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Depik Forte

Depik Forte Information

Depik Forte Benefits & Uses

Depik Forte is used to treat the following -

Depik Forte Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Depik Forte

Diazepam
Imipramine

Depik Forte Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Depik Forte is used -

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Memory problems
  3. Uncoordinated Body Movements
  4. Dizziness Severe
  5. Headache Mild
  6. Dry Mouth Mild
  7. Fatigue Mild
  8. Depression Moderate
  9. Irritability
  10. Slurred speech
  11. Constipation Moderate
  12. Diarrhoea
  13. Vertigo Mild
  14. Cough Mild
  15. Bone Fracture
  16. Bradycardia
  17. Nausea or vomiting
  18. Convulsion
  19. Shortness of Breath Severe
  20. Skin Rash Severe
  21. Loss of appetite
  22. Sleepiness
  23. Blurred vision
  24. Weight gain
  25. Difficulty urinating
  26. Rapid heart rate (pulse)
  27. Orthostatic Hypotension (Sudden Lowering of Blood Pressure on Standing)
  28. Tremor
  29. Abdominal Pain Moderate

Depik Forte Related Warnings

Is the use of Depik Forte safe for pregnant women?

Depik Forte can cause unwanted effects on pregnant women. If you experience any such side effects, stop taking Depik Forte right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.

Moderate

Is the use of Depik Forte safe during breastfeeding?

Depik Forte may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Depik Forte on the Kidneys?

Side effects of Depik Forte rarely affect the [Organ].

Safe

What is the effect of Depik Forte on the Liver?

Depik Forte is rarely harmful for [Organ].

Safe

What is the effect of Depik Forte on the Heart?

Side effects of Depik Forte rarely affect the [Organ].

Safe

Severe Interaction of Depik Forte with Other Drugs

Depik Forte should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Depik Forte Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Depik Forte unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  2. Dementia
  3. Asthma
  4. Depression
  5. Liver Disease
  6. Glaucoma
  7. Kidney Disease
  8. Heart Disease
  9. Suicidal Tendency
  10. Bipolar Disorder
  11. Schizophrenia
  12. Thyroid
  13. Diabetes
  14. Depression

Frequently asked Questions about Depik Forte

Is this Depik Forte habit forming or addictive?

No, you do not get addicted to Depik Forte.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Depik Forte. So it is best to avoid driving.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

" Yes, Depik Forte it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, in many cases, taking Depik Forte can help with mental disorders.

हाँ

Depik Forte Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Depik Forte

Taking Depik Forte with food does not cause any problem.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Depik Forte

Consumption of alcohol and Depik Forte together may have severe effects on your health.

Severe

Depik Forte से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल over 1 year पहले

How to take Depik Forte?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS, Pediatrics

Depik Forte comes as a tablet, extended-release (long-acting) capsule, and concentrate (liquid), it should be taken by mouth. It is usually taken 1 to 4 times in a day or as advised by your doctor. Precautions must be taken in patients with chronic pulmonary insufficiency, personality disorders, muscle weakness, impaired liver or kidney function. Do not drive any vehicle or operate machinery after taking this medicine as it can cause drowsiness or sedation.

सवाल 9 months पहले

Does Depik Forte cause weight gain?

Dr. Keshu Lal Damor MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Depik Forte causes weight gain. However, the exact cause behind it is not known. If you gain weight after taking Depik Forte, discuss it with your doctor.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can Depik Forte cause constipation?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

Yes, constipation is a common side effect of this medicine, the exact cause of constipation associated with it is not known. However, if you are experiencing severe constipation after taking this drug, then please consult your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

How long can I safely take Depik Forte?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS, General Physician

Take Depik Forte as advised by your doctor. Do not take it longer than prescribed. Initially, a doctor prescribes this drug for a shorter duration and recommends his/her patient to follow- up/ re-visit to check for results. Taking this medicine longer than prescribed can lead to addiction because this is a habit-forming drug which can lead to drug dependency in patients.

सवाल 10 months पहले

Does Depik Forte cause dry mouth?

Dr. Madhur Anand MBBS, MS, General Surgery

Yes, Depik Forte causes dry mouth. It is a common side effect of it. If you experience excess dry mouth after taking this drug, then please consult your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

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