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Can I take Nortriptyline and Amitriptyline together? The Nortriptyline works wonders for my IBS-d and Amitriptyline fixes my Anxiety-like no other medication ive tried!

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replied September 22nd, 2018
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. These both are of the same class and any one of them can do both the things you are desiring for. Stop using both because they will increase the pharmacodynamic synergism and you need not both of them. Either amitriptyline or nortriptyline should be used separately and it is enough for your IBS symptoms as well as anxiety.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
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