Nardil


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Nar·dil

 (när′dĭl′)
A trademark for the sulfate form of the drug phenelzine.
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Noun1.Nardil - monoamine oxidase inhibitor (trade name Nardil) used to treat clinical depression
MAOI, monoamine oxidase inhibitor - any of a group of antidepressant drugs that inhibit the action of monoamine oxidase in the brain and so allow monoamines to accumulate
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service
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Wallace lived only two years past that essay--just over a half year after the August 2006 piece came out, Wallace would get sick after a meal at local Claremont, California, Persian restaurant Darvish, and decide to discontinue the antidepressant Nardil that he'd been on for most his adult life, a decision that would spur his terminal battle with the depression--and so it is hard to imagine the same author of the canonical sports piece being just months away from his own downfall, at a time when Federer's fall was also inconceivable.
The intern stated that she had failed to notice the contraindication, and noted the patient had informed her that she had not taken Nardil for four or five days because she had dental surgery.
A stint at McLean Hospital, a new course of the drug Nardil, and a spell in a halfway house changed him gradually.
The plaintiff happened to be taking Nardil, an MAO inhibitor antidepressant, which is a contraindication to the concurrent use of a sympathomimetic agent.
see drugs such as Nardil or Parnate), and caution is noted due to the potential for lowering a seizure threshold or exacerbating a tendency toward mania.