Montelukast


 

  Issues for Surgery


Loss of asthma control if omitted.


  Advice in the Perioperative period


Elective and Emergency Surgery

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  Interaction(s) with Common Anaesthetic Agents


None1, 2, 3.


  Interaction(s) with other Common Medicines used in the Perioperative Period


None1, 2, 3.


  Further Information


None relevant.


  References


  1. Joint Formulary Committee. British National Formulary (online) London: BMJ Group and Pharmaceutical Press. http://www.medicinescomplete.com [Accessed on 18th May 2019]
  2. Baxter K, Preston CL (eds), Stockley’s Drug Interactions (online) London: Pharmaceutical Press. http://www.medicinescomplete.com [Accessed on 4th May 2019]
  3. Summary of Product Characteristics – Montelukast 10mg film coated tablets. Accord Healthcare Limited. Accessed via www.medicines.org.uk 18/05/2019 [date of revision of the text January 2018]