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phenelzine

 [fen´el-zēn]
a monoamine oxidase inhibitor, administered orally as the sulfate salt as an antidepressant and in the prevention of migraine.

phenelzine

/phen·el·zine/ (fen´el-zēn) a monoamine oxidase inhibitor used as the sulfate salt as an antidepressant and in the prophylaxis of migraine.

phenelzine

(fĕn′əl-zēn′)
n.
A monoamine oxidase inhibitor, C8H12N2, used especially in the form of its sulfate as an antidepressant.

phenelzine

An ANTIDEPRESSANT drug of the MONOAMINE OXIDASE INHIBITOR group. A brand name is Nardil.

phenelzine

a monoamine oxidase inhibitor, used as an antidepressant.
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A randomized clinical trial of phenelzine and imipramine for posttraumatic stress disorder.
Phenelzine treatment of elective mutism: A case report.
Continuation pharmacotherapy of borderline personality disorder with haloperidol and phenelzine.
A recent review of placebo-controlled medication trials concluded that 60%-70% of social phobia patients responded to phenelzine, ranking it above SSRI treatment.
A PHENELZINE (also known as Nardil) is a very effective medication for the treatment of depression and phobias.
Tricyclic antidepressants Amitriptyline Clomipramine Desipramine Doxepin Imipramine Nortriptyline Selective serotonin-reuptake inhibitors Fluoxetine Fluvoxam ine Paroxetine Sertraline Monoamine oxidase inhibitors Tranylcypromine Phenelzine Others Alprazolam Amoxapine Bupropion Maprotiline Trazodone Lithium Table 2.
Subsequently phenelzine was added to the lithium regimen and the lethargy improved.
Others received either phenelzine or alprazolam, a drug used with severely depressed patients.
Geometric mean TSFs of all doses of rasagiline were substantially lower than the TSF for phenelzine.
5-20 mg Other agents Lamotrigine 25-500 mg Prazosin (for nightmares) 1-10 mg Phenelzine (MAOI) 45-90 mg * Reprinted with permission from Bandelow B, Zohar J, Hollander E, et al.
Phenelzine is the MAOI most studied and used for the treatment of PTSD.
Zion were questioned about issues including the delay in the patient being seen, use of restraints, lack of supervision, the contraindicated administration of meperidine in a patient who was taking phenelzine, and failure to make a diagnosis.