Nortriptyline influences unbalanced brain chemicals in order to get rid of depression. It belongs to a group of tricyclic antidepressants. The medicine can be prescribed for healing neuropathic pains and symptoms of childhood nocturnal enuresis, chronic fatigue syndrome and migraine, including some other neurological disorders.
At the market, Nortriptyline is also sold as Pamelor and Aventyl HCl. Common side effects are dry mouth, increased appetite and sedation.
Nortriptyline is an active agent of the well-known Pamelor produced by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.