Clomicalm at a glance
Clomicalm is the brand name of the tricyclic antidepressant clomipramine.
Uses: Behavioural disorders including feline spraying, obsessive-compulsive disorders, stress and separation anxiety.
Side effects: Nausea, vomiting, sedation, loss of appetite, dilated pupils, constipation or diarrhea.
What is Clomicalm?
Clomicalm (also known as Anafranil) is the brand name of clomipramine (klo-mi-pra-meen) a tricyclic antidepressant manufactured by Novartis that is used to treat several behavioural disorders in cats, dogs, birds and humans.
Although widely used in veterinary medicine, Clomicalm has not been approved by the Food and Drug Administration and is prescribed extra-label.