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Re: TRICYCLICS: Is there a best one?

Posted by SLS on August 17, 2004, at 6:08:43

In reply to Re: TRICYCLICS: Is there a best one? SLS, posted by Sad Panda on August 16, 2004, at 23:37:31

> > > I am actually thinking of Pamelor+Elavil for myself.
> >
> > Interesting.
> >
> > I'm thinking about adding nortriptyline to imipramine.
> >
> >
> > - Scott
> >
> >
>
> That sounds interesting. Seems like no single TCA is ideal. I'm considering replacing 50mg of my Nort with Amitrip & then adjusting the Nort doseage with a blood test. I am currently taking 125mg of Nort & am thinking of going to 150mg. I have an order for a blood test here, but I don't think 125mg is there yet. I am still also taking 150mg of Effexor.


I was pretty impressed with what Effexor 300mg + nortriptyline 75-100mg did for me. Although, it proved impossible to find a single dosage of nortriptyline that produced a stable antidepressant effect, when I did manage to squeeze an antidepressant effect from it, it was quite robust with the Effexor on board. Good luck with it.


- Scott

 

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