warnings about liver problems in patients taking Accolate (zafirlukast)

    There are now stronger warnings about liver problems in patients taking Accolate (zafirlukast).

Severe hepatitis is rare...but about 5% of patients can get elevated liver enzymes without any symptoms.

Counsel patients on Accolate to report signs of liver toxicity...fatigue, abdominal pain, jaundice, etc.

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