Pamelor® (nortriptyline) treatment for depression, nerve pain, and other chronic conditions

Pamelor® is a powerful antidepressant also known by the generic name nortriptyline hydrochloride. Nortriptyline is primarily prescribed for the treatment of mood disorders, namely depression. It helps promote well-being, alleviate anxiety and tension, and boost energy levels if they are being affected by pain or depression. Pamelor® is just one of a number of treatments that your doctor may recommend based on your symptoms and health history.* Schedule a virtual visit with one of our board-certified physicians for expert, caring medical treatment.

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Pamelor® (nortriptyline) is a powerful tricyclic antidepressant (TCA)

Pamelor® acts by modulating the balance of natural neurotransmitters in the brain.  The active ingredient in Pamelor®, nortriptyline, is also sold under the brand names Aventyl and Nortrilen. It is also widely available as a generic prescription medication. It's essential to take Pamelor® under the supervision and guidance of your doctor, as it may have serious side effects and interactions with other medicines.

Pamelor® belongs to a class of medications called tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs). TCAs work by inhibiting the reuptake of serotonin and norepinephrine to a certain degree, increasing levels of these neurotransmitters, or chemical messengers. By restoring the balance of these chemicals, Pamelor® may help alleviate symptoms of depression and improve mood. 

While tricyclics are used less frequently than SSRIs and SNRIs due to potential side effects, they are an important option for treatment when other options have failed. Depression and mood disorders are serious mental health conditions that require expert, compassionate treatment. At PlushCare, all of our physicians are board-certified. Our mission is to provide the highest quality healthcare available with the convenience of online doctor appointments.

Treating chronic mental health and pain disorders requires ongoing management, making it all the more important to have the convenience and accessibility of a virtual doctor visit. One of our board-certified doctors will assess your symptoms, medical history, and individual needs to determine the most appropriate treatment plan. 

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  • Convenient consultations: Expert medical care from the comfort of your home. You can discuss your symptoms, treatment history, and concerns about Pamelor® without the need to travel to a doctor’s office.

  • Medication management: Our online doctors can manage and adjust your Pamelor® prescription based on your health status and treatment response. 

  • Mental health support: Telemedicine provides an accessible platform for mental health support, which is crucial if you are using Pamelor® for depression treatment or anxiety. Regular virtual sessions can aid in monitoring your mental health progress.

  • Follow-up care: Continuous monitoring is important in mental health treatment. Our telehealth doctors can schedule regular follow-ups to track your progress, make necessary medication adjustments, and provide ongoing support.

  • Prescription refills: Easy prescription refills and renewals are a significant advantage of telemedicine for mental health treatment, ensuring that you have uninterrupted access to your medication.

How to talk to your doctor about Pamelor®: helpful questions to ask

Whether you choose one of our doctors or seek your own provider, it’s important to feel comfortable that you understand the scope of your treatment plan, any potential side effects, and key milestones.  Here are some questions that you and your doctor may find helpful to discuss about possible nortriptyline treatment: 

  • Will Pamelor® be effective in alleviating my symptoms?

  • How do any potential side effects interact with my personal health history? 

  • What is my long-term treatment plan? How long will I need to take the medication? 

  • Would therapy be recommended along with Pamelor®? 

  • Will nortriptyline affect my daily activities? 

  • What are some good milestones for monitoring my progress?

Nortriptyline pharmacology: effective for treatment-resistant depression and anxiety

  • Pamelor®, known by its generic name nortriptyline, belongs to a class of antidepressants called tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs). Tricyclic antidepressants have been utilized in the treatment of depression and anxiety disorders since the 1950s.1 They are used primarily when other classes of antidepressants like SSRIs (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors) or SNRIs (serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors) prove ineffective. Their primary indication is for the treatment of depressive disorders, encompassing major depressive episodes and related conditions. 

    Tricyclic antidepressants, as their name suggests, are characterized by their molecular structure consisting of three rings of atoms. This class of antidepressants, including nortriptyline, works by increasing the levels of certain neurotransmitters, such as serotonin and norepinephrine, in the brain. 

