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prevention of migrains ## Can cyproheptad cause depression or irritability? ## I have only taken Cyproheptad 4mg tablets for 3 days for sinuses, and already, all I want to do is sleep. And ,it seems that all my muscles hurt. So, am taking myself off this medecine and if doctor can't give me anything else, I will just suffer. ## Cyproheptadine is an antihistamine, used to treat several conditions, such as allergic reactions, nightmares, seratonin syndrome and prevention of migraines. It does have sedative like properties, so one of its side effects is drowsiness, which means in some cases this can also seem to be depression. Some people do have reactions to these types of medications that can make them irritable. You can read more here: Do you have any other questions? ## I'm con... ...
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Sat, Jul 02 '16, 8:15 AM
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 4 Pharmacokinetics 5 Chemistry 6 Research 7 Veterinary use 8 References Medical uses Periactin (cyproheptadine) 4 mg tablets Cyproheptadine is used to treat allergic reactions (specifically hay fever).[5] The evidence f...
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a tablet ## Cyprohepatadine is an antihistamine, most commonly used to treat allergic reactions. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, dry mouth amd weight gain. Read more: Are there any questions or comments? ...
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Sat, Oct 30 '10, 5:57 PM
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how does one use cyproheptadine and for how long should it be taken ## It is most commonly used for its antihistamine properties, to treat allergic reactions. As to how long it should be taken, it should NOT be taken without a doctor's supervision, so please speak to your doctor. ## Cyproheptadine do they really work for weight gain and do u really b sleepy ## Cyproheptadine I have the pills just scared to take them has anybody ever took them bfore o would like to here about the outcome ## they re white small round tablets, if you are unsure go to the pharcist they will advise you ## I need to gain a few pounds. Does this med work? ## I take cyroheptadine 4mg at night with alprozolam 1 mg at night trazodone 50 mg at night an toramate 25 mg at night. What could be som sie affect for ... ...
Updated 3 years ago in Cyproheptadine.
Wed, Jun 18 '14, 2:51 PM
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i took this medicine to help built my appetite back in 2003. all it says on the bottle is cypooheptad 2mg/5ml syp alph ## Cyproheptadine is an antihistamine, along with treating allergies, it can cause weight gain and increased appetite. Learn more Cyproheptadine details here. It is often used in patients that are suffering from other medical conditions that cause them to lose a dangerous amount of weight, such as AIDS. Are there any questions or comments? ...
Updated 4 years ago in Cyproheptadine.
Thu, Apr 18 '13, 2:40 PM
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Is this medication safe for @9 yr old? was prescribe to my daugther to prevent migraines,after reading all the information av im not shure any she was seen for stomage pain and blotting and they prescribe the same thing,,now im more confused and not happy ## Hello, Eloy! How is your daughter? Cyproheptadine is classified by the FDA as an antihistamine, it is used to treat allergic reactions, mild hives and can be used to treat or prevent nausea. Its typical side effects may possibly include dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth and weight gain. I have to agree with you, that seems slightly odd. What type of doctor have you been taking her to? ## My 10 year old was prescribed this because he has celiac disease and they say he is not gaining weight at all but he EATS ALL THE TIME *... ...
Updated 8 months ago in Cyproheptadine.
Fri, Jan 27 '17, 9:37 PM
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I JUST WANT THE INFO. ON HOW LONG BEFORE A MEAL TO TAKE THIS MEDICATION! ## i wont to know how long will it take to see some improvement and how often do you eat ## HOW LONG BEFORE A MEAL SHOULD THIS MEDICATION BE TAKEN? ## Has anybody ever taken cyproheptadine I would like to know the outcome of gaining weight ## yes it does make a person gain weight ...
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Mon, Nov 23 '15, 10:08 AM
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I need to know what it is used for and what allergys it treats ## Cyprohepatadine is the active ingredient in this medication. Cyproheptadine is in a class of medications called antihistamines. It works by blocking the action of histamine, a substance in the body that causes allergic symptoms. It relieves red, irritated, itchy, watery eyes; sneezing; and runny nose caused by allergies, irritants in the air, and hay fever. It may also be used to relieve the itching of allergic skin conditions, and to treat hives, including hives caused by exposure to cold temperatures and by rubbing the skin. More details about this drug can be found by visiting the link below: I hope this helps! ...
Updated 5 years ago in Cyproheptadine.
Thu, Apr 19 '12, 11:08 AM
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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... ...
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Sun, Mar 27 '16, 11:58 PM
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side effects ## Cyproheptadine is an antihistamine that's used to treat allergic reactions, as well as for its calming effects. In some cases, it's been used to help increase the appetite in those who are seriously ill and losing too much weight due to illness or medical treatment, such as cancer or AIDS. You can learn more Cyproheptadine details here. Side effects may include increased appetite, weight gain, drowsiness and dizziness. Are there any questions or comments? Is there anything I can help with? ...
Updated 4 years ago in Cyproheptadine.
