|ID:393 ||Amitriptyline/Nortriptyline||Search Links: General Info : Protocols : Patient Info|
|Description||Nortriptyline is the N-methylated metabolite of amitriptyline. Both are tricyclic antidepressants with mild tranquilising action. They inhibit catecholamine reuptake.|
|Indication||Investigation into toxicity.
|Interpretation||Amitriptyline half-life 10 -28 hrs. Nortriptyline half-life 18-60 hrs.
|Ref. Range (Male)||See note|
|Ref. Range (Female)|| |
|Ref. Range (Paed)|| |
|Ref. Range Notes||Therapeutic range: 30-150 ug/L
|IP Acute TAT||At least 1 week|
|IP Routine TAT||At least 1 week|
|GP Acute TAT||At least 1 week|
|GP Routine TAT||At least 1 week|
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