Spirodin AB Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Spirodin AB Tablet

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Uses of Doxofylline

Doxofylline is used in the treatment of asthma prophylaxis and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder.
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Side effects of Doxofylline

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Headache, Abdominal upset, Restlessness.

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How to use Doxofylline

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. Avoid Spirodin AB Tablet with caffeine and chocolate as well as food containing caffeine and chocolate such as tea leaves, cocoa beans.

How Spirodin AB Tablet works

Doxofylline is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the muscles of the airways. This opens the airways and makes breathing easier.
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Uses of Acebrophylline

Acebrophylline is used in the treatment of asthma prophylaxis and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder.
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Side effects of Acebrophylline

Common

Nausea, Headache, Vomiting, Abdominal upset, Restlessness.

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How to use Acebrophylline

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. Avoid Spirodin AB Tablet with caffeine and chocolate as well as food containing caffeine and chocolate such as tea leaves, cocoa beans.

How Spirodin AB Tablet works

Acebrophylline is a mucolytic and bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the muscles of the airways and also thins and loosens mucus, making it easier to breathe.

In Depth Information on Spirodin AB Tablet

Expert advice for Doxofylline

  • It is better to take Doxofylline in the evening around 7-8 pm for protection against asthma symptoms throughout the night.
  • Doxofylline will not work for sudden wheezing or asthma attacks once they start. Always keep a fast-acting (rescue) inhaler with you.
  • Not as effective as steroid inhalers for asthma.
  • Do not discontinue use without consulting your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Notify your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with the kidney, liver or heart disease, or have a smoking history. Your dose may need to be adjusted.
  • Taking Doxofylline can reduce the requirement of steroids by 50%.

Expert advice for Acebrophylline

  • It is better to take Acebrophylline in the evening around 7-8 pm for protection against asthma symptoms throughout the night.
  • Acebrophylline will not work for sudden wheezing or asthma attacks once they start. Always keep a fast-acting (rescue) inhaler with you.
  • Not as effective as steroid inhalers for asthma.
  • Do not discontinue use without consulting your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Notify your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with the kidney, liver or heart disease, or have a smoking history. Your dose may need to be adjusted.
  • Taking Acebrophylline can reduce the requirement of steroids by 50%.
Warnings
Special precautions for Spirodin AB Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Spirodin AB Tablet
during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
SAFE
Spirodin AB Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Spirodin AB Tablet should be used with caution in patients w
ith kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Spirodin AB Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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ith liver disease. Dose adjustment of Spirodin AB Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Frequently asked questions for Spirodin AB Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Doxofylline

Q. What is Doxofylline?
Doxofylline is a new generation long-acting oral bronchodilator. It is a methyxanthine derivative.
Q. How does Doxofylline work?
Doxofylline inhibits an enzyme called phosphodiesterase which results in bronchodilation (dilation or widening of the airways in the lungs by relaxing the surrounding smooth muscle). It is used for the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). COPD is a lung disease characterized by chronic obstruction of lung airflow that interferes with normal breathing and is not fully reversible.
Q. Is Doxofylline antibiotic?
Doxofylline is not an antibiotic. Doxofylline is a bronchodilator used for the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Q. Is Doxofylline a steroid?
Doxofylline is not a steroid. Doxofylline is a bronchodilator used for the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Q. What is Doxofylline used for?
Doxofylline is a bronchodilator used for the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
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Frequently asked questions for Acebrophylline

Q. What is Acebrophylline used for?
Acebrophylline is used to treat symptoms of bronchial asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. It blocks the intracellular enzyme (phosphodiesterases) followed by increase in level of messenger known as cyclic adenosine monophosphate, which promotes relaxation of bronchial muscles
Q. How does it work?
It inhibits the release of certain inflammatory chemicals (leukotrienes, tumor necrosis factor etc) in the lung thereby preventing inflammation in the lung. It also reduces thickness of the mucus thus making it easy for the patient to clear the mucus load
Q. Is Acebrophylline an antibiotic or steroid?
No. Acebrophylline is not an antibiotic or steroid
Q. What is Acebrophylline capsule?
Acebrophylline is available in capsule dosage form for the treatment of adults suffering from bronchial asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
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