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1. antidepressant

noun. ['ˌæntiːdɪˈprɛsənt'] any of a class of drugs used to treat depression; often have undesirable side effects.

Synonyms

  • tricyclic antidepressant
  • antidepressant drug
  • medication
  • medicinal drug
  • nontricyclic antidepressant
  • tricyclic
  • medicament
  • Serzone
  • maleate
  • SSRI
  • nefazodone
  • nontricyclic
  • reboxetine
  • monoamine oxidase inhibitor
  • MAOI
  • nontricyclic antidepressant drug
  • medicine
  • selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitor
  • tricyclic antidepressant drug
  • Edronax

Antonyms

  • over-the-counter medicine
  • over-the-counter drug
  • prescription drug

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Example sentences of the word tricyclic-antidepressant


1. Noun Phrase
Marketed under the brand name Elavil, amitriptyline is a tricyclic antidepressant developed for people.

2. Noun Phrase
Vitamin C possibly may weaken the therapeutic effects of tricyclic antidepressants such as amitriptyline and imipramine.

3. Noun Phrase
A type of tricyclic antidepressant, nortriptyline is available in generic form and as the brands Aventyl and Pamelor.

4. Noun Phrase
Amitriptyline belongs to a class of medications known as tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs) 12').

2. tricyclic

noun. 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.

Synonyms

  • antidepressant drug
  • Imavate
  • Tofranil
  • doxepin hydrochloride
  • desipramine
  • amitriptyline
  • imipramine
  • clomipramine
  • Adapin
  • doxepin
  • antidepressant
  • Sinequan
  • nortriptyline
  • protriptyline
  • amitriptyline hydrochloride
  • Elavil
  • trimipramine
  • tricyclic antidepressant drug
  • Surmontil
  • impramine hydrochloride
  • Pamelor
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