thank you for your query.
cypon syrup is used for Loss of appetite, weight loss
, anorexia nervosa
& as an adjunct with anti-tubercular regimen for weight gain.
Each 5 ml of Cypon syrup contains Cyproheptadine
Hydrochloride - 2mg
Tricholine citrate - 275 mg
Sorbitol - 2 gm
cyproheptadine is the major component which stimulates the appetite and helps in weight gain.
it should be taken in doses of under 8 mg.
As with doses of more than 8–12 mg per day taken for 5 days suppression of growth hormone
has been seen
Other common side effects include:
, throat, or nose
so i would suggest you to give your child the syrup in moderation and not continuously.also look out for the side effects.
wishing you good health