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zafirlukast

Pronunciation: za'fir-lu'kast

Definition: A blocker of leukotriene D4 and E4 (LTD4 and LTE4) components of a slow-reacting substance of anaphylaxis (SRSA); used for the prophylaxis of asthma attacks.

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