Deriphyllin OD 450mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:52 am

Deriphyllin OD 450mg Tablet

Uses of Deriphyllin OD 450mg Tablet

Deriphyllin OD 450mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder, Asthma

Side effects of Deriphyllin OD 450mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Deriphyllin OD 450mg Tablet are – Abdominal Upset, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Restlessness

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Deriphyllin OD 450mg Tablet

Do not use Deriphyllin OD 450mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Etofylline/Etophylline, Theophylline

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Deriphyllin OD 450mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Deriphyllin OD 450mg Tablet works

Deriphyllin OD 450mg Tablet contains – Etofylline/Etophylline, Theophylline

Etofylline works in the airways by relaxing muscles, opening breathing passages, and decreasing the lungs’ response to irritants. Controlling symptoms of breathing problems can decrease time lost from work or school.

Theophylline inhibits phosphodiesterase enzymes, causing bronchodilation. Normally, these enzymes inactivate cAMP and cGMP, which are responsible for bronchial smoothmuscle relaxation. Theophylline also may cause calcium translocation, antagonize prostaglandins and adenosine receptors, stimulate catecholamines, and inhibit cGMP metabolism.

Dosage of Deriphyllin OD 450mg Tablet

The dosage of Deriphyllin OD 450mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Deriphyllin OD 450mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Deriphyllin OD 450mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

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Breastfeeding

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Driving

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Kidney

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Liver

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Interaction

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About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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