Medicine Overview of Dincyp Syrup
Uses of Dincyp Syrup
Dincyp Syrup is used in the treatment of appetite stimulant and allergic disorders.
Side effects of Dincyp Syrup
How to use Dincyp 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Dincyp Syrup at a fixed time.
How Dincyp Syrup works
Dincyp syrup is an antihistamine. It blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.
In Depth Information on Dincyp Syrup
Expert advice for Dincyp Syrup
- Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
- Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Dincyp, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
Special precautions for Dincyp Syrup
Dincyp Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Dincyp Syrup is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Dincyp Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.+more
Unless Dincyp Syrup is used to lower the prolactin levels in the mother, it should be avoided as it might interfere with breastfeeding....
Unless Dincyp Syrup is used to lower the prolactin levels in the mother, it should be avoided as it might interfere with breastfeeding.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.+more
Dincyp Syrup may cause dizziness, sedation, and hypotension in elderly patients. This may affect your ability to drive....
Dincyp Syrup may cause dizziness, sedation, and hypotension in elderly patients. This may affect your ability to drive.
Dincyp Syrup should be used with caution in patients with se+more
vere kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Dincyp Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Dincyp+more
Syrup in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Zathrin Redimix Suspension, Pratham 200mg/5ml Suspension
If you miss a dose of Cyproheptadine, 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.
Frequently asked questions for Dincyp NA 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.
Substitutes for Dincyp
No substitutes found for this medicine