Theophyllin

Phyto molecular entry number
PRL000026
Phyto molecule name
Theophyllin
Phyto molecule type
Alkaloids
Sources
  • Green tea
  • Cocoa
Health benefits
  • Anti-Inflammatory
  • Treat wheezing
  • Phosphodiesterase inhibitor
Structure
CN1C2=C(C(=O)N(C1=O)C)NC=N2
Reference(s)
  1. Unknown.U.S. National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health.Theophylline.2010.
  2. Victoria Boswell-Smith, Domenico Spina, and Clive P Page.Phosphodiesterase inhibitors.British Journal of Pharmacology.2008.147(1):pp 252-257.
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