effects from Marijuana, Medical may get worse if you take Zafirlukast. You may feel drowsy or more tired. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you. Contact your health care provider immediately if you notice slurred speech, confusion, increases heart rate, or palpitations while taking Marijuana, Medical.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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