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How soon after starting Tofranil will my symptoms improve?

If you beginning to take Tofranil (imipramine) for depression, you'll likely start to feel better within one to three weeks. Tofranil is part of a class of drugs called tricyclic antidepressants. It eases symptoms of depression by raising levels of certain chemicals in the brain.

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