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ACTIN 2MG SYRUP

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Composition for ACTIN 2MG SYRUP

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Primary uses of ACTIN 2MG SYRUP

Appetite stimulant
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Actin Syrup

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Uses of Actin Syrup

ACTIN 2MG SYRUP is used in the treatment of appetite stimulant.
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Actin Syrup side effects

Common

Sleepiness.

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How to use Actin Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. ACTIN 2MG SYRUP may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Actin Syrup works

ACTIN 2MG SYRUP is an antihistaminic medication. It blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.

In Depth Information on Actin Syrup

Expert advice for Actin Syrup

  • Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Actin, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
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Actin Syrup related warnings
Special precautions for Actin Syrup
Alcohol
CAUTION
ACTIN 2MG SYRUP may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
ACTIN 2MG SYRUP is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
ACTIN 2MG SYRUP is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Unless ACTIN 2MG SYRUP is used to lower the prolactin levels in the mother, it should be avoided as it might interfere with breastfeeding.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
ACTIN 2MG SYRUP may cause dizziness, sedation, and hypotension in elderly patients. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
ACTIN 2MG SYRUP should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of ACTIN 2MG SYRUP may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of ACTIN 2MG SYRUP in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Actin Syrup?uses

If you miss a dose of ACTIN 2MG SYRUP, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Actin Syrup

Frequently asked questions about Cyproheptadine

Q. Is cyproheptadine used to gain weight/for headaches?
No, cyproheptadine is used for treatment of allergies. Patient should follow the advice of doctor regarding its use
Q. Is cyproheptadine a narcotic/antihistamine/anticholinergic/steroid?
Cyproheptadine is antihistaminic drug which may have anticholinergic effects. It is not a narcotic/steroid
Q. Is cyproheptadine over the counter?
No, it is available with doctor's prescription only
Q. Is cyproheptadine safe?
It is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take cyproheptadine with Benadryl/Tylenol/ibuprofen?
Yes, but Benadryl contains some amount of antihistaminic drug which may alter the effects of cyproheptadine. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Q. Does cyproheptadine get you high/make you gain weight/increase appetite/make you hungry?
Cyproheptadine causing these side effects is rare or uncommon. However, always consult your doctor if you experience such side effects
Q. Does cyproheptadine affect birth control?
No, it does not affect birth control. Patient should follow the advice of doctor before its use
Q. Does cyproheptadine have codeine/acetaminophen in it?
No, it does not contain codeine/acetaminophen in it.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Actin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Actin with Zafirlukast
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zafirlukast: Zuvair
Actin with Hyoscyamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Hyoscyamine: Eupep
Actin with Diazepam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Diazepam: Peptica, Placidox, Shipam, Anxol, D P M, Paxum
Actin with Clobazam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Clobazam: Solzam, Clozop, Oresta, Adinep, Clobakem, Bazzy, Kivizam, Clobanil, Adobe, Lobachek, C Baz, Lobaz, Zep
Actin with Nitrazepam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nitrazepam: Nap, Nitraz, Nzm, Sopor, N Tra, Nira, Hypnoril, Nitab, Hypnocent
Actin with Etizolam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Etizolam: Etilax, Etirest, Etimark, Etizep, Etilaam, Solopose, Lam ET, Suprabenz, Sylkam, Etizoram
Actin with Spiramycin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Spiramycin: Spiramycin, Macromycin, Spiratox
Actin with Azithromycin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Azithromycin: Azitag, Maxithral, Azinova, Zithrocin, Zyloc, Nthrosin, Azilear, Rezim, Azrade, Bactiazi, Elderaze, Azilup, Laz, Aziwis, Unizith, Rti, Azimore, Azee, Azivista, Azlo, Azivent, Azibest, Morzit, Zady, Aziklin, Azinol, Azitru, Remycine, Azileb, Azita, Aznee, Nazi, Azinix, Bio AZ, Azidep, Azirite, Zicin, Azibact, Zikem, Aziagio, Azad, Azithea, Threeomycin, A24, Azimacro, Aro, Aziclass, Uzazy, Azikaa, Azid, Zofacin, Trulimax, Azlupin, Uthral, Azigreat, Aziter, Azi Faith, Azigold, Rizax, Ecothral, Cazithro, Azitex, Azitus XL, Azinkya, Izamed, Azicom, Azimed, Macrozin, Azipos, Azipeg, Aziforce, Azoo, Azipar, Azito, Azitab, Azicure, Rowezy, Azilac, Azax, Zithrokem, Azitrac, Azam, Azimount, Direkt, Servazith, Azimint, Azure, Azilin, Azest, Azinew, Azinext, Miomycin, Aziten, Aziway, Azitech, Azicox, Azindica, Aziber, Yash ZI, Zithro, Azisef, Azitin, Zarocin, Maazi, Zomycin, Azopil, Azipar O, Azithree, Azilide, Azigo, Karizma, Aziday, Zithrox, Azenas, Retramycin, Azcre, Pratham, Azoxyn, Vicon, Elzee, Azu OD, Zithcure, Xith, Azitop, Azibig, Azyric, Azifem, Azibiotic, Azifine, Aziline, Azilet, Azotis, Nanogram, Zitro, Zithium, Aziford, Azicid, Ertycin, Azeloc, Azimax, Myaz, Azirav, Zithree, Azycin, Azicrat, Ezecure, Azisoft, Qazi, Activa, Azisuper, Izabof, Zenmac, Aziwar, Azimon, Zohri, Azi Q, Azysafe, Azsuch, Azitras, Azirom, Azikem, Nuazy, Myazi, Zitromycin, Deftolide, Ronin, Nazith, Prazith, Azitsa, Azitas, Azumin, Azforin, Litazith, Flaag, Azmox, Zithromax, 3A, Azitive, Stfaz, Azilife, Azizen, Aziyug, Ortiza, AZ3, Zitis, Wiazi, Azomarc, Azimech, Azimist, Aziral, Aziset, Azro, Onazit, Gemycine, Stumz, Systhral, AN 500, Azauk, Zylid, Aziruth, Azinix Sdp, Azimark, Azire, Azith, Azovid, Maczed, Azitec, Zizom, Avitla, Azikam, Azisara, Azispan, Azistar
Actin with Chlordiazepoxide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Zepox, Anxibrium, Poxid, Peaceoxide, Anxon H, Equilibrium, Cloxide, Librel
Actin with Clarithromycin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin, Clarigard, Macrobid
Actin with Univestin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Univestin: Uniortho
Actin with Midazolam
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Midazolam: Medzol, Mezolam, Midfast, Fulsed, Midosed, Midzee, Benzosed
Actin with Lorazepam
MODERATE
Actin with Rifampicin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin, Ticin
Actin with Rasagiline
MINOR
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin

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