imipramine


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imipramine

 [ĭ-mip´rah-mēn]
a tricyclic antidepressant of the dibenzazepine group, used also in the treatment of childhood enuresis, panic disorder, chronic pain, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, cataplexy associated with narcolepsy, urinary incontinence, and bulimia nervosa. Administered orally or intramuscularly as the hydrochloride salt and orally as the pamoate salt.

imipramine

/imip·ra·mine/ (ĭ-mip´rah-mēn) a tricyclic antidepressant of the dibenzazepine class, used as i. hydrochloride or i. pamoate.

imipramine

(ĭ-mĭp′rə-mēn′)
n.
A tricyclic drug, C19H24N2, used in the form of its salts to treat depression and enuresis.

imipramine

Neuropharmacology A dibenzazepine class tricyclic antidepressant used for depression, enuresis Adverse effects Insomnia, numbness, tingling, tremors, seizures, dry mouth, blurred vision

imipramine

A widely used tricyclic antidepressant drug. A brand name is Tofranil.

imipramine

a tricyclic antidepressant used in the treatment of behavior disorders and urinary incontinence in dogs.
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This symptom also regressed after giving Imipramine, which is a noradrenergic reuptake inhibitor.
Sertraline appears to be a viable treatment option in patients with refractory PME given its fewer adverse effects and higher validity in comparison to Imipramine.
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The tricyclic antidepressant imipramine (20 mg/kg) (F) was used as positive control.
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SAMe consistently performs as well as or better than older-generation antidepressants such as imipramine and desipramine, drugs which are highly effective but have an unfavorable safety profile.
Three of the six studies used imipramine, a tricyclic antidepressant, and the other three used paroxetine, a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor.
After other exclusions, the authors were left with just 6 trials of 2 drugs--paroxetine and imipramine.
Three of the trials were of Paxil, from GlaxoSmithKline Plc, a so-called SSRI (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor), and the other three were of imipramine, an older generic drug from the class known as tricyclics.