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Manufactured by: Zydus Cadila

Contains / Salt: Atenolol Nifedipine

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Depten Information

Depten Benefits & Uses

Depten is used to treat the following -

Depten 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 Depten


Depten Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Headache Mild
  3. Fatigue Mild
  4. Dizziness Mild
  5. Diarrhoea
  6. Drowsiness
  7. Wheezing Moderate
  8. Orthostatic Hypotension (Sudden Lowering of Blood Pressure on Standing)
  9. Blurred vision
  10. Cold hands
  11. Ankle Swelling
  12. Flushing
  13. Palpitations (fluttering in chest)
  14. Edema Moderate
  15. Abdominal Pain Mild

Depten Related Warnings

Is the use of Depten safe for pregnant women?

Depten shows severe effect on pregnant women. For this reason, take it after medical advice only. Taking it with your desire can be harmful.

Is the use of Depten safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding, may suffer serious consequences after taking Depten. So don't take this drug without consulting your doctor first, otherwise it may be dangerous for you.

What is the effect of Depten on the Kidneys?

Depten is not harmful for [Organ].

What is the effect of Depten on the Liver?

Side effects of Depten rarely affect the [Organ].

What is the effect of Depten on the Heart?

Information about safety of Depten for [Organ] is not available since scientific research on this is yet to be done.

Severe Interaction of Depten with Other Drugs

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

Depten Contraindications

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

  1. Diabetes
  2. Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension)
  3. Hyperthyroidism
  4. Asthma
  5. Kidney Disease
  6. Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD)
  7. Glaucoma
  8. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  9. Tachycardia
  10. Heart Failure
  11. Diabetes

Frequently asked Questions about Depten

Is this Depten habit forming or addictive?

No, Depten is not habit forming.

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

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

Is it safe?

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

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Depten for mental disorders.

Depten Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Depten

Eating certain foods may increase the time it takes Depten to have an effect. You should consult your doctor about it.

Interaction between Alcohol and Depten

Information about the interaction of Depten and alcohol is not available because this topic has not been researched yet.

Depten से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 5 months पहले

Is it safe to take Depten?

Dr. Keshu Lal Damor MBBS, MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Depten is safe to use, if taken in prescribed amount and duration as advised by the doctor. However, certain side effects have been associated with this drug such as headache, difficulty breathing, and dizziness. If you experience any discomfort after taking this medicine then inform your doctor immediately and follow his/her instructions.

सवाल 2 months पहले

Does Depten cause diabetes?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

No, Depten does not cause diabetes. It has not been reported by the patients who are taking this drug. 

सवाल 4 months पहले

Can Depten cause weight gain?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS, Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

Yes, Depten may cause weight gain. It is a rare side effect of this drug. The exact cause of weight gain is not known. However, if you are experiencing rapid weight gain after taking this drug, then you are advised to discuss it with your doctor.

सवाल 8 months पहले

How does Depten work?

Dr. Roshni Poonja MBBS, Other

Depten contains atenolol which is presumed to work through multiple mechanisms. It reduces blood pressure and slows down the fast heartbeat by blocking the influx of calcium ions and binding to certain receptors (beta-adrenoceptors) in the smooth muscles of heart which prevent the effects of adrenaline and noradrenaline that also contributes in decreasing myocardial (heart) oxygen demand. 

सवाल 7 months पहले

How long can I safely take Depten?

Dr. Tarun kumar MBBS, Other

Take Depten as long as it is recommended by your doctor. Using this drug beyond that period might not be good for you because it can lead to unintended side effects. 


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