Long term control that acts to reduce inflammation Improves lung function and diminishes symptoms and need for rescue medications.These drugs works by blocking the action of leukotrienes (substances that cause inflammation, fluid retention, mucous secretion, and constriction) in the client's lungs.Used as an adjunct to inhaled steroids in moderate and severe cases. Take as prescribed , do not withdraw abruptly. Due to the side effect of drowsiness, it is usually taken once a day in the evening with or without food.. These class of drugs are ineffective as a bronchospasm prophylacticlly and do not need to be administered before activity. Overall ineffective as a rescue medication.
What is a leukotriene modifier i.e.Montelkukast(Singular) ?