38 patient evaluations for Nortriptyline

Jul 13, 2015 (Started Dec 08, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sensitivity to sunlight)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Aventyl is another main name for nortriptyline HCl , like how Zoloft is the brand name of sertraline HCl :)

May 18, 2015 (Started Dec 08, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sensitivity to sunlight)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This Nortriptyline (tricyclic antidepressant) helps my Zoloft (SSRI) work...., that is, using a different type of antidepressant to make the original antidepressant work, called "augmentation" :)

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Apr 2, 2014 (Started Mar 26, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for headaches)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (metallic taste in mouth)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

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Mar 27, 2014 (Started Nov 15, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for insomnia)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dry throat)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: i take 30mg of nortriptyline at 9pm every night and by 11-11.30 pm i am ready for bed , which is the best it has been for a long time and no side affects to speak of apart from dry throat.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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