Theophylline is used in the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (copd) and asthma.
How it works
Theophylline works by relaxing the muscles in the walls of the airways. This opens the airways and makes breathing easier. .
Common side effects :
ALCOHOL INTERACTION FOR DERIPHYLLIN: Deriphyllin injection 2ml may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.UNSAFE
PREGNANCY INTERACTION FOR DERIPHYLLIN :Deriphyllin injection 2ml may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.Animal studies have shownadverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS