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Aminophylline vs Theophylline

Aminophylline
VS.
Theophylline
Other name: Uniphyl Uniphyl
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Asthma
1.3
Concern level
3.1
Helpfulness
for Asthma
3.4
Concern level
3.0
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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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3
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3
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3
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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...
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" Confused - are you on Aminophylline or Theophylline? I've been on Theophylline ...Son has been on Theophylline for a year now. Has it... "

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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...
| www.asthma.org.uk
" ...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... "

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heophylline) product that worked best for me. Until the f...
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" ...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 Spring as...
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" 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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with AminophyllineHi Everyone Can't wait for Spr...
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" 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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will need to either halve or even stop the Theophylline if...
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" 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 would... "

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used to take Aminophylline and would get very si...
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" 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... "

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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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