What is Tianeptine Acid?
Tianeptine Acid is a drug used primarily in the treatment of major depressive disorder, although it may also be used to treat
asthma or irritable bowel syndrome. Chemically it is a tricyclic antidepressant (TCA), but it has different pharmacological
properties than typical TCAs as recent research suggests that tianeptine produces its antidepressant effects through indirect
alteration of glutamate receptor activity (i.e., AMPA receptors and NMDA receptors) and release of BDNF, in turn affecting neural