What is Acebrophylline?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Broncomucol

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Acebrophylline is a medication used in respiratory disease such as COPD. It works by in three different ways: bronchodilation, mucoregulation and anti-inflammatory action. It is similar to the medication theophylline and is not available in the US.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Nasal congestion 3 7
Persistent cough 3 7
Asthma 1 3
Bronchitis 1 1
Sinus congestion 1 3
Wheezing 1 2

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
2
None
6

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Acebrophylline

Side effect Patients
Aggressive behavior 1

Why patients stopped taking Acebrophylline

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 3
Did not seem to work 2
See all 4 patients who've stopped taking Acebrophylline

Duration

Stopped taking Acebrophylline

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 4
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 8
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 5
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 6
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Acebrophylline.