Definitions for imipramine
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imipramine, impramine hydrochloride, Imavate, Tofranil(noun)
a tricyclic antidepressant (trade names Imavate and Tofranil) used to treat clinical depression
a tricyclic heterocyclic compound used to treat depression
Imipramine, also known as melipramine, is an a tricyclic antidepressant of the dibenzazepine group. Imipramine is mainly used in the treatment of major depression and enuresis. It has also been evaluated for use in panic disorder.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
The prototypical tricyclic antidepressant. It has been used in major depression, dysthymia, bipolar depression, attention-deficit disorders, agoraphobia, and panic disorders. It has less sedative effect than some other members of this therapeutic group.
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