A 21-year-old female asked:
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how long does it take for nortriptyline to get out your system completely after taking the last pill? what side effects do i look for?

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Dr. Fred Gallo
36 years experience Clinical Psychology
A few days: The full therapeutic effects of this kind of antidepressant takes about 6 weeks. But the chemical changes occur rather quickly, within about 36 hours. So it should be out of your system in about a week, depending on your metabolism.
Answered on Jun 2, 2020
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