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Biolactin 2Mg Syrup

Manufacturer: Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries
Medicine composition: Cyproheptadine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: March 26, 2019

Being an antihistamine, Biolactin 2Mg Syrup is used to relieve allergy symptoms caused by seasonal allergies, food or blood such as watery eyes, sneezing, runny nose or itching eyes or nose. It works by blocking natural substances like serotonin and histamine that your body makes during an allergic reaction. It also treats mild, uncomplicated hives.

During treatment, you may experience drowsiness, constipation, dizziness, blurred vision, or dry mouth, nose or throat as side effects. Some people may also experience serious side effects like mood changes, shaking, seizures, difficulty urinating and irregular heartbeat. A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rarely seen.

Biolactin 2Mg Syrup is not prescribed for people who have an allergic reaction to it, women who are breast-feeding, a newborn baby or premature infant, an elderly person, those who have narrow-angle glaucoma, an enlarged prostate, a peptic ulcer or bladder, stomach, or bowel blockage. Inform your doctor about your medical conditions and other medications you are taking during this treatment. The dosage is based on your age, weight, medical condition, body size and response to treatment.

  • Peptic ulcer

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Pregnant women should consult doctor before using Biolactin 2Mg Syrup.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Breastfeeding women should consult doctor before using Biolactin 2Mg Syrup.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    Caution should be used in patients with impaired renal function.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Biolactin 2Mg Syrup , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of Cyproheptadine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Consult your doctor in case of overdose.

Biolactin 2Mg Syrup has many uses, the most important of which is its action as an antihistamine, anticholinergic and local anaesthetic. The mechanism of action for the drug remains uncertain at this point of time, even though some experiments have been performed on rats to determine the same.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Medicine

    Mezolam 7.5Mg Injection

    Medzol 1Mg Injection

    Zathrin Redimix Suspension

    Pratham 200Mg/5Ml Rediuse Suspension

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About Biolactin 2Mg Syrup
What are the uses of Biolactin 2Mg Syrup
What are the contraindications of Biolactin 2Mg Syrup ?
What are the side effects of Biolactin 2Mg Syrup ?
Key highlights of Biolactin 2Mg Syrup
What are the substitutes for Biolactin 2Mg Syrup ?
What are the dosage instructions?
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What are the interactions of Biolactin 2Mg Syrup ?