Cyproheptadine belongs to a group of medicines called ‘Anti-Histamines’. In some illnesses ‘Histamine’ and ‘Serotonin’ are produced in excess in the body. These are naturally occurring substances in the body but cause various side-effects when produced in excess. Cyproheptadine helps in these illnesses by stopping the unwanted effects of Histamine and Serotonin.
Cyproheptadine is used for Allergies such as itchiness, red skin, eczema, sneezing, watery eyes and blocked or runny nose. It is also use for Migraine and other similar headaches.