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Vivactil

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Other Names: Protriptyline
Protriptyline (Vivactil) is a tricyclic antidepressant (TCA), specifically a secondary amine, indicated for the treatment of major depression and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. Unique among the TCAs, protriptyline tends to be stimulant instead of sedative, and is sometimes use... Read more on Wikipedia

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or Vivactil? Standard disclaimers regarding mixing BP...
...and metabolized to desipramine. But, if bipolar is in the picture I don't know if increasing that would be helpful Edit: Haven't some folks having depression w/psychosis done well on desipramine...
vivactil/protriptyline (made me REALLY dizzy and...
...Lisa, Before Cymbalta I tried nadolol (helped the dizziness a little, but had bad headaches), vivactil/protriptyline (made me REALLY dizzy and out of it), and verapamil (made dizziness worse, but...
taken Adderall and then switched to vivactil. Thanks. I...
...I tried Vivactil several years ago for depression. I can't remember ...having to take a stimulant like Adderall or Ritalin? ...you have taken Adderall and then switched to vivactil. Thanks....
to Protriptyline which is the generic version of Vivactil...
Ok so its now been a week or so since I was switched to Protriptyline which is the generic version of Vivactil. I am on 5mgs of protriptyline and still 200mgs of the Seroquel XR so far the only...
to switch from Odyssey's brand-name Vivactil to Roxane's...
Brand Vivactil Vs. Generic Protriptyline I've had to switch from Odyssey's brand-name Vivactil to Roxane's generic protriptyline. I was able to gradually switch and I'm completely on the generic...
Prozac for one month then changed it to Vivactil.  When I...
...1991 I was diagnosis with a different sleep problem.  I didn't go into ...I was awake.  He first put me on Prozac for one month then changed it to Vivactil.  When I stopped travelling once a...
idea of switching from Wellbutrin to Vivactil. By then, it...
...and am going to discuss the idea of switching from Wellbutrin to Vivactil. By then, it will be a full 8 wks ...appreciated. Also, I know that Vivactil is an activating tryciclic, but...
6 weeks to taper off of the vivactil before trying parnate,...
...to taper off of the vivactil as well as the abilify ...this 6 weeks to taper off of the vivactil before trying parnate, and it was really ...dead end... I wish I was bipolar instead of unipol...
6 weeks to taper off of the vivactil before trying parnate,...
...to taper off of the vivactil as well as the abilify ...this 6 weeks to taper off of the vivactil before trying parnate, and it was really ...dead end... I wish I was bipolar instead of unipol...
used to treat apnea - \"Vivactil, an antidepressant with...
Drug treatment? There is the second of two articles by someone diagnosed with apnea in yesterday's New York ...has been used to treat apnea - \"Vivactil, an antidepressant with a mysterious...
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