Theophylline

Theophylline is an active ingredient that is used in some medicines.

The active ingredient is the chemical in a medicine that makes it work. Medicines can have more than one active ingredient and be available under different brand names. Medicines include both active ingredients and inactive ingredients.

This page about theophylline automatically lists related information collected from other pages of our website.

The list below also includes links to brands of medicines that contain theophylline, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets.

Consumers: If you have any questions about medicines, you can speak to one of our pharmacists at NPS Medicines Line by calling 1300 633 424. You can ring Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm, Australian Eastern Standard Time (excluding NSW public holidays). For non-medicine products, further information may also be available from the manufacturer.

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16 Sep 2015 Nuelin Syrup is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient theophylline. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Nuelin Syrup by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
01 Jun 2015 Nuelin SR Modified Release Tablets is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient theophylline. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Nuelin SR Modified Release Tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
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Medicine brands that contain theophylline