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Cyproheptadine Overview

Cyproheptadine, sold under the brand name Periactin among others, is a first-generation antihistamine with additional anticholinergic, antiserotonergic, and local anesthetic properties. Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Adverse effects 2.1 Overdose 3 Pharmacology 3.1 Pharmacodynamics 3.2 Pharmacokinetics 4 Chemistry 5 Research 6 Veterinary use 7 References Medical uses Periactin (cyproheptadine) 4 mg tablets Cyproheptadine is used to treat allergic reactions (specifically hay fever)....

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Cypri gold Information

I have been taking cypri gold but I need to know if it has any negative side effects, because someone told me that it does not and I just want to verify this. ## This is an antihistamine that is used to treat, or prevent allergic reactions, the active ingredient is Cyproheptadine. All medications carry the risk of cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache, and dry mouth. Is there anything else I can help with? ## I am 20 years old and have been taking Cypri-gold for the past week, but it looks as if it's not working. Are there any advantages to taking Cypri-gold? ## Can an adult of 40 years take cypri gold syrup to gain weight? I've been weighing 45kg for more than 3 years now. ## Hi. I am 21 years old and too skinny. Everyone is complaining that I need to gain wei...

cipla actin and arvs

Can i take cipla actin and arvs? ## Can i use cipla actin and arvs? I want to know if there 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 want to know that tehre are no side effects if I use cipla actin and my arvs cz. I'm hiv+ Please, I need the help before I take it cz. I really 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 ( / drug interaction tool), there are no drug interactions listed between Cyproheptadine (Cipla...

Apetito Cyproheptadine Tablets - How do they work?

No improvement after taking this tablets, how should i take them to see changes on me? ## Cyproheptadine is actually an antihistamine, which is commonly used to treat allergic reactions. It can cause some increased appetite, as a side effect, but it is really not safe to use, without a doctors approval and supervision, because it is a drug and does carry risks. Have you consulted a doctor? ## I would like to share my experience with the Apetito tablets. In 2006 l started loosing weight and had skin rashes.I became the shadow of myself both home and office.My face turned black and l was depressed.No matter how beautiful clothes l wore they just could not fit.People started ignoring me even at work.A friend of mine introduced me to Apetito tablets.I was desperate and wanted anything that ...

are side effects of apetito cyproheptadine tablets permanent

Are the side effects of apetito cypoheptadine tablets tablets permanent, because my best friend used them and one hip is bigger than the other? ## Hello, Lynett! How are you? Your friend should consult their doctor. Side effects shouldn't be permanent, but only a doctor can determine if it's solely due to their taking the medication. Learn more Cyproheptadine details here. Was she taking it by prescription from her doctor? ## Hi, Lynette it is not possible that yr friend's hip was bigger than the other bcoz of Appettito. It is very likely that yr friend was like that even before; the figure become more visiable after gaining weight due to Appetito. The tablet is only well known for gaining weight due to stimulating appetite and has no side effect that has to do with disfigur...

apetito cyproheptadine tablets

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, so i bought appetine pills. Will they really help me gain weight? ## Yes, it's true. It took me two months to 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...

round white tablet 932929

small,white, smooth on one side, scored on other side 93 on top 2929 0n bottom of score ## This tablet contains 4mgs of Cyproheptadine, an antihistamine that is used to treat many conditions, including allergic reactions. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, sedation and dry mouth. Read more: Are there any comments or questions? ## I'm looking to gain around 15 pounds. Can I gain weight from this pill?

Major Side Effects Of Dexona And Practin

Does Dexona and Practin Tabs Increase weight...? Will i have any problems in future....? ## Please I recommend not to use practin and dexona....for weight gain... i used them for 2 mnths for weight gain...i gained 12 kgs in 2 months but after leaving those tablets..i had jaundice..and had anrexia and nausea ...and had no appetite..i lost all 12 kgs in only 15-20 days...but the symptoms continued..i had a doctor checkup ..he told me that it will take 8-12 months to recover.. However u can use only practin.... ## I have to agree, unless your doctor has instructed you to do so, it isn't safe to try to use these medications just to gain weight. Like any drug, they carry the risk of causing other severe side effects, just like Nayan has stated. Practin contains the active ingredient Cypr...

apetito pills

I GAIN WEIGHT THEN I WANT STOP TALKING APETITO IT IS POSSIBLE ## Hello Jabu, Apetito contains the active ingredient Cyproheptadine, which is an antihistamine that is most commonly used to treat allergic reactions but has been prescribed in some cases as a weight gain medication. I do strongly suggest that you do not start taking this medication for that purpose without getting a doctors approval first as that is not the intended use of the medication. It's better to be safe and get the doctors approval than to have something go wrong and end up in the ER.

