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How can I minimize the side effects of Tofranil?

You can reduce your risk of side effects from the antidepressant Tofranil (imipramine) by following your doctor’s instructions exactly and by taking no more or no less than of the drug than he prescribes. Also make sure your doctor knows about all other medications, as well as supplements, you take to avoid potential drug interactions. And finally, don’t stop taking Tofranil suddenly -- speak to your doctor first.

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