Bethanechol chloride for treatment of Clomipramine
induced orgasmic dysfunction in males.
Paroxetine versus clomipramine
in adolescents with severe major depression: a double-blind, randomized, multicenter trial.
Efficacy has been established in the treatment of enuresis (Canadian Paediatric Society 2005); OCD (in particular clomipramine
) (The Clomipramine
Collaborative Study Group 1991); and ADHD in children and adolescents (Banaschewski et al.
Serotonin re-uptake inhibitors, such as fluoxetine (Prozac), sertraline (Zoloft), paroxetine (Paxil), fluvoxamine (LUVOX), and clomipramine
(Anafranil) have been of great interest in autism over the past 10 years because of their effectiveness in treating obsessive-compulsive symptomatology.
In that experiment, which was primarily designed to examine the effects of antidepressant treatment on circadian rhythms (see following section), adult rats that were treated with the antidepressant clomipramine
or with saline soon after birth were offered a free choice between a 10-percent alcohol solution and plain water as adults.
Medication administration and, in particular, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors such as fluoxetine and clomipramine
have been found to be effective in the treatment of BDD symptoms (Phillips, 2005b).
2004; Pharmacia & Upjohn Company, 2004), stool softeners or peristaltic stimulants Sexual dysfunction Sildenafil, yohimbine, clomipramine
, topical agents, and intracavernosal self-injection (Krupp & Rizvi) Vision problems IV methylprednisone (Beck et al.
, fluoxetine, paroxetine, and sertraline have the highest affinity for the serotonin transporter; citalopram, fluvoxamine, and venlafaxine have intermediate affinity; and doxepin, mirtazapine, mo-clobemide, and nortriptyline have low affinity.
(Anafranil), a tricyclic antidepressant, was also found to decrease the frequency and intensity of SIB in individuals with autism contingent on dose used.
One category includes tricyclic antidepressants, such as imipramine (Tofranil), desipramine (Norpramin), clomipramine
(Anafranil) and protriptyline (Vivactil).
Antidepressant drugs including SSRIs, trazodone, nefazodone, buspirone, clomipramine
, venlafaxine, and duloxetine may be associated with the serotonin syndrome.
Two additional studies were conducted comparing tramadol to clomipramine
and morphine, however, due to insufficient data, no conclusions can be drawn from these trials.
Malan et al (7) reported profound hypotension that developed 45 minutes after induction of anaesthesia in a patient who was on chronic clomipramine
therapy and scheduled for repair of the mitral valve.
A small study of 27 brain tumour sufferers found that the drug Clomipramine
appeared to improve quality of life and extend survival times.
She had been prescribed the anti-depressant Clomipramine
, which she regularly took herself.