Cypee Syrup

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Medicine Overview of Cypee Syrup

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Uses of Cyproheptadine

Cyproheptadine is used in the treatment of appetite stimulant and allergic disorders.
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Side effects of Cyproheptadine

Common

Sleepiness.

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How to use Cyproheptadine

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.

How Cypee Syrup works

Cyproheptadine is an antihistaminic medication. It blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.
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Uses of Peptone

Peptone is used in the treatment of nutritional deficiencies.
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Side effects of Peptone

Common

Acute toxicity, Nausea, Rash, Stomach upset.

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How to use Peptone

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.

How Cypee Syrup works

Peptones are derived from animal milk or meat digested by proteolytic digestion.

In Depth Information on Cypee Syrup

Expert advice for Cyproheptadine

  • Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Cyproheptadine, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
Warnings
Special precautions for Cypee Syrup
Alcohol
CAUTION
Cypee Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Cypee 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.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Cypee Syrup during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Cypee Syrup may cause dizziness, sedation, and hypotension in elderly patients. This may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Cypee Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kid
ney disease. Dose adjustment of Cypee Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Cypee Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liv
er disease. Dose adjustment of Cypee Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Cypee Syrup

Frequently asked questions for 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.
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Substitutes for Cypee

No substitutes found for this medicine
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