What is Theolair (theophylline)?

Theolair (theophylline) is a prescription bronchodilator used to treat asthma and other lung conditions that make it difficult to breathe, such as emphysema and bronchitis. Theolair relaxes the muscles of the chest and lungs, allowing more air to move through passages in the lungs. Increased air flow eases the shortness of breath, coughing and wheezing of lung-related conditions. Theophylline is available as a tablet to be taken by mouth.

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