trimipramine maleate


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Related to trimipramine maleate: Surmontil

trimipramine maleate

[trimip′rəmēn]
a tricyclic antidepressant.
indications It is prescribed in the treatment of depression.
contraindications Concomitant use of a monoamine oxidase inhibitor within 14 days or known hypersensitivity to this drug prohibits its use. It is not given during recovery from myocardial infarction or to schizophrenic patients. It is not recommended for children.
adverse effects Among the more serious adverse effects are sedation tachycardia, seizures, parkinsonism, blurred vision, hypotension, and aggravation of glaucoma.

trimipramine maleate (trīmip´rə-mēn),

n brand name: Surmontil;
drug class: antidepressant-tricyclic;
action: inhibits both norepinephrine and serotonin (5-HT) uptake in the brain;
uses: treatment of depression and of enuresis in children.
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