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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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Vivactil many years ago. I would again if I needed it....
...took Vivactil many years ago. I ...dry mouth. I got over my depression and weaned...
with this med. I was prescribed Vivactil when I was 16 for...
...experience with this med.  I was prescribed Vivactil when I was 16 for chronic headaches, not knowing that it was an antidepressant.  I started becoming depressed, so they prescribed another...
used to treat apnea - \"Vivactil, an antidepressant with...
...yesterday's New York Times. The author mentions, in passing, a drug that has been used to treat apnea - \"Vivactil, an antidepressant with a mysterious...
for her depression and experienced similar side effects...
...at night? One of my girlfriends was taking Vivactil for her depression and experienced similar side effects that you mentioned. Her ...meds seemed to make her a zombie. Her doctor recommended...
i just started vivactil, it seems to be helpig...
...me....i was really moody, depression was worse...no help with my pain..caused myoclonic jerking....higher the dose the more it happpened i just started vivactil, it seems to be helpig...
take vivactil (protrityline) and I also have dry mouth & a...
...from my AD. I take vivactil (protrityline) and I also have dry mouth & a bad taste...
Vivactil. I have tried ALL the SSRI drugs for 4.5 miserable...
...I want to try Vivactil. I have tried ALL the SSRI drugs for 4.5 miserable years, and had a nasty withdrawal syndrome. Are tricyclics better...
doctor there put me on vivactil for a prevention medicine....
...get severe migraines, I went to Diamond Headache Clinic, the doctor there put me on vivactil for a prevention medicine. ...I've had migraines for 30...
what do you mean vivactil caused you to turn into the...
...Enigma, I'm curious what do you mean vivactil caused you to turn into the devil. I was irritable beyond all belief. I even threw a chair...
etc. My neurologist put me on a preventative called Vivact...
...a dx of migraines due to headaches everyday as ...without the pain. I get nausea, sensitivity to light etc. My neurologist put me on a preventative called Vivactil. Since then, no headaches....
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