Theoday 400mg Tablet

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Composition for Theoday 400mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Theoday Tablet

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Uses of Theoday Tablet

Theoday 400mg Tablet is used in the treatment of asthma prophylaxis and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder.
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Side effects of Theoday Tablet

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Headache, Abdominal upset, Restlessness.

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How to use Theoday 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. It is better to take Theoday 400mg Tablet with food.

How Theoday Tablet works

Theoday 400mg tablet is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing the muscles of the airways. This opens the airways and makes breathing easier.

In Depth Information on Theoday Tablet

Expert advice for Theoday Tablet

  • It is better to take Theoday in the evening around 7-8 pm for protection against asthma symptoms throughout the night.
  • Theoday 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 Theoday can reduce the requirement of steroids by 50%.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Theoday 400mg Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Theoday 400mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Theoday 400mg 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Theoday 400mg 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.

Avoiding breastfeeding for 2-4 hours after Theoday 400mg Tablet can further decrease the exposure of medicine to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Theoday 400mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Theoday 400mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Theoday 400mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Theoday 400mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Theoday 400mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Azibey 200mg Suspension, Danavir 600mg Tablet, Brilinta 90mg Tablet
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Theoday 400mg Tablet

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Yes, Theoday is a phosphodiesterase enzyme inhibitor. It mainly inhibits phosphodiesterase III and to a lesser extent phosphodiesterase IV enzymes. It works by relaxing the muscles in the walls of the airways which opens the airways and makes breathing easier.
Theoday is available for use in the treatment of diseases like asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). However, it is a prescription drug and should be used as advised by your doctor.
Theoday is a relatively safe drug if used as advised by your doctor. It is not devoid of side effects, especially if an overdose has been taken. An overdose can cause stomach pains and make you feel sick. It can cause fast or irregular heartbeat, make you feel very restless or cause fits. It should always be taken as advised by the doctor.
No, Theoday is not a steroid. It belongs to the class of drugs called methylxanthines and dilate the airway.
Theoday is not an antibiotic. It belongs to the class of drugs called methylxanthines and dilate the airway.
Theoday is not a controlled drug. However, it is a prescription drug and is available only when prescribed by your doctor.
Theoday is not being discontinued. It is available in the market for the treatment of the chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) and asthma when prescribed by a doctor.
Theoday has stimulant effects on the central nervous system (can cause nervousness, excitation, agitation, insomnia, tremors, and, seizures or fits) and on the heart muscle (tachycardia, palpitations, arrhythmia) in very high doses. Talk to your doctor if have these problems as it could be due to an overdose.
Theoday is not known to increase the blood pressure. However, if you experience any changes in your blood pressure while taking Theoday, consult your doctor.
Tachycardia (increase in heart rate) is a side effect associated with the use of Theoday in high doses. Consult your doctor if you experience any changes in your heart rate while using the drug.
Theoday use is not associated with weight loss or weight gain. However, consult your doctor if you notice any changes in weight while taking the drug as it could be due to other underlying conditions.
Theoday use may cause insomnia. If you experience any sleep disturbances while using the drug, consult your doctor.
Theoday is not known to cause constipation. However, its use has been associated with diarrhea. Consult your doctor if you experience any change in your bowel habits.
Theoday dose need not be tapered. Therapy can be ended without tapering the drug. Consult your doctor for the appropriate dose, timings, and duration of the medicine.
Theoday use is not associated with hair loss. However, if you experience any such symptom while using the drug, consult your doctor.
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