The effect of montelukast on wheal reactions in skin prick tests: A double-blind-placebo-controlled randomized trial


Bulan K., AYDOĞAN M. , Siraneci R., Aydogmus C. Y.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, vol.77, no.10, pp.1655-1658, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 77 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2013.07.019
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1655-1658

Abstract

Objective: It is well-known that number of drugs may interfere with wheal reactions in skin prick test. However, the effect of long-term use of montelukast, a cystenil leukotriene receptor antagonist, on skin prick test hasn't been full elucidated. The aim of present study was to demonstrate the effect of montelukast on skin prick tests (SPT).