Adelphane 0.1mg/10mg Tablet

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Composition for Adelphane 0.1mg/10mg Tablet

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12.45
₹1.24/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Adelphane 0.1mg/10mg Tablet

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Uses of Reserpine

Reserpine is used in the treatment of hypertension.
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Side effects of Reserpine

Common

Inability to concentrate, Drowsiness.

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How to use Reserpine

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it.
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Uses of Dihydralazine

Dihydralazine is used in the treatment of hypertension.
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Side effects of Dihydralazine

Common

Headache, Loss of appetite, Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Palpitations, Increased heart rate, Angina pectoris.

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How to use Dihydralazine

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it.

How Adelphane 0.1mg/10mg Tablet works

Dihydralazine works by relaxing blood vessel which lowers blood pressure and allows more blood and oxygen to reach the heart and other organs.

In Depth Information on Adelphane 0.1mg/10mg Tablet

Expert advice for Reserpine

  • Inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions: history of peptic ulcers, gallstones, or ulcerative colitis, kidney problems or are planning to undergo any surgical procedures.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as reserpine may cause drowsiness, dizziness, blurred vision, or light-headedness.
  • Do not drink alcohol while taking reserpine as it may worsen the side effects.
  • You may experience dizziness or fainting while using reserpine, especially in the morning. To prevent such symptoms, sit up or stand slowly.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you develop the signs of depression (feelings of decreased self-worth, loss of appetite, trouble in sleeping, decrease in sexual ability or interest).
  • Avoid becoming overheated during exercise or in hot weather as reserpine may cause heatstroke.
  • Use of reserpine is not recommended in children.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

Expert advice for Dihydralazine

  • Stop taking dihydralazine if you develop serious or life-threatening allergic reaction. 
  • Do consult your doctor if you have had a heart attack, pain in the chest (angina), narrowing of blood vessels of the brain (cerebrovascular disease), serious liver or kidney disease.
  • Do not stop taking dihydralazine unless advised by a doctor.
  • Dihydralazine may make you drowsy, dizzy, or confused. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this medication affects you.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • With prolonged use of dihydralazine in large doses, a condition resembling autoimmune disease affecting skin, joints, kidneys, brain, and other organs (systemic lupus erythematosus) may develop.
Warnings
Special precautions for Adelphane 0.1mg/10mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Adelphane 0.1mg/10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Adelphane 0.1mg/10mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Adelphane 0.1mg/10mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during
lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Adelphane 0.1mg/10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy,
tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Adelphane 0.1mg/10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Adelphane 0.1mg/10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

However, the information available is very limited for this medicine.
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Liver
Adelphane 0.1mg/10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Adelphane 0.1mg/10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

However, the information available is very limited for this medicine.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Adelphane 0.1mg/10mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Reserpine

Q. Is Reserpine a beta blocker/ antidepressant?
Reserpine is an antipsychotic and antihypertensive drug. It is not a beta blocker or an antidepressant drug
Q. Does Reserpine cause depression?
Yes. Reserpine is known to cause depression. Consult your doctor immediately if you develop if you develop the signs of depression (feelings of decreased self-worth, loss of appetite, trouble in sleeping, decrease in sexual ability or interest)
Q. Where does Reserpine come from?
Reserpine comes from the dried root of Rauwolfia serpentine.

Substitutes for Adelphane

No substitutes found for this medicine
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