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Theophylline

ISSN 2398-2985


Synonym(s): Corvental

Introduction

Name

  • Theophylline.

Class of drug

  • Methylxanthine.
  • Bronchodilator.

Description

Chemical name

  • 1,3-dimethyl-7H-purine-2,6-dione.

Molecular formula

  • C7H8N4O2.

Molecular weight

  • 180.16.

Physical properties

  • White, odorless, bitter-taste crystalline powder.

Storage requirements

  • Store in a dry place and below 30°C/86°F.

Uses

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Administration

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Pharmacokinetics

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Precautions

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Withdrawal Periods

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Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • Johnson-Delaney C A (2017) Ferret Medicine and Surgery. CRC Press, USA. pp 514.
  • Tennant B (1999) Small Animal Formulary. 3rd edn. BSAVA, UK.

Organisation(s)

  • National Office of Animal Health (NOAH) Compendium of Data Sheets for Animal Medicines. Website: www.noahcompendium.co.uk.