Acefylline

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Acefylline
Skeletal formula of acefylline
Ball-and-stick model of the acefylline molecule
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Formula C9H10N4O4
Molar mass 238.20 g/mol
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Acefylline (INN),[1] also known as acetyloxytheophylline, is a stimulant drug of the xanthine chemical class. It acts as an adenosine receptor antagonist. It is combined with diphenhydramine in the pharmaceutical preparation etanautine to help offset diphenhydramine induced drowsiness.[2]

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  1. ^ "International Nonproprietary Names for Pharmaceutical Substances (INN). Recommended International Nonproprietary Names (Rec. INN): List 21" (PDF). World Health Organization. Retrieved 29 December 2016.
  2. ^ Zuidema, Jan. (1978). "Biofarmaceutische en farmacokinetische aspecten van theofylline en acefylline". Thesis (doctoral)--Universiteit van Amsterdam.