This test is used to evaluate the serum levels of drug theophylline. It aids in the determination of safe dose of the drug and prevents from the overuse of overdose of the drug. Theophylline s used for the treatment of pulmonary disorders, asthma and apnea in newborn. The peak value of drug in the blood is reached after four hour of oral intake of drug. The symptoms that appear as side effect or overdose toxicity of this drug include diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, convulsions and tremors.
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