Aptimust Syp 200ml
Aptimust Syp 200ml
Aptimust Syp 200ml
Aptimust Syp 200ml
Aptimust Syp 200ml

Aptimust Syp 200ml

By MANKIND PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
200ml Syrup in Bottle
106.52*
MRP 129.90
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Cyproheptadine(2.0 Mg) + Tricholine Citrate(275.0 Mg) + Sorbitol(2.0 G)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
APPETITE STIMULANT

Medical Description

Aptimust syrup is an appetite stimulant, which contains a combination of cyproheptadine, tricholine and sorbitol as its active ingredients. It is used for treatment of loss of appetite and weight loss...
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uses

Uses of Aptimust Syp 200ml

Aptimust syrup is used for treating loss of appetite, weight loss and also an adjuvant to antiretroviral and anti-tubercular for weight gain.
contraindications

Contraindications of Aptimust Syp 200ml

  • If you are allergic to Cyproheptadine, Tricholine, Sorbitol or any other component of Aptimust syrup.
  • If you are using it for new born or premature infants.
  • If you have eye condition such as glaucoma.
  • If you have or had stomach ulcer.
  • If you have or had obstruction of stomach, intestine or bladder.
  • If you have active prostate disease.
sideEffects

Side effects of Aptimust Syp 200ml

  • Sedation
  • Dizziness
  • Altered coordination
  • Confusion
  • Rash, urticaria
  • Blurred vision, vertigo
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Aptimust Syp 200ml

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Aptimust syrup during pregnancy?
A:
The use of Aptimust syrup is not recommended during pregnancy unless prescribed by the doctor and is considered essential after assessing the benefits over risks.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Aptimust syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
The use of Aptimust syrup is not recommended while breastfeeding, unless prescribed by the doctor after considering it to be necessary particularly during breastfeeding. Inform your doctor if you are nursing mother.
driving

Driving

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

Alcohol

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

Other General Warnings

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

Mode of Action of Aptimust Syp 200ml

How Does It Work?

  • Aptimust syrup contains Cyproheptadine, Tricholine and Sorbitol.
  • Cyproheptadine acts by inhibiting the action of chemical substance 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.
  • Sorbitol acts as a syrup base and also as an osmotic laxative to relieve constipation.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Aptimust Syp 200ml

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

Interactions of Aptimust Syp 200ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concurrent use of medicines such as tranylcypromine, isocarboxazid, selegiline with Aptimust syrup can increase the action of these medicines.
  • Concurrent use of antipyschotic medicine such as zolpidem, alprazolam, diazepam with Aptimust syrup should be done with caution.
  • Discuss with your doctor about any other medicine, herbal preparation and supplements you are taking currently to avoid any possible interactions.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Aptimust Syp 200ml

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

Dosage of Aptimust Syp 200ml

Overdose

If you have taken too much of Aptimust syrup then contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Aptimust syrup take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is Aptimust syrup a blood tonic?

A: No, Aptimust syrup is not a blood tonic.

Q: Is Aptimust syrup habit-forming?

A: No, Aptimust syrup is not a habit-forming medicine. However, it should be used as per dose and duration prescribed by your doctor.

Q: Can Aptimust syrup cause dry mouth?

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

Q: Is Aptimust syrup good for babies?

A: Aptimust syrup should not be used in children below 1 year of age. It is given in underweight children and also in the children having underlying medical condition.

Q: Can Aptimust syrup be given to elderly people?

A: Aptimust syrup should be used with caution in elderly people, since they are at high risk of getting side effects. This medicine should be used under doctor's supervision.

Q: What is Aptimust syrup used for?

A: Aptimust syrup is used as an appetite enhancer. It increases hunger by constantly increasing the energy requirements of an individual and thus, promotes the desire to eat.

Q: What is the composition of Aptimust syrup?

A: The composition of Aptimust syrup is cyproheptadine, tricholine and sorbitol, as its active components.

Q: How does Aptimust syrup work?

  • Aptimust syrup contains three main components - Cyproheptadine, Tricholine and Sorbitol.
  • Cyproheptadine acts by inhibiting the action of the chemical substance 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.
  • Sorbitol acts as a syrup base and also as an osmotic laxative to relieve constipation.

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ContainsCyproheptadine(2.0 Mg),Tricholine Citrate(275.0 Mg),Sorbitol(2.0 G)
UsesAppetite stimulant
Side effectsSedation, dizziness, rash, vertigo
Last Updated on: 16 Dec 2021 | 07:13 PM (IST)
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