imipramine


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i·mip·ra·mine

 (ĭ-mĭp′rə-mēn′)
n.
A tricyclic drug, C19H24N2, used in the form of its salts to treat depression and enuresis.

imipramine

(ɪˈmɪprəˌmiːn)
n
(Pharmacology) a tricyclic antidepressant drug. Formula: C19H24N2
[C20: from imi(de) + pr(opyl) + amine]
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Noun1.imipramine - 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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Patient was prescribed Tab Imipramine 25 mg 1 tablet HS for one week, which was increased to 50mg HS in the second week.
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Among those who recovered by acute treatment's end, MDD relapse rates at 18-month naturalistic follow-up were 33% for IPT, 36% for CBT, 50% for imipramine, and 33% for placebo.
MacLean (12) noticed that imipramine, a tricyclic antidepressant, improved patients' enuresis.
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Other SSRIs (fluvoxamine, escitalopram), the tricyclic antidepressant imipramine, and the SNRI duloxetine also had total SD rates significantly greater than placebo.
The antidepressants tested were imipramine, which modulates the activity of certain hormones causing mood disorders; and promethazine, a sedative, antiemetic, and antipsychotic drug.
About 45 percent of cases are linked to withdrawal from alcohol or sedative-hypnotic drugs, or associated with the use of certain antidepressants, including tricyclic antidepressants such as imipramine, and selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) drugs such as fluoxetine, sertraline, or paroxetine.