Definitions for imipramine

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  1. imipramine, impramine hydrochloride, Imavate, Tofranil(noun)

    a tricyclic antidepressant (trade names Imavate and Tofranil) used to treat clinical depression

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  1. imipramine(Noun)

    a tricyclic heterocyclic compound used to treat depression

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  1. Imipramine

    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.

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  1. Imipramine

    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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