21 Dec 2009
I found this on the web. I hope this explains the working as best as I can find.
How Does Elavil Work?
Elavil belongs to a class of medications called tricyclic antidepressants. It is not entirely clear how the drug works. It does affect several chemicals in the brain, including serotonin and norepinephrine. Elavil may allow these chemicals to stay in the brain longer, which can help with depression symptoms.
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she is not depressed but has bad headaches daily.all the family i talked to said it could be harmful to her. so i looked it up and still can't ...
8 answers • 6 Apr 2010
Elavil in the past was a wonderful sleeping pill for me. then, in the midst of rx oxys etc it seemed
... to be awful. Now on Suboxone, does anyone know if Elavil will work again. Elavil is an older tricyclic antidepressant that seemed mild. S
3 answers • 14 Feb 2011
When I was taking Elavil 25mg a day for migarine headache my headaches went away, now my Dr. is given me xanax 0.25 twice a day for anxiety and i am ...
1 answer • 5 Jun 2011
I've been presc. elavil for vascular headaches(subarachnoid hemorrhage10 yrs ago) will it work/safe?
Typical migraine Meds. Don't work. Altram works if symptoms before onset.
2 answers • 18 Apr 2012