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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moranville
35 years experience Psychiatry
OCD: Clomipramine is an antidepressant most commonly used for obsessive compulsive disorder

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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Moranville
35 years experience Psychiatry
250 mg: Start 25 mg increasing up to 100 in first 2 weeks then up to max of 250 mg over next several woks as tolerated for max benefit.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Grant Brenner
23 years experience Psychiatry
Depends for what: Clomipramine is a tricyclic antidepressant, used for treating psychiatric issues like anxiety and depression, and neurological conditions like headach ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience Psychiatry
Many: Symptoms of overdose may include: seizures, coma (loss of consciousness for a period of time), drowsiness, restlessness, loss of coordination, sweati ... Read More
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Questionable: Anafranil (clomipramine) is fda pregnancy category c which means that it could cause risk to fetus. It isn't well studied. Discuss with both your ob ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vikas Duvvuri
15 years experience Psychiatry
Trycyclic: Clomipramine belongs to the class of trycyclic antidepressants. It is commonly used for treating obsessive compulsive disorder. Refer to this link ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
56 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: It is effective and sometimes works better than the new ones on the minus side it has anticholinergic side effects: dry mouth blurred vision constipat ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Missid Ghanem
24 years experience Clinical Psychology
Www.rxlist.com: Too many to list. Some are mild and will go away after a week or so; others should be reported to dr. Right away. Educate yourself either by visiting ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Anafranil (clomipramine): Can work at low dose for anxiety symptoms.
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Yes, some major: The major alerts are for the risk of serotonin syndrome. Several other concerns exist between these drugs and include increased risks for the common s ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Psychotropics: Difficult to compare antidepressant Paxil (paroxetine) with Antipsychotic Zyprexa with Antidepressant Wellbutrin with mood stabilizer Trileptal. It de ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sherry Broadwell
22 years experience Clinical Psychology
Buproprion: Wellbutrin (bupropion) is an NDRI (norepinephrine and dopamine reuptake inhibitor), and is referred to as an atypical antidepressant. If you have spe ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Foster
43 years experience Psychiatry
Can be: A common side effect of Zoloft (sertraline) is drowsiness. Bedtime dosing may allay the problem. Be sure to discuss any side effects with your prescri ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cyma Khalily
34 years experience Psychiatry
DEPENDS: For the right illness Prozac (fluoxetine) can be very effective. Indicated for depression, anxiety, panic, social anxiety, ocd, pmdd.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
No: Bupropion is an antidepressant, but it has little if any anxiolytic activity.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Clomipramine: Clomipramine is a tricyclic antidepressant, trade name anafranil (clomipramine). It's especially used for ocd. Side effects depend on dose, but the ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
56 years experience Psychiatry
No: It's is a minor tranquilizer--for Effexor (venlafaxine) discontinuance symptoms the best is take a small (37.5) of effexor (venlafaxine).
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Syed H. Sajid
28 years experience Psychiatry
Don't know: What is hydrogen palmoate? I know that Anafranil is a tricyclic antidepressant ( brand name for clomipramine). I am sorry. Thanks.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
31 years experience Clinical Psychology
SSRI antidepresant : Its been around a while now, but pretty revolutionary when it first came out. It is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor most commonly used to tr ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
No: Cymbalta (duloxetine) is not an addictive medication but if abused may lead and result in the classic cycle of addiction for a long period of time. Cy ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Austina Cho
25 years experience Psychiatry
Use w/ caution.: Clomipramine may cause the levels of Phentermine to go up or down. You may want to be cautious when using Phentermine for weight loss, esp. If you hav ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Khaled Mohamed
37 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Anafranil (clomipramine) cause seen side effects like impotence, ejaculation delay, anorgasmia, loss of sexual desire.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chris Esguerra
15 years experience Psychiatry
Yes, a tricyclic: Tofranil/imipramine is a tricyclic antidepressant that commonly causes dry mouth, sleepiness, nausea, upset stomach, constipation. It can also cause b ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Nichol
29 years experience Anesthesiology
No: Buspar (buspirone) is a ssri often used to effectively treat anxiety disorders.
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emma Rishton
12 years experience Clinical Psychology
Ask again: You have a question about Paxil (paroxetine) and Zoloft. Ask more specifically and I'm sure someone will be happy to help. Also, don't hesitate to ask ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
Antidepressants: Antidepressant medications are used to treat a variety of conditions, including depression and other mental/mood disorders. These medications can help ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
Doc should know: Just express your concerns with your doctor. He knows you best and knows your medication and illness and treatment history. If it is just depression, ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Passer
34 years experience Child Psychiatry
Maybe: Many studies have demonstrated that over the long haul, folks with most forms of bipolar disorder will do better without antidepressants and, many wit ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Humberto Quintana
43 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Death can occur from overdosing on clomipramine. Overdose causes convulsions, cardiac dyarthythmias, severe hypotension, CNS depression , coma, and c ... Read More

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