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Apitek Syrup 200ml

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200ml Syrup in Bottle
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Apitek Syrup 200ml Description

Apitek Syrup is an appetite stimulant and is used for the treatment of loss of appetite. It contains cyproheptadine and tricholine. It works by inhibiting the action of a chemical substance called ser...
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ContainsCyproheptadine(2.0 Mg),Tricholine Citrate(275.0 Mg)
UsesAppetite stimulant
Side effectsDizziness, diarrhoea, constipation
ClassificationAPPETITE STIMULANT
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Uses of Apitek Syrup 200ml

Apitek Syrup is used for treating loss of appetite.

Contraindications of Apitek Syrup 200ml

  • If you are allergic to cyproheptadine, tricholine or any other component of Apitek Syrup.
  • If you are using it for newborn or premature infants.
  • If you have an eye condition such as glaucoma.
  • If you have or had a stomach ulcer.
  • If you have or had obstruction of stomach, intestine or bladder.
  • If you have an active prostate disease.

Side effects of Apitek Syrup 200ml

  • Dizziness
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Altered coordination
  • Confusion
  • Rash
  • Dryness of mouth, nose and throat

Precautions and Warnings of Apitek Syrup 200ml

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Apitek Syrup during pregnancy?
A:
Apitek Syrup should be taken during pregnancy only if considered essential by the doctor as limited safety data is available in pregnant women.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Apitek Syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
Apitek Syrup is not recommended while breastfeeding due to limited safety data available. Thus consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Apitek Syrup?
A:
If you experience dizziness, drowsiness, blurry vision after taking Apitek Syrup, avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Apitek Syrup?
A:
Alcohol should not be consumed with Apitek Syrup. It may increase the side effect profile and cause excessive drowsiness, dizziness. Talk to your doctor if you consume it often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a respiratory condition such as asthma.
  • You have an eye condition such as increased ocular pressure.
  • You have hyperthyroid (overactive thyroid), increased blood pressure, heart disease.
  • You experience any side effect after taking Apitek Syrup.
  • Apitek Syrup should not be used in children below 1 year of age.

Mode of Action of Apitek Syrup 200ml

How Does It Work?

  • Cyproheptadine acts by inhibiting the action of a chemical substance called serotonin in the body, which works as an appetite suppressant.
  • Tricholine citrate removes bile acids from the body, thereby converting the fats into good cholesterol. Thus, lowering the cholesterol levels.

Directions for Use of Apitek Syrup 200ml

  • Take Apitek Syrup as instructed by your doctor.
  • Shake well before use. Do not consume it directly from the bottle.
  • Use a measuring cup, spoon or dropper for the exact quantity.

Interactions of Apitek Syrup 200ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concurrent use of medicines such as tranylcypromine, isocarboxazid, selegiline with Apitek Syrup can increase the action of these medicines.
  • Concurrent use of antipsychotic medicines such as zolpidem, alprazolam, diazepam with this Syrup should be done with caution.
  • Discuss with your doctor about any other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements you are taking currently to avoid any possible interactions.

Storage and disposal of Apitek Syrup 200ml

  • Store Apitek Syrup below 25°C. Protect from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach and sight of children and pets.

Dosage of Apitek Syrup 200ml

Overdose

If you have taken too much of this Syrup, contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of this Syrup, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a dou...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Apitek Syrup used for?

A: Apitek Syrup is used for treating loss of appetite.

Q: Can Apitek Syrup cause dry mouth?

A: Yes, Apitek Syrup can cause dry mouth along with the desired effect. However, not everyone experiences it. Keep a bottle of water handy. Inform your doctor if these symptoms bother you.

Q: What is the composition of Apitek Syrup?

A: The composition of Apitek Syrup includes cyproheptadine and tricholine.

Q: Can I take other herbal supplements for appetite along with Apitek Syrup?

A: You should consult a doctor before taking any other supplement along with this syrup to avoid any possible interactions.
Product Details
Brand
APITEK
Expires on or After
14/11/2022
Last Updated on: 17 Jul 2022 | 01:03 PM (IST)

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