doxepin

n. oily compound used as a painkiller and antidepressant in humans and as an antipruritic in animals

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Doxepin — Strukturformel cis Form (links) und trans Form (rechts) Allgemeines …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Doxepin — mixture of cis and trans isomers Systematic (IUPAC) name (E/Z) 3 (dibenzo[b,e]oxepin 11(6H) ylidene) N,N dimethylpropan 1 amine …   Wikipedia

  • doxepin — noun a tricyclic antidepressant (trade names Adapin and Sinequan) with numerous side effects (dry mouth and sedation and gastrointestinal disturbances) • Syn: ↑doxepin hydrochloride, ↑Adapin, ↑Sinequan • Hypernyms: ↑tricyclic, ↑tricyclic… …   Useful english dictionary

  • doxepin — /dok seuh pin/, n. Pharm. a tricyclic antidepressant, C19H21NO, used primarily to treat depression or anxiety. [a contr. of the chemical name] * * * …   Universalium

  • doxepin — noun A psychotropic agent with tricyclic antidepressant and anxiolytic properties …   Wiktionary

  • doxepin — dox·e·pin däk sə .pin, pən n a tricyclic antidepressant administered in the form of its hydrochloride C19H21NO·HCl see SINEQUAN * * * n. a drug administered by mouth to relieve depression, especially when associated with anxiety (see… …   Medical dictionary

  • doxepin — dox·e·pin …   English syllables

  • doxepin — n. a tricyclic antidepressant administered by mouth to relieve depression, especially when associated with anxiety; side effects can include drowsiness, dry mouth, blurred vision, and digestive upsets. It is also applied topically to relieve… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • doxepin hydrochloride — noun a tricyclic antidepressant (trade names Adapin and Sinequan) with numerous side effects (dry mouth and sedation and gastrointestinal disturbances) • Syn: ↑doxepin, ↑Adapin, ↑Sinequan • Hypernyms: ↑tricyclic, ↑tricyclic antidepressant,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • doxepin hydrochloride — An antidepressant agent. * * * dox·e·pin hy·dro·chlo·ride (dokґsə pin) [USP] a tricyclic antidepressant of the dibenzoxepine class, also having significant anxiolytic activity. It is administered orally to treat depression, chronic pain,… …   Medical dictionary

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