doxepin hydrochloride

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 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

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

  • Aponal — Strukturformel Allgemeines Freiname Doxepin Andere Namen N,N Dimeth …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 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 • Syn: ↑tricyclic antidepressant, ↑tricyclic antidepressant drug •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • tricyclic antidepressant — 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 • Syn: ↑tricyclic, ↑tricyclic antidepressant drug • Hypernyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • tricyclic antidepressant drug — 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 • Syn: ↑tricyclic, ↑tricyclic antidepressant • Hypernyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

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