They tested rats with the tricyclic antidepressant nortriptyline
and found that it indeed was able to decrease the amount of abnormal protein that can build up in the brain.
A placebo-controlled randomized clinical trial of nortriptyline
for chronic low back pain.
overdoses typically have caused sinus tachycardia, a corrected QT interval [greater than or equal to] 0.
03), and it also was found to be significantly more effective than nortriptyline
Fluoxetine was the only drug found to be significantly more effective than placebo, and it also was found to be significantly more effective than nortriptyline
, a tricyclic antidepressant, was not significantly different from bupropion SR (RR, 1.
Improvement in mood, physical symptoms, and function with nortriptyline
for depression in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
A randomized trial of nortriptyline
combined with transdermal nicotine for smoking cessation.
Alternative calibration strategies for the clinical laboratory: application to nortriptyline
therapeutic drug monitoring.
Examples include nortriptyline
, a tricyclic antidepressant and gabapentin, an anti-seizure drug.
Alternative options PHN also may respond to treatment with antidepressants such as nortriptyline
(Pamelor) and desipramine (Norpramine), and anticonvulsant drugs such as gabapentin (Neurontin) and pregabalin (Lyrica).
Hughes (2010) reported a combination of gabapentin and nortriptyline
offered better relief of NP than either drag alone in a study of patients with either diabetic neuropathy or postherpetic neuralgia.
His analgesic regimen consisted of paracetamol, high doses of oxycodone, a ketamine infusion, nortriptyline
and sodium valproate continued at his usual dose.
The participants in the study, who were found to have neuropathic pain, had their treatment plans adjusted to include drugs such as pregabalin, gabapentin, nortriptyline
and despipramine - all of which are recommended under international guidelines as first line treatments for peripheral neuropathic pain.
Study participants who were found to have neuropathic pain had their treatment plans adjusted to include drugs such as pregabalin, gabapentin, nortriptyline
and despipramine -- all of which are recommended under international guidelines as first line treatments for peripheral neuropathic pain.