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Read drug prescription

It is very important to know about what medicine is given by the doctor, for what condition, and when it needs to be taken in what dose. This information given by the doctor is called Prescription. The patients should be familiar with the medicine prescription, and the details about the medicine before purchasing it and using it. Some medications need not be prescribed by healthcare practitioners and can be purchased and used without prescription by the patients; these are called over-the-counter medications. Read the drug prescription information of Dynamogen before taking it.

consists of Arginine, Cyproheptadine.

Arginine (Dynamogen)

Uses of Arginine :

  • It is used to check the pituitary gland's function.
  • It may be given to you for other reasons. Talk with the doctor.

Arginine (Dynamogen) side effects

WARNING/CAUTION: Even though it may be rare, some people may have very bad and sometimes deadly side effects when taking a drug. Tell your doctor or get medical help right away if you have any of the following signs or symptoms that may be related to a very bad side effect:
  • Signs of an allergic reaction, like rash; hives; itching; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin with or without fever; wheezing; tightness in the chest or throat; trouble breathing or talking; unusual hoarseness; or swelling of the mouth, face, lips, tongue, or throat.
  • This medicine may cause tissue damage if the drug leaks from the vein. Tell your nurse if you have any redness, burning, pain, swelling, blisters, skin sores, or leaking of fluid where the drug is going into your body.

Arginine (Dynamogen) other side effects

All drugs may cause side effects. However, many people have no side effects or only have minor side effects. Call your doctor or get medical help if you have any side effects that bother you or do not go away.
These are not all of the side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, call your doctor. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. You may also report side effects at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch.

Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen)

What is Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen)

Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen) an antihistamine that reduces the natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of sneezing, itching, watery eyes, and runny nose
Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen) is used to treat sneezing, itching, watery eyes, runny nose, and other symptoms of allergies.
Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen) may also be used for purposes not listed in Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen) guide.

Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen) side effects

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Stop taking Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen) and call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:
  • confusion, hallucinations, unusual thoughts or behavior;
  • seizure (convulsions);
  • ringing in your ears;
  • feeling like you might pass out;
  • fast or pounding heartbeats;
  • easy bruising or bleeding;
  • urinating less than usual or not at all; or
  • pale or yellowed skin, dark colored urine, fever, or unusual weakness.

Less serious side effects may include:
  • mild drowsiness, dizziness, or spinning sensation;
  • feeling restlessness or excited (especially in children);
  • sleep problems (insomnia), tired feeling;
  • numbness or tingly feeling;
  • increased sweating or urination;
  • blurred vision;
  • appetite changes;
  • dry mouth or nose, upset stomach; or
  • nausea, diarrhea, constipation.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
See also: Side effects (in more detail)
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Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen) dosing

Usual Adult Dose for Allergic Reaction:

Initial dose: 4 mg orally three times a day
Maintenance dose: 12 to 16 mg/day, occasionally up to 32 mg/day but not to exceed 0.5 mg/kg/day

Usual Adult Dose for Allergic Rhinitis:

Initial dose: 4 mg orally three times a day
Maintenance dose: 12 to 16 mg/day, occasionally up to 32 mg/day but not to exceed 0.5 mg/kg/day

Usual Adult Dose for Pruritus:

Initial dose: 4 mg orally three times a day
Maintenance dose: 12 to 16 mg/day, occasionally up to 32 mg/day but not to exceed 0.5 mg/kg/day

Usual Adult Dose for Urticaria:

Initial dose: 4 mg orally three times a day
Maintenance dose: 12 to 16 mg/day, occasionally up to 32 mg/day but not to exceed 0.5 mg/kg/day

Usual Adult Dose for Anorexia Nervosa:

Initial dose: 2 mg orally four times a day
Maintenance dose: may increase gradually over 3 weeks to 8 mg orally four times a day

Usual Adult Dose for Cushing's Syndrome:

Initial dose: 2 mg orally four times a day
Maintenance dose: may increase gradually over 3 weeks to 8 mg orally four times a day

Usual Adult Dose for Cluster Headache:

4 mg orally four times a day

Usual Adult Dose for Migraine:

4 to 8 mg orally three times a day

Usual Pediatric Dose for Allergic Reaction:

0.25 mg/kg/day or 8 mg/m2 body surface area in 2 to 3 divided doses, or by age as follows:
2 to 6 years: 2 mg orally two to three times a day, not to exceed 12 mg/day
7 to 14 years: 4 mg orally two to three times a day, not to exceed 16 mg/day

Usual Pediatric Dose for Allergic Rhinitis:

0.25 mg/kg/day or 8 mg/m2 body surface area in 2 to 3 divided doses, or by age as follows:
2 to 6 years: 2 mg orally two to three times a day, not to exceed 12 mg/day
7 to 14 years: 4 mg orally two to three times a day, not to exceed 16 mg/day

Usual Pediatric Dose for Pruritus:

0.25 mg/kg/day or 8 mg/m2 body surface area in 2 to 3 divided doses, or by age as follows:
2 to 6 years: 2 mg orally two to three times a day, not to exceed 12 mg/day
7 to 14 years: 4 mg orally two to three times a day, not to exceed 16 mg/day

Usual Pediatric Dose for Urticaria:

0.25 mg/kg/day or 8 mg/m2 body surface area in 2 to 3 divided doses, or by age as follows:
2 to 6 years: 2 mg orally two to three times a day, not to exceed 12 mg/day
7 to 14 years: 4 mg orally two to three times a day, not to exceed 16 mg/day

Usual Pediatric Dose for Anorexia:

> 13 years: 2 mg orally 4 times a day. May be increased gradually over a 3 week period to 8 mg 4 times a day. Maximum dose is 32 mg/day.

