Definitions for imipramine
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
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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.