Choline Theophyllinate



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


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Therapeutic Categories

Cardiac stimulant


Antiasthmatic agent

Non-selective phosphodiesterase inhibitor

Diuretic agent

Treatment of heart failure (adjunct)

Xanthine derivative

Chemical Name

Ethanaminium, 2-hydroxy-N,N,N-trimethyl-, salt with 3,7-dihydro-1,3-dimethyl-1H-purine-2,6-dione (1:1)

Foreign Names

  • Cholini Theophyllinas (Latin)
  • Cholin theophyllinat (German)
  • Théophyllinate de Choline (French)
  • Teofilinato de colina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Asbron (Choline Theophyllinate and Guaifenesin)
    ECU, Ecuador
  • Asthma
    Shou Chan, Taiwan
  • Brondecon (Choline Theophyllinate and Guaifenesin)
    Parke-Davis, Pakistan
  • Choledyl
    Galenica, Greece; Warner Chilcott, United States
  • Coterin
    Johnson, Taiwan
  • Efelin-PD (Choline Theophyllinate and Salbutamol)
    Indoco, India
  • Teovent
    BioPhausia, Sweden
  • Theocolin
    Sannova, Japan
  • Theolinate
    Union, Taiwan
  • Theoline
    Update, Taiwan

International Drug Name Search


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