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What is Cyproheptadine?

Cyproheptadine belongs to the class of drugs known as Antihistamines. It is used in the treatment of allergic reactions and Mild or uncomplicated hives. It is available on Drugstore Nigeria, an Online Pharmacy in Lagos.


It is used in the treatment of allergic reactions, Seasonal allergies, Mild or uncomplicated hives, and some other conditions not listed here.


Use as prescribed by your physician.

Side Effects

Common side effects of the use of this drug, include Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Headache, Stomach pain, Hives, Rash, Tiredness, Weight gain, Diarrhea, Photosensitivity, and Difficulty in urinating.


It is important for you to inform your doctor about any pre-existing diseases, allergies or medications you’re on. Do not use Cyproheptadine if you’re breastfeeding, suffer from glaucoma, have ulcers or blockage in the opening of your bladder, you’re allergic to Cyproheptadine or you live in an environment that is usually hot.


You should not take Cyproheptadine if you’re taking any of the following drugs or products: Klor-con or Potassium chloride, K-Phos or potassium phosphate, Parkinson’s disease drugs, Symlin, Benzodiazepines, Sleeping drugs, and Urocit-K or Potassium citrate.

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