Cyproheptadine is an anti-allergic medicine. It is used for the treatment of seasonal allergies like skin rash, cough, runny nose, watery eyes, sneezing and congested nose and for allergic conditions of skin....
Q: What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking
A: Give a detailed account of your medical and surgical history. The doctor should also know about other health supplements like herbal medications, nutritional supplements and any other medicines you may be taking before starting this medication.
Q: What should I know regarding storage of medication?
A: Cyproheptadine is to be stored in a cool and dry place away from light, heat and moisture. Keep all medications away from children and pets.
Q: What are the precautions should I take while on this medicine?
A: The dosage regimen of the medicine should be followed regularly. Any dose miscalculation will have severe effects.
Q: In which eye problem should the medicine be avoided?
A: It should be avoided in patients suffering from Narrow angle glaucoma because it will increase the internal pressure of the eye causing blurring of vision and dry eyes.