drug, sold under the name Asendin
, is used to treat depression
(it is a tricyclic antidepressant
of the dibenzoxazepine
class.) It may cause tardive dyskinesia
in some people, and it causes a wide range of side effects. Patients may suffer withdrawal
symptoms if they stop taking this drug abruptly.
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