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trazodone

 [tra´zo-dōn]
an antidepressant used orally as the hydrochloride salt to treat major depressive episodes with or without prominent anxiety

trazodone

/tra·zo·done/ (tra´zo-dōn) an antidepressant, used as the hydrochloride salt to treat major depressive episodes with or without prominent anxiety.

trazodone

(trā′zə-dōn′)
n.
A white odorless crystalline compound, C19H22ClN5O, used in its hydrochloride form as an antidepressant.

trazodone

[tra′zo-dōn]
an antidepressant used orally as the hydrochloride salt to treat major depressive episodes with or without prominent anxiety.

trazodone

Desyrel® Pharmacology An SSRI-antidepressant that blocks postsynaptic serotonin-5HT and alpha-adrenergic receptors; it is therapeutically similar to desimipramine, et al Contraindications Pregnancy, arrhythmias, post-MI Adverse effects Sedation, postural hypotension, ventricular arrhythmias. See Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor.

trazodone

An antidepressant drug. A brand name is Molipaxin.
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OLEPTRO is a once-daily formulation of the antidepressant trazodone for the symptomatic relief of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) in adults.
Howard-Tripp, president and CEO, said that Labopharm intends to commercialise OLEPTRO in Canada with a marketing partner.
OLEPTRO acts as a serotonin antagonist reuptake inhibitor (SARI), providing physicians and patients in Canada with a new option in the treatment of MDD.
The primary efficacy endpoint of the study was to compare the change in the Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression (HAMD-17) total score from baseline to the end of the study in the OLEPTRO group versus the placebo group.
CEO James Howard-Tripp said that OLEPTRO is the company's second CONTRAMID technology-based product to receive FDA approval in just over a year.
The company currently expects to finalise the commercialisation plan for OLEPTRO in the near term.
Naltrexone * Vivitrol, ReVia Ondansetron * Zofran Topiramate * Topamax Trazodone * Desyrel, Oleptro