Theophylline Therapy in Ambulatory Asthmatic Patients: Efficacy and Pharmacokinetics
Abstract:Theophylline has long been recognized as a potent bronchodilator. Pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic studies have greatly increased its efficacious use while decreasing the serious toxicity problems initially observed. Careful attention to recently established dosage guidelines can greatly minimize most untoward side effects.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah
Publication date: 1983-09-01
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