FAQs ABOUT CONIDEP 4MG
What is the use of CONIDEP 4MG?
CONIDEP 4MG is prescription medicine used to treat hypertension and angina. It can also be used to treat renal parenchymal hypertension (increased pressure within the kidneys).
How to take CONIDEP 4MG?
CONIDEP 4MG should be taken as advised by your physician. Swallow the medicine with a glass of water. Do not crush or chew the medicine. It can be taken preferably with meals. Do not stop taking CONIDEP 4MG unless your doctor advice you to stop.
Can pregnant women take CONIDEP 4MG?
It is better to consult your doctor before taking CONIDEP 4MG if you are pregnant. Your doctor may evaluate your condition and decide whether you should use CONIDEP 4MG or not.
Are there any serious side-effects for CONIDEP 4MG?
CONIDEP 4MG is generally safe and does not cause any serious side effects. However, very rarely it may cause serious liver problems. If you experience any signs of liver problems such as general weakness with decrease in appetite and yellowing of the skin and whites of the eye, stop taking CONIDEP 4MG and consult your doctor immediately.
Can CONIDEP 4MG make me feel dizzy?
Yes. CONIDEP 4MG may make you feel dizzier. Do not work at heights, drive a car, or operate dangerous tools or machines if you feel dizzy.
What precautions do I need to follow while taking CONIDEP 4MG?
Before taking CONIDEP 4MG you need to inform your doctor if you are having any heart conditions other than high blood pressure (such as low blood pressure and cardiogenic shock). Avoid consumption of alcohol and grapefruit juice while taking CONIDEP 4MG as it could excessively reduce your blood pressure. You should also be careful while driving or operating any tools or machines while taking CONIDEP 4MG as it may make you feel dizzy.
How long should I use CONIDEP 4MG?
You are recommended to use CONIDEP 4MG until your doctor suggests you stop the medication. Your doctor will decide duration of therapy for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition. Do not stop taking CONIDEP 4MG without consulting your doctor to achieve maximum benefits.
Is CONIDEP 4MG a vasodilator?
Yes. CONIDEP 4MG acts by relaxing the blood vessels supplying the heart. As a result, it improves blood flow and oxygen supply to the heart which reduces pressure on the heart and makes it easier for the heart to pump blood throughout the body. It also reduces blood pressure in the kidneys by relaxing the blood vessels supplying the kidneys.
Should I take CONIDEP 4MG at morning or at night?
You should take CONIDEP 4MG as advised by your physician. Timings and the doses may vary depending upon your age and health condition. Therefore, consult your doctor for advice.
What are the common side-effects of CONIDEP 4MG?
CONIDEP 4MG can make you feel dizzy or lightheaded. It can also cause headache or rapid heartbeat in some individuals. If you feel dizzy, avoid driving or travelling on your own. Stay away from hazardous works like operating heavy tools or machines if your concentration is affected by CONIDEP 4MG. Applying a pain-relieving balm on the forehead can help you to manage with headache. However, consult your doctor if any of the symptoms worsens or severely affects your ability in doing day-to-day activities.
Can patients with kidney impairment take CONIDEP 4MG?
Yes. Patients with kidney impairment can take CONIDEP 4MG after consulting their doctor. CONIDEP 4MG has protective effects on the kidney cells. It reduces blood pressure in the kidneys which prevents further damage to the kidney cells and can reduce protein leakage through kidneys especially in patients who have both diabetes as well as high blood pressure.