clomipramine


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clomipramine

 [klo-mip´rah-mēn]
1. a tricyclic antidepressant of the dibenzazepine class, used in the form of the hydrochloride salt. Also used as an antianxiety agent and investigationally to relieve symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder.
2. a tricyclic antidepressant with anxiolytic activity, also used in treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, bulimia nervosa, cataplexy associated with narcolepsy, and chronic, severe pain; used as the hydrochloride salt.

clomipramine

/clo·mip·ra·mine/ (klo-mip´rah-mēn) a tricyclic antidepressant with anxiolytic activity, also used in obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, bulimia nervosa, cataplexy associated with narcolepsy, and chronic, severe pain; used as the hydrochloride salt.

clomipramine

(klō-mĭp′rə-mēn′)
n.
A tricyclic antidepressant drug, C19H23ClN2, used in the form of its hydrochloride salt primarily to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder.

clomiPRAMINE

[klōmip′rämēn]
1 a tricyclic antidepressant of the dibenzazepine class, used in the form of the hydrochloride salt, also used as an antianxiety agent and investigationally to relieve symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder.
2 a tricyclic antidepressant with anxiolytic activity, also used in treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, bulimia nervosa, cataplexy associated with narcolepsy, and chronic, severe pain, used as the hydrochloride salt.

clomipramine

Neuropharmacology A tricyclic antidepressant analogue of imipramine, used for OCD Adverse effects Sedation, anticholinergic effects, orthostatic HTN, tremor, nausea, sweating, seizures, arrhythmias, sexual dysfunction

clomipramine

A tricyclic antidepressant drug useful, also, in phobic anxiety and obsessive states. The drug is on the WHO official list. A brand name is Anafranil.

clomipramine (klōmip´rəmēn´),

n brand name: Anafranil;
drug class: tricylic antidepressant;
action: inhibits both norepinephrine and serotinin (5-HT) uptake in brain;
uses: obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, neurogenic pain.
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