Clomipramine is used in the treatment of depression, obsessive-compulsive disorders and phobias.
How it Works
Clomipramine's mode of action involves causing an increase in the levels of serotonin, Clomipramine regulates and increases the amount of circulating serotonin available in the brain, Serotonin works to stimulate other neurons in the brain that stimulates mood and physical symptoms in depression. Clomipramine works by increasing the activity of serotonin in the brainwhich it achieves by inhibiting the reuptake of serotonin.Altering the balance of the chemicals in the brain can help with the symptoms of depression, obsessive-compulsive disorders and phobias and restore normal daily routine.
Common Side effects
Patients who take Clomipramine may suffer from such side effects; Sleepiness, Blurred vision, Constipation, Orthostatic hypotension, Weight gain, Increased heart rate, Dry mouth. Difficulty in urination