7 Sep 2009
Cyproheptadine is an antihistamine. It is used mainly to treat allergy symptoms and is also useful in treating vascular headache. I have researched the internet and could not find any information about it being used in absent seizures. It can be safely given to children over 2 years old.
See http://www.mongabay.com/health/medications/Cyproheptadine.html (migraine use)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
4ys. old with sudden eye blinking after using periactin
this person is on chemo treatment
... no more seizures but i suffer from depression and migraines due to the surgery. i take 20 mg of paxil and 60 mg of cymbalta for my depression but ...
... Migraine. I would like to know I was told it was only used for alergies?