Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Aventyl
  2. Pamelor


Nortriptyline is used to treat depression. It is thought to work by increasing the activity of serotonin in the brain. Nortriptyline is a tricyclic antidepressant.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Tablet
  • Capsule
  • Solution