Does Nortriptyline cause Hair Loss?

Last Update May 28, 2016
Hair Loss is a known side effect of Nortriptyline
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Treato found 75 posts discussing Nortriptyline and Hair Loss.
In most of these discussions patients report that Nortriptyline causes Hair Loss.
The manufacturer's product labeling should always be consulted for a list of side effects most frequently appearing in patients during clinical studies. Talk to your doctor about which medications may be most appropriate for you.
About Nortriptyline
Nortriptyline is an antidepressant medication.
Uses: Our data suggest that Nortriptyline is taken for Pain and Nerve Pain, although it is not approved for these conditions. In addition, it is prescribed for Depression and Migraines. Read More
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Does Nortriptyline cause Hair Loss?

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There are some serious side effects and some that are ...
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"I have tingling, shaking and twitching - why I feel like I am dancing the oogie boogie! ...There are some serious side effects and some that are really making me not happy like hair loss - I am losing... "
michelle
February 20, 2015
YES, I HAVE HAD HAIR LOSS WHILE ON NORTRYPTALINE, AS WELL AS EYE PAIN. I HAD BEEN ON THIS BEFORE, ABOUT 7 YEARS AGO, AND I HAD NO PROBLEM, BUT IT WAS AT THE LOWEST DOSAGE. HAVE HAD HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE AND HAIR LOSS SINCE ON MAX DOSAGE. TRYING TO COME OFF OF IT AND FIND ANOTHER MED.

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