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How effective is amitriptyline when used to help sleep?

I have trouble getting to sleep and staying asleep. Don't want to take anything that would be habit forming/dependency. Have just been prescribed 25 mg. at bedtime.

Posted 16 Nov 2012 7 answers

How long does Amitriptyline withdrawal last?

I was prescribed Amitriptyline 10mg to be taken at nighttime for migraine prevention. Well it was giving making my already bad insomnia even worse to the point that I was unable to sleep even with my ...

Posted 9 Aug 2013 5 answers

How long does it take amitriptyline to get out of your system?

I was prescribed just 25mg/day at bedtime. I wanted to discontinue it because I thought it was giving me weird side effects. I had been taking the medication for about 5 weeks when I chose to stop it.

Posted 1 Feb 2010 3 answers

Has anyone come off of 10mg amitriptyline after experiencing hightened anxiety whilst on it?

Ive been on 10mg amitriptyline once a night for about 5 months for ibs symptoms while ive been on this medication ive found myself feeling very low very tired and started getting anxiety and panic ...

Posted 5 Sep 2013 3 answers

Tapering off amitriptyline, feel so sick, anxiety so bad, flu pain etc, should I go to hospital ?

I developed severe anxiety last May and my docs said the amitriptyline wasn't working for me. I began taking it 7 years ago for migraines that wouldn't go away and it worked except for ...

Posted 5 Aug 2012 9 answers

How does amitriptyline work for nerve pain? Does it ALWAYS cause weight gain?

My dr. suggested it for some mild nerve pain after a surgery but I understand that weight gain is one of the most frequent side effects. I'm over 55 years old & I'm about 15 lbs. ...

Posted 21 May 2013 3 answers

What is best drug to use for sleeping?

Been taking any where from 50 mg to 100 mg of Amitriptyline for 31 years to help me sleep as I have Fibromyalgia. But, as of 1/1/15 my insurance company is taking it up to a higher tier and my cost ...

Posted 3 Nov 2014 8 answers

The difference between amitripyline 75mg?

One Tablet has MYL the other has ACC after the word TAB on the label I do understand that each has a different manufacturer just curious about the abbreviations.

Posted 4 days ago 1 answer

I was on amitriptyline 20mg on and off for about 5 years for nerve damage, I stop taking it because?

... of all the side affects i was getting, hart palpitations, i could not sleep but then could not get up in morning, i had dry mouth and throat, up and down all night going to loo, but needing lots ...

Posted 8 days ago 1 answer

How can I het rid of a migraine if medication is not working?

I take amitriptyline 25mg daily and my migraine still wont go away what can I do

Posted 10 Jan 2015 4 answers

Amitriptyline - Amitryptiline and periods?

I started amitryptiline 3 months ago for IC, for the last two-three weeks it improved my pain, but my periods are irregular now, last was 8 weeks ago, it has never happened with me. Is anybody has ...

Posted 2 days 3 hours ago 0 answers

Amitriptyline - does this medication help with people who have ibs- alternate?

I have ibs-d with bouts of constipation. I've read people with ibs-d and ibs-c have used this but a side effect is constipation. Is this meant for use with a patient with ibs-c?

Posted 12 days ago 1 answer

How long after you stop taking amitrityline do the side effect go?

Since I increased my dose im having trouble urinating im just dribbling and this is getting me down im more depressed now then before, so I have stopped taking it and now I need to know when this ...

Posted 6 Jan 2015 3 answers

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