Canada Drugs Direct

Coming Soon for Canadian customers

Want to save up to 80% on your medications? Signup below to be notified when our online Canadian pharmacy is open.

I agree to receive email updates from Canada Drugs Direct

Singulair (Montelukast)

Prescription medicineOnly Available By Prescription

Top brand choice

Strength Pack Size Qty
4mg (Cherry)
Pack Size
Pack Size

You'll have option to make 4 interest-free payments by credit card once your order is confirmed using

Top Generic choice

Strength Pack Size Qty
Pack Size
Pack Size
Pack Size

You'll have option to make 4 interest-free payments by credit card once your order is confirmed using

What if I find a lower price with another pharmacy?

We guarantee the lowest price on all of our prescription products. If you find your medications cheaper at any other recognized licensed mail order pharmacy, we will not only match their price, we will beat it by 25% of the difference. It is our 125% price match guarantee!

Example: If you find a product on Canada Drugs Direct for $50.00 and find the same product for $40.00 at another mail order pharmacy, we will provide you with a $12.50 discount, bringing your total to $37.50.

To get the discount please make sure to mention the price match to the customer service team when they call to collect payment for your order. Or call toll free at 1-888-904-8467 to place the order through the phone.

Terms & Conditions of Program

  • Guaranteed lowest price is only valid at the time of sale.
  • We will only match the current advertised price.
  • Products must be identical and in stock at the time of placing an order with a licensed mail order pharmacy. The must be a member of CIPA (Canadian International Pharmacy Association).
  • Products must be authentic in brand and size (same manufacturer, same country of manufacture, same pack size, same strength and same quantity).
  • Products must be new. We cannot match the price of any used, short expiry or expired product.
  • Price match can only be issued over the phone with our customer service team
What is a Generic Drug?

A generic drug is a copy of the brand-name drug with the same dosage, safety, strength, quality, consumption method, performance, and intended use. Before generics become available on the market, the generic company must prove it has the same active ingredients as the brand-name drug and works in the same way and in the same amount of time in the body.

The only differences between generics and their brand-name counterparts is that generics are less expensive and may look slightly different (eg. different shape or color), as trademarks laws prevent a generic from looking exactly like the brand-name drug.

Generics are less expensive because generic manufacturers don't have to invest large sums of money to develop a drug. When the brand-name patent expires, generic companies can manufacture a copy of the brand-name and sell it at a substantial discount.


Chemical Name: MONTELUKAST (mon-te-LOO-kast)

The 5mg and 4mg strengths are chewable.
The 10mg strength must be swallowed whole and CANNOT be split in half.

SINGULAIR (montelukast) is a leucotriene inhibitor that is prescribed by the physicians to prevent asthma symptoms and attacks. Leucotriene are the chemicals which can cause acute bronchoconstriction that can cause bronchospasm, resulting in airway obstruction which makes it difficult to breathe. SINGULAIR works by fighting substances that cause inflammation, fluid retention, mucous secretion and constriction in your lungs. It may also be prescribed to treat a runny nose and sneezing caused by allergies. This medication is effective for adults and children as young as 6 months old.

Caution: do not give SINGULAIR to a child without the consent of your physician.


It may take up to several weeks before your symptoms start to show some improvement. Take SINGULAIR exactly as prescribed. Do not take additional or less amounts. Follow the directions on your prescription label closely. Continue using SINGULAIR as directed and tell your physician if your symptoms do not improve after several weeks of treatment.

Generally it is recommended to take SINGULAIR once a day in the evening for prevention of asthma or allergy symptoms. The normal dosage is usually 10mg daily however this may vary for each patient, depending on their condition. For exercise-induced bronchoconstriction, take a single dose at least 2 hours before you exercise, and do not take another dose for at least 24 hours. Consult your physician for more information.

Call your physician immediately if you feel SINGULAIR is not working as well as usual, or if it makes your condition worse. If it seems like you need to use more of any of your medications in a 24-hour period, talk with your doctor. Keep taking SINGULAIR as long as your physician prescribes you to.


SINGULAIR may not be the right medication for you, especially for those patients with existing symptoms of asthma, skin rashes, bleeding tendencies, swelling or irritation in the airway, fatigue, numbness, suicidal thoughts, mood alterations and panic swings, development of self hurting tendencies, agitation, aggression, hallucination, irritability, tremor, change in the voice, headache, tooth pain, gastric upset and adverse skin reactions. Your doctor will advise you whether or not to take this medication or suggest any dose adjustments.

It is vital to speak to your physician about any health conditions you may have as it may affect the medication. Share the following with your physician if you:

  • are pregnant or planning to become pregnant
  • are allergic to any medications, food, or substances
  • have liver problems
  • have a history of mental or mood problems
  • have suicidal thoughts or actions
  • are taking any prescription, nonprescription or herbal medications
Do not take SINGULAIR if:
  • you are allergic to montelukast or any other chemicals in SINGULAIR
  • you are taking drugs like phenobarbital and rifampicin
  • you are a Phenylketonuria patient
  • you are pregnant or breastfeeding

Side Effects

Side effects are unwanted responses to a medication when it is taken in normal doses, which can range from mild to severe. As with all medications, SINGULAIR also has some side effects which may not affect all patients. Many of these side effects can be managed, while some may go away on their own over time.

Speak to your physician right away if you have any of these symptoms while taking SINGULAIR:

  • agitation including aggressive behavior or hostility
  • bad or vivid dreams
  • depression
  • disorientation/confusion
  • anxiety
  • hallucination
  • irritability or restlessness
  • sleepwalking
  • suicidal thoughts and actions
  • tremors
  • trouble sleeping
  • feeling of pins and needles or numbness of arms or legs
  • a flulike illness
  • rash
  • severe inflammation of the sinuses
  • irregular heartbeat
The most common side effects with SINGULAIR include:
  • upper respiratory infection
  • fever
  • headache
  • sore throat
  • cough
  • stomach pain
  • diarrhea
  • earache or ear infection
  • flu
  • runny nose
  • sinus infection
Other side effects with SINGULAIR include:
  • increased bleeding tendency
  • allergic reactions (including swelling of the face, lips, tongue, and/or throat [which may cause trouble breathing or swallowing], hives, and itching)
  • dizziness, drowsiness, pins and needles/numbness, seizures
  • palpitations
  • nosebleed, stuffy nose
  • diarrhea, heartburn, indigestion, inflammation of the pancreas, nausea, stomach or intestinal discomfort, vomiting
  • hepatitis
  • bruising, rash
  • joint pain, muscle aches, and muscle cramps
  • tiredness, swelling
Tell your physician if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away.
IMPORTANT NOTE: The above information is intended to increase awareness of health information and does not suggest treatment or diagnosis. This information is not a substitute for individual medical attention and should not be construed to indicate that use of the drug is safe, appropriate, or effective for you. See your health care professional for medical advice and treatment.

Product Reviews