zileuton

(zy-LOO-tin)

A substance that is used to prevent asthma symptoms and that is being studied in the prevention of lung cancer. It belongs to the family of drugs called leukotriene blockers.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "zileuton"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "zileuton"

Sustancia que se usa para prevenir los síntomas del asma y que está en estudio para la prevención del cáncer de pulmón. Es un tipo de bloqueador de los leucotrienes.