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Theophylline Sodium Glycinate



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Antiasthmatic agent

Diuretic agent

Cardiac stimulant

Xanthine derivative

Chemical Name

Glycine, mixt. wit 3,7-dihydro-1,3-dimetyl-1H-purine-2,6-dione sodium salt

Foreign Name

  • Theophyllin natrium glycinat (German)

Generic Name

  • Theophylline Sodium Glycinate (PH: USP 38)

Brand Names


PHPharmacopoeia Name
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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