is the brand name for an antidepression drug containing desipramine.
Before SSRIs there were tricyclics, such as Elavil, Norpramin
, Tofranil, Aventyl, and Surmentil.
The study found that women who took tricyclic anti-depressants (like Elavil, Tofranil, and Norpramin
, to mention a few) for at least two years, doubled their risk for breast cancer.
The medication: a combination of norpramin
, valium, thorazine, and doriden.
Among them: Norpramin
with Inderal (to lower high blood pressure caused by the Norpramin
); Prozac (at first to counteract the Inderal, which made me depressed); Prozac and Norpramin
; Prozac, Norpramin
, and Yocon (to alleviate sexual dysfunction caused by the Prozac); Wellbutrin (warning: .
The tricyclics were first developed in the 1950s, and they include a lot of medications that are familiar to people who used anti-depressants during the 1970s and '80s such as Tofranil, Elavil, Aventyl, Pamelor, Sinequan, Vivactil, and Norpramin
She reduced his Ritalin prescription and added a dose of Norpramin
to his drug therapy.
Two students were taking medication, which included Ritalin, Norpramin
, and Trilafon.
The most effective medications are the tricyclical antidepressants such as Tofranil (imipramine) and Norpramin
(despiramine); dopaminergic antidespressants such as Wellbutrin (bupropion); and stimulant medications such as Ritalin (methylphenidate) and Dexedrine (dextroamphetamine).