desipramine

noun de·sip·ra·mine \ də-ˈzi-prə-ˌmēn \
|Updated on: 3 Jun 2018

Definition of desipramine

: a tricyclic antidepressant C18H22N2

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Origin and Etymology of desipramine

desmethyl (from des- + methyl) + imipramine


Medical Dictionary

desipramine

noun de·si·pra·mine \ ˌdez-ə-ˈpram-ən , də-ˈzip-rə-ˌmēn \

medical Definition of desipramine

: a tricyclic antidepressant administered in the form of its hydrochloride C18H22N2·HCl especially in the treatment of endogenous depressions (as bipolar disorder) — see norpramin, pertofrane

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