What is Aventyl?
Aventyl is a tricyclic antidepressant. It affects chemicals in the brain that may be unbalanced in people with depression.
What are the uses of Aventyl?
Aventyl is used to treat low mood (depression).
How is medicine Aventyl best taken?
Take it at bedtime once a day. To gain the most benefit, do not miss any doses. Keep taking Aventyl (nortriptyline capsules) as you have been told by your doctor or other healthcare provider, even if you feel well.
What are side effects that might occur while consuming Aventyl?
Even though it may be rare, some people may have very bad and sometimes deadly side effects when taking a drug. Inform the doctor or get medical help right away if you have any of the following signs or symptoms that may be related to a very bad side effect.
What should be avoided while taking Aventyl?
Do not drink alcohol. The medicine can increase the effects of alcohol, which could be dangerous. This medication may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful while driving or doing anything that might need you to be alert.