Prakten Syrup

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Prakten Syrup is a medication authorized for use in Turkey. It contains the active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) cyproheptadine, a first-generation antihistamine with anticholinergic and antiserotonergic properties. This syrup is primarily used to treat various allergic conditions.

Dosage form

Pack size


2 Mg/5Ml 240Ml



Generic Name (Ingredient)

Each 5 Ml Syrup Contains 2 Mg Of Siproheptadine Hcl.

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Prakten Syrup Active Ingredient

Cyproheptadine is the sole active ingredient in Prakten Syrup. It is a first-generation antihistamine that works by blocking the effects of histamine, a chemical released during allergic reactions. Cyproheptadine also has anticholinergic and antiserotonergic activities, which contribute to its therapeutic effects in treating allergic conditions such as seasonal rhinitis, conjunctivitis, dermatitis, and urticaria.


Cyproheptadine Syrup is classified under the Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical (ATC) classification system as follows:

ATC Code: R06AX02
Group Title: Cyproheptadine
Classification: Respiratory System → Antihistamines for Systemic Use → Antihistamines for Systemic Use → Other Antihistamines for Systemic Use

Uses and Benefits

Prakten Syrup is primarily used to treat various allergic conditions. It helps relieve symptoms of inflammation, itching, swelling, and rashes associated with these conditions. Additionally, cyproheptadine has been used as an appetite stimulant, as it can increase hunger by constantly increasing the energy requirements of an individual.

Dosage and Administration

Parameter Recommendation
Measurement Use a measuring cup to measure the correct dose.
Consumption The syrup can be taken with or without food, but it is recommended to take it at a fixed time for best results.
Shake Well Ensure to shake the bottle well before use.
Missed Dose If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. If your next scheduled dosage is approaching, skip the missed dose.

Please note that these are general guidelines, and the exact dosage may vary depending on individual health conditions. Always consult with a healthcare professional for accurate information.

Side Effects and Precautions

Side Effect Recommendation
Dizziness Avoid activities requiring concentration, such as driving or operating heavy machinery.
Headache Consult a healthcare professional if the side effect persists or worsens.
Dry Mouth, Nose, Throat Consult a healthcare professional if the side effect persists or worsens.
Drowsiness Avoid activities requiring concentration, such as driving or operating heavy machinery.
Nausea Consult a healthcare professional if the side effect persists or worsens.
Chest Congestion Consult a healthcare professional if the side effect persists or worsens.
Muscle Weakness Consult a healthcare professional if the side effect persists or worsens.

Cyproheptadine Syrup should be used with caution in individuals with kidney, heart, or liver problems. Avoid any activity requiring concentration, such as driving or operating heavy machinery, as the medication can cause drowsiness.

Special Considerations

Consideration Recommendation
Pregnancy Cyproheptadine Syrup may be safe to use during pregnancy, but it is important to inform your doctor if you are pregnant or intend to get pregnant while taking this medication.
Breastfeeding Cyproheptadine Syrup is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary.
Children Cyproheptadine Syrup is not recommended for use in children under 2 years of age.

It is always important to consult with a healthcare professional before starting any new medication, as they can provide the most accurate information based on your individual health situation.

Drug Interactions

Interaction Recommendation
Cyproheptadine Syrup & Afrelect 0.5mg Tablet The use of cyproheptadine should be avoided with rasagiline at the same time, as this combination can lead to life-threatening interactions.
Cyproheptadine Syrup & Afrelect 1mg Tablet This combination can also lead to life-threatening interactions.

It is important to inform your healthcare provider about all the medications you are currently taking, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements, as drug interactions can change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects.

Allergic Reactions

Prakten  Syrup, like any medication, can cause allergic reactions in some individuals. Symptoms of an allergic reaction may include skin rash or hives, itching, wheezing or difficulty breathing, swelling, and dizziness or lightheadedness. In severe cases, an allergic reaction can cause anaphylaxis, a potentially life-threatening condition that requires immediate medical attention.

The risk of an allergic reaction can increase if you have a history of allergies or if you have had a previous allergic reaction to the same or a similar medication. If you suspect you are having an allergic reaction to Cyproheptadine Syrup, stop taking the medication and seek immediate medical attention. If the reaction is severe, call your local emergency number.


Cyproheptadine Syrup should not be used in certain conditions, including:

  • Asthma
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Bladder infection
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Liver disease
  • Heart disease

If you have any of these conditions, or if you are unsure, it is important to speak to your healthcare provider before taking Cyproheptadine Syrup. Your safety is the top priority.

Use During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

The safety of Cyproheptadine Syrup during pregnancy is not fully established. Most medicines used during pregnancy will cross the placenta and reach the baby, and some may be harmful to you or your baby. The decision to start, stop, continue, or change a prescribed medicine before or during pregnancy should be made in consultation with your doctor.

When it comes to breastfeeding, most medicines can be used safely at the recommended dose. However, there are exceptions that necessitate caution. Medicines taken by breastfeeding mothers may pass into breast milk, usually in small quantities, and rarely affect breastfed babies. If you are concerned about the safety of any medicines you are taking while breastfeeding, seek the advice of your doctor or healthcare provider.


In conclusion, Prakten Syrup is a medication authorized for use in Turkey, primarily used to treat various allergic conditions. It is important to follow the dosage instructions, be aware of potential side effects and precautions, and consult with a healthcare professional before starting or continuing this medication, especially if you have any underlying health conditions or are pregnant or breastfeeding. Your safety and well-being are the top priorities.

1 review for Prakten Syrup

  1. Idman

    I need couple bottles send to me to America

    • Medical Guidance Center

      Hello Idman, this is WikiKenko.

      Prakten Syrup is a sedating antihistamine with antimuscarinic, serotonin antagonist and Ca channel blocking properties. It competes with histamine for H1-receptor sites on effector cells in the GI tract, blood vessels and respiratory tract. It is used to relieve allergy symptoms such as watery eyes, runny nose, itching eyes/nose, sneezing, hives, and itching. It may also be used to relieve the itching of allergic skin conditions.

      I’m sorry, but I couldn’t find any information about where to buy Prakten Syrup in the USA. You may want to consult with a doctor or pharmacist for more information.

      Prakten Syrup is available by prescription only. You should consult with a doctor before using it. As for side effects, Prakten Syrup may cause some amount of dizziness and headache in some cases. You should consult with your doctor if you have any concerns about side effects.

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