Uniphyl

Active Ingredient(s): Theophylline, Aminophylline
FDA Approved: * September 1, 1982
Pharm Company: * PURDUE FREDERICK
Category: Asthma

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



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Theophylline, also known as 1,3-dimethylxanthine, is a methylxanthine drug used in therapy for respiratory diseases such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma under a variety of brand names. As a member of the xanthine family, it bears structural and pharmacological similarity to theobromine and caffeine, and is readily found in nature, and is present in tea (Camellia sinensis) and cocoa (Theobroma cacao). A small amount of theophylline is one of the products of caffeine ...

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Allergy medication for prevention

the one pill people take to stop allergies and asthma, it prevents it rather than treats it ## Not sure if this is the one you're thinking of but Uniphyl (Theophylline) might be the pill you are looking for. Excerpt from the Mayo Clinic: You take this bronchodilator in pill form every day. It's especially helpful for relieving your nighttime symptoms of asthma. But theophylline may cause side effects, such as nausea and vomiting, severe abdominal pain, diarrhea, acid reflux, confusion, fast or irregular heartbeat, and nervousness. If you're taking theophylline, get regular blood tests to make sure you're getting the correct dosage.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Theophylline, Aminophylline
  • Capsule: 100mg, 125mg, 200mg, 250mg, 260mg
  • Capsule, Extended Release: 100mg, 125mg, 200mg, 250mg, 260mg, 300mg, 400mg, 50mg, 60mg, 75mg
  • Elixir: 80mg/15ml
  • Injection: 160mg/100ml, 200mg/100ml, 25mg/ml, 320mg/100ml, 400mg/100ml, 40mg/100ml, 80mg/100ml
  • Solution: 105mg/5ml, 80mg/15ml
  • Solution, Elixir: 80mg/15ml
  • Suppository: 250mg, 500mg
  • Syrup: 150mg/15ml, 80mg/15ml
  • Tablet: 100mg, 125mg, 200mg, 250mg, 300mg
  • Tablet, Delayed Release: 100mg, 200mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 100mg, 200mg, 250mg, 300mg, 400mg, 450mg, 500mg, 600mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Uniphyl: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 67781-251 Uniphyl 400 mg Extended Release Tablet by Purdue Pharmaceutical Products Lp
  • 67781-252 Uniphyl 600 mg Extended Release Tablet by Purdue Pharmaceutical Products Lp

Other drugs which contain Theophylline, Aminophylline or a similar ingredient: (12 results)

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