Definition of Isocarboxazid

1. Noun. A monoamine oxidase inhibitor (trade name Marplan) that is used to treat clinical depression.

Exact synonyms: Marplan
Generic synonyms: Maoi, Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitor
Language type: Trade Name



Definition of Isocarboxazid

1. Noun. A hydrazine drug that is used as an antidepressant. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Isocarboxazid

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Medical Definition of Isocarboxazid

1. An mao inhibitor that is effective in the treatment of major depression, dysthymic disorder, and atypical depression. It also is useful in the treatment of panic disorder and the phobic disorders. Pharmacological action: antidepressive agents, monoamine oxidase inhibitors. Chemical name: 3-Isoxazolecarboxylic acid, 5-methyl-, 2-(phenylmethyl)hydrazide (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Isocarboxazid

isobutylphenyl propionic acid
isobutyls
isobutyraldehyde
isobutyrate
isobutyrates
isobutyric
isobutyric acid
isobutyronitrile
isobutyryl-CoA mutase
isobuzole
isocaloric
isocandela
isocandelas
isocapacitary
isocapnia
isocarboxazid (current term)
isocarboxazids
isocausal
isocausality
isocellular
isocephalism
isoceraunic
isocetane
isochasm
isochasmic
isochasms
isocheim
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isochemical
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Literary usage of Isocarboxazid

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1. The Lasting Salute: Civil & Military Funerals 1921-1969 by B. C. Mossman, M. W. Stark (1995)
"... sulfate and isocarboxazid (Breitbart and Holland, 1988). Coexisting conditions also may influence the type and doses of opioid analgesics administered. ..."

2. Depression in Primary Care: Vol. 2. Treatment of Major Depression: Clinical by DIANE Publishing Company (1993)
"No randomized continuation/maintenance phase studies for amoxapine, fluvoxamine, desipramine, doxepin, isocarboxazid, protriptyline, tranylcypromine, ..."

3. Statistical Assessment Of National Significant Industrial User Noncompliance (1993)
"No randomized continuation/maintenance phase studies for amoxapine, fluvoxamine, desipramine, doxepin, isocarboxazid, protriptyline, tranylcypromine, ..."

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