Usual Pediatric Dose for Migraine:

4 mg orally two to three times a day


Select the most affordable brand or generic drug

Generic drug is the basic drug with an active substance in it, and the name of the generic drug is same as active substance most of the times. Like Acetaminophen/Paracetemol is Generic name and it has different brand names like Tylenol, Acimol, Crocin, Calpol etc. All these Brand names contain the same Paracetemol, but the medications are manufactured by different companies, so the different brand names. Generic drug is always cheaper and affordable, and it can be replaced in place of brand name drug prescribed by the healthcare practitioner. The Generic medicine has same properties as branded medicine in terms of uses, indications, doses, side effects, so no need to worry on that. Just select the most affordable generic or branded medicine.

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References

  1. "Cyproheptadine". https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/co... (accessed August 28, 2018).
  2. "Cyproheptadine". http://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB0043... (accessed August 28, 2018).
  3. "2yhb6175do: the unique ingredient identifier (unii) is an alphanumeric substance identifier from the joint fda/usp substance registration system (srs).". https://www.fda.gov/ForIndustry/Dat... (accessed August 28, 2018).

Dynamogen - Frequently asked Questions

Can Dynamogen be stopped immediately or do I have to stop the consumption gradually to ween off?

In some cases, it always advisable to stop the intake of some medicines gradually because of the rebound effect of the medicine.

It's wise to get in touch with your doctor as a professional advice is needed in this case regarding your health, medications and further recommendation to give you a stable health condition.

What other drugs will affect Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen)?

Cold or allergy medicine, sedatives, narcotic pain medicine, sleeping pills, muscle relaxers, and medicine for seizures, depression or anxiety can add to sleepiness caused by Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen). Tell your doctor if you regularly use any of these medicines, or any other antihistamine.

This list is not complete and other drugs may interact with Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen). Tell your doctor about all medications you use. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.

Who should not take Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen)?

Do not use Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen) if you have used an MAO inhibitor such as furazolidone (Furoxone), isocarboxazid (Marplan), phenelzine (Nardil), rasagiline (Azilect), selegiline (Eldepryl, Emsam, Zelapar), or tranylcypromine (Parnate) in the last 14 days. A dangerous drug interaction could occur, leading to serious side effects.

You should not use Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen) if you are allergic to it, or if you have:

  • narrow-angle glaucoma;

  • a stomach ulcer or obstruction;

  • an enlarged prostate or urination problems;

  • if you are having an asthma attack; or

  • if you are elderly or have a debilitating disease.

To make sure you can safely take Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen), tell your doctor if you have any of these other conditions:

  • glaucoma;

  • a history of asthma;

  • high blood pressure;

  • heart disease; or

  • an overactive thyroid.

FDA pregnancy category B. Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen) is not expected to be harmful to an unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant during treatment.

It is not known whether Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen) passes into breast milk, but if it does it could harm a nursing baby. Do not use this medication while you are breast-feeding a baby.

How should I take Cyproheptadine (Dynamogen)?

Take exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Do not take in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended. Follow the directions on your prescription label.

Do not give this medication to a child younger than 4 years old. Always ask a doctor before giving a cold or allergy medicine to a child. Death can occur from the misuse of cold and allergy medicines in very young children.

Measure liquid medicine with a special dose-measuring spoon or cup, not a regular table spoon. If you do not have a dose-measuring device, ask your pharmacist for one.

Store at room temperature away from moisture, heat, and light.

Who should not take Arginine (Dynamogen)?

  • Tell all of your health care providers that you take this medicine. This includes your doctors, nurses, pharmacists, and dentists.
  • Overdoses have happened with Arginine (Dynamogen) in children. Overdose of this medicine can cause very bad health problems and may lead to death. Talk with the doctor if you have questions.
  • Tell your doctor if you are breast-feeding. You will need to talk about any risks to your baby.

How should I take Arginine (Dynamogen)?

Use Arginine (Dynamogen) as ordered by your doctor. Read all information given to you. Follow all instructions closely.

  • It is given as an infusion into a vein over a period of time.

What do I do if I miss a dose?

  • Call your doctor to find out what to do.

Can Dynamogen be taken or consumed while pregnant?

Please visit your doctor for a recommendation as such case requires special attention.

Can Dynamogen be taken for nursing mothers or during breastfeeding?

