Substitutes for TORACTIN SYRUP
ADD APP 2MG SYRUP
Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹0.15/ML of syrup
BIOLACTIN 2MG SYRUP
Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries
₹0.16/ML of syrup
ANOREXIN PLUS 2MG SYRUP
₹0.26/ML of syrup
APETON 2MG SYRUP
₹0.27/ML of syrup
APEL 2MG SYRUP
Lancer Health Care Pvt Ltd
₹0.29/ML of syrup
Medicine Overview of TORACTIN SYRUP
Uses of TORACTIN SYRUP
Toractin 2mg syrup is used in the treatment of appetite stimulant and allergic disorders.
Side effects of TORACTIN SYRUP
How to use TORACTIN 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 Toractin 2mg syrup at a fixed time.
How TORACTIN SYRUP works
Toractin 2mg syrup blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.
In Depth Information on TORACTIN SYRUP
Expert advice for TORACTIN SYRUP
- Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
- Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Cyproheptadine, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
Special precautions for TORACTIN 2MG SYRUP
Toractin 2mg syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Toractin 2mg 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.
Toractin 2mg syrup is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
Caution should be used in patients with impaired renal function.
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
MEZOLAM 7.5MG INJECTION, MEDZOL 1MG INJECTION, ZATHRIN REDIMIX SUSPENSION, PRATHAM 200MG/5ML REDIUSE 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 TORACTIN 2MG 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.