    Other examples of TCAs, aside from nortriptyline, include amitriptyline, imipramine, and clomipramine. While TCAs can be highly effective in treating various psychiatric conditions, they are often considered when other antidepressant classes have not yielded the desired results due to the risk of serious side effects.

    Pamelor®, being a TCA, is primarily indicated for the treatment of depression. It is also prescribed to address anxiety disorders when other medications prove less effective. The therapeutic effects of TCAs like nortriptyline typically take six to seven weeks to become noticeable. If found to be effective, it may be prescribed for anywhere from six months up to several years.

    In addition to the brand Pamelor®, nortriptyline is sold under other brand names such as Aventyl, Allegron, Teva 0811 and Taro NPT 10, as well as in generic form.

  • Other uses of nortriptyline

    In addition to its primary use in depression, Pamelor® is sometimes prescribed for various other conditions. Pamelor® is not indicated for bipolar depression treatment. It is important to note that the following uses are not FDA-approved. Any off-label use is based solely on a detailed health history and consultation with a qualified doctor. Prescriptions for off-label uses are not guaranteed. Off-label uses may include:

    • Anxiety: While primarily an antidepressant treatment, nortriptyline is sometimes used to alleviate anxiety symptoms.

    • Insomnia: It has sedative properties that can make it a consideration for individuals experiencing insomnia, aiding sleep regulation.

    • Neuropathy/nerve pain: While Pamelor® is sometimes used to manage neuropathic pain caused by nerve damage or dysfunction, other medications have shown to be more effective in studies.

    • Migraines/headaches: Some healthcare providers may explore Pamelor® as a preventive measure for migraines and chronic headaches.

    • PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder): Off-label use of Pamelor® may be considered in the management of specific symptoms associated with PTSD.

    • Smoking cessation: There is some exploration of TCAs, including Pamelor®, in assisting with smoking cessation efforts, although this is not a primary use.

    It's essential to note that while off-label uses may show promise in some instances, they require careful consideration and consultation with your doctor. The decision to use Pamelor® for off-label purposes is based on individual health needs, potential risks, and benefits, all discussed with a qualified medical provider.

  • Nortriptyline mechanism of action

    Nortriptyline functions similarly to other tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs). TCAs like nortriptyline work by inhibiting the reuptake of neurotransmitters, or chemical messengers, in the brain. Specifically, nortriptyline blocks the reuptake of serotonin and norepinephrine. By blocking the reuptake, these neurotransmitters stay concentrated in the brain for longer, enhancing their effects and ultimately leading to an improved mood. 

    The way Pamelor® is metabolized in the liver is influenced by each individual’s genetics, which is why it’s important to stay in close contact with your doctor to determine if it’s right for you. Your doctor will help manage your dose or find alternative medications if needed. Pamelor® has a half-life of 18 to 44 hours, meaning that half of the dose will still be in your system during that time period.

    The impact Pamelor® has on neurotransmitter levels is believed to contribute to its antidepressant and anxiety-reducing effects. Ultimately, the exact mechanism by which nortriptyline and other antidepressants produce their effects is not fully understood.

Nortriptyline pharmacology FAQs

  • Is nortriptyline an MAOI?

    No, nortriptyline is not a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI). It belongs to the class of tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs).

  • Is nortriptyline an SNRI or an SSRI?

    Nortriptyline is neither a selective serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI) nor a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI). It is a tricyclic antidepressant (TCA).

  • Is Pamelor®/nortriptyline a controlled substance?

    No, Pamelor®/nortriptyline is not classified as a controlled substance. It is not a narcotic.

  • How does nortriptyline compare to trazodone for insomnia?

    Both nortriptyline (Pamelor®) and trazodone are used off-label for insomnia. However, they have different mechanisms of action and potential side effects. The choice between them depends on individual patient factors and specific sleep-related issues.

  • How is it different from other antidepressants?

    Nortriptyline is a tricyclic antidepressant (TCA), and its mechanism of action and side effect profile differ from other classes of antidepressants, such as SSRIs or SNRIs.

  • Is nortriptyline addictive?

