Which sedating antidepressants are used in the treatment of insomnia?

Updated: Sep 11, 2018
  • Author: Jasvinder Chawla, MD, MBA; Chief Editor: Selim R Benbadis, MD  more...
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Answer

Sedating antidepressants used in the treatment of insomnia include the following:

  • Amitriptyline

  • Nortriptyline

  • Doxepin

  • Mirtazapine

  • Trazodone


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