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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

I've been on amitriptyline for 2 months now and have been having severe dry eyes and constantly?

... blinking. My eye dr gave me a steroid drop for it. Is it possible that it's caused from the amitriptyline? I really don't feel any relief for my fibro pain nor sleeping problems either. ...

Posted 4 days ago 2 answers

Can Amitriptyline cause a pulmonary embolism?

Posted 2 days 19 hours ago 1 answer

Naproxen - How long does it take to help?

Good afternoon, I've been prescribed Naproxen and Amitriptyline for a tension headache which has persisted for quite a while. How long does it take for the Naproxen to work as I take this ...

Posted 9 days ago 1 answer

My doctor now has me on 20mg of prozac and 20mg of paxil to be taken?

in the morning and 150mg of amitriptyline to take at bedtime to help with the insomnia. So far it has not helped at all. Does anyone know the maximum dose of this drug, Also has anyone had luck with ...

Posted 23 Mar 2014 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 8 answers

Amitriptyline - I took 75 mg almost 2 hours ago?

I took 75 mg of Elavil almost 2 hours ago not tired yet should I take more?

Posted 19 days ago 1 answer

Amitriptyline - I have insomnia. Will this drug help me?

Tylenol PM or Melatonin does absolutely nothing for me. The only thing that helps me is ambien and sometimes it doesn't get me to sleep. I just got perscribed amitriptyline. Do you feel this ...

Posted 6 Mar 2014 5 answers

Amitriptyline - I have been on endep for a month now, increasing to 50 mg a week ago?

I was diagnosed with generalised anxiety disorder 13 years ago after a major 'breakdown'. I have been on several SSRI and SNRI's in the past. My main concern with the endep, is the ...

Posted 25 Mar 2014 1 answer

My gp has put me on tegratol for severe nerve pain and fibromyaliga?

What time of day am I better taking tegratol as my nerve pain in my back is agony at night and my fibromyaliga is worst During the day im also on amitriptyline and oxycontinso I dont want to be like ...

Posted 25 Mar 2014 1 answer

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