A 50-year-old member asked:
can i use pamelor (nortriptyline) (anti-depressant) for fibromyalgia pain?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Gregory Billy answered
27 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes: Amitriptyline (elavil) and nortriptyline (pamelor) have been shown to potentially be effective in reducing pain associated with fibromyalgia.
Answered on Sep 30, 2015
Dr. Richard Rosenthal answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Pamelor (nortriptyline) is the trade name for nortryptilline. It is an older medication used for fibro. There are newer meds with fewer side effects but if this is working, keep on it and good luck.
Answered on Jun 30, 2014
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