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Theophylline

Known as: 1,3-dimethyl-7H-purine-2,6-dione, 1,3-dimethylxanthine, 3,7-Dihydro-1,3-dimethyl-1H-purine-2,6-dione 
A natural alkaloid derivative of xanthine isolated from the plants Camellia sinensis and Coffea arabica. Theophylline appears to inhibit… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
  • Y. To, K. Ito, +7 authors P. Barnes
  • American journal of respiratory and critical care…
  • 2010
  • Corpus ID: 22286093
RATIONALE Patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) show a poor response to corticosteroids. This has been… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The crystal form adopted by the respiratory drug theophylline was modified using a crystal engineering strategy in order to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a common chronic inflammatory disease of the lungs with little or no response to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
  • K. Ito, Sam Lim, +4 authors P. Barnes
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 24190719
The molecular mechanism for the anti-inflammatory action of theophylline is currently unknown, but low-dose theophylline is an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Recent epidemiological studies have established an association between the common consumption of coffee or other caffeinated… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Concurrent use of herbs may mimic, magnify, or oppose the effect of drugs. Plausible cases of herb-drug interactions include… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Theophylline has been used to treat central apnea associated with Cheyne-Stokes respiration (periodic breathing). We… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
  • H. Graham
  • Preventive medicine
  • 1992
  • Corpus ID: 32803336
Tea is grown in about 30 countries but is consumed worldwide, although at greatly varying levels. It is the most widely consumed… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Six human cytochrome P450s expressed in HepG2 cells using vaccinia virus cDNA-directed expression, were used to study the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Volume 1: immunology biology of eosinophils pathophysiology of allergic inflammation physiology pharmacology principles of… Expand
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