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Medicine For Anafranil Allergy
Anafranil: (clomipramine hydrochloride): an antidepressant used to treat symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) such as recurrent thoughts/feelings and repetitive actions. A serious allergic reaction is unlikely, but seek immediate medical attention if it occurs. Allergic reaction symptoms include: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing. ...Read more
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
Invega/ Anagranil: Invega (paliperidone) is an antipsychotic medication that is sometimes added on for mood stability. It can be used in bipolar disorder as a mood stabilizer , in schizoaffective disorder as an antipsychotic mood stabilizer or in schizophrenia. Anafranil is an ocd medication of the tricyclic antidepressant class of medications. I hope this answers your question. ...Read more
Is anafranil (clomipramine) a good drug for depression and agroraphobia, what does who u recommend?
Why anafranil (clomipramine) causes memory problems and i can stop taking it because its the only medicine that worked for my ocd.
Check a blood level: Make sure that you get an Anafranil (clomipramine) blood level checked. If the blood level is too high it can certainly cause memory problems. By no means should you stop it. It is very difficult to find a medication that is effective in ocd. Work with your psychiatrist on this issue. If your psychiatrist thinks that the memory difficulties are being caused by anticholinergic effects of the Anafranil (clomipramine) then he or she may be willing to give you a trial on a medication to reverse that. Best wishes. ...Read more
I take a medicine called Anafranil (clomipramine) and it makes my penis much Less sensitive. Is there anything i can do to regain my sensitivity?
OCD: People vary in their response to medication. Your doc will likely do a trial on one or the other and you will find out. :Please do not forget the behavioral aspect of OCD. Consider seeing a mental health professional who works w/OCD. An old book called "The Boy who Couldn't Stop Washing" by Rappaport may also be helpful. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I am on Anafranil 100mg, Prozac 20mg, Pregablin 75mg, Risperdal 0.25mg, Klonopin 0.5mg. Still I am in blues. No medicine work. Shall I change my Pdoc?
COMPLICATED: You are on a complex medication regimen and there is no quick answer to t is. I would definitely recommend that you be evaluated by a psychiatrist to help. It is hard to discuss without more history and all the other medications that you have tried. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is omega 3 that contains DHA and epa good for memory and concentration problems resulted by anafranil (clomipramine) medicine.
Seriously doubt it: I've not seen these reports, so it sounds like those claims are unsubstantiated. ...Read more
No: No, it will not.Get a more detailed answer ›
Anticholinergic med: Any medication that blocks acetylcholine receptors or reduces the amount of acetylcholine that is released as a neurotransmitter may promote cognitive dysfunction as anticholinergic medications reduce the cognition that is mediated by the cholinergic projection from the nucleus basalis of meynert to the forebrain, interestingly, alzheimer's dementia also decreases acetylcholine release. ...Read more
Drink andanafranil: Simply put no.Get a more detailed answer ›