Scientific Name: Trazodone
Brand Name: Desyrel, Oleptro
Company Owner: Labopharm inc, Apothecon inc div bristol myers squibb, Alvogen inc, American therapeutics inc, Apotex inc, Matrix laboratories ltd, Mutual pharmaceutical co inc, Mylan pharmaceuticals inc, Pliva inc, Quantum pharmics ltd, Sandoz inc, Teva pharmaceuticals usa inc, Usl pharma inc, Vintage pharmaceuticals llc, Watson laboratories inc
Mechanism Of Action The mechanism of action of trazodone is not fully understood, however, it is known to inhibit the reuptake of serotonin and block both histamine and alpha-1-adrenergic receptors.
Description of the Drug: Trazodone is a serotonin uptake inhibitor used to treat major depressive disorder.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00656