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I s there a mirror image for Clomopramine 50 mg just went to

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I s there a mirror image for Clomopramine 50 mg just went to fill and co pay is 500.00

Mysticdoc :

The views expressed by me are for educational purposes only and do not establish a doctor patient relationship.

Mysticdoc :

Hi there,


I am Mysticdoc, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.


I am here to help you with your concerns.

Mysticdoc :

Clomipramine is a tricyclic antidepressant.

Mysticdoc :

And this is expensive medication.

Mysticdoc :

There are other alternatives like amitriptyline, desipramine.

Mysticdoc :

These are cheaper than clomipramine.

Mysticdoc :

But you need to discuss with your doctor and also needs to be tried to see if you get similar response.

Mysticdoc :

So, you do have cheaper alternatives.

Customer:

what are they

Mysticdoc :

They also belong to the similar class ( 'mirror image').

Mysticdoc :

They are also used to treat anxiety disorder,

Mysticdoc :

Amitriptyline

Mysticdoc :

Desipramine

Mysticdoc :

either of these can be tried.

Customer:

brian is ocd with the anxiety

Mysticdoc :

ok --

Mysticdoc :

these meds also should work.

Customer:

If we cannot get a discount maybe will try due to ocd does not

Customer:

like change

Mysticdoc :

yes that should be fine.

Mysticdoc :

Desipramine can be tried for OCD and anxiety also.

Customer:

thank you

Mysticdoc :

very welcome

Mysticdoc :

It was my pleasure to help you today.
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