Failure of ceftibuten to alter single dose theophylline clearance.


Twelve volunteers participated in a two-way crossover trial in which the effects of ceftibuten on the pharmacokinetics of theophylline were evaluated. Subjects were given single intravenous doses of theophylline (4 mg/kg) with no ceftibuten treatment and on the sixth day of ceftibuten treatment. Ceftibuten 200 mg was taken orally twice daily (7:00 AM and 7… (More)