doxepin

[ dok-suh-pin ]
/ ˈdɒk sə pɪn /

noun Pharmacology.

a tricyclic antidepressant, C19H21NO, used primarily to treat depression or anxiety.

Nearby words

  1. dowson,
  2. dowson, ernest christopher,
  3. dowy,
  4. dox,
  5. doxastic,
  6. doxographer,
  7. doxology,
  8. doxorubicin,
  9. doxy,
  10. doxycycline

Origin of doxepin

a contraction of the chemical name

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