Amitriptyline

The Amitriptyline test contains 1 test with 3 biomarkers.

The tricyclics are used to treat depression. Nortriptyline is an active metabolite of Amitriptyline. Therapeutic drug levels are monitored to assist the physician assessing therapeutic response and to avoid toxicity.

The following is a list of what is included in the item above. Click the test(s) below to view what biomarkers are measured along with an explanation of what the biomarker is measuring.

Also known as: Elavil®, Limbitrol®

Amitriptyline

Nortriptyline

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