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How long does it take for Elavil to get into your system?

I started Elavil 50mg monday and I have been a walking zombie and have been very depressed. I have never experienced depression. My pain even seems to have worsen instead of getting better. Is this ...

Posted 28 Jun 2012 5 answers

Is 25 mg of Elavil the usual dosage for Insomnia, and combination of Anxiety?

I was recently prescribed 25 mg of Elavil for Insomnia, and combination of Anxiety. I have only taken the medication for a week, and it does not seem to help with the insomnia. However, is this ...

Posted 2 May 2011 4 answers

Amitriptyline - How long will it take for me to recover natural sleep patter after quitting elavil?

I am in day 30 since stopping Elavil. I have had about 30 hours of sleep in that time. I am exhausted, depressed and anxious.

Posted 23 Sep 2013 3 answers

Amitriptyline - Weight gain on Elavil??

Could anyone give me some insight as to whether you gained weight while on Elavil? I am very concerned about this and it has made me fear starting this drug!

Posted 19 days ago 1 answer

Has anyone else had hair loss when takin amitriptyline?

Ive been taking 25mg of elavil at bedtime for about 3 months for interstitial cystitis. It does help a little with the chronic pain, but doesnt touch most of my back and pelvic pain. Before i started ...

Posted 18 Dec 2015 5 answers

Elavil - Is there a big weight gain issue ?

Posted 21 Dec 2015 4 answers

Nortriptyline - Does anyone recommend this over Amitriptyline (Elavil)?

Have had bad M.E. and severe, frequent migraines now for 22 years. For the past 5 years, I've had unbearable (and undiagnosed) neuropathic type pain from my butt to my feet, and also a bit in my ...

Posted 14 Sep 2015 4 answers

New doctor started me on 25mg of elavil at night and increased dosage to 50 2 days later?

I would like to decrease dosage back to 25 mg. This medication is giving me burning mouth syndrome. Can I cut the 50 mg elavil tablet in half?

Posted 4 Aug 2015 1 answer

I just started taking elavil for depression. How long does it take to kick in?

I previously took zoloft for 20 years but does not work for me anymore.

Posted 31 Jul 2015 0 answers

Elavil for migraines 25mg. At bedtime. When should I begin to get Relief? I am on Coumadin?

I was just put on 25mgs. For migraines, how long will take to start relieving my H/A's ? The pain starts forehead down behind my eyes. Other times it starts on top of head near forehead.

Posted 25 Jul 2015 0 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

What medication is prescribed for leg cramps?

Doctor perscribed Elavil, which is an antidepressent, I thought.

Posted 4 Jun 2012 3 answers

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