Dilatair

Dilatair

doxofylline

Manufacturer:

Ajanta Pharma Phil

Distributor:

Cathay Drug
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Doxofylline
Indications/Uses
Treatment of bronchial asthma, pulmonary disease w/ spastic bronchial component & COPD.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 400 mg bid-tid. Elderly 200 mg bid-tid.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Acute MI, gipotenzia arterial (hypotension), arrhythmia, duodenal ulcer, epilepsy, convulsion. Pregnancy & lactation.
Special Precautions
HTN, heart disease, hypoxemia, hyperthyroidism, chrome right ventricular failure, CHF. Hepatic & renal disease. Patients w/ history of peptic ulcer. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Nausea, vomiting, epigastric pain, headache, cephalagia, irritability, insomnia, tachycardia, extrasystole & tachypnea.
Drug Interactions
Other xanthine derivatives including caffeinated foods & beverages. Erythromycin, troleandomycin, lincomycin, clindamycin, allopurinol, cimetidine, propranolol & anti-flu vaccine.
MIMS Class
Antiasthmatic & COPD Preparations
ATC Classification
R03DA11 - doxofylline ; Belongs to the class of xanthines. Used in the systemic treatment of obstructive airway diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Dilatair tab 200 mg
Packing/Price
30's (P376.88/pack)
Form
Dilatair tab 400 mg
Packing/Price
30's (P600.88/pack)
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