Fri, Apr 26 '13, 2:49 PM
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cyproheptad 2mg 5ml what is it use to be treated for because was prescribe my 24 months old baby? is it safe? ## Hello, Cindy! How are you? The FDA classifies this medication as an antihistamine that can also help treat or prevent nausea and vomiting. Its typical side effects may possibly including dizziness, drowsiness and dry mouth. What was it prescribed to treat? ## Thx for reply! It says on the bottle for congestion. Reasons for my concern is bc my child was wrongfully taken away from my home towards someone that claims he's the father and ever since my child was under his care that my child has been on all sorts of meds and that men won't tell me what's wrong with my child and so I'm trying to figure out why my child has to take Amoxicilion,Cyproheptad , Cefdinir 1... ...
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Thu, Oct 20 '16, 10:34 PM
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My son is 2 yrs old and he is under weight (that is 10 kg). I would like to continue the drug cyproheptadine hcl to increase weight. Would it be safe and for how long? Please give a detailed response... I am so worried about him. ...
Updated 5 months ago in Cyproheptadine.
Sun, May 07 '17, 10:14 PM
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WILL IT HELP U GAIN WEIGHT ## No, that is not a normal side effect of Cyproheptadine. Normal side effects can include: drowsiness, dizziness, dry mouth and restlessness. Read more: Do you have any other questions? ## Yes it does help gain weight. I took it for about 3 weeks 3 times a day and gained 35 lbs all in the right places. I was drowsy and aggravated though ...
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Fri, Apr 06 '12, 11:58 PM
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Wed, Jan 07 '09, 12:13 PM
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Is it also used for wight gain ## After gathering information on Cyproheptadine, I was unable to locate any description regarding use for weight gain. If you would like to view a detailed description of Cyproheptadine, please click on the link below... Please post back if you have any more questions or comments to add, and I will be happy to help you. ## therefore,this should not be taking for gaining weight? ## I used this many times. I believe it slows down my metabolism. It adds about 5-8 pds on me in one month. ## So does the pill make you gain weight and is it good for my health ## I have been 110 ib all my life. This med has help me gain 20 ib in 3 mths. I'm loving it. U should take it until u get to the desire weight then stop usage. I am 155 in all the right areas. ## I Just... ...
Updated 2 months ago in Cyproheptadine.
Fri, Aug 18 '17, 9:20 AM
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I just started taking these pills that read cyproheptad 4 mg for > periactin 4 mg. My doctor gave them to me to help me gain weight, and i was just wondering is that really what it's for? ## Cyproheptadine is actually an antihistamine that's intended to treat allergies, but it can cause weight gain as a side effect. Learn more Cyproheptadine details here. How far underweight are you? ## When i last went t the docor i was only 72pounds. My doctor said that it's dangerous or me to weigh that much at my age so he perscribed me with those pills ## i need a medication to increase my weight because lam too skinny please help me ## is this med. bad on the liver? i can,seem to find info. ## What other pills that make you gain weight they dont sell that here in us. ...
Updated 3 years ago in Periactin.
Mon, Sep 15 '14, 12:26 PM
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take 1 by mouth twice a day to three times a day ## Cypro Info Click Here ## Hi I am actually trying to find out if by taking the pill cyproheptadine will help me concieve. I was just taking it to gain weight and I have been doing that. ## I just want to ask if Cyprohoptadine HCL 4 mg for gaining weight? ## can i buy it from pharmacy or i have to ask my doctor for pesceraption?????? am in Ireland, thx ## I was prescribed cyproheptad for weight gain but is it true also used for allergies o actually gained the weight on these pills ## is cipritol 4 good to cure low blood or when your blood is under 13 ## Hi I want to know if taking cipritol 4 is going to make me sleep a lot? ...
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Fri, Jul 22 '16, 9:44 PM
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I have just started this medicine,and I can say this is finally what I have been looking for. Monday was my fist day tring it, and it been a week, and I have goon from 95 to 98 im only a week. So I am so excited. My height is 5'2. My goal in to reach 25 more pounds so wish me luck. ## Hello, I'm so glad you are seeing positive results with Cyproheptadine! I have read reports of others successfully gaining weight with this medication. Below is some additional information about Cyproheptadine and its many uses, as well as side effects: Based on my research, Practin contains the active ingredient Cyproheptadine. Cyproheptadine is also sold under the brand name Periactin and is a first-generation antihistamine with additional anticholinergic, antiserotonergic, and local anesthetic p... ...
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Tue, Feb 03 '15, 2:18 AM
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I was given this med for ticks and seizures. I haven't read anything about either one.Have they ever been used for this? ...
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Tue, Jun 07 '16, 8:13 AM
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Can a nursing mother take cyproheptadine? ## Hello, Rose! How are you? From what I've found, yes, it can be taken, but the FDA reports that some nursing infants have experienced irritability and drowsiness, when exposed to such medications via the breastmilk. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, drowsiness and dry mouth. Has your doctor prescribed it for you? ...
Updated 1 year ago in Cyproheptadine.
Tue, Dec 29 '15, 12:59 PM

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