As with any medication, there are potential side effects with Cardene. One of these possible side effects is depression
Cardene and Depression: How Common Is It?
The safety and effectiveness of Cardene has been studied in many people. In these clinical trials, less than 1 percent of people reported depression as a side effect of Cardene.
The challenge with Cardene and depression is that, given how rarely depression is reported with Cardene and how common it is within the general population, it is difficult to tell whether depression is caused by Cardene, other factors, or a combination of both.
Cardene and Depression: Recommendations
For people taking Cardene, depression may occur. Therefore, if you notice any possible symptoms of depression
while taking Cardene, or something "just does not seem right," you should talk to your healthcare provider. He or she will be able to diagnose and treat the problem. If your healthcare provider believes the medicine may be causing your symptoms, he or she may recommend another angina or blood pressure medicine