Tofranil


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Tofranil

 [to-fra´nil]
trademark for preparations of imipramine, a tricyclic antidepressant.

Tofranil

(tō-frā′nĭl)
n.
A preparation of the hydrochloride form of the drug imipramine; formerly a trademark.

Tofranil

a trademark for a tricyclic antidepressant (imipramine hydrochloride).

Tofranil®

See Imipramine and desimipramine.

Tofranil

A brand name for IMIPRAMINE.
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Like my stuffy head that sea salt or Tofranil can no longer cut through.
Should a patient develop uncomfortable symptoms after an injection, the treatment is administration of oral Tofranil (no generic form of imipramine is allowed) 25 mg every 4 hours.
In the most recent and ambitious test, SAM-e pills reportedly relieved the symptoms of moderate depression about as well as the prescription antidepressant imipramine (brand names: Tofranil, Janimine).
The doctor took a history, assessed my mental state, and put me on a prescription of Tofranil (imipramine).
Similarly, the annual cost for a generic version of an older drug used to treat depression, Tofranil is about $200.
There are several treatment programs available, such as alarms and prescriptive medications including Tofranil and DDAVP that work best under your doctor's supervision.
The tricyclics were first developed in the 1950s, and they include a lot of medications that are familiar to people who used anti-depressants during the 1970s and '80s such as Tofranil, Elavil, Aventyl, Pamelor, Sinequan, Vivactil, and Norpramin.
Tofranil was begun at 150 milligrams per day and gradually increased to the maximum dosage.
Antidepressants first appeared on the market in the 1950s and came in basically two varieties: tricyclics, such as Elavil and Tofranil, and monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), such as Nardil and Parnate.
In branded pharmaceuticals, sales of EXALGO and PENNSAID([R]) did not offset a significant decline for Restoril and Tofranil that was related to competition from generics.