clomipramine


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clo·mip·ra·mine

 (klō-mĭp′rə-mēn′)
n.
A tricyclic antidepressant drug, C19H23ClN2, used in the form of its hydrochloride salt primarily to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder.

[c(h)lo(ro)- + (i)mipramine.]
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Noun1.clomipramine - a tricyclic antidepressant drug
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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Clomipramine was discovered 55 years ago; it was approved to treat OCD in 1989 and became available in cheap, generic form in 1996.
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First-line pharmacologic options for treating OCD are SSRIs and clomipramine, as supported by multiple randomized controlled trials (RCTs), meta-analyses, expert guidelines, and consensus statements (Table (2,12-14) page 14).
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(13) Treatment with clomipramine has yielded treatment outcomes similar to those seen with SSRIs; however, SSRIs are generally better tolerated.
In some cases an antidepressant such as clomipramine may be prescribed for its ability to alter REM sleep.
Modafanil and clomipramine treatment was initiated with a diagnosis of narcolepsy and cataplexy.
If you're taking one of the following drugs you may benefit from changing, but always talk to your doctor first: anti-psychotics such as Chlorpromazine, anti-anxiety medication such as Benzodiazepines, anti-depressants such as Clomipramine, or beta blockers such as Propranolol.
The researchers looked at amitriptyline, citalopram, clomipramine, desipramine, duloxetine, escitalopram, fluoxetine, imipramine, mirtazapine, nefazodone, nortriptyline, paroxetine, sertraline, and venlafaxine (Lancet.
In addition to venlafaxine, the researchers looked at amitriptyline, citalopram, clomipramine, desipramine, duloxetine, escitalopram, fluoxetine, imipramine, mirtazapine, nefazodone, nortriptyline, paroxetine, and sertraline (Lancet.