Psycho-Babble Medication | about biological treatments | Framed
This thread | Show all | Post follow-up | Start new thread | List of forums | Search | FAQ

Re: pedantic, then serious corafree

Posted by zeugma on October 18, 2006, at 19:34:44

In reply to Re: pedantic, then serious zeugma, posted by corafree on October 18, 2006, at 18:59:03

hi, cf.

i am on pamelor (nortriptyline)= stable dose of 100 mg. I also take buspar 30 mg, Provigil 300 mg, and klonopin 1 mg.

The TCA's seem to have therapeutic windows above which diminishing returns appear. In 3 years I have increased the nortriptyline only once, from 75 to 100 mg, after starting Provigil and experiencing some insomnia and other sleep problems. The nortrip is definitely the antidepressant in the bunch- I have had no luck with trying substitutes for an antidepressant effect.

What I've heard about low dose norpramin (and nortriptyline) is that it works pretty quickly for antipanic effect, and for IBS, as well as attentional problems/ADHD (I felt all three within a week of starting nortrip, without a positive effect on mood). It did make me irritable at low doses (thankfully without aggravating the BS).





Post a new follow-up

Your message only Include above post

Notify the administrators

They will then review this post with the posting guidelines in mind.

To contact them about something other than this post, please use this form instead.


Start a new thread

Google www
Search options and examples
[amazon] for

This thread | Show all | Post follow-up | Start new thread | FAQ
Psycho-Babble Medication | Framed

poster:zeugma thread:695794