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Depik

Depik Information

Depik Benefits & Uses

Depik is used to treat the following -

Depik 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

Imipramine

Depik Side Effects

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

  1. Sleepiness
  2. Blurred vision
  3. Constipation Moderate
  4. Weight gain
  5. Dry Mouth Mild
  6. Difficulty urinating
  7. Rapid heart rate (pulse)
  8. Orthostatic Hypotension (Sudden Lowering of Blood Pressure on Standing)
  9. Nausea or vomiting
  10. Tremor
  11. Abdominal Pain Moderate

Depik Related Warnings

Is the use of Depik safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Depik. If you also feel the same, then discontinue it and start only on doctor advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Depik safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Depik. It should not be taken only under medical supervision.

Severe

What is the effect of Depik on the Kidneys?

Depik may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Depik on the Liver?

Depik has very mild side effects on the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Depik on the Heart?

Depik has very mild side effects on the [Organ].

Mild

Severe Interaction of Depik with Other Drugs

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

Paracetamol,Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan

    Depik Contraindications

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

    1. Heart Disease
    2. Suicidal Tendency
    3. Bipolar Disorder
    4. Schizophrenia
    5. Thyroid
    6. Diabetes
    7. Depression

    Frequently asked Questions about Depik

    Is this Depik habit forming or addictive?

    No, there is no any evidence that Depik is addictive.

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

    After taking Depik you may feel sleepy. So it is not safe to undertake these activities.

    Dangerous

    Is it safe?

    Yes, but take Depik only as per medical advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

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

    हाँ

    Depik Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Depik

    Taking Depik with food does not cause any problem.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Depik

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

    Severe

    Details

    सामग्री For 1 Strip(S) (10 Tablets Each)
    This medicine data has been created by -
    Md Saadullah
    M.Pharma, Pharmacy
    3 Years of Experience
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    Vikas Chauhan
    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    2 Years of Experience
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    References

    1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 679-680
    2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 455-458
    3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Tofranil-PM™ (imipramine pamoate)