Some commonly used brand names are:
In the U.S. --
Dilor Dilor-400 Lufyllin Lufyllin-400
Generic name product may be available.
Description Dyphylline (DYE-fi-lin) is used to treat and/or prevent the symptoms of bronchial asthma, chronic bronchitis, and emphysema. It works by opening up the bronchial tubes (air passages of the lungs) and increasing the flow of air through them.
This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription, in the following dosage forms:
Oral o Elixir (U.S.) o Tablets (U.S.) Parenteral o Injection (U.S.)
Before Using This Medicine In deciding to use a medicine, the risks of taking the medicine must be weighed against the good it will do. This is a decision you and your doctor will make. For dyphylline, the following should be considered:
Allergies -- Tell your doctor if you have ever had any unusual or allergic reaction to aminophylline, caffeine, dyphylline, oxtriphylline, theobromine, or theophylline. Also tell your health care professional if you are allergic to any other substances, such as foods, …