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Noun1.Tofranil - a tricyclic antidepressant (trade names Imavate and Tofranil) used to treat clinical depression
tricyclic, tricyclic antidepressant, tricyclic antidepressant drug - an antidepressant drug that acts by blocking the reuptake of norepinephrine and serotonin and thus making more of those substances available to act on receptors in the brain
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Long before the development of prescription antidepressant medications such as Prozac, Zoloft, Tofranil, and Lexapro, human populations had discovered natural ways to overcome the symptoms of depression through the use of plants with mood-boosting properties.
Imipramine drug with the generic name of imipramine hydrochloride (HCL) with the chemical formula of C19H24N2, has the following chemical structure: Chemical group of this drug is part of amine Trivalent dibenzazepen with the brand name of Tofranil [1].
4) Como ejemplo puede verse su articulo empleo de tofranil en psicoterapia individual y grupal (Pichon Riviere, 1971)
Tricyclic antidepressants such as Elavil or Tofranil are other medications your care provider may prescribe.
They include SSRIs (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors) like Prozac, Zoloft, and Paxil, as well as tricyclic antidepressants like Elavil and Tofranil.
We also saw the first antianxiety agent, Miltown (meprobamate), and the antidepressants Tofranil (imipramine) and Elavil (amitriptyline).
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You've stayed positive and cheery, pushed away the sneering voice inside that Tofranil has muted somewhat.
The real question is whether SSRIs are better than non-SSRI antidepressants, including those they have come to replace, namely, tricyclics like Tofranil and Elavil.
In addition to working with screeners, Sam's child psychiatrist and the mental health counselor were in constant communication, and Sam was independently prescribed several antidepressants, including Elavil, Tofranil, and Trazodone.
To rule out other problems, she should be seen by a doctor, who will also know about other treatments like alarms and medications, Tofranil and DDAVP, for instance.