nortriptyline

noun nor·trip·ty·line \ nȯr-ˈtrip-tə-ˌlēn \

Definition of nortriptyline

:a tricyclic antidepressant C19H21N used in the form of its hydrochloride

Origin and Etymology of nortriptyline

nor- + -tript- (perhaps from tricyclic + hepta-) + -yl + 2-ine


Medical Dictionary

nortriptyline

noun nor·trip·ty·line \ nȯr-ˈtrip-tə-ˌlēn \

medical Definition of nortriptyline

:a tricyclic antidepressant administered in the form of its hydrochloride C19H21N·HCl — see aventyl

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