Medicine : Aptimust Syrup(200ml)

Name:Aptimust Syrup(200ml)
Manufacturer:Mankind Pharma
Generic Use:Cyproheptadine
Composition:Cyproheptadine(2 Mg)

Generic ( Cyproheptadine )

Typical use Of Cyproheptadine :Allergic Conditions, Treatment And Prophylaxis Of Migraine And Other Vascular Headaches.
Mechanism of action of Cyproheptadine :Cyproheptadine Is A Sedating Antihistamine With Antimuscarinic, Serotonin-antagonist And Calcium-channel Blocking Properties. It Competes For H1-receptor Sites On Effector Cells In The GIT, Blood Vessels And Resp Tract. It Is Used As An Appetite Stimulant In Some Countries.
Drug Interaction of Cyproheptadine :Masks Ototoxicity Produced By Aminoglycosides And Antibiotics. Potentiate CNS Depressant Actions Of Alcohol, Barbiturates, Sedatives, Opioid Analgesics And Neuroleptics. Additive Antimuscarinic Action With MAOIs, Atropine And Tricyclic Antidepressants.
Side effects of Cyproheptadine :Slight To Moderate Drowsiness, Fatigue; Dry Mouth, GI Upsets, Nausea; Appetite Increase, Wt Gain And Impaired Alertness.


How Cyproheptadine will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Cyproheptadine will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Cyproheptadine

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