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Depsodep 25 mg/10 mg Tablet

Prescription Required
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Depsodep 25 mg/10 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression. It is a combination medicine which works by increasing the level of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating mood. It also calms the brain by decreasing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells.

Depsodep 25 mg/10 mg Tablet can be taken with or without food. However, it is advised to take it at the same time each day as this helps to maintain a consistent level of medicine in the body. Take this medicine in the dose and duration advised by your doctor as it has habit-forming potential. If you miss a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. Finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. It is important not to stop this medicine suddenly as this may cause nausea and anxiety.

Some common side effects of this medicine include constipation, difficulty in urination, dryness in mouth, increased heart rate and blur vision. It may also cause dizziness and sleepiness. So, do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. This medicine may cause weight gain and to control it, you should exercise regularly and have a balanced diet. Most of the common side effects tend to be mild and temporary. Your doctor may be able to suggest ways of preventing or reducing side effects if they bother you or do not go away. Serious side effects are rare.

Take caution while taking medicine if you are suffering from liver or kidney disease. Your doctor should also know about all other medicines you are taking as many of these may make this medicine less effective or change the way it works. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding.

Uses of Depsodep Tablet

Side effects of Depsodep Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Depsodep

  • Constipation
  • Difficulty in urination
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Weight gain
  • Confusion
  • Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing)
  • Tiredness
  • Blurred vision
  • Increased heart rate
  • Uncoordinated body movements
  • Depression
  • Memory impairment

How to use Depsodep Tablet

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. Depsodep 25 mg/10 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Depsodep Tablet works

Depsodep 25 mg/10 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Imipramine and chlordiazepoxide which treat depression. Imipramine is a tricyclic antidepressant which increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression. Chlordiazepoxide is a benzodiazepine (BZD) which works by increasing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Depsodep 25 mg/10 mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Depsodep 25 mg/10 mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy as there is definite evidence of risk to the developing baby. However, the doctor may rarely prescribe it in some life-threatening situations if the benefits are more than the potential risks. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Depsodep 25 mg/10 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Depsodep 25 mg/10 mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
As Depsodep 25 mg/10 mg Tablet may make you feel drowsy or affect your concentration and this may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Depsodep 25 mg/10 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Depsodep 25 mg/10 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Depsodep 25 mg/10 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Depsodep 25 mg/10 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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Fact Box

Habit Forming
Yes

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References

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  4. Chlordiazepoxide. Costa Mesa, California: ICN Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; 2005. [Accessed 23 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

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