    Nortriptyline is not considered addictive. However, abrupt discontinuation should be avoided, and withdrawal symptoms may occur if the medication is stopped suddenly.

  • Is nortriptyline similar to Xanax?

    No, nortriptyline is not similar to Xanax. Xanax is a benzodiazepine used for anxiety, while nortriptyline is a tricyclic antidepressant with different mechanisms of action.

  • Does nortriptyline increase dopamine?

    Nortriptyline primarily increases the levels of serotonin and norepinephrine and does not directly impact dopamine levels.

  • Does nortriptyline give you energy?

    Nortriptyline may have a stimulant effect in some individuals, potentially contributing to increased energy. However, individual responses can vary.

Pamelor® vs. SSRIs & SNRIs

Pamelor® is an older generation antidepressant, while SSRIs (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors) and SNRIs (serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors) are newer. While Pamelor® can be effective, especially in certain types of depression and chronic pain, it has more side effects compared to SSRIs and SNRIs, especially the potential for cardiac effects and overdose. While newer antidepressant classes have been developed, nortriptyline can be an effective treatment when other medications have not worked.





Type of medication

Tricyclic antidepressant (TCA)

Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors

Serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors

Side effects

More side effects (nausea, headache, drowsiness)

Fewer side effects; may include nausea, headache, sexual dysfunction

Similar to SSRIs, but may have additional effects on blood pressure

Cardiac effects

Can affect heart rhythm and cause orthostatic hypotension

Fewer cardiac effects

Fewer cardiac effects

Use in pain management

Often used for nerve  pain

Less commonly used for pain

Commonly used for nerve  and other types of chronic pain

Weight impact

More likely to cause weight gain

Weight neutral or variable effects on weight

Weight neutral or variable effects on weight

Drug interactions

More potential drug interactions

Fewer drug interactions

Fewer drug interactions

Drowsy  effects

More likely to cause drowsiness 

Less likely to cause drowsiness 

Variable; some can cause drowsiness, others are more energizing

Pamelor® administration and dose guidelines

The recommended nortriptyline dosage varies based on the specific health condition being treated, the severity of symptoms, and individual patient factors. Only a qualified doctor can determine the most appropriate dosage, considering your health history and the medication's intended purpose.

Starting dose: Typically, the starting dose most doctors prescribe for treating depression ranges from 10-25 mg two to three times a day or 50 mg once a day. If needed, your doctor will gradually increase the dose to a maximum of 150 mg once a day or 50 mg two to three times a day. The initial treatment often begins with a low dose to monitor individual response and potential side effects.

Dosage adjustment: Dosage may be gradually adjusted by your doctor based on how well you respond to the initial dose. He or she will consider your overall health, medical history, response to the medication, and the nature and severity of your symptoms.

Maximum dose: This is generally capped at 150 mg. However, this maximum dose can vary; your doctor will carefully assess your needs and tolerances.

Condition-specific dosing: Nortriptyline dose varies significantly depending on the condition being treated. For depression, the dosage may differ from that prescribed for pain management or other health conditions. 

For example, Pamelor® is sometimes prescribed to address sleep-related issues and manage nerve pain (neuropathy). The typical starting dosage for sleep concerns is a 10 mg capsule, with adjustments made gradually under the careful supervision of a healthcare provider. Dosages may be increased to 50 mg or even 100 mg if needed, tailoring the treatment to the individual's response. 

The initial dosage for nerve pain usually falls within the range of 25 mg to 50 mg. As with any medication, it is crucial to adhere to the guidance provided by your doctor, reporting any side effects or changes in symptoms to ensure the most effective and safe treatment approach.

Best time to take: Nortriptyline is often taken in divided doses, and the best time to take it can vary. It is commonly recommended to take the medication at bedtime to minimize potential side effects and enhance its sedative properties.

Instructions for missed doses: If you miss your dose, take it as soon as you remember. However, the missed dose should be skipped if it is nearing the next scheduled dose and the regular dosing schedule has resumed. Do not double the dose to compensate for a missed one. Consistency in taking the medication is key to its effectiveness.

