AMTRP - Overview: Amitriptyline and Nortriptyline, Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: AMTRP    
Amitriptyline and Nortriptyline, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Monitoring serum concentration during therapy


Evaluating potential toxicity


The test may also be useful to evaluate patient compliance

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Amitriptyline and Nortriptyline, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Amitriptyline (Elavil)
Elavil (Amitriptyline)
Elavil, Tryptanol, Endep, Elatrol, Tryptizol, Trepiline, Laroxyl, Saroten, Triptyl, Redomex (Amitriptyline)
Nortriptyline (Pamelor)
Pamelor (Nortriptyline)
Sensoval, Aventyl, Pamelor, Norpress, Allegron, and Nortrilen (Nortriptyline)
TCA (Tricyclic Antidepressants)
Tricyclic Antidepressants (TCA)