lofepramine


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lofepramine

A tricyclic antidepressant, see there.

lofepramine

A TRICYCLIC ANTIDEPRESSANT DRUG. A brand name is Gamanil.
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Ginkgo biloba, reflexology, and magnetic therapy all had some proven level of efficacy, while bee venom, low-fat diet with omega3 supplementation, and lofepramine plus L-phenylalanine with B12 were all found ineffective, the subcommittee said (Neurology 2014;82:1083-92).
The search covered the Co chrane, Medline, EMBASE and LILACS databases, using combinations of the following MeSH terms: "diabetic neuropathy", "pain", "antidepressive agent", "duloxetine", "sertraline", "citalopram", "paroxetine", "fluoxetine", "venlafaxine", "fluvoxamine", "lofepramine", "milnazipram", "reboxetine", "sibutramine", "viloxacine", "mirtazapine", "nefazodone", "treatment outcome", "investigational therapy" "neuropathy" and "treatment".
I decided to prescribe him a mild antidepressant that had worked well for him in the past." McElhill was prescribed a month's supply of Lofepramine and was asked to return to his GP within seven to 10 days.
The stash included Sertraline, Lofepramine, another antidepressant, and Zopiclone, a hypnotic drug used to treat insomnia.
He also said Mr Rees had taken a cocktail of drugs including paracetamol, codeine, tramadol and lofepramine.
Key Words: antidepressant, hypotension, epidural anaesthesia, imipramine, lofepramine
The non-SSRIs used were amitriptyline, clomipramine, imipramine, lofepramine, nortriptyline, maprotiline, mianserin, moclobemide, trimipramine, and venlaflaxine.
The drug Gamanil - also known as lofepramine - is used in the treatment of depressive illness.
TCAs studied included amitriptyline, imipramine, clomipramine, doxepin, dothiepin, trimipramine, and lofepramine. Ten studies focused on use of TCAs in primary care and 12 studies in psychiatric settings.
Looking more closely at the three most frequently prescribed tricyclics-amitripty-line, lofepramine, and dothiepin--there was no evidence of a class effect.
The effect of low dose lofepramine in depressed elderly patients in general medical wards.