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I took 10mg of norotryptilene one week ago at night and when

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I took 10mg of norotryptilene one week ago at night and when I woke I couldn't walk or talk properly and had many other side effects as well. Over the next three days l took 2.5mg per day and I have now stopped. I got blurred vision in my right eye one day ago and on waking this morning I have blurred vision in my left eye as well.
JA: How long have you been dealing with this? Have you been having any headaches?
Customer: Cerebral haemmorage 43mm november 2016 no headaches but since starting noro have had pain where the bleed was. Sensory pain is out of control but vision is a real concern
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Severe trauma from a hospital visits for diverticulitis 8 weeks ago. Now hypersensitive to drugs or chemicals but really concerned about the eye reaction . Does the doctor think there is any possibility it will resolve by itself
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 3 months ago.

Hi there,
This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
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This is likely still nortriptyline related side effect.
The blurry vision effect medication should subside over a week or so.
Given your prior cerebellar hemorrhage history, another possibility can be a stroke in the brain affecting the occipital lobe or mid brain.
This can affect the vision causing blurriness.
Do you have double vision?
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