[ trī-ăz′ə-lō-pĭr′ĭ-dēn′, -ā′zə-, -ə-zō′lō- ]
Any of a class of antidepressants, such as trazodone, structurally and pharmacologically unrelated to other antidepressants, whose clinical effectiveness is similar to that of tricyclic antidepressants but with fewer anticholinergic side effects.
Words nearby triazolopyridine antidepressant
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