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Nortrip 25 mg Tablet

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Uses of Nortrip Tablet

Nortrip 25 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression. It is used in patients intolerant of or unresponsive to alternative treatment options for depression.

Nortrip Tablet side effects

  • 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 25 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Nortrip Tablet works

Nortrip 25 mg Tablet increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.

Nortrip Tablet related warnings

Nortrip 25 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Nortrip 25 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
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 25 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
As Nortrip 25 mg Tablet may affect your alertness which may affect your ability to drive.
Nortrip 25 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Nortrip 25 mg Tablet is recommended.
Nortrip 25 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Nortrip 25 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Inform your doctor if you develop any signs and symptoms of jaundice while taking this medicine. Use of Nortrip 25 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Nortrip Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Nortrip 25 mg Tablet, 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Nortrip 25 mg Tablet
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Expert Advice

  • 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 25 mg Tablet 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 25 mg Tablet, 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 25 mg Tablet, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Nortrip 25 mg Tablet is very less.
  • It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Nortrip with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Panik
Brand(s): Vlx
Brand(s): Tremash
Brand(s): Psycolith
Brand(s): Zosert
Brand(s): Psycopan
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
Brand(s): Eurolam
Brand(s): Shinosun
Brand(s): Risure

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Nortrip

sir, my self im very depressing while comparing me to others& i dont talk to much bcoz i feel im not in level to talk with them & feel me about myself everyday about my negetativity.this type thinking stressess me very much how can i come from this type of stress?? i feel this is b.coz my weight & height at the age of 21 im right sir??
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
If you let your confidence down, you will develop helplessness ehic leads to depression. Instead of worrying about your weight, take action. Seek professional help. If you feel unmotivated, meet a psychiatrist, its neither too early nor too late for professional advice.
Sir i m suffering from mindly disturbance last 8 days because i have fail in love . Now i dont get to sleep. Only 2-3 hrs sleeping please help me. Im in more depression
Dr. Mehtab Baig
Think one mantra ,,,,,duniya jaye bhad me ,,,,, if u don't you takes always on medicine plz ignore all your memories with your ex And deleted
Do you have any questions related to Nortrip 25 mg Tablet?


Q. Is Nortrip an MAOI/SSRI?

No, they belong to class of medication called as tricyclic antidepressant

Q. Is Nortrip same as amitryptiline?

Nortrip and amitriptyline belongs to same category of drugs with similar action, but their effect may vary upon individual response

Q. Is Nortrip safe?

Nortrip is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor

Q. What is Nortrip/Sensival used for?

Nortrip is used for the treatment of depression and nocturnal bed wetting (enuresis) in children

Q. Is Nortrip like xenan?

No, xenan belongs to class of medication called as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor

Q. Is Nortrip a controlled substance?

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

Q. Does Nortrip cause weight loss/gain, acne, sleepiness, hair loss, dry mouth, memory loss?

Nortrip may cause weight gain/loss, loss of hair, dry mouth. Always consult your doctor regarding possible side effects

Q. Can Nortrip be used for treating pain (back pain)?

No, it is used to treat depression and nocturnal bed wetting.

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