Also Known As: Cyproheptadine, Periactin

Cyproheptadine, sold under the brand name Periactin, is a first-generation antihistamine with additional anticholinergic, antiserotonergic, and local anesthetic properties.

  • Cyproheptadine is used to treat allergic reactions (specifically hay fever).[2]
  • Can also be used as a preventive measure against migraine in children and adolescents.[10][11][12][13][14]

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