Side effect(s) of Zileuton

Review the side-effects of Zileuton as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.

  Most Common
- Inflammation of sinus, nausea and throat pain.

- Abdominal pain, diarrhea, indigestion and vomiting.

- Rash, severe allergic reactions and liver damage.

Other Precautions :

Monitor liver functions regularly while taking this medication.

Drug Name : Zileuton

Zileuton(Zyflo) generic is a leukotriene synthesis inhibitor, prescribed for asthma. It blocks the formation of a substance called leukotriene that helps to remove asthma and allergic symptoms.

Trade Names for Zileuton

International :

Zyflo, Zyflo Cr