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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

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

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

Looking for migriane preventative that does not cause weight gain?

I have suffered from migraines for many years, ever since I was in the Army starting a decade ago. I have been treated with many medications in recent years, to include Elavil (Amitriptyline) ...

Posted 11 Aug 2014 7 answers

Can amitriptyline cause pins and needles in face?

I have taken 20mg of amitriptyline for 4 years. I reduced to 10mg due to severe anxiety and pins and needles in face. I still have the same symptoms, could I have developed an intolerance to the ...

Posted 12 hours ago 2 answers

Can I use amitripline with warfarin?

and what amitripline is for

Posted 2 days 12 hours ago 1 answer

Elavil - I took 20 mgs of amitriptyline did not let me sleep much have pounding in chest first?

... time using this is this normal took 20 mgs amitriptyline first time taking not good sleep having a pounding in chest is this normal

Posted 16 Aug 2014 3 answers

Amitriptyline - is this med often used by vets?

Our dog is 7 years old and was prescribed the above Rx. He is a 45 lb. german sheppard and has chronic itching. We live in the San Joaquin valley of Calif.

Posted 16 Aug 2014 3 answers

Does amitriptyline prevent migraine /cluster headaches?

My brain scan has come back normal and neurology has said that they cant find a cause other than their linked to my fibro and they have put me on 75mg of amitriptyline and 40mg of citalopram but im ...

Posted 3 Jul 2014 4 answers

Can amitriptyline cause lower blood platelets?

my platelets have dropped to below normal since taking amitriptyline

Posted 9 Aug 2014 1 answer

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