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What drugs should not be taken with nortriptyline?

What drugs should not be taken with nortriptyline?

Avoid taking MAO inhibitors (isocarboxazid, linezolid, methylene blue, moclobemide, phenelzine, procarbazine, rasagiline, safinamide, selegiline, tranylcypromine) during treatment with this medication. Most MAO inhibitors should also not be taken for two weeks before and after treatment with this medication.

What medicines interact with soma?

Most frequently checked interactions

  • Adderall (amphetamine / dextroamphetamine)
  • Ambien (zolpidem)
  • Ambien CR (zolpidem)
  • Aspirin Low Strength (aspirin)
  • atorvastatin.
  • clonazepam.
  • Cymbalta (duloxetine)
  • diazepam.

Can I take Soma and amitriptyline together?

Using amitriptyline together with carisoprodol may increase side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty concentrating. Some people, especially the elderly, may also experience impairment in thinking, judgment, and motor coordination.

Can nortriptyline be used as a muscle relaxer?

The present results show that amitriptyline, nortriptyline and sertraline are effective in relaxing the vascular smooth muscle of human arteries precontracted with noradrenaline or KCl. In addition, amitriptyline and nortriptyline are potent inhibitors of neurogenic-induced contractions.

What are the most common side effects of nortriptyline?

Nortriptyline may cause side effects. Tell your doctor if any of these symptoms are severe or do not go away:

  • nausea.
  • drowsiness.
  • weakness or tiredness.
  • excitement or anxiety.
  • nightmares.
  • dry mouth.
  • changes in appetite or weight.
  • constipation.

Should I take nortriptyline in the morning or at night?

It is best to take nortriptyline in the evening. Start by taking it one hour before going to bed, if you find that you feel drowsy the next morning, try taking it earlier in the evening.

What muscle relaxer is similar to Soma?

Carisoprodol is the generic equivalent of Soma—Soma and carisoprodol are the same. Other muscle relaxers besides Robaxin and Soma you may have heard of include Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine), Skelaxin (metaxalone), and Zanaflex (tizanidine).

Can you take aspirin and Soma together?

No interactions were found between aspirin and Soma.

Will Soma help me sleep?

Soma is the only muscle relaxant medicine that actually works. Not only does it truly “relax” the tension and knots in my muscles, but can throw the brakes on a tension headache, work as a sleep aid, and lower the need for opioids with very few side effects.

Does Soma make you feel good?

Some people mix Soma and alcohol because it induces a relaxing euphoria, or high. While it is likely to cause the person to pass out, since the combination enhances slowed brain activity and sleepiness, it may also make the person feel very good when the two drugs are combined.

How long before nortriptyline works for nerve pain?

If you take nortriptyline to treat nerve pain, it usually takes a week or so for pain to begin to wear off. You may start to sleep better at night. If you take nortriptyline for depression, you may start to feel better after a couple of weeks. It can take 4 to 6 weeks until you feel the full benefits.

Does nortriptyline make you gain weight?

In conclusion, treatment with the tricyclic antidepressant nortriptyline was associated with moderate weight gain, which cannot be explained as a reversal of symptomatic weight loss and is usually perceived as an undesired adverse effect.

What happens if you stop taking nortriptyline suddenly?

• Nortriptyline may increase or decrease blood sugar levels. • Do not stop using nortriptyline suddenly. You may need to use smaller and smaller doses before completely stopping. Check with your doctor. • This medicine may cause drowsiness, especially during the first few weeks you are using it. Be

How often should you take nortriptyline at night?

You should take a single tablet (25 mg) each night for 1 week, one hour before bedtime, before increasing the dose. If, at this low dose, there is no change in your pain, then you should increase by one tablet at bedtime, so that you will now be taking 50 mg at bedtime.

What kind of Medicine is nortriptyline for depression?

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