ZILEUTON - ORAL
Common Brand Name(s): Zyflo
Phonetic Pronunciation: (zye-LOO-ton)
Information last revised September 2010
This medication is used to control long-term (chronic) asthma and help decrease the number of asthma attacks. Controlling asthma can decrease time lost from work or school. This drug improves asthma symptoms by blocking substances in the body called leukotrienes. It will not treat a sudden asthma attack.
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