Clomipramine is an antiobsessional medicine. It is used in adults to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder. It also treats muscular weakness (cataplexy) associated with repeat attacks of sleepiness (narcolepsy) and can manage depression that is unresponsive to alternative treatment.
Clomipramine is used to treat the excessive and repetitive ideas, thoughts, and impulses of obsessive-compulsive disorder. It’s most often used when obsessions and compulsions cause you major distress and interfere with your work or social life. Clomipramine belongs to a class of drugs called antidepressants and works as an anti-obsessional agent.