Pamelor Warnings and Precautions
Who Should Not Take Pamelor?You should not take Pamelor if you:
- Are allergic to Pamelor, nortriptyline hydrochloride, or any of the inactive components used to make Pamelor. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients used to make Pamelor.
- Are taking linezolid (Zyvox®) or intravenous methylene blue. Pamelor should not be started in people taking linezolid or IV methylene blue, but a person already taking Pamelor may be given linezolid or methylene blue, if absolutely necessary, and only with very careful monitoring and only if Pamelor is stopped during treatment.
- Have recently had a heart attack (known medically as a myocardial infarction).
- Have used a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) within the last 14 days. MAOIs include:
Pamelor Warnings and Precautions: SummaryThere are several situations where Pamelor should not be taken, along with a number of precautions and warnings people should be aware of with this drug. However, it is possible that not all of the precautions or warnings for Pamelor were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the Pamelor warnings and precautions that may apply to you.