If there are concerns or uncertainties about missed doses, it is advisable to consult with your doctor for guidance. Additionally, maintaining open communication with them ensures that any adjustments to the treatment plan can be made if needed.

Nortriptyline dosage FAQs

  • How long does it take to work?

    The onset of action for nortriptyline varies, but noticeable improvements may take several weeks. It's important to be patient and continue taking the medication as prescribed.

  • Can nortriptyline be used long-term?

    Yes, nortriptyline can be used for the long term under the supervision of a healthcare professional. The duration of treatment depends on the nature and severity of the condition being addressed.

  • What will happen when I stop taking it?

    Stopping nortriptyline abruptly may lead to withdrawal symptoms. It's essential to follow your doctor’s guidance for tapering off the medication gradually to minimize potential side effects.

  • How will the nortriptyline make me feel?

    Nortriptyline affects neurotransmitter levels in the brain, potentially leading to improved mood. However, there is also potential for mild or serious side effects. Individual responses vary, and it's essential to communicate any concerns or changes in mood with your doctor for proper management.

  • Will I experience withdrawal symptoms when stopping Pamelor®?

    When discontinuing nortriptyline (Pamelor®), it’s important that you gradually taper off the medication under a doctor’s supervision to monitor for any withdrawal symptoms. Throughout the tapering process, your doctor will work with you to actively monitor any withdrawal effects and help adjust your dosage to ensure a smooth transition. Some patients may experience withdrawal symptoms during this period, including dizziness, nausea, headache, irritability, and flu-like symptoms.

Pamelor® (nortriptyline) potential side effects, safety, and management

Nortriptyline may cause various side effects and come with certain risks, and it's essential to be aware of them for safe and effective use.

  • Common side effects

    • Dry mouth: Nortriptyline can inhibit saliva production, leading to dry mouth. Patients may experience a parched feeling, difficulty swallowing, or altered taste sensations.

    • Constipation: The medication affects the gastrointestinal system, slowing down bowel movements. This can result in infrequent and difficult-to-pass stools, leading to constipation.

    • Dizziness: Nortriptyline can lower blood pressure, leading to dizziness upon standing. Patients may feel lightheaded or unsteady.

    • Palpitations: The medication's influence on heart rate may cause palpitations, where patients perceive rapid, fluttering, or irregular heartbeats.

    • Low blood pressure: Changes in blood pressure levels can occur, potentially leading to dizziness, fainting, or feeling unusually fatigued.

    • Weight gain: Nortriptyline can affect appetite and metabolism, leading to weight gain in some patients. This may contribute to changes in body composition.

    • Headache: Nortriptyline's impact on neurotransmitters can trigger headaches. Patients may experience mild to moderate headache sensations.

    • Nausea: The medication's influence on the digestive system can cause nausea, leading to a queasy or unsettled feeling in the stomach.

    • Trembling of arms or legs: Nortriptyline may affect muscle control, resulting in tremors or shaking in the arms or legs.

  • Less common side effects

    While less common, Pamelor® (nortriptyline) may cause the following side effects. It's essential to be aware of these and consult with your doctor if they occur:

    • Heart abnormalities: In rare cases, nortriptyline may affect heart rhythm. Regular monitoring and reporting any irregularities, such as palpitations or chest pain, to your doctor are essential.

    • Taste disturbance: Some individuals may experience changes in taste perception. While less common, discussing this with your doctor can help address concerns.

    • Difficulty concentrating: Difficulty concentrating or mental fog may occur. If it’s persistent or impacts your daily activities, consult with your doctor.

    • Confusion: In rare instances, confusion may occur. Any significant cognitive changes should be promptly reported to your provider.

    • Fatigue: Some individuals may experience fatigue. Balancing rest and activity and discussing persistent fatigue with your physician can help manage this side effect.

    • Decreased sexual function: Nortriptyline may affect sexual function. Talk to your doctor to discuss possible adjustments to the treatment plan or explore alternative medications.

  • Rare side effects

    While rare, some individuals may experience the following side effects while taking Pamelor® (nortriptyline):

    • Convulsions: In rare instances, nortriptyline may lower the seizure threshold, potentially leading to convulsions or seizures.

