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Council on Drugs
August 17, 1964

Evaluation of an Antihistaminic

JAMA. 1964;189(7):573. doi:10.1001/jama.1964.03070070045011

Cyproheptadine hydrochloride may be effective in controlling pruritus and in relieving seasonal and perennial pollinosis. With the exception of somnolence, which was usually transient, the adverse reactions reported from its use occurred infrequently.