Advertisement

Does theophylline anhydrous injection interact with other drugs or foods?

There may be restrictions on what you eat or drink before receiving theophylline anhydrous injection viaflex, so check with your doctor. To avoid an interaction, be sure your doctor knows what prescription drugs you are taking as well as any vitamins, supplements, and over-the-counter medicines. Do not take the following drugs with theophylline unless you have consulted with your doctor: thiabendazone, St. John's wort, rifampin, propranolol, fluvoxamine, erythromycin, ephedrine, enoxacin, cimetidine, or carbamazepine. Avoid foods and drinks that contain caffeine.

Continue Learning about Antiasthma

Does theophylline interact with any other medications?
Donna Hill Howes, RNDonna Hill Howes, RN
If you are taking deferasirox, iobenguane I-123, pancuronium, or riociguat, theophylline can lead to...
More Answers
Can taking antiasthma medications increase my risk for eye problems?
Stacy Wiegman, PharmDStacy Wiegman, PharmD
Risks of taking Dulera for asthma Taking the asthma drug Dulera (mometasone and formoterol) may incr...
More Answers
How effective is omalizumab at treating nasal allergies?
Donna Hill Howes, RNDonna Hill Howes, RN
Omalizumab has been shown to provide symptom relief, lessen the need for rescue medication, and impr...
More Answers
How effective is theophylline?
Donna Hill Howes, RNDonna Hill Howes, RN
Only the sustained-release form of theophylline has been shown to help COPD. Some studies have shown...
More Answers

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.