Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A white odorless crystalline compound, C19H23Cl2N5O, used as an antidepressant.

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  • n. A psychoactive compound, a triazolopyridine derivative with sedative, anxiolytic, and antidepressant properties.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. oral antidepressant (trade name Desyrel) that is a nontricyclic drug used as a sedative

Etymologies

tr(i)- + azo- + (pyri)d(ine) + -one.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

  • For example, there are products known as trazodone and nefazodone that are legally used.

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  • The highest risk of death, suicide and self-harm was associated with the antidepressant trazodone, a tricyclic.

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  • Conjecture can end, and based on the medication list -- Zoloft, trazodone, Adderall, and Dilaudid, I can officially welcome her into the Pill Head club without a libel suit.

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  • Antidepressants -- which include the older drugs like Elavil, Deseryl (trazodone), and the newer SSRIs, Paxil, Zoloft -- are not "controlled substances," which may be one reason they're so often prescribed for sleep.

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  • Several recent warrants careful information on trazodone by life valporic acid depakote capture all nicotine and migraines proven.

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  • (That included not just drugs marketed exclusively for sleep, like Ambien CR, Lunesta, Rozerem, and Sonata, but other drugs with sleep-inducing properties, including the antianxiety drug alprazolam and the antidepressant trazodone.)

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  • A bottle of trazodone (antidepressant), a dental bridge, razors and a thermometer.

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  • That included not just drugs marketed exclusively for sleep, like Ambien CR, Lunesta, Rozerem, and Sonata, but other drugs with sleep-inducing properties, including the antianxiety drug alprazolam and the antidepressant trazodone.

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  • The documents Dr Breggin reviewed also contained graphs showing a 40-fold relative increase in reports of suicide attempts, overdose, and psychotic depression in patients on Prozac compared to patients on trazodone.

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  • For this study, the FDA compared patients using the antidepressant, trazodone, with Prozac patients, and found a 24-fold relative increase of reports of hostility and intentional injury per prescription of Prozac compared to trazodone.

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