It can also be used to treat bed-wetting in children.
Although they are actually not very effective as antidepressants with children, they can be quite helpful for a variety of other problems, including attention deficit disorder, enuresis (bed-wetting), and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Children who are over the age of five or six and can't control their bladder at night are often said to have a bed wetting problem.
They also may have instances of bed wetting frequently.
Bed-wetting, also called enuresis, is the unintentional discharge of urine during sleep.