Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®

US Brand Name

  1. Cafcit


Caffeine citrate injection is used to treat short-term apnea of prematurity when premature babies (infants between 28 and 32 weeks gestational age) stop breathing. Apnea of prematurity is caused by the baby's breathing centers not being fully developed.

This medicine is available with or without your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Solution