Periactin Marketing InformationPeriactin is a brand name of the medicine. It is possible to purchase Periactin in offline and online store. Online stores usually don't require doctor's receipt. Periactin also can be sold as: Cyproheptadine, Ciplactin, Periactine, Ciproral.
Periactin General Information
Periactin (generic name: cyproheptadine; brand names include: Ciplactin / Periactine / Ciproral) belongs to a group of medicines called antihistamines.
Periactin is usually used in the treatment of allergy-related symptoms including rashes, hives, sneezing, and runny nose.
Periactin may also be used for the treatment of migraines and vascular headache.
Periactin may be used for other purposes. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
Follow the directions for using this medicine provided by your doctor. Take your medicine exactly as directed.
The usual adult dosage for allergy symptoms is 4 to 20 mg daily.
Tell your doctor before taking Periactin, if:
you are taking an antidepressant drug known as an MAO inhibitor;
you have any serious medical conditions;
you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
Active ingredient: cyproheptadine hydrochloride.