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Lontif Tablet

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Lontif Tablet

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Lontif Information

Lontif Benefits & Uses

Lontif is used to treat the following -

  1. COPD Primary
  2. Asthma

Lontif Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Lontif

Theophylline

Lontif Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Lontif is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Headache Mild
  3. Upset stomach
  4. Restlessness
  5. Dizziness Mild
  6. Urine Retention
  7. Tachycardia
  8. Muscle cramps or spasms (painful)
  9. Diarrhoea

Lontif Related Warnings

Is the use of Lontif safe for pregnant women?

Lontif can cause severe side effects if taken during pregnancy, so, pregnant women should talk to their doctor before taking it.

Severe

Is the use of Lontif safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding, may experience serious side effects after taking Lontif. So it is adviced to consult the doctor before using it.

Severe

What is the effect of Lontif on the Kidneys?

Lontif has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Lontif on the Liver?

Lontif can have moderate side effects on the liver. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

What is the effect of Lontif on the Heart?

You may experience side effects on your heart after taking Lontif. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, and do as he/she suggests.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Lontif with Other Drugs

Lontif should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Lontif Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Lontif unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Heart Failure
  3. Peptic Ulcer
  4. Hypothyroidism
  5. Epilepsy

Frequently asked Questions about Lontif

Is this Lontif habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Lontif has not been reported.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Lontif, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Lontif can make you drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Lontif is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Lontif for mental disorders.

No

Lontif Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Lontif

Some foods when eaten with Lontif can alter the onset of actions. Discuss this with your doctor.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Lontif

Consuming Lontif with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

Severe

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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Theophylline
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 224-227