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Cyproheptadine - prescribed or over-the-counter?

Posted 18 Feb 2015 by Sarah4567 1 answer

Is Periactin (cyproheptadine) an over-the-counter drug or does it have to be prescribed by your doctor?

Periactin - Is it otc? Where can I get it from USA?

Posted 20 Apr 2015 by cuzcuz73 3 answers

Can you buy it over the counter or does it have to be a prescription? I suffer from weight loss due to stress and it gets so bad I get migraines everyother day. I can't sleep or eat. I'm afraid by the time I snap out of it I will be so little ppl might think I was on drugs

Will Prozac side effects fade?

Posted 12 Aug 2018 by sup3rrnova 3 answers

I am 21 years old and had a severe panic attack three weeks ago.. I am recovering from anorexia for 4 months now but still struggle with anxiety. No depression (thank god). After putting myself into tachycardia two weeks ago from stress my doctor advised me to go on Prozac 10mg. I started taking it ...

Is taking 7 325 mg aspirin at once bad?

Posted 25 Jul 2014 by elizab83 2 answers

What is causing this stomach and back pain? Could it be meds or my body giving up?

Posted 29 May 2016 by danilizm7603 2 answers

I love my declining health either do from anorexia damage or body just failing itself or combo of both. This is how I feel and tried to explain it. But it's hard to explain things and the amount of pain and types of pain. Pain in my stomach comes sudden,sharp, stabbing pain on lower left ...

Suddenly having bad side effects after over a year on Buspirone?

Posted 16 Dec 2017 by introverted_owl 1 answer

So I have been taking Buspar since Fall of 2016 after being diagnosed with anorexia and severe anxiety. In treatment they gradually upped the does until I was taking the max: 20 mg 3x a day. It worked wonderfully, and besides some tiredness, I had no issues with the drug. (Side note: I had also ...

Anorexia nervosa - could this be responsible for heart failure?

Posted 9 Feb 2013 by alabastardragon 4 answers

Ive been diagnosed recently with heart failure and have had eating disorders for about 20 years. I am sure My anorexia caused this.. that and My use of ephedra pills.

Symbyax?? (Zyprexa 7.5 mg, Prozac 25mg) Horrible side effects. Help???

Posted 22 Oct 2014 by Sue 4 5 answers

Symbyax?? (Zyprexa 7.5 mg, Prozac 25mg) Only taking it 1.5 Months, and my vision is so bad I can't see to shop, Drive, or look across the room! Also it feels as if my throat is closing, can't swallow. Anyone else had this problem? 3 Months ago, I had a complete eye exam and new glasses, ...

Is it safe to take cyproheptadine apetamin tablets?

Posted 15 Oct 2015 by Lyn29 1 answer

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 ...

Cyproheptadine - Can you get an alternative to these tabets to boost appetite?

Posted 6 Oct 2010 by gemmamuncaster 1 answer

Is there an alternative to this medicine?

Megestrol - how long do you have to take megrace before you see results in weight gain?

Posted 18 Feb 2012 by grands 1956 1 answer

i just started today and i feel more stronger in my body i had not been able to eat ,but after takeing the megrace i ate breakfast and supper with know problem at all i think that i already like it [smile].

I have anorexia and my dr would like to put me on a med called?

Posted 21 May 2013 by iamarlosmom 3 answers

clonidine and i noticed one of the first things listed in the warning section is that it cause rapid weight gain. please tell me you have any experience with that, does it occur often etc. thank you so much! Ryan Greschler

My doctor prescribed Marinol for severe compensatory sweating. Do any of you experience less sweat?

Posted 28 Jun 2014 by mitjason 1 answer

My doctor prescribed Marinol for severe compensatory sweating. Do any of you experience less sweat when you take Marinol? Also do any of you experience more sweating? Please only answer if you are taking Marinol or have taken it before. Thanks!

Can humans take cyproheptadine? Because I tried to purchase some but I read it's only for animals?

Posted 4 Jun 2016 by MochaAmor 2 answers

Hey I'm Tashika I had a question I'm currently suffering from anorexia And was trying to order some cyproheptadine in the hopes of gaining weight gaining confidence in my self because I've been thin my whole life but when I tried to purchase some it says that the product is for ...

Cyproheptadine - how long for drowsiness and sleepiness?

Posted 22 Jul 2016 by kiing 1 answer

i'm on day 2 of cypro 2mg 1st day dizzy and sleepy day 2 dizziness calmed down but sleepiness is still there how long does this usually last ?

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