Medicine Overview of Nortrip Tablet
Side effects of Nortrip Tablet
Sleepiness, Increased heart rate, Weight gain, Difficulty in urination, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), Dryness in mouth, Constipation.
How to use Nortrip Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Nortrip 10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Nortrip Tablet works
Nortrip 10mg Tablet increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.
In Depth Information on Nortrip Tablet
Expert advice for Nortrip Tablet
- The main dose should be taken at night as this drug may produce drowsiness or sleepiness.
- It can take 4 to 6 weeks for Nortrip to start working.
- You should continue the treatment for at least 6 months after you feel better to stop depression from coming back.
- If your doctor asks you to stop Nortrip, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks. You should not discontinue it abruptly.
- Avoid driving or operating machinery as it may decrease alertness.
- Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Nortrip, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
- The addiction/dependence potential of Nortrip is very less.
- It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.
Nortrip Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Nortrip Tablet
Nortrip 10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nortrip 10mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Nortrip 10mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactati+more
on. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.+more
As Nortrip 10mg Tablet may affect your alertness which may affect your ability to drive....
As Nortrip 10mg Tablet may affect your alertness which may affect your ability to drive.
Nortrip 10mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney d+more
isease. No dose adjustment of Nortrip 10mg Tablet is recommended....
Nortrip 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Nortrip 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Inform your doctor if you develop any signs and symptoms of jaundice while taking this medicine. Use of Nortrip 10mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease....
Inform your doctor if you develop any signs and symptoms of jaundice while taking this medicine. Use of Nortrip 10mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Adamon 100mg Injection, TRANDOL 50MG INJECTION, Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup
If you miss a dose of Nortriptyline, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions about Nortrip Tablet
Frequently asked questions about Nortriptyline
No, they belong to class of medication called as tricyclic antidepressant
Nortrip and amitriptyline belongs to same category of drugs with similar action, but their effect may vary upon individual response
Nortrip is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Nortrip is used for the treatment of depression and nocturnal bed wetting (enuresis) in children
No, xenan belongs to class of medication called as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor
No, Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Can I take nortriptyline with ibubrufen/citalopram/ gabapentin/tramadol/hydrocodone/codeine/zopiclone/ clonazepam/Ambien (zolpidem)/Nyquil (antihistaminic)?
No possible interaction has been reported with these drugs. Patients should follow doctor's advice regarding its use
Nortrip may cause weight gain/loss, loss of hair, dry mouth. Always consult your doctor regarding possible side effects
No, it is used to treat depression and nocturnal bed wetting.
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