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trazodone

 [tra´zo-dōn]
an antidepressant used orally as the hydrochloride salt to treat major depressive episodes with or without prominent anxiety

trazodone

/tra·zo·done/ (tra´zo-dōn) an antidepressant, used as the hydrochloride salt to treat major depressive episodes with or without prominent anxiety.

trazodone

(trā′zə-dōn′)
n.
A white odorless crystalline compound, C19H22ClN5O, used in its hydrochloride form as an antidepressant.

trazodone

[tra′zo-dōn]
an antidepressant used orally as the hydrochloride salt to treat major depressive episodes with or without prominent anxiety.

trazodone

Desyrel® Pharmacology An SSRI-antidepressant that blocks postsynaptic serotonin-5HT and alpha-adrenergic receptors; it is therapeutically similar to desimipramine, et al Contraindications Pregnancy, arrhythmias, post-MI Adverse effects Sedation, postural hypotension, ventricular arrhythmias. See Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor.

trazodone

An antidepressant drug. A brand name is Molipaxin.
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21 January 2011 - Canada-based specialty pharmaceutical company Labopharm Inc (TSE: DDS) announced yesterday that Health Canada's Therapeutic Products Directorate (TPD) has approved OLEPTRO (trazodone hydrochloride Extended Release Tablets), a novel once-daily formulation of the antidepressant trazodone, for the symptomatic relief of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) in adults.
OLEPTRO is a once-daily formulation of the antidepressant trazodone for the symptomatic relief of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) in adults.
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