Phyllocontin 350 mg Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Phyllocontin Tablet

Phyllocontin 350 mg Tablet is used in the treatment and prevention of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Phyllocontin Tablet side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea

How to use Phyllocontin Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Phyllocontin 350 mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Phyllocontin Tablet works

Phyllocontin 350 mg Tablet is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the muscles of the airways and widens airways. This makes breathing easier.

Phyllocontin Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Phyllocontin 350 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Phyllocontin 350 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Phyllocontin 350 mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Phyllocontin 350 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Phyllocontin 350 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Phyllocontin 350 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Phyllocontin 350 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Phyllocontin 350 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Phyllocontin 350 mg Tablet for prevention and treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
  • It should be taken at the same time each day, preferably in the evening after food.
  • It does not work right away and should not be used to relieve sudden breathing problems. Always keep a fast-acting (rescue) inhaler with you.
  • Your doctor may take regular blood test to monitor potassium level and the level of this medicine in your body.
  • Notify your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney, liver or heart disease, or if have a smoking history. Your dose may need to be adjusted.
  • Do not discontinue use without consulting your doctor, even if you feel better.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Phyllocontin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Adnet, Atp UP, Adenoject
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Urinol, Zeric, Seloric
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Phyllocontin

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I am suffering from asthma. Any treatment here for fix this problem.Please give me remedy for asthma.thanx
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
https://www.1mg.com/otc/asthomap-tablets-otc3258641-1 Tablet after lunch & dinner, Take at least 1-2 months.take this medicine along with your treatmentDo yoga on daily baisis
My Father have allergic asthma from last 1 year. He examined many doctors but not recovered. Due to alergy he did not take rest in night please give your valuable suggestion and treatment
Dr. Anshum Aneja Arora
Lungs Specialist
is he on regular medications/inhalers. get spirometry done and if he has been prescribed inhalers ask him to continue those
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FAQs

Q. Is Phyllocontin a steroid/ an antibiotic?
Phyllocontin is not a steroid or antibiotic, it belongs to xanthine derivatives class of medications
Q. Is aminophylline same as theophylline?
No. Aminophylline is a complex of theophylline and ethylenediamine
Q. Does Phyllocontin cause dyspnea/ diuresis/ bradycardia/ tachycardia?
Phyllocontin is known to cause dyspnea, diuresis or tachycardia. However, it does not cause bradycardia. Consult your doctor, if you experience any side effects.

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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 1st Dec 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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