trazodone HCl

trazodone HCl, (trā´zədōn´),

n brand names: Desyrel, Trazon, Trialodine;
drug class: antidepressant;
action: selectively inhibits serotonin-specific reuptake in the brain;
use: treatment of depression.
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For the elderly, again, I start with half the standard dose; I also try to use those tricyclics less apt to cause confusion, agitation or cardiac arrhythmias, such as desipramine HCl or trazodone HCl (Desyrel).