[Influence of the combination of theophylline and beta 2 agonists by oral route on pulmonary function of patients with chronic obstructive lung disease].

@article{CarvalhoPinto1991InfluenceOT,
  title={[Influence of the combination of theophylline and beta 2 agonists by oral route on pulmonary function of patients with chronic obstructive lung disease].},
  author={R M Carvalho-Pinto and M{\'a}rio Terra Filho and Alberto Cukier and S R C J Santos and C Verrastro and Lisette R Teixeira and Francisco Vargas},
  journal={Revista do Hospital das Clinicas},
  year={1991},
  volume={46 4},
  pages={166-9}
}
The role of the concurrent use of theophylline and beta-adrenergic agents for relief of bronchial obstruction is controversial. For this reason, we studied the lung function of 9 patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, whose ages ranged from 51 to 69 (average 60.6 +/- 6.6) years, after the oral administration of theophylline and theophylline… CONTINUE READING