Cyproheptadine+Tricholine Citrate is indicated for loss of appetite, weight loss, and anorexia nervosa (eating disorder). The combination medicine belongs to a group of medicines called Antihistamines and Bile acid-binding agents. The syrup is indicated for children to gain weight especially those who have an inadequate dietary intake or loss of appetite and who suffer from anemia, liver, or digestive disorder. The medicine is an excellent appetite enhancer mainly composed of Cyproheptadine hydrochloride which is an antihistamine/antiallergic and Tricholine citrate which is a bile acid binder. Store the syrup in a cool and dry place away from direct sunlight.
Do not self-medicate the medicine, use it as per the prescribed dosage and duration by your doctor. Shake the syrup bottle well before consuming it. Some users may experience a few side effects such as dry mouth, drowsiness, confusion, and ataxia (impaired balance or coordination). Inform your doctor if your side effects worsen or if you are allergic to Cyproheptadine or Tricholine Citrate.
Cyproheptadine+Tricholine Citrate Syrup belongs to a group of medicines called Appetite enhancers useful in stimulating the appetite and increasing body metabolism. Cyproheptadine is an appetite stimulant that works by reducing the effect of serotonin, a chemical messenger in the hypothalamus, a part of the brain that regulates appetite. Tricholine citrate is a bile acid binding agent. It removes bile acids from the body. The liver then produces more bile acids using cholesterol, as a result, the level of cholesterol in the body is lowered.
The combination of Cyproheptadine+Tricholine Citrate Syrup may provide essential nutrients, including choline, that support various bodily functions. Some of the major indications for Cyproheptadine+Tricholine Citrate Syrup are mentioned below:
Cyproheptadine+Tricholine Citrate Syrup is usually well tolerated and does not cause any major side effects. The side effects if any are mild to temporary and do not last for a long time. The side effects may vary in all the users as they depend on the physiological condition and response to the treatment. The range of side effects noticed on using the syrup are mentioned below:
Cyproheptadine+Tricholine Citrate Syrup may interact with other medicines and cause adverse side effects. The drugs can also interact with certain food items and health conditions. Do not take this syrup with the following mentioned drugs:
1. Avoid consuming alcohol with Cyproheptadine+Tricholine Citrate Syrup as it can cause excessive drowsiness and increase risk of stomach problems.
2. Do not take Cyproheptadine+Tricholine Citrate Syrup without your doctor’s consultation if you are pregnant or breastfeeding your baby.
3. Store the medicine in a cool and dry place away from direct sunlight.
4. Keep the medicine out of reach of children and pets. Properly dispose of expired and discarded medicines.