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How effective is Singulair for Sinus headache?

Summary: 3 Singulair users have rated its effectiveness for Sinus headache.

Overall ratings: 2.7/5

This is a review of how effective Singulair (montelukast sodium) is for Sinus headache and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

 

 

 

 

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What is Singulair

Singulair has active ingredients of montelukast sodium. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from 42,883 Singulair users)

Sinus headache

Sinus headache (headache caused by sinus infections) can be treated by Sudafed 12 Hour, Advil Cold And Sinus, Mucinex, Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride, Flonase, Sudafed. (latest reports from 3,334 Sinus Headache patients)

On Jan, 25, 2015: 3 people are studied for taking Singulair in Sinus headache




Singulair effectiveness for Sinus headache


Long term Singulair effectiveness for Sinus headache

Singulair effectiveness for Sinus headache (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall02010
Long term
(1+ years)
00000

Gender of people who take Singulair for Sinus headache * :

FemaleMale
Sinus headache33.33%66.67%

Age of people who take Singulair for Sinus headache * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sinus headache0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%0.00%33.33%33.33%

Who find Singulair more effective for Sinus headache?

Gender of people who find Singulair more effective * :

FemaleMale
Sinus headache0.00%100.00%

Age of people who find Singulair more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sinus headache0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • Can qysmia and garcinia cambogia be taken together
    I just want to know if taking both drugs will be beneficial to my weight loss
  • I have been on amlodipine for approximately 3 months and have had terrible swelling in my legs and ankles along with pain and itching. should i be taken off this medication?
    I was previously taking Propranolol for blood pressure which didn't bother me at all, but last year I developed a breathing problem and was given Symbicort to help get rid of wheezing. The Symbicort and Propranolol don't mesh well so I was then put on Amlodipine. The swelling, pain and itching occurred right away. I asked the pharmacist about it and also my doctor and they both said a small percentage of people have this problem on this medication. I have tried many times to get my doctor to take me off of this medication but he insists it is best for me, but I disagree. I really don't want to have this problem for the rest of my life and I also won't have any skin left on my legs from the scratching, not to mention the pain that accompanies the swelling which seem to creep up to my knees and thighs and sometimes is so painful I just go to bed to lay down and hopefully the hydroclorithiazide will remove some of this water so that pain will go away. The doctor also doubled my dose of Losartin and Hydroclorithiazide. I'm up about 4-6 times a night going to the bathroom so it also interrupts my sleep. Is anyone else having this problem. I would prefer to go back on the Propranolol and get something other than Symbicort that won't interact with each other. Then I won't have pain and itching all the time. Does anyone have any input on this. I would really appreciate it.

    Thanks. Debbie CB
  • I took fexofenadine for a few months last year, and had oesophagus pain and problems swallowing. i had a gastroscopy eventually. but by the time i had the procedure, i had stopped the fexofenadine.
    I had started the Oesophagus problems about the time I was put on Flexofenadine. I did not at the time blame this Ryhinitis drug to the digestion problems I was having. But stopped the Flezofenadine, as it did not completely help my Ryhinitis. I was put on Loretidine for the Ryhinitis, but this made me feel washed out, so after a couple,of months I changed to Benedryl with Acrivastine . My Oesophagus problems were starting to improve. Today 9 months later, Imwent to the doctor to see if there was anything else for Ryhinitis, I have been put back on Fexofenadine, worried now that my Oesophagus will start again to cause problems.
  • Can viral myositis make my mysathenai gravis flare up? (1 answer)
    I am feeling weak, out of breath, and have difficulty walking due to my swelling, achiness, and slight pain! I was feeling fine just a few weeks ago......... had traveled and had no complaints........
  • What is the cause of leg and foot pain?
    Right leg pains start in the afternoon and get more painful at night.

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  • 1 year old fainting after taking singulair
    My 1 year old girl has asthma like breathing issues when she gets colds.she had been taking singulair and has fainted about 5 times after she mildly hurts herself.(bumps head usually) then screams out forcefully without breathing in then looses consciousness for a few seconds.all incidents after taking singulair.over the course of a few months she is not taking anymore for about 2 weeks but has not passed out recently even after screaming pretty hard .it's hard to say if she has really hurt herself in a similar matter or worse but they are pretty minor incidents that she gets worked up about .
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    Velafaxine 150 mg. 1 per day.

    In process of switching from Topiramate 50 mg. 1 pill in morning & one at night (going off of this because of kidney stones) Was on this medication approximately 10 years.

    Lamotrigine 2 25mg pills in morning and 2 - 25 mg. pills at night.

    On the 3rd day of the 2nd week of switching I started the nightmares. I took a one hour nap and had a nightmare that seemed like it went on the entire time. Even if I slept for 20 minutes I had a dream or nightmare. I've sometimes been known to have vivid dreams but never this constant in my entire life. Also, very seldom do I have such terrible dreams. So many in one evening. They are an occasional thing, not an all night long thing.

    Also, I have sinus trouble occasionally. The same day the nightmares began I got a terrible headache behind my one eye and under my eye. I have no drainage yet anyway. Not sure if this is during the start up of this medicine, but if I had known it could cause trouble with sinus I would never have started it.

    I was put on this as a quick back up plan when the medicine we agreed upon - Levetireacetam made me feel drunk feeling and I had to be careful just walking around my homes and steps.
  • Eczema and birth control-microgestin
    I started getting eczema over the last year and recently decided it may be from the birth control as well, which I started taking @ 2 months before I got the eczema and skin started breaking out...weight gain, etc. I am on singulair, westcort cream, moisture/kenalog, exederm cream, cerevue wash, cetaphil moisturizer, and started using the black soap which is apparently helping. I started a vegetarian diet and eat mainly the same foods daily to monitor anything for allergies. I stopped taking the pill 3 days ago and I am optimistic. I am hoping others have had positive experiences.
  • Nasalcrom caused potential anxiety attacks
    I have a sinus infection that did not go away with a ten day course of Cefuroxime. I went back to the doctor and was subscribed a two week course of Cefuroxime, plus Montelukast for allergy, and NasalCrom for inflamed sinuses. Since I began the NasalCrom, I have been experiencing anxiety attacks. They have been increasing in severity over the last four days of use. The first dose today, day four, may have caused such a severe anxiety attack that I had to leave my job, return home, and function at a very low level with limited stimulus. I have not taken any more doses today and plan to contact my doctor in the morning.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (5 years ago):

  • All other antihistimines and decongestants didn't work and caused enlargement of the prostate, but singulair worked to cure simptoms of sinus headaches after taking it for a couple months. However, I may not have continued taking it had I known it would cause permanent problems with the heart. Since learning of the first abnormal EKG in my life, I've stopped taking singulair. My concern now is whether the AV Block is just temporary side effect of singulair or a permanent problem I have to deal with the rest of my life.

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