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IS CYPROHEPTADINE GOOD TO TAKE FOR WEIGHT LOSS

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: It is an antihistamine that has appetite enhancing qualities and helps weight gain.
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A female asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 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 4-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Use with caution: Cyproheptadine is an antihistaminic, with a known side effect of stimulating appetite, don't exceed prescribed dosage, talk to your doctor if any othe ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajiv Arora
20 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Possibly: periactin (cyproheptadine hydrochloride) (cyproheptidine) can cause sedation and increase the appetitie.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
Few: Consider only 2: Despite decades of work, hunger & wt control too complex. Lot of junk, including widespread food advice, has promoted obesity. Look up & study nusi.Or ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
How long it takes: Depends on you. There are 3, 500 calories per pound. To lose weight insure that calories burned exceed calories consumed. Drink at least 8 - 8 ounce ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Diet: There are no magic weight loss pills. Diet and exercise life pattern will cause weight loss if the calorie burn exceeds the caloric intake.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Henry Dorn
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Why?: Coconut oil, while better for your cholesterol than corn or processed vegetable oils, is a highly concentrated source of calories at 120 cal/tablespo ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerson marius Kolbe
Specializes in Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine
Weight loss and HIV: You should see your doctor at once in order to assess the efficacy of your treatment. Don't stop your treatment beforehand, since it might lead to a r ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Lipman
54 years experience Diabetology
No OTC Pills Work: Unfortunately, no supplements or over the counter products really help you lose weight. Save your money and find the most important causes of your ... Read More
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