    • Tinnitus: Some individuals may experience a ringing or buzzing sensation in the ears, known as tinnitus, as a rare side effect.

    • High blood pressure: Although less common, nortriptyline may, in rare cases, contribute to elevated blood pressure levels.

    • Allergic skin reactions: Rarely, individuals may develop allergic skin reactions, such as a rash or itching. These should be promptly reported to your doctor.

    • Tongue edema: Swelling of the tongue, known as tongue edema, may occur in rare instances. Any signs of swelling should be reported immediately.

    • Diarrhea: While uncommon, some individuals may experience diarrhea as a rare side effect of nortriptyline.

    • Vomiting: Vomiting is another less common side effect that may occur in some individuals taking nortriptyline.

    • Hypomania: Rarely, nortriptyline may induce hypomanic episodes characterized by elevated mood and increased energy.

    • Anxiety: In rare cases, nortriptyline may contribute to increased anxiety levels in some individuals.

    • Insomnia: While nortriptyline is often used to address insomnia, paradoxically, it may, in rare instances, contribute to sleep disturbances.

    • Nightmares: Rarely, individuals may experience vivid and distressing dreams or nightmares while taking nortriptyline.

    In addition to the previously mentioned side effects, some individuals taking nortriptyline may experience the following:

    • Burning throat: A rare sensation of burning in the throat may occur in some individuals taking nortriptyline.

    • Rash: Skin rash, although uncommon, may appear as an allergic reaction to the medication and should be reported to your doctor.

    • Sweating: Increased sweating, especially during sleep, may be experienced by some individuals as a side effect of nortriptyline.

    • Sun sensitivity: Rarely, nortriptyline may increase sensitivity to sunlight, making individuals more prone to sunburn. It is important to take adequate sun protection measures.

    • Weight loss: While weight gain is a common side effect, some individuals may experience weight loss as a rare reaction to nortriptyline.

    • Hair loss: Hair loss, though infrequent, may occur in some individuals taking nortriptyline.

    • Urinary retention: Rarely, nortriptyline may cause difficulty emptying the bladder, leading to urinary retention.

    • Drowsiness: Drowsiness or excessive sleepiness may occur, especially during the initial phases of treatment or when adjusting the dosage.

  • Rare but serious adverse reaction: serotonin syndrome

    In rare instances, individuals taking Pamelor® (nortriptyline) may experience a severe adverse reaction that requires immediate medical attention known as serotonin syndrome.

    The risk of serotonin syndrome is increased when nortriptyline is combined with other medications that affect serotonin levels, especially selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). It is crucial to inform your doctor of all medications you are taking to minimize this risk. Combining nortriptyline with SSRIs requires close monitoring for agitation, hallucinations, rapid heartbeat, fever, muscle stiffness, or severe nausea.

Pamelor Pros and Cons®



  • Effective in treating depression: Pamelor® is highly effective for alleviating symptoms of depression, particularly when other drug treatments have not worked. 

  • Established treatment history: Pamelor® has been successfully used for decades in clinical practice, with both effectiveness and side effects carefully studied.

  • Affordability: Available as the generic drug nortriptyline, Pamelor® is a potentially cost-effective option for patients where affordability is a concern.


  • Side effects: Pamelor® comes with potential side effects, including both mild and very serious side effects. 

  • Anticholinergic effects: Pamelor® is an anticholinergic drug, which can cause low blood pressure, confusion, difficulty concentrating, blurred vision, urinary retention and other negative side effects.

  • Caution in special populations: Special populations, such as the elderly, pregnant individuals, those with pre-existing heart conditions, liver problems require careful consideration.

Important warnings and precautions for Pamelor®

  • Nortriptyline can interact with various drugs and may not be suitable for everyone, particularly those with certain pre-existing health conditions. The medication has known effects on the cardiovascular system, and it may also influence mental health, especially at the start of the treatment or during dosage adjustments. Stay in close contact with your doctor to manage your treatment effectively and safely.

