imipramine hydrochloride


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imipramine hydrochloride

[imip′rəmēn]
a tricyclic antidepressant.
indication It is prescribed in the treatment of mental depression.
contraindications Concomitant administration of monoamine oxidase inhibitors, recent myocardial infarction, cardiovascular disease or seizure disorder, or known hypersensitivity to this drug or to other tricyclic medication prohibits its use.
adverse effects Among the more serious adverse effects are sedation, GI disturbances, and cardiovascular and neurological reactions. It should not be withdrawn abruptly. This drug interacts with many other drugs.

imipramine hydrochloride

(im-ip′ră-mēn″)
A tricyclic antidepressant that can be used to treat depression, panic disorder, agoraphobia, and, because of its anticholinergic side effects, bed-wetting. Common side effects include dry mouth, constipation, urinary retention, and drowsiness.

Imipramine hydrochloride

A drug used to increase bladder capacity.
Mentioned in: Bed-Wetting
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