How It Works:
Doxofylline belongs to a class of medications called xanthines. It works by relaxing and opening the airways, making it easier to breathe.
irritability, Nausea, vomiting, insomnia, the patient may present with severe arrhythmias and seizure ., tachycardia or tremors. In case of overdose, headache, palpitations
Doxofylline is used to prevent and treat wheezing, shortness of breath, and chest tightness caused by asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (a group of lung diseases that includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema).
- Do not take doxofylline, If you are allergic to any ingredient in doxofylline, similar medicines (eg, aminophylline), or xanthines (eg, caffeine).
- Avoid taking other products that contain xanthine (such as chocolate or caffeinated drinks).
- Consult your doctor before taking this drug, if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breast-feeding.
Frequently Ask Questions:
Q. Is doxofylline antibiotic/ a steroid?Doxofylline belongs to a class of medications called xanthines. It is not a steroid or antibiotic.