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How can I minimize the risk of side effects from Tofranil in my child?

You can minimize your child’s risk of side effects from the antidepressant Tofranil (imipramine) by following your doctor’s instructions exactly and giving no more or no less than prescribed. Also, to avoid potential drug interactions, make sure the doctor knows about all other medications and supplements your child is taking. And finally, it’s crucial to keep Tofranil stored out of reach, because an overdose can be fatal for a child.

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