Preventer tablets block the effects of substances (called leukotrienes) which can cause tightening of the airways.
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|Medicine name||How its taken||Device||Side effects|
||Tablets, chewable tablets and granules||
|Zafirlukast (Accolate®)||Preventer – taken regularly every morning and evening. Only used for children over 12.||Tablets|
These are the most commonly used tablets at the time of publication of this website. If you do not see your tablets you can speak to your GP or pharmacist or check the patient information leaflet for your medication.