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Cromolyn, Theophylline and Phosphodiesterase Inhibitors

Last Updated April 2020
 

Cromolyn, Theophylline and Phosphodiesterase Inhibitors

Generic Name

Brand Name

Use

Usual
Dosage

Cromolyn Sodium

Generic
Cromolyn
Nebulizer
Solution

Prevent and reduce
the symptoms of asthma.

Age 2 and older.

One 20 mg
 unit-dose
 vial
4 times
a day.

Roflumilast Daliresp
Daliresp Website
Maintenance treatment of COPD 500 mg once a day

Theophylline,
Sustained release
Tablets
and
Capsules

Multiple products:
Uniphyl
As well as
generic versions

Long-term control and prevention of symptoms,
especially nocturnal symptoms.

Any age.

Variable
in each
individual
based upon
weight.



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