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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?

Cyproheptadine - Vertigo as a side effect?

Posted 27 Oct 2016 by Tuff33 1 answer

Whilst periactin has helped reduce the amount of migraines i have been getting i am starting to wonder if the vertigo i have had the last few days is a side effect. i usually take 1 or 2 4mg tablets at night because it sometimes makes me drowsy. Have been taking them for about 2 months with no ...

Periactin - Why has this med been discontinued?

Posted 5 Oct 2016 by Chindogs 0 answers

Cyproheptadine - Peractin tablets looking for help to locate it in ireland?

Posted 22 Sep 2016 by fefe40 0 answers

I can't seem to get Peractin in Ireland does anyone know where i can get it from? I am afraid to order it offline in case its not what its suppose to be.. any help would be great, please and thanks... ...

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

Ones you stop taking Periactin pills will your weight and appetite stay same?

Posted 14 Jul 2016 by rosabase 0 answers

Ones you reach your weight if you stop taking Periactin pills will your weight and appetite stay same or going down?

What are some of the medications over-the-counter I can take like periactin?

Posted 27 Jul 2016 by Kinjite55 1 answer

My pharmacist says they took it off the market and you can't get it anymore

Cyproheptadine - How can I overcome feeling so irritable while taking Periactins?

Posted 30 May 2016 by Monae22 0 answers

I realise I become snappy.. it's like I have a shorter temper and miserable.. help

Can periactin increase your appetite?

Posted 25 Sep 2009 by lnl2k1 1 answer

i live in Miami and I know alot of ppl that use periactin to gain weight? Does use of this drug (in pill form) increase your appetite?

Periactin - can anyone please tell me the right dose to increase appetite and gain weight ?

Posted 31 Dec 2015 by sahnoun22 1 answer

i used to take one pill 3 times a day , and my appetite didn't increase at all , so now i am takin 2 pills at once every morning and the result is also the same. so what is the right dose ,knowing i am completly healthy , i don't suffer from any disease . sorry for my english .

Periactin with depression tabelts?

Posted 12 Sep 2015 by Cherelleneille 1 answer

I have been taking periactin to make me put on weight and it is working!!! I have put on 3kg in a month! But I am constantly angry because I am on antidepressants medication. (sertraline and venlafaxine) what is the long term effects of combining this medication?

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