Acebrophylline is prescribed to reduce the irritation, swelling, and narrowing of the bronchial tubes in patients with asthma, severe or chronic bronchitis
, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
(COPD)and tightness of the chest.
It helps in reducing the viscosity of the mucus in the airway and facilitates breathing.
This medication is an antimalarial agent, prescribed for malaria, rheumatoid arthritis, and lupus erythematous.