    Be mindful of the following warnings and precautions:

    • Diabetes: Nortriptyline may influence blood sugar levels, making it important to monitor effects on glucose levels for individuals with diabetes. 

    • Pregnancy: Pamelor® isn’t typically used as a first or second drug option during pregnancy, but may be considered where other treatments have failed. 

    • Breastfeeding: Tiny amounts of Pamelor® have been shown to pass into breastmilk, so discuss this with your doctor if you are breastfeeding. 

    • Recent heart attack: If you have recently experienced a heart attack, talk to your doctor about whether alternative treatments are needed. 

    • Respiratory difficulties: Individuals with respiratory difficulties should approach nortriptyline with caution. 

    • Convulsive disorders: Nortriptyline may lower the seizure threshold; exercise caution if you have a history of convulsive disorders.

    • Bipolar disorder: If you have bipolar disorder that's not being treated, taking nortriptyline can make your condition worse.

    • Glaucoma or increased eye pressure: Taking this drug could increase the pressure in your eyes.

    • Urinary retention issues: If you have problems with urinary retention, which means that you “hold water” in your bladder during the daytime and find it difficult to properly urinate, Pamelor® can make it worse.

    • Pre-existing liver conditions: Nortriptyline is metabolized in the liver, and its use may impact liver function. If you have pre-existing liver conditions or are taking other medications affecting the liver, tell your doctor. Periodic liver function tests will likely be conducted during treatment to monitor for any signs of liver toxicity. This proactive approach ensures early detection of any adverse effects on liver function, allowing for timely interventions if needed.

    Pamelor® drug interactions and contraindications

    Understanding potential drug interactions and contraindications is crucial when using nortriptyline (Pamelor®) to avoid adverse effects. Some important interactions include:

    • Nortriptyline and Zoloft (sertraline): Combining nortriptyline with Zoloft, a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI), may increase the risk of serotonin syndrome. 

    • Nortriptyline and antihistamines: Use of nortriptyline with certain antihistamines may enhance the risk of side effects such as drowsiness, dry mouth, and blurred vision. 

    • Nortriptyline and muscle relaxants: Interactions between nortriptyline and muscle relaxants can potentiate the sedative effects of both medications. 

    • Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs):  Do not take Pamelor® if you are taking an MAOI. Using both medications at the same time can cause convulsions, high fever, and death. MAOIs must be stopped for at least 14 days before starting nortriptyline.

    • Alcohol: Be cautious with alcohol while taking nortriptyline. Combining nortriptyline with alcohol may intensify the sedative effects of both, leading to increased drowsiness, dizziness, and impaired coordination. This combination can also elevate the risk of accidents or injuries.

    • St. John's Wort: St. John's Wort, an herbal supplement often used for mood support, can interact with nortriptyline. Combining these two may increase the risk of serotonin syndrome, a severe condition characterized by symptoms such as confusion, rapid heart rate, and high blood pressure.

    • Pain medications: Combining nortriptyline with other painkillers should be approached cautiously. Some painkillers may enhance the sedative effects of nortriptyline, requiring careful monitoring.

    • Recreational drugs: The use of recreational drugs alongside nortriptyline can have unpredictable effects and may increase the risk of adverse reactions. It's strongly advised to avoid recreational drug use during nortriptyline treatment. 

  • Signs and symptoms of Pamelor overdose

    In the event of a Pamelor® overdose, it's essential to recognize the signs and symptoms for prompt intervention. Overdose symptoms may include blurry vision, extreme drowsiness, confusion, hallucinations, seizures, and an irregular heartbeat. Any indication of an overdose requires immediate medical attention.

    Nortriptyline toxicity, resulting from an excess of the medication in the body, can occur due to factors such as unintentional overdose or individual sensitivity. The frequency of nortriptyline toxicity is relatively low but emphasizes the importance of adherence to prescribed dosages. Factors such as drug interactions or concurrent medical conditions can contribute to toxicity risks, emphasizing the need for close monitoring.

    In the case of a life-threatening Pamelor® overdose, call your local emergency number or go to the nearest emergency room. This will help in managing the overdose and preventing severe complications.

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