Scientific Name: Caffeine
Brand Name: Anacin, Arthriten Inflammatory Pain, Ascomp, Bc Arthritis, Bc Original Formula, Cafcit, Cafergot, Diurex, Dvorah, Esgic, Exaprin, Excedrin, Excedrin Tension Headache, Fioricet, Fioricet With Codeine, Fiorinal, Goody’s Extra Strength, Goody’s Headache Relief Shot, Goody’s PM, Midol Complete, Midol Cramps & Bodyaches, Migergot, Norgesic Forte, Orbivan, Orphengesic, Pamprin Max Formula, Peyona, Stanback Headache Powder Reformulated Jan 2011, Trezix, Trianal, Trianal C, Triatec, Triatec-8, Vanatol, Vanatol S, Vanquish, Vivarin, Vtol, Zebutal
Company Owner: Mead johnson and co, App pharmaceuticals llc, Luitpold pharmaceuticals inc, Paddock laboratories inc, Sun pharmaceutical industries ltd
Mechanism Of Action The mechanism of action of caffeine is complex, as it impacts several body systems, which are listed below. The effects as they relate to various body systems are described as follows:
Description of the Drug: Caffeine is a stimulant present in tea, coffee, cola beverages, analgesic drugs, and agents used to increase alertness. It is also used in to prevent and treat pulmonary complications of premature birth.
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Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00201