WHAT IS CYPON G?
CYPON G contains Cyproheptadine, Sorbitol and Tricholine
WHAT CYPON G IS USED FOR?
CYPON G is used for loss of appetite, weight loss, anorexia nervosa, and as an adjunct to anti-tubercular and antiretroviral regimens for weight gain
In children, it is indicated in underweight children who have inadequate dietary intake or loss of appetite and children suffering from anemia, liver or digestive disorder.
Cypon G Syrup is a combination medicine used to treat loss of appetite. It is an effective appetite stimulant. It works by reducing the effect of a chemical messenger which regulates appetite.
Cypon G Syrup is taken with or without food in a dose and duration as advised by the doctor. The dose you are given will depend on your condition and how you respond to the medicine. You should keep taking this medicine for as long as your doctor recommends. Let your healthcare team know about all other medications you are taking as some may affect, or be affected by this medicine.
Most common side effects
Contact your doctor straight away if you are concerned about any of these.It can cause dizziness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medicine as it can worsen your sleepiness.
Before taking Cypon G Syrup, inform your doctor if you have any kidney or liver diseases so that your doctor can prescribe a suitable dose for you.
Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult their doctor before taking this medicine.
USES OF CYPON G SYRUP
- Appetite stimulant
BENEFITS OF CYPON G SYRUP
In Appetite stimulant
It promotes the desire to eat and therefore, it is a safe and effective way of managing undernutrition or malnutrition. It helps to treat loss of appetite and improves the nutritional status.
SIDE EFFECTS OF CYPON G SYRUP
Common side effects of Cypon G
- Dryness in mouth
- Blurred vision
HOW TO USE CYPON G SYRUP
HOW CYPON G SYRUP WORKS
It works by reducing the effect of a chemical messenger (serotonin) in the hypothalamus, a part of the brain which regulates appetite.Tricholine citrate is a bile acid binding agent which removes bile acids from the body. The liver then produces more bile acids using cholesterol, as a result of which cholesterol level is lowered.
Sorbitol acts as a syrup base and also as an osmotic laxative to relieve constipation.
Cypon G may cause dizziness, sedation, and hypotension in elderly patients. This may affect your ability to drive.