Kindly explain your state and condition to your doctor and seek medical advice from an expert.

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Reviews

Following the study conducted by wdrugs.com on Dynamogen, the result is highlighted below. However, it must be clearly stated that the survey and result is based solely on the perception and impression of visitors and users of the website as well as consumers of Dynamogen. We, therefore, urge readers not to base their medical judgment strictly on the result of this study but on test/diagnosis duly conducted by a certified medical practitioners or physician.

Patient reports

Five patients reported useful

How active was the Dynamogen in relieving patients of the disease or symptoms?
Based on the survey reports from users of wdrugs.com, about Useful percentage of users claimed the Dynamogen were useful to them in reducing their symptoms and diseases. However, the effectiveness of the medicine is influenced by many factors like the perception of the symptom, the severity of the conditions, and some other factors; the brand name could also be a factor to an extent. In the event the medicine does not produce the same effective result in your case, ensure you consult your medical expert to reexamine you on your disease or symptoms and prescribe, after that, alternative medications.
Patients%
Useful4
80.0%
Not useful1
20.0%


Nine patients reported side effects

Does the Dynamogen Have Any Side Effects?
Based on the survey report from users of wdrugs.com, about No side effects number of people suffered some side effect after consumption of Dynamogen. All drugs have a portion of undesirable side effects. These effects could be irritations too insignificant for the patient to even notice. However, the side effects of drugs may be determined by several factors like severity of disease and conditions associated with individual patients. However, one of the biggest factors is the dosage consumed. The higher the quantity taken by an individual, the greater the healing effect and the corresponding side effect. All patients have their different intensity of side effects. Ensure you consult your health care provider immediately you notice an unusual side effect affect the consumption of Dynamogen.
Patients%
No side effects7
77.8%
It has side effects2
22.2%


Five patients reported price estimates

Do you think The Price of Dynamogen is Worth It?
Do you feel you paid higher than the value you got from it after usage? According to reports from wdrugs.com users, on whether the Dynamogen medicine is affordable, users shared different opinions on the question. The views concerning the price of the medicine were based on some factors like the brand the patient bought, the price compared to its level of effectiveness, the nation or country where the medicine is sold, and the amount of money the patient has. For users who are of the opinion that the medicine is unaffordable, they may have to consider a medicine with another brand in a bid to reduce cost.
Patients%
Expensive3
60.0%
Not expensive2
40.0%


35 patients reported frequency of use

How often should I take Dynamogen?
According to the survey, wdrugs.com reported that users of Dynamogen should take Once in a day as the primarily recommended frequency. However, patients are advised to follow the dosage as prescribed by their physician religiously. To get the opinions of other patients on the ideal consumption frequency of the medicine, click here.
Patients%
Once in a day16
45.7%
3 times in a day9
25.7%
Twice in a day6
17.1%
4 times in a day4
11.4%


21 patients reported doses

What is the specific doses you have used?
Dynamogen May come in various doses. In most cases, antibiotics, antihypertensive, pain killers and anti-diabetic drugs available in different doses. Your doctor may prescribe any of the doses based on the severity of the patient's condition. According to our reports, users of wdrugs.com used the drugs in the following dosage percentage (Provide dosage percentage). Only a handful of drugs are made in a single or fixed dose. Regular health conditions like fever have similar doses. For instance [acetaminophen, 500mg] was used by the patients surveyed although it comes in different doses.
Patients%
6-10mg11
52.4%
1-5mg5
23.8%
501mg-1g2
9.5%
201-500mg1
4.8%
51-100mg1
4.8%
101-200mg1
4.8%


Sixteen patients reported time for results

How long will I use Dynamogen before I begin to notice the effect?
According to the report by users of wdrugs.com, about > 3 month and a few days was the most common time duration among the participants, before they began to feel relief in their health conditions. It is noteworthy that you may not get the same result with other users within the same time frame. Several factors determine the timeframe; hence we implore you to consult your medical expert to get professional advice on how long you should expect to see improvement while consuming Dynamogen. However, if you wish to get the response of other users on the time effectiveness of using Dynamogen kindly click here
Patients%
> 3 month4
25.0%
2 weeks4
25.0%
1 day3
18.8%
5 days2
12.5%
1 week2
12.5%
2 days1
6.2%


Ten patients reported administration

When is the best condition to take Dynamogen: Before or after food?
Based on the survey, the users of wdrugs.com voted that Dynamogen is best taken at After food. It is however worthy of mention that this popular vote may not be an appropriate description for your particular health condition. See your doctor for professional medical advice as regards the best time to take this medicine. If you wish to see the views of other users on the best time to take the medicine, simply click here.
Patients%
After food5
50.0%
Before food2
20.0%
Empty stomach2
20.0%
With a meal1
10.0%


76 patients reported age

Patients%
16-2927
35.5%
1-519
25.0%
> 609
11.8%
30-458
10.5%
6-157
9.2%
46-603
3.9%
< 13
3.9%


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The information was verified by Dr. Harshad Shah, MD Pharmacology