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Anafranil

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10  Effectiveness
6.9  Side Effects
10  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 6 Anafranil side effects and 5 Anafranil benefits.

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Treatment Information
The generic name of this medication is clomipramine and the brand name is Anafranil.

Anafranil is manufactured by Novartis.

The active ingredient of this medication is clomipramine hydrochloride. Inactive Ingredients include D&C Red No. 33, D&C Yellow No. 10, FD&C Blue No. 1, FD&C Yellow No. 6, gelatin, magnesium stearate, methylparaben, propylparaben, starch (corn), and titanium dioxide.

It is primarily used in the treatment of a psychological disorder namely obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD).
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Reported Changes in Health and Well-Being
Since taking Anafranil, RateADrug survey participants noticed these changes in their health:
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Appetite 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Balance/Equilibrium 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Blood Pressure 0% 0% 0% 0% 100%
Breathing 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Confidence 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Coordination/Motor Skills 0% 100% 0% 0% 0%
Digestion 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Emotional Well-being 0% 0% 0% 0% 100%
Energy 0% 100% 0% 0% 0%
Eyesight 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Memory 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Mental Clarity 0% 100% 0% 0% 0%
Pain 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Patience 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Sexual Health 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Skin Complexion 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Sleep 0% 0% 0% 0% 100%
Stress Level 0% 0% 0% 0% 100%
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Commonly Reported Anafranil Side Effects
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Dizziness 0% 100% 0% 0% 0%
Relaxed / Calming Sensation 0% 0% 0% 100% 0%
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User Comments about Anafranil
11 Jul 2010 Anafranil relieved me from depression, but it is difficult to stop the teratment.
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