Active Ingredient(s): Protriptyline
FDA Approved: * September 27, 1967
Pharm Company: * ODYSSEY PHARMS
Category: Antidepressant

Protriptyline, sold under the brand name Vivactil among others, is a tricyclic antidepressant (TCA), specifically a secondary amine, indicated for the treatment of depression and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Uniquely among most of the TCAs, protriptyline tends to be energizing instead of sedating, and is sometimes used for narcolepsy to achieve a wakefulness-promoting effect. TCAs including protriptyline are also used to reduce the incidence of recurring headaches such as ... [wikipedia]

* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
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Dosage List

Vivactil OP;702
Vivactil 10 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 51285-594
Teva Women's Health, Inc.
Vivactil OP;701
Vivactil 5 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 51285-595
Teva Women's Health, Inc.

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