Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A drug that inhibits leukotriene formation, used to treat asthma.

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  • noun An asthma drug that blocks leukotriene synthesis by inhibiting 5-lipoxygenase, an enzyme of the eicosanoid synthesis pathway.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[(ben)z(oth)i(ene), one of its components + leu(ko)t(riene) + –on.]

Examples

  • (a-66193) of zileuton. 5 mg i yetabdominally received the administrative same from greece.

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