DEPIN 30 MG TABLET SR

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Overview

Uses of Depin Tablet SR

DEPIN 30 MG TABLET SR is used in the treatment of high blood pressure and chest pain (Angina).

Depin Tablet SR side effects

Common
  • Fatigue
  • Ankle swelling
  • Sleepiness
  • Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Dizziness
  • Palpitations
  • Edema (swelling)
  • Abdominal pain

How to use Depin Tablet SR

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. DEPIN 30 MG TABLET SR may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Depin Tablet SR works

DEPIN 30 MG TABLET SR is a calcium channel blocker. It works by relaxing blood vessels which makes the heart more efficient at pumping blood throughout the body.

Depin Tablet SR related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
DEPIN 30 MG TABLET SR 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.
Lactation
SAFE
DEPIN 30 MG TABLET SR is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
DEPIN 30 MG TABLET SR may make you feel dizzy, faint, extremely tired or have visual disturbances. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
DEPIN 30 MG TABLET SR is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of DEPIN 30 MG TABLET SR is recommended.
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
DEPIN 30 MG TABLET SR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of DEPIN 30 MG TABLET SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Depin Tablet SR?

If you miss a dose of DEPIN 30 MG TABLET SR, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed DEPIN 30 MG TABLET SR to improve your blood pressure and/or to reduce the number and severity of angina attacks.
  • Lowering blood pressure reduces the chance of future heart attack & stroke.
  • It can cause ankle or foot swelling. Raise your legs while you’re sitting down and talk to your doctor if it does not go away.
  • A sudden drop in your blood pressure may occur, especially when you first start taking DEPIN 30 MG TABLET SR. To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • Take it at the same time every day to help you remember to take it.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Depin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Psycolith
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Excrete
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Ranisol, Vepred, Catapred
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stacort
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Clarimac
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Itraspan, Itzo, Canzit
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Samwell
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Rosidoc, Rosustin, Rosucad
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Cilniright, Torcillin, D Blok
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Depin

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High blood pressure and diabetes
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
just telling high BP and sugar wil not help in giving u medicinetell the details since when u have diabetes and hypertensionwhat medicine u taking for bothand also do following blood testHba1c, Blood sugar ( fasting & PP), Urine routine, CBC, ESR, Lipid profile, Thyroid profile, Serum creatinine, BUN, eGFR, AST & ALT
How to maintain high blood pressure?What type of restrictions in High blood pressure?
Dr. Saurabh Arora
Heart Specialist
Avoid fried food and extra salts and regular exercise
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FAQs

Q. Is Depin safe?
Depin is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. Is Depin a nitrate/beta-blocker/ACE inhibitor/tocolytic?
No. Depin is not a nitrate, beta-blocker, or an ACE inhibitor. It is a calcium channel blocker.
Q. Does Depin cause dry mouth?
Depin can cause dry mouth as an uncommon side effect. Please consult your doctor if experience dry mouth after taking Depin.
Q. Is Depin a diuretic?
Depin is not a diuretic. Depin belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers or calcium antagonists and is used to treat high blood pressure, angina (chest pain) or a condition called Raynaud’s phenomenon which causes discolouration (often whitening) of the fingers and toes.
Q. Is Depin a calcium channel blocker?
Depin belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers or calcium antagonists and is used to treat high blood pressure, angina (chest pain) or a condition called Raynaud’s phenomenon which causes discolouration (often whitening) of the fingers and toes.
Q. Is Depin a blood thinner?
Depin is not a blood thinner. Depin belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers or calcium antagonists and is used to treat high blood pressure, angina (chest pain) or a condition called Raynaud’s phenomenon which causes discolouration (often whitening) of the fingers and toes.
Q. Can I take ibuprofen with Depin ?
Depin can be taken with ibuprofen. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Depin with pseudoephedrine?
Depin can be taken with pseudoephedrine. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Depin with naproxen?
Depin can be taken with naproxen. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Does Depin cause hair loss?
Depin does not cause hair loss. Please consult your doctor if you experience hair loss after taking Depin as it requires proper diagnosis and treatment.
Q. Does Depin make you tired?
Depin may make you feel dizzy, faint, extremely tired or have visual disturbances. Do not drive or operate machinery if you are affected in this way. This may be more likely when you first start treatment, if you change tablets, or if you have drunk alcohol.
Q. Does Depin cause tachycardia?
Depin can cause tachycardia (increase the heart rate) as an uncommon side effect. Please consult your doctor if you experience palpitations (noticeably rapid, strong, or irregular heartbeat) after taking Depin.
Q. Does Depin expire?
Yes, Depin does expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date mentioned on the pack. You must check the expiry date before using any medicine.
Q. Is Depin an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor?
Depin is not an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. Depin belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers or calcium antagonists and is used to treat high blood pressure, angina (chest pain) or a condition called Raynaud’s phenomenon which causes discolouration (often whitening) of the fingers and toes.
Q. Is Depin a beta blocker?
Depin is not a beta blocker. Depin belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers or calcium antagonists and is used to treat high blood pressure, angina (chest pain) or a condition called Raynaud’s phenomenon which causes discolouration (often whitening) of the fingers and toes.<br>
Q. Is Depin the same as amlodipine?
Depin and amlodipine are two different drugs which belongs to a group of medicines called calcium channel blockers or calcium antagonists.
Q. Can I take paracetamol with Depin ?
Depin can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take aspirin with Depin?
Depin can be taken with aspirin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take sildenafil with Depin ?
Depin may increase the level or effect of sildenafil by affecting its metabolism. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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