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Norpramin is a prescription drug licensed for the treatment of depression. Although it is not entirely clear how the antidepressant works, it is believed that it allows certain chemicals in the brain (serotonin and norepinephrine) to stay in the brain longer. This medication comes in tablet form and is generally taken one to four times a day. Side effects may include drowsiness, constipation, and dizziness.
- Norpramin comes in tablet form. It is usually taken by mouth one to four times daily.
- You can take it with or without food. If the medicine upsets your stomach, try taking it with food.
- Norpramin should be taken at the same time(s) each day to maintain an even level of the medication in your blood.
- For Norpramin to work properly, you have to take it as prescribed. The medicine will not work if you stop taking it.