Theobromine

Known as: 3,7-Dimethylpurine-2,6-dione, 3,7-dihydro-3,7-Dimethyl-1H-purine-2,6-dione, 1H-Purine-2,6-dione, 3,7-dihydro-3,7-dimethyl- 
3,7-Dimethylxanthine. The principle alkaloid in Theobroma cacao (the cacao bean) and other plants. A xanthine alkaloid that is used as a… (More)
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2005
2005
Cough is a common and protective reflex, but persistent coughing is debilitating and impairs quality of life. Antitussive… (More)
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2005
2005
Although in a previous study we showed that caffeine and theobromine were the main psychopharmacologically active constituents in… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND Caffeine, along with its catabolic products theobromine and xanthine, is a key component of tea and coffee. These… (More)
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2003
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2003
Metabolism of Caffeine-3H in the Rat. KHANNA, K. L., RAO, G. S. and CORNISH, H. H. (1972). Toxicol. Appl. Pharmacol. 23, 720-730… (More)
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1993
1993
Data from a population-based study of newly diagnosed cases of prostate cancer (n=362) and age-matched controls (n=685) conducted… (More)
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1992
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1992
Tea is grown in about 30 countries but is consumed worldwide, although at greatly varying levels. It is the most widely consumed… (More)
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1992
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1992
Six human cytochrome P450s expressed in HepG2 cells using vaccinia virus cDNA-directed expression, were used to study the… (More)
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1986
1986
The pharmacokinetics of caffeine (CA), paraxanthine (PX), theobromine (TB) and theophylline (TP) were studied in six healthy male… (More)
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1983
1983
Metabolism and kinetics of a single oral dose of 30 microCi 8-14C-theobromine with 10 mg/kg theobromine sodium acetate were… (More)
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1957
1957
Previous studies (1, 2) have shown that after the ingestion of caffeine or theophylline by man there was an increased urinary… (More)
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