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is apetamin safe to take

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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Ok but: This drug is same as Periactin- an antihistamine we used to use to stimulate appetite. HOwever it does cause most people to be drowsy and thus not the ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
26 years experience Pediatrics
Does work: This is a medicine that will help you gain weight, It is an antihistamine class and has a safe track record.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
APTEMIN: is just a vitamin supplement but will not harm....and could help...If a NUTRITIONIST is available to you in your local Health Care Facility , a consul ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ivy Fisher
44 years experience Pediatrics
Apetamin: This is a supplement for weight gain with cyproheptadine/lysine (amino acid). Taken 1-2 x/d, has been helpful for some people. Best to regulate diet a ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes. It is safe and: Contains lysine which is one of the essential amino acids/ protein.Take care!
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
No: You should not be taking medication to gain weight. What is your weight and how tall are you? If you are skinny,but otherwise in good health, be thank ... Read More
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Dialysis Patients: should take NOTHING in the way of Nutritional additions, Vitamins , Herbals etc etc etc WITHOUT CLEARANCE FROM their RENAL Physician!!! Hope this is ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
38 years experience Pediatrics
Apetamin: Apetamin or cyproheptadine is an antihistamine used for allergy symptoms, itching and to increase appetite. It can cause drowsiness. Drinking alcohol ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
24 years experience Pediatrics
Not approved for use: Apetamine is a supplement marketed in India which contains various vitamins and Cyproheptadine (antihistamine). There are no peer reviewed studies sho ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Vitamins: Vitamin D3 can be taken at that dose if recommended by your doctor. Apetamin Vitamin Syrup apparents contains cyproheptadine?? However, I didn't ... Read More

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