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Why does Amitriptyline or Nortriptyline cause this weight gain???

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Old 09-02-2007, 05:20 PM   #1
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Why does Amitriptyline or Nortriptyline cause this weight gain???

Can anyone explain why this is?? I'm taking nortriptyline for chronic pain syndrome. It helps a little bit but there's a weight gain side effect that is a problem.

Thanks to anyone who could shed some light.

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