Cyproheptadine For Weight Gain

Is Periactin safe to increase weight? Is that effect permanent weight gain or only as long as i take it? ## Periactin, which contains the active ingredient Cyproheptadine is an antihistamine, normally used to treat allergies. And, just like any medication, it does have risks and side effects, so no, just using it in attempt to gain weight is not considered safe. It can cause an increased appetite in some people, which sometimes causes them to gain some weight, however, it is usually not significant and the effects don't continue, when someone stops the medication. In addition, any method of gaining weight artificially, that doesn't involve a healthy diet and exercise can have severe detrimental effects on your health. Are there any other questions? ## Thanks for the info Verwon....

G E Cyproheptadine 4mg

I have been off and on the medication since 2001. The only time I get off of it because I gain so much weight.. But as soon as I get of the meds, I loose weight and fast.. Really my Dr placed me on this med because I had a poor eating habit (maybe one meal a day).. But now I am back on the pill bc I have lost to much weight in my book... I went from 115 lbs in 2001 to 135.. Don't get me wrong I love the weight gain. I also suffer from migraines and so far this pill has yet to help with that.. Good luck everyone, hope this helped.... ## Cyproheptadine is an antihistamine, used to treat various medical issues, including stimulating the appetite. The prevention of migraines, however, has only been proven to work for children and adolescents. However, it really sounds like once you stop...


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Syrup: 2mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 4mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Cyproheptadine: (50 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0093-2929 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0115-1757 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Impax Generics
  • 0121-0788 Cyproheptadine 2 mg/5ml Oral Syrup by Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.
  • 0121-4788 Cyproheptadine 2 mg/5ml Oral Syrup by Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.
  • 0463-6080 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 4 mg Oral Tablet by C.o. Truxton, Inc.
  • 0472-1400 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 2 mg/5ml Oral Syrup by Actavis Mid Atlantic LLC
  • 0527-1949 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 2 mg/5ml Oral Solution by Lannett Company, Inc.
  • 0615-1536 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Ncs Healthcare of Ky, Inc Dba Vangard Labs
  • 10135-638 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Marlex Pharmaceuticals Inc
  • 13811-694 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Trigen Laboratories
  • 24689-816 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Apnar Pharma
  • 39328-044 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 2 mg/5ml Oral Solution by Patrin Pharma
  • 42291-225 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Avkare, Inc.
  • 49349-530 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Remedyrepack Inc.
  • 49349-781 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Remedyrepack Inc.
  • 49884-043 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Par Pharmaceutical Inc.
  • 50742-190 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Ingenus Pharmaceuticals LLC
  • 51991-838 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 4 mg by Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, Inc.
  • 52125-014 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Remedyrepack Inc.
  • 52125-796 Cyproheptadine Hydrochloride 4 mg/1 Oral Tablet by Remedyrepack Inc.
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Other drugs which contain Cyproheptadine or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

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Cyproheptadine For Weight Gain
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cyproheptadine HCL Tab 4 MG
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cyproheptadine 4 mg. tablets
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cyproheptadine weight gaining
I have been taking this for about 5 months now and I love it. I have always been small, around 105 pounds. I am at 129 n... 5 replies
cyproheptadine weight gain is good or not
I have taken one cyproheptadyne hydrochloride tablet last night and i feel something i cant explain at night 3 am.over s... 4 replies
cyproheptadine how long does it take to gain weight
I'm 17 and the doctor told me I had gallstones, and so I've literally been eating foods with no fat, non greasy,... 3 replies
cyproheptadine and reproductive syst
I'm Tom, I want to use cyproheptadine for weight gain but I don't know wether it has any side effect on the repr... 2 replies
cyproheptadine appetite pills
My son weight 89 pounds no appetite and he's paralyzed from the waist down so the pills will work for him ## Hello, ... 2 replies
cyproheptadine experience
I have just started this medicine,and I can say this is finally what I have been looking for. Monday was my fist day tri... 2 replies

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