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Apetito tablets - What do they do?
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What is the story with these tablets? Do you get a big butt and big hips? I'm very interested to know and am tempted to take them cos im not happy with my body shape. However i read a story of a girl where she took the tablets and only one butt cheek grew, and i think it's now irreversible! ## They contain the active ingredient Cyproheptadine, which is an antihistamine that is most commonly used to treat allergic reactions. It is not safe to try to use them just to gain weight, unless your doctor has specifically instructed you to do so. Just like any other medication, it carries the risk of side effects and adverse reactions. Learn more: And yes, it would be reversible, because the weight gain only lasts as long as you are taking the medication. Are there any other questions or...
Updated 11 hours ago in Cyproheptadine.
 
Itching Withdrawal from Cetirizine or Zyrtec
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I want to know how many are suffering from withdrawal from this drug that causes itching all over the body. At the people's pharmacy there is an article about this very problem, yet Zyrtec doesn't list the information on their web site. This is my third attempt to get off of this med and I'm going crazy from the itching. ## If you take any medication for a long period of time, you will experience some withdrawal effects. This is just as true of allergy medications, as it is of any other. One of the most common withdrawal effects are rebound effects, so for an allergy medication, this can include itching. Have you spoken to your doctor about it? ## I keep getting itching after this. Not had it before, but it's the first time I've taken the medicine for more than a mon...
Updated 13 hours ago in Cetirizine Hydrochloride Allergy.
 
Flonase and Cataracts
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Has anyone that has used Flonase got cataracts? I have them because of it and nasonex. Are there any class action suits against the makers of this? I would not have used it if I had known. ## Have the doctors definitively tied your cataracts to the medications? We have had other posts on here about vision issues developing from people using these types of medications. The problem, however, is proving they are what caused it. And no, I'm sorry, but I know of no class action suits in regards to this. ## My eye surgeon said they were definately caused by steroids and the only one I have used is flonase. She said she could tell by the location of my cataracts, they are posterior and can only be caused by steroid use. If enough people have this kind, I would think it could be proven. ## ...
Updated 15 hours ago in Flonase.
 
terpin hydrate availability
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Where can you get turpin hydrate elixer for mucous relief? ## From what I've read, the FDA banned terpin hydrate back in the mid-1980's. Apparently the reasoning behind this ban was that they were never able to prove it's effectiveness. However, contrary to their opinion on the medication's efficacy, I think many people would still agree that it works better than a lot of the stuff on today's shelf. Have you tried any other approaches for mucous relief in the meantime? They say ginger root is also good for breaking up phlegm and mucus from the respiratory tract...but mixing it with lemon juice and raw honey can be beneficial as well; at least from my own experience. I hope this helps! ## Wonderful news! Turpin hydrate is NOT banned, although it's no longer carrie...
Updated 15 hours ago in Terpin Hydrate.
 
CHERATUSSIN AC SYRUP
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## perscribed for cough ## I am currently taking Chertusiin AC syrup for extreme coughing due to a bad case of bronchitis. I have not had a good nights sleep for the past 3 nights since the coughing worsens at night. There are no other cough medications that seems to work. This is helping. ## I was prescribed this for allergies and persistent dry cough. Dosage = 1 teaspoon (5ml), bur it does not work at this dosage, so I take 2. Any one else have this experience? ## Cyndi, yes. I was prescribed this for sever cough/cold. Was told to take 1-2 teaspoons every 4 hours but I have had to take 4 teaspoons every 4 hours to start to get relief. I'm going to call the doctor for a stronger dose or something else. It works, just in higher doses for me. ## I have severe allergies,my head is com...
Updated 1 day ago in Cheratussin AC.
 
trinalin
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What are the active ingredients in Trinalin? Trinalin was discontinued and I have not found a substitute medication that works as good as Trinalin did. Where can I obtain prescription? I have tried Claritin, Allegra, Singulair and Zirtec but not one works a good as trinalin did. Help! ## I have not found a med.that works as well with my system as trinalin 703. The other med.make me shake, please let me know what would have the same ingredients. ## Dystonic reactions are normal, and frequently occur with this medication, it is no longer approved for marketing in the U.S. under current FDA standards. Thus, I am not sure what would be equivalent, there is nothing that has the same ingredients. Keith, what other medications have you tried?
Updated 1 day ago in Claritin.
 
