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Aminophylline vs Theophylline

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Other name: Uniphyl (Uniphyl)
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Aminophylline is a bronchodilator. It is a compound of the bronchodilator theophylline with ethylenediamine in 2:1 ratio. The ethylenediamine improves solubility, and the aminophylline is usually found as a hydrat...
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Theophylline, also known as dimethylxanthine, is a methylxanthine drug used in therapy for respiratory diseases such as Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma under a variety of brand names. Because of its numerous side-effects, the drug ...
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Aminophylline is a bronchodilator. It is a compound of the bronchodilator theophylline with ethylenediamine in 2:1 ratio. The ethylenediamine improves solubility, and the aminophylline is usually found as a hydrat...
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Theophylline, also known as dimethylxanthine, is a methylxanthine drug used in therapy for respiratory diseases such as Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma under a variety of brand names. Because of its numerous side-effects, the drug ...
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used aminophylline as the IV formulation of theophylline....
" I've always used aminophylline as the IV formulation ...off the vent, I might add aminophylline to their regimine. Then, ...and taking p.o., I switch to theophylline. 'Course, I'm a surgeon.... "

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Theophylline for a year now. Has it helped you? Found wi...
" Confused - are you on Aminophylline or Theophylline? I've been on Theophylline ...Son has been on Theophylline for a year now. Has it... "

in formulating aminophylline is to allow theophylline to be...
" The whole point in formulating aminophylline is to allow theophylline to be administered via IV in acute severe asthma, although I don't think ...no such... "

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term.I am theophylline ( well aminophylline) and the side e...
" ...asthma attack my GP would put me on a short course of pred, but unfortunately I have not been off the pred since May, and the ...not short term. I am theophylline ( well aminophylline) and the side... "

heophylline) product that worked best for me. Until the f...
" ...OTC caffeine alkaloid, dextrose and aminophylline (or theophylline) product that worked best for me. Until the formula was ...speedy delivery of caffeine and theophylline could help a person with... "

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with AminophyllineHi Everyone Can't wait for Spr...
" Problems with Aminophylline Hi Everyone Can't wait for ...it could be interaction between Aminophylline and other drugs causing theophylline toxicity. (She has had reflux problems as a paediatric... "

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used to take Aminophylline and would get very si...
" Warning! You will need to either halve or even stop the Theophylline if you start cipro, as cipro makes the Theophylline persist in the blood, raising ...stuff.) I used to take Aminophylline and... "

on theophylline, which some dogs tolerate better. He's als...
" ...Remember my 13-yr-old with asthma? Well, Roscoe and I ...be a little better. Instead of aminophylline, he is now on theophylline, which some dogs tolerate better. He's also taking prednisone every... "

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ve IV Aminophylline? And does that work well for you? If...
" Hello Emz, I have been taking Theophylline for many years. Uniphyllin 300 ...a day. Do you have IV Aminophylline? And does that work well for you? If ...It can make you feel sick, try it and see... "

When taking antibiotics I have to stop the Aminophylline /...
" Consultant(s) suggested Aminophylline on a three month ...wrote to GP who has prescribed Theophylline. I understand that they ...least once during trial. When taking antibiotics I have to stop the... "

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