Doxobid (Doxofylline) - 400mg (10 Tablets)
|Asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD)
Doxobid (Doxofylline) is used to treat Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). It is a type of enzyme inhibitor and is designed to be used to manage these conditions. Please not that this product is not designed for use as an emergency treatment during an asthma attack.
Dosage and Administration
Adult patients prescribed Doxobid (Doxofylline) are usually advised to dose 1 to 3 times a day (400mg per time). Your dosage depends on your response to the medication. If you have been advised to dose once a day, you may be directed to do so in the evenings to reduce nocturnal symptoms.
Doxobid (Doxofylline) rarely causes serious side effects, however possible symptoms are similar to taking excess amount of caffeine. These include:
- Upset stomach
- Difficulty sleeping (insomnia)
- Mood changes
If you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction, seek emergency medical attention. Possible symptoms include difficulty breathing, difficulty swallowing, swelling, chest tightness, skin rashes, and hives.
Doxobid (Doxofylline) should only be used as instructed and prescribed by your physician or pharmacist. Do not alter your dosage unless specifically instructed to do so by either of the above. Dosage and usage often depends on the severity of the condition, as well as the patient's medical history and current health condition.
Before you begin using this medication, ensure your physician is aware of the following:
- If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
- If you have any allergies.
- If you have any other illnesses, disorders, or medical conditions.
- If you are using any other drugs or medication.
- If you are using any vitamins or supplements.