the medicine Save the Baby
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Is the formula for Lee's Save the Baby (liquid in the glass bottle NOT the rub on salve) patent protected, does anyone know how to obtain the formula ## It was made by the Lee's company and yes, it is patent protected. The reason it is no longer available is that it contained Camphor, yes, even in the liquid that was taken internally and the FDA has recognized this as being unsafe. Camphor is now only approved to be used topically. As to the other ingredients, I am sorry, I have been unable to discover that. Does anyone else know? ## We used Save the Baby in the 1970s and got it in Maine. It was made by a family in New York in the late 1800s. It contained Canadian Balsam and was suspended in a lard base. I would heat the bottle up and it would melt into the liquid. Then I would ...
Updated 1 day ago.
 
light blue oblong pill 263 half circle and line
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The pill is light blue and has either a D or a half circle with a line under it on one side and the other says 263 ## Did you find out what t his pill is? I found two of them and am wondering what they are? Thanks ## The oblong pill with 263 on one side and the half circle with a line turns out to be a mild sleeping pill. Active ingredients:Diphenhydramine HCI 25 mg. Nighttime sleep aid. ## The Pill with the 263 and (- on the other side is a sleeping pill called sleep aid from Health A2Z ## What is it taken for ## It's a mild sleep aid. I take from time to time and it can be bought at many discount stores for around $1 for a bottle of 30 I think. Quite frankly it works quite well for my mind insomnia and after six years of taking it on and off I have noticed to negative side effects...
Updated 1 day ago in Diphenhydramine.
 
apetito cyproheptadine tablets
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Is it true that by taking this drug you will be able to gain weight, enlarge breasts and develop hips? If so, after how long from when you start taking the Apetito? ## I really want to gain weight, i bought appetine pills, do they really help me gain weight? ## yes its true it took me to months i have a beautiful body but it has one side effect you get a pot belly ## drink banana shake three times a day u can gain weight upto 8kg in 15 days .....and for making healthy banana shake add 3 bananas in half cup of milk.. ## where can i find super apetito in ireland, would like to gain some weight ## I want to take apetito tablets to gain weight are they not cancerous? and after how long will i see the difference and when to stop? thanx.. ## were can i buy apetito tablets in jhb ## im in aust...
Updated 2 days ago in Cyproheptadine.
 
Appebon With Iron Side Effects
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what are the side efftects of appebon with iron for adults ## Appebon with Iron is a nutritional supplement, not a medication, so that side effect profiles for it are not studied, as they are with actual medications. It contains: Buclizine 25 mg, vit B1 10mg, vit B6 5mg, vit B12 10mcg and Iron 25mg. The only thing known for it, is that some people do report some nausea, after taking it. Are there any comments or questions? ## Hi..my 3 year old kid..accidentally take my appebon for adult vitamins? i am so worried? what will it cause? please need feedback ..thanks ## hello..im ban ban..im 21y/o.and my weight is 40kg only..as in ang payat pyat ko..halos labas na ang bones ko sa leeg...kht 50kg lng..effective po ba ang appebon?. ## Hello pwede po mag ask kung effective poba talaga to? Kasi ...
Updated 2 days ago in Buclizine.
 
Cough Tablet Name
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I have been coughing a lot lately and would like to find a solution. Please advise. ## I had 4 days I have dry cough can you give me selutiom ## Is there a strong/effective medicine for treating a wet cough? I have had a wet cough a couple times every year and it usually goes away after 1 month.
Updated 2 days ago.
 
cipla actin and arvs
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Can i take cipla actin and arvs? ## Cn i use cipla actin and arvs? I want to knw if ther is no side effects ## . Im hiv ppsitev so i wnt to knw can I use cipla actin.while I'm eating arvs ## I want to give my 7 months old baby cipla actin is this safe for him please help ## Can I take cipla actin with my arvs I will gain weight ## I'm thuli I want to know that they is no side effect if I use cipla actin and my arvs cz I'm hiv + please I need the help before I take it cz I'm realy want to gain my weight back ## Can I take cipla actin while I'm taking arvs It's been 9 months but still i haven't got my weight back ## According to the University of Maryland Medical Center (umm.edu / drug interaction tool), there are no drug interactions listed between Cyproheptad...
Updated 3 days ago in Cyproheptadine.
 
