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Related to clomipramine: Clomipramine hydrochloride
1. a tricyclic antidepressant of the dibenzazepine class, used in the form of the hydrochloride salt. Also used as an antianxiety agent and investigationally to relieve symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder.
2. a tricyclic antidepressant with anxiolytic activity, also used in treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, bulimia nervosa, cataplexy associated with narcolepsy, and chronic, severe pain; used as the hydrochloride salt.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
A tricyclic antidepressant drug, C19H23ClN2, used in the form of its hydrochloride salt primarily to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder.
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clomipramineNeuropharmacology A tricyclic antidepressant analogue of imipramine, used for OCD Adverse effects Sedation, anticholinergic effects, orthostatic HTN, tremor, nausea, sweating, seizures, arrhythmias, sexual dysfunction
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
clomipramineA tricyclic antidepressant drug useful, also, in phobic anxiety and obsessive states. The drug is on the WHO official list. A brand name is Anafranil.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005