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1 result for Name/Synonym equals AMITRIPTYLINE HYDROCHLORIDE 
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Drug Name: Amitriptyline hydrochloride [USP:JAN] View Structure
Description: Tricyclic antidepressant with anticholinergic and sedative properties. It appears to prevent the re-uptake of norepinephrine and serotonin at nerve terminals, thus potentiating the action of these neurotransmitters. Amitriptyline also appears to antagonize cholinergic and alpha-1 adrenergic responses to bioactive amines. 



 
 
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