loose motion syrup for 6 yr old
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I have a 6 yr old daughter and she has been suffering from abdominal cramps and frequent loose motion on and off for a week. Please advise what medicine should be given to her. ## I have 6 years old son and he is suffering from loose motion for last night Do advice what medications for her ## Hi. Doctor my baby is5year old and she is suffering from loosemotion and dry cough. Pls tell me is Allegra syrup is good for these problems ## Dark green Loss motions and vomiting 6 year girl and pain in the stomoc. ## My son is 7 years old, suffering from loose motion, fever and vomiting. Please suggest which medicine is suitable for him.
Updated 3 days ago in Allegra.
 
small oval blue pill with numbers 44-267
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What is it? ## Diphenhydramine Hydrocloride 25 mg sleep aid or antihistamine. ## Is the marking possibly 44 367? That is listed as containing 25mgs of Diphenhydramine, which is an antihistamine that is used to treat allergic reactions and insomnia, it is a generic for Benadryl. The FDA lists its other side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, dry mouth, blurred vision, and weight changes.
Updated 3 days ago in Diphenhydramine.
 
Nervin
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Drug manufactured by Werrick Phamaceuticals in Islamabad-Pakistan. ## What is Nervin 05 tablets used for and why did I get them, in order to help me sleep? ## Having survical pain................................... ## Nervin is listed as containing Diphenhydramine, which is an antihistamine that is also used to treat insomnia. However, it will not help treat pain. The NIH lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, blurred vision, and drowsiness. Are there any other questions?
Updated 3 days ago in Diphenhydramine.
 
Pyribenzamine
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I am looking for tripelennamine. As a pharmacist I clearly remember 60mg then sr 100mg tabs being available. Zyrtec, Claritin, Allegra together could not work as well pbz. I worked at smoke filled bowling alley back then and pbz with Sudafed were required. ## According to "Martindale the Complete Drug Reference" & "Physician's Desk Reference", Pyribenzamine (tripelennamine hcl) is no longer produced in brand or generic versions in the USA. It is said to still be available in bulk powder, something like a minimum order of 25 gram bottles, strictly sold only to a USA pharmacy, or a USA "compounding pharmacy". It is also noted to be manufactured in about 4 or 5 other countries, but those countries are based in or around Europe. Others have suggested looking ...
Updated 4 days ago in Tripelennamine.
 
disudrin (phenylephrine + chlorphenamine maleate) dosing protocol
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Hi. My 4 months and 3-week old baby has had a cold for 2 days. What is the recommended dosage of disudrin that I can safely give to her?
Updated 4 days ago in Phenylephrine.
 
ok to take 2 year expired cheratussin ac
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Found my old bottle but expired July 2012.. is it OK to take it? ## Liquids have a much shorter shelf life, because they tend to degrade faster than other forms of medications and they can also turn rancid, which could make you ill. Thus, it would be best to just dispose of it. Is there anything else I can help with? ## it is fine sorry i didn't see this before. I have saved mined up to 4 yrs. & it worked.... I work for a chemist & he told me aspirin integrity stays intact 30 yrs. However this is NOT the formula for all drugs, but from personal exp. my cough med, stayed intact fine. Ever notice on all drugs now-a-days says expires in one year. what a miracle that everything goes bad in 12 months at the same time. ## We have the same thing, 2 year old Ceratussin AC and hubby ...
Updated 4 days ago in Cheratussin AC.
 
Brompheniramine-DM Drug Information
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My son is 9 yrs old and weighs 89 lbs. How much Brompheniramine-DM should I administer and how often can I give it to him? ## Has this medication been prescribed for him? You should always follow his doctor's dosing instructions, or those provided on the packaging. Is he on any other medications? Does have any chronic medical conditions? The FDA warns that this medication carries the risk of being habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, and dry mouth.
Updated 4 days ago in Brompheniramine.
 
Propan Multivitamins
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how long will i take propan multivitamins to have ? ## HOW LONG I WILL TAKE PROPAN MULTIVITAMINS TO ENSURE THAT IT WILL EFFECT? ## Well, since it is just a multivitamin, there is no harm in taking it everyday, on a long-term basis, as long as you don't overdo it by taking more than you should. As to how long before it has an effect, this isn't something that is really studied, since they are supplements, rather than actual drugs. Beneficial effects won't happen overnight, but it will immediately start to improve your levels of the vital nutrients it contains. It's listed as containing: Buclizine 25mg, Iron 80mg, nicotinamide 10mg, B1 10mg, B12 5mcg, B2 1mg and B6 5mg. Are there any other comments or questions? ## what is the possible time if i am going to take propan wit...
Updated 4 days ago in Buclizine.
 

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