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Primary uses of Apitat Syrup

Appetite stimulant
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Apitat Syrup

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Uses of Apitat Syrup

Apitat Syrup is used as appetite stimulant.
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Apitat Syrup side effects

Common

Constipation, Dryness in mouth, Drowsiness, Sleepiness, Blurred vision.

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How to use Apitat 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. Apitat Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Apitat Syrup works

Apitat Syrup is a combination of two medicines: Cyproheptadine, tricholine citrate and sorbitol which revive appetite. Cyproheptadine is an appetite-stimulant. It works by reducing the effect of serotonin (a chemical messenger) in the hypothalamus, a part of the brain which regulates appetite. Tricholine citrate is a bile acid binding agent. It removes bile acids from the body. The liver then produces more bile acids using cholesterol, as a result, the levels of cholesterol in the body is lowered. Sorbitol acts as a syrup base and also as an osmotic laxative to relieve constipation.

In Depth Information on Apitat Syrup

Apitat Syrup related warnings
Special precautions for Apitat Syrup
Alcohol
CAUTION
Apitat Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Apitat Syrup during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Apitat Syrup may cause dizziness, sedation, and hypotension in elderly patients. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Apitat Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Apitat Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Apitat Syrup in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

No Patient Concerns found for this medicine

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