|Therap.Cat :||Pentoxifylline is a Methylxanthine derivative that inhibits phosphodiesterase and affects blood rheology. It improves blood flow by increasing erythrocyte and leukocyte flexibility. It also inhibits platelet aggregation. Pentoxifylline modulates immunologic activity by stimulating cytokine production.
Pentoxifylline is a Blood Viscosity Reducer. The physiologic effect of pentoxifylline is by means of Hematologic Activity Alteration.
Pentoxifylline is a methylxanthine derivative with hemorrheologic and immunomodulating properties. Pentoxifylline inhibits phosphodiesterase, resulting in increased levels of cyclic adenosine monophosphate (cAMP) in erythrocytes, endothelium, and the surrounding tissues