Hi im breastfeeding mum,im underweight my baby is 11 months i heard this tablet can gain weight for 5 to 7 pounds a week.sometimes i feel ashame of myself.everytime i go out everyone staring at me saying im too skinny.so i tried a lot but none works so i wanted to try this,question is do i need to ask my gp if i can take this tablets while breastfeeding?thanks for you're response really appriatte it x.
Firstly NO. In GIANT letters:
"Do NOT use cyproheptadine if:
you are allergic to any ingredient in cyproheptadine
you are breast-feeding"
Sourced from here: https://www.drugs.com/cdi/cyproheptadine-tablets.html
- Cyproheptadine Information for Consumers
- Cyproheptadine Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Cyproheptadine (detailed)
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