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MCAT Biology Question — Caffeine Metabolism

A student studying caffeine metabolism learns that one of caffeine’s metabolites in the body is theophylline, which has the effect of relaxing smooth muscles of the bronchi. The student concludes that caffeine could be used to effectively treat asthma. Which of the following is true?   A) The student’s conclusion is correct. B) The student’s