New precautions are being added to the patient information leaflets for Singulair (montelukast)

New precautions are being added to the patient information leaflets for Singulair (montelukast).

They will emphasize that Singulair helps improve asthma symptoms and prevent attacks...but it's not useful for ACUTE asthma.

For example, many patients take Singulair to prevent exercise-induced asthma. Make sure they know they still need to have a rescue inhaler with them...just in case.

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