doxepin

[dok-suh-pin]
noun Pharmacology.
a tricyclic antidepressant, C 19 H 21 NO, used primarily to treat depression or anxiety.

Origin:
a contraction of the chemical name

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doxepin

noun
a tricyclic antidepressant (trade names Adapin and Sinequan) with numerous side effects (dry mouth and sedation and gastrointestinal disturbances) 
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