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Imipramine (tofranil) and desipramine (norpramin), what are these?

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Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 37 years experience
Antidepressants: Antidepressant medications are used to treat a variety of conditions, including depression and other mental/mood disorders. These medications can help prevent suicidal thoughts/attempts and provide other important benefits. However, studies have shown that a small number of people (especially people younger than 25) who take antidepressants for any condition may experience worsening depression

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