Cas No. [58-55-9]
PRESCRIBED FOR: Theophylline is used in the
relief and prevention of airway narrowing (bronchospasm) in patients
with asthma. Theophylline can also be used in treating patients with
emphysema and chronic bronchitis when their symptoms are related to
reversible airway narrowing. Theophylline can be administered
together with other bronchodilators, such as albuterol (Ventolin,
Proventil) for added bronchodilator effect.