Nortin 25 is known as a tricyclic antidepressant. It is used to treat depression and night time bedwetting (nocturnal enuresis) by older children at dif... View More
Uses of Nortin 25
Side effects of Nortin 25
How to use Nortin 25
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Nortin 25 may be taken wit... View More
How Nortin 25 works
Nortin 25 is a tricyclic antidepressant. It increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depressi... View More
What if you forget to take Nortin 25?
If you miss a dose of Nortin 25, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your... View More
Depression, Nocturnal enuresis
May be taken with or without food.
Oral Depression Adult: 75-100 mg/day in 3 or 4 divided doses. Max: 150 mg/day in severe depression. Elderly: 30-50 mg/day in divided doses. Hepa... View More
Oral Depression Child: Adolescent: 30-50 mg/day in divided doses. Nocturnal enuresis Child: 6-7 yr (20-25 kg): 10 mg; 8-11 yr (25-35kg): 10-20 m... View More
Mania, recent MI, arrhythmias (particularly heart block); severe liver disease; children <6 yr.
Mode of Action
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Not intended for treatment of bipolar depression. Avoid abrupt withdrawal. Patient at risk of seizures, w/ DM, narrow angle glaucoma, urinary retention,... View More
Hypotension, HTN, tachycardia, palpitation, MI, arrhythmias, heart block, stroke; confusional states w/ hallucinations, disorientation, delusions; anxie... View More
Increased risk of serotonin syndrome w/ SSRIs, SNRIs, TCAs, triptans, fentanyl, lithium, tramadol, tryptophan, buspirone. May reduce antihypertensive ef... View More
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