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Nortriptyline - How long does it take to start working for panic / anxiety?

Posted 5 Mar 2012 by Donovan#1 8 answers

I recently started Nortriptyline just 2 days ago. I was wondering how long it takes to start working. I took it about a month ago however the doctor stopped as he thought I was hypomanic (bipolar) - any ways I had 2 cups of Starbuchs before I saw him and was a bit wired. It seemed like the last ...

Nortriptyline - Was it a drastic amount of weight gained?

Posted 24 Aug 2012 by Jeanne13 11 answers

I just started taking this medication and am trying to plan a wedding and don't want to put on a lot of extra weight so I can fit in my dress.

What time of day is best to take Celexa?

Posted 9 Mar 2014 by jaw_milmn 2 answers

My doctor prescribed Celexa for my severe anxiety and depression. I feel like I'm going crazy and the physical symtoms due to the anxiety are really bad! I am currently taking Nortriptyline 50mg and clonazapam 0.5 mg 3 times a day. It seems that for some reason they have quit working or are no ...

Does nortriptyline usually make you tired?

Posted 20 Mar 2013 by thinkimgoingcrazy 3 answers

Hi, I was just prescribed nortriptyline for anxiety & depression & have not taken it yet, just curious if this makes you extremely tired, most of the other meds I've been on do, if so does anyone have any suggestions other than caffiene to help with this because lately coffee seems to ...

I have been perscribed nortriptyline for insomnia and anxiety. Very scared about fast heart beat?

Posted 20 Aug 2011 by Vanessa77 4 answers

I have been on 15mg remeron 2 months with pretty good results but bloating and edema became very bothersome, wasn't doing much for anxiety and depression either. Recently tried trazadone 50 up to 150 mg for 1 week but quit due to pounding racing heart and waking up with terrible inside ...

Nortriptyline- for sleep and some anxiety-general questions?

Posted 11 Jan 2018 by mmmmmm19 1 answer

I am on a sleep quest and trazodone stopped working as it should for me. my doc prescribed nortriptyline 25 mg to me today. I am pregnant, so one of the main reasons she put me on it is because it's been around for a long time and is well studied. i am curious of how it works for sedation. ...

My newest refill makes me feel like I'm not taking any. Is there a way to find out if this real?

Posted 13 hours ago by len1010 0 answers

I've been taking 1200mg of gabapentin for quite a while. It's only helped up to a point. I tried 1500mg but no difference. My doctor prescribed Nortriptyline 10mg an anti-depressant that's also used for pain, and my numbness improved tremendously. I just got a refill for gabapentin ...

Gabapentin and Nortriptyline causing intense headaches, any advice?

Posted 16 Jun 2012 by davids2443 6 answers

I've had back surgery and have degenerative disease in my lower vertabrae. Surgery is probably going to happen again but in the interum my Docs have put me on Gabapentin 300mg and Nortriptyline 25mg 1 pill each at night. I am now suffering from intense headaches late in the afternoon & ...

Are people experience sever bloating and water weight on Cymbalta?

Posted 3 Mar 2018 by Roseberywine 3 answers

I was diagnosed with fibromyalsia in December of 2017. Was initially prescribed Nortriptyline which helped a little. Four weeks later adding Cymbalta and it felt like a miracle drug and I slowly got back to having a life again. But immediately started craving sugar and despite getting back to the ...

I’m having sleep issues. I take 125 mg of nortriptyline and 25 or 50 mg if trazodone. I just had a

Posted 22 Mar 2018 by mmmmmm19 1 answer

... baby and I’m unable to fall asleep now. I was thinking of 1. Taking the 125 mg of nortriptyline and bumping the traz to 125 mg or 2. Taking 125 mg of nortriptyline 50 mg of traz and a unisom. I’m not seeing my shrink till Monday and really need to get through these next few days. ...

I've been taking 50mg of nortriptyline and 50mg of trazodone. Can these.cause nightmares??

Posted 14 Apr 2018 by Molly_momma 0 answers

I've been taking nortriptyline for over a year and started taking trazodone for 6months now. About a month ago I started getting nightmare almost every night, so I stop taking them for a few days then i would take them again.. can these medications cause nightmares. It has gotten so bad that I ...

Anxiety - upped my meds and not sure if I’m having side effects?

Posted 28 Mar 2018 by mmmmmm19 1 answer

I upped my trazodone to 125 mg and my nortriptyline to 150 mg per my doctor. I can’t tell if I’m... having side effects or anxiety. I am shaky, jittery and just not feeling like myself. How long should it take to even out? When will I know if it’s too much or not enough? Help!

How to handle life, insomnia, nortriptyline!?

Posted 23 Jan 2018 by mmmmmm19 1 answer

how do you handle when things don't work out the way you want? i have posted here before about my sleep struggles and things were better for a week and last night i hit the wall again. i know it's only one night, but i start to think the cycle of no sleep is starting again and get all ...

Staying asleep on trazodone-do I increase dose?

Posted 25 Mar 2018 by mmmmmm19 0 answers

I’m on 125 mg of trazodone plus nortriptyline for sleep and anxiety. So far, I’ve been falling asleep ok but after I get up to feed my baby I can’t go back to sleep. Do you think if I bumped up traz levels a bit it would help me fall back to sleep? Thanks! 

Will 10mg of nortriptyline per day cause weight gain?

Posted 7 Feb 2018 by roro128 0 answers

I have been prescribed this for migraines, but do not want to take it if it will make me gain weight.

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