Apenorm Syrup

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200 ml Syrup in 1 Bottle
₹ 70
200 ML SYRUP 1 Bottle ₹ 70
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  • Manufactured by: Cipla Ltd
  • Contains / Salt: Cyproheptadine (2 mg)

Apenorm Syrup Information

Apenorm Syrup is a prescription drug, available for use as Syrup. It is typically used for the treatment of Anorexia Nervosa, Loss of appetite. Apenorm Syrup also has some secondary and off-label uses. These are listed below.

The optimal dosage of Apenorm Syrup is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Apenorm Syrup as well, which are listed below. Normally, these side effects of Apenorm Syrup are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

It is also important to note that Apenorm Syrup has a Safe effect for pregnant women and Moderate effect on lactating mothers. It is important to know if Apenorm Syrup has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Apenorm Syrup related warnings section.

Apenorm Syrup is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Peptic Ulcer as it can result in adverse effects. Other contraindications of Apenorm Syrup have been discussed in the sections ahead.

Additionally, Apenorm Syrup may also adversely react with other medicines. Refer to the list below for further details.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Apenorm Syrup is considered not safe while driving, and is not addictive.

Apenorm Syrup Benefits & Uses

Apenorm Syrup is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Apenorm Syrup Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage

Apenorm Syrup Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Apenorm Syrup is used -



Apenorm Syrup Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Apenorm Syrup safe for pregnant women?

    Apenorm is safe to take during pregnancy.

  • Is the use of Apenorm Syrup safe during breastfeeding?

    Apenorm can cause moderate side effects on breastfeeding women. If you feel its side effects, then stop taking this drug and consult your doctor. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises to do so.

  • What is the effect of Apenorm Syrup on the Kidneys?

    Apenorm is not harmful for kidneys.

  • What is the effect of Apenorm Syrup on the Liver?

    Very few cases of side effects of Apenorm on the liver have been reported.

  • What is the effect of Apenorm Syrup on the Heart?

    Apenorm has very mild side effects on the heart.


Severe Interaction of Apenorm Syrup with Other Drugs

Apenorm Syrup should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -



Apenorm Syrup Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Apenorm Syrup unless your doctor advises you to do so -

Frequently asked Questions about Apenorm Syrup

  • Is this Apenorm Syrup habit forming or addictive?

    Apenorm Syrup is not addictive in nature.

  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

    You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Apenorm Syrup. So it is best to avoid driving.

  • Is it safe?

    Yes, but consume Apenorm Syrup only on doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    No, Apenorm Syrup cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.


Apenorm Syrup Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Apenorm Syrup

    Taking Apenorm Syrup with food does not harm your health.

  • Interaction between Alcohol and Apenorm Syrup

    Consumption of alcohol and Apenorm Syrup together may have severe effects on your health.


Frequently asked Questions about Apenorm Syrup

Question almost 4 years ago

Is Apenorm used in the treatment of anxiety?

Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS, MD , Cardiology

No, Apenorm is not used to treat anxiety. It is an antihistamine drug used to treat allergic rhinitis, urticaria, runny nose, sneezing, and hay fever.

Question over 3 years ago

Can I take Apenorm with benadryl?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Apenorm can be taken with Benadryl. No clinical interaction has been reported between them. However, it doesn't mean that no interaction could exist between them. If you experience any unpleasant effects after taking this medicine please consult your doctor immediately and follow his/her instructions.

Question about 4 years ago

Is Apenorm safe to use?

Yes, Apenorm is safe to use, if taken in a prescribed amount for a specified time as advised by the doctor. However, few side effects are observed such as difficulty in urinating, vision problem, and nervousness. If you experience the above-mentioned side effects after consuming this medicine then inform a doctor and follow his/her instructions.

Question over 4 years ago

What is Apenorm?

Dr. B. K. Agrawal MBBS, MD , Cardiology, General Physician, Internal Medicine

Apenorm is a brand name for Cyproheptadine. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of medications called antihistamine (H1 receptor blocker). It also acts as a serotonin antagonist with anticholinergic and sedative effects. It is used in the treatment of allergic rhinitis, urticaria, runny nose, sneezing, hay fever and other types of allergies. It is also used to treat allergic reaction arises due to blood infusion. It helps to relieve symptoms but will not treat cause of symptoms. It is also used for the treatment of Cushing's syndrome (abnormal condition that is caused by excess corticosteroid hormone).

Question about 4 years ago

Does Apenorm cause stomach upset?

Dr. Ram Saini MD, MBBS , General Physician

Yes, [medicine] can cause stomach upset. It is a common side effect of this drug. Please inform your doctor if you are experiencing stomach upset after taking this medicine.

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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Cyproheptadine HCI

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 174

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