Singulair and suicide

Adverse effects of montelukast examined by FDA's Pediatric.

The ongoing investation is examining a possible association between use of the drug and behavior/mood changes, suicidality (suicidal thoughts and behavior), and suicide, the agency said.

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On June 12, 2009 the FDA announced that Singulair (montelukast) as well as some other less popular leukotriene inhibitors -- Accolate (zafirlukast) as well as Zyflo and Zyflo CR (zileuton) -- must start to include a warning on its package insert, or label, regarding an increased risk of neuropsychiatric events including suicide and depression.

Updated Information on Leukotriene Inhibitors Montelukast. - FDA

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Vol. 26, No. 2 Neuropsychiatric Adverse Effects - medSask

World sales of Merck’s blockbuster asthma drug, Singulair, were about $5 billion a year until last year when its patent expired in the United States. The Australian medicine watchdog has received 58 reports of adverse psychiatric events in children and teenagers taking Singulair since 2000 and reports have also surfaced in the US.


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