desipramine


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desipramine

 [des-ip´rah-mēn]
a tricyclic antidepressant of the dibenzazepine group, administered orally as the hydrochloride salt.

desipramine

/de·sip·ra·mine/ (des-ip´rah-mēn) a tricyclic antidepressant of the dibenzazepine class; used as the hydrochloride salt.

desipramine

(dĭ-zĭp′rə-mēn, dĕz′ə-prăm′ĭn)
n.
A tricyclic antidepressant drug, C18H22N2, used in its hydrochloride form.

desipramine

Norpramin®, Pertofran Therapeutics An imipramine-like tricyclic antidepressant. See Imipramine.

desipramine

a tricyclic antidepressant.
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A significant reduction in immobility time in the TST was observed in the mice treated with YZ-30 and YZ-50, similar to the positive control desipramine, indicating a significant antidepressant-like effect.
Treatment--behavioural and pharmacological (for excessive sleepiness and cataplexy) Behavioural Ensure good sleep hygiene (avoid sleep deprivation) Consider use of strategic napping Pharmacological: For excessive sleepiness Methylphenidate Amphetamine Modafinil Selegiline (also anti-cataplectic) Pharmacological: For cataplexy Gamma-hydroxybutyric acid/sodium oxybate Protriptyline Desipramine Imipramine Clomipramine Venlafaxine Duloxetine Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors
The rats were pretreated 30 minutes before the 6-OHDA infusion with 25 mg/kg intraperitoneal desipramine (Sigma) to protect noradrenergic projections.
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imipramine and desipramine, are effective in controlling behaviour and improving cognitive impairments but are less effective than the stimulants.
Some of the most frequently prescribed tricyclics are amitriptyline (Elavil), desipramine (Norpramin), clomipramine (Anafranil), doxepin (Sinequan), imipramine, (Tofranil), nortriptyline (Pamelor), protriptyline (Vivactil) and trimipramine (Surmontil).
Effects of desipramine on irritable bowel syndrome compared with atropine and placebo.
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Decrease in brain serotonin-2 receptor binding in patients with major depression following desipramine treatment: a positron emission tomography study with fluorine-18-labeled setoperone.
Examples include doxepin (Adapin, Sinequan), amitriptyline (Elavil), desipramine (Norpramin) and nortriptyline (Pamelor).