Cypon Capsule
Cypon Capsule

Cypon Capsule

By GENO PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Capsule(s) in Strip
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Cyproheptadine(2.0 Mg)
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Medical Description

Cypon capsule contains cyproheptadine that belongs to a class of antihistamine (anti-allergy) medicines. It is used to treat types of allergic reactions. Take the medicine in doses and duration as rec...
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uses

Uses of Cypon 2 MG

  • Cypon capsule is used to treat allergic reactions and reduce symptoms like sneezing, itchy nose, teary eyes, conjunctivitis (red eyes), itching, skin rash, itching and dermatographism (a condition whe...
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contraindications

Contraindications of Cypon 2 MG

  • If you are allergic to cyproheptadine or other ingredients of Cypon capsule.
  • If you have stomach ulcers or a condition where the stomach emptying is blocked.
  • If you are unable to urinate (occurs in the male patient due to increasing of the prostate gland).
  • If you have narrow-angle glaucoma (high pressure in the eye).
  • If you are taking medicines like selegiline, phenelzine.
  • If you have other allergies.
  • If you are breastfeeding.
sideEffects

Side effects of Cypon 2 MG

  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Cypon 2 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Cypon capsule during pregnancy?
A:
You must consult the doctor before using the Cypon capsule as there is little information about its safety during pregnancy. The doctor prescribes you the medicine if considered essential after assessing the benefits over risks.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take a Cypon capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
It is unknown if cyproheptadine passes in human milk, avoid while breastfeeding. Consult the doctor before using the medicine.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive after consuming the Cypon capsule?
A:
The medicine may make you dizzy and feel sleepy, avoid driving if you do not feel well or unable to be alert.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol while taking Cypon capsule?
A:
Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Cypon capsule, as it may increase the side effects.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have heart diseases, high blood pressure.
  • You have bronchial asthma, thyroid.
  • You have increased pressure inside the eye.
  • You have problems with the kidney, stomach or intestines.
  • You suffer difficulty in urinating due to increased prostate gland (occurs in men).
  • You are above 60 years, as elderly patients may be more prone to side effects like dizziness, giddiness, and trouble breathing.
  • Cypon capsule, when given to children, may cause excitation. You must be careful while giving the medicine to young children.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Cypon 2 MG

How Does It Work?

The body produces natural substances named histamine and serotonin during an allergic reaction. Cyproheptadine blocks the release of histamine and serotonin, thus aids to provide relief from allergic ...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Cypon 2 MG

Take as directed by the doctor. Swallow as a whole with a glass of water, with or without food. Do not cut, break or chew the medicine. Take it at the same time every day for optimal results and avoid...
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interactions

Interactions of Cypon 2 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Cypon capsule works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals that you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially if you are taking medicines to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood thinners, anti-infectives, anti-diabetics, anti-asthmatics, pain killers, im...
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  • You must let the doctor or the laboratory person know that you are using meclizine while going for a lab test, as the medicine may interfere with the lab tests.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Cypon 2 MG

  • Store below 25°C at a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Cypon 2 MG

Overdose

  • An overdose of the medicine may cause sleepiness, dizziness, confusion, restlessness, excitation, nervousness, shaking, fits, hallucinations, dry mouth, fixed or widened pupils, redness, nausea, vomit...
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  • In addition to the above symptoms, an overdose of the medicine may cause trouble in breathing, heart failure in newborn or young babies.

Missed a Dose

  • If you develop the symptoms or if you have taken too much of the Cypon capsule, contact the doctor or visit the nearest hospital.
  • You must never miss a dose as it may lead to treatment failure.
  • If you have missed taking a dose of Cypon capsule, take it as soon as you remember.
  • If it's time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with the regular dose schedule.
  • Avoid taking a double dose to compensate for the missed one.

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 I must let know my healthcare expert before taking the medicine?

  • Discuss with the doctor the detailed medical and surgical history.
  • Discuss with the doctor if you have liver or kidney disease.
  • Discuss with the doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or planning to have a baby.
  • It may interact with other medicines, inform the doctor if you are taking other medicines, including supplements or herbal products. Discuss with the doctor if you are stopping the medicine.

Q: Is Cypon Capsule addictive?

A: No, Cypon capsule is not addictive. It is used as per dose and duration prescribed by the doctor.

Q: Can I take Cypon capsule for weight gain?

A: No, Cypon capsule is not to be used for weight gain. This capsule is used to treat allergic conditions such as a runny or stuffed nose, watery eye, skin rash, etc.

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ContainsCyproheptadine(2.0 Mg)
UsesAllergic symptoms
Side effectsDizziness, diarrhoea, nausea
Last Updated on: 19 Jul 2021 | 01:08 PM (IST)
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