if so what are the effects
11 Jan 2011
Hi, yes it is. Have you taken this amount? The symptoms you would probably experience first hand would be;
sinus tachycardia, hot dry skin, dry mouth and tongue, dilated pupils and urinary retention. An overdose of amitriptyline is more dangerous if taken at doses of 750mg upwards but 400mg is still dangerous. I take this med and i am on 50mg a night, which is considered a reasonably high dose.
Check out this website for a full list of side effects/overdose effects; http://www.mhra.gov.uk If you have taken an overdose contact your doctor or nearest ER now!
- Amitriptyline Information for Consumers
- Amitriptyline Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Amitriptyline (detailed)
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