Hi Kim, the answer would probably be yes; it does seem harsh on the liver. Probably due to it's metabolic pathway in the Liver.
"Amitriptyline hydrochloride should be used with caution in patients with impaired liver function."
taken from here: https://www.drugs.com/pro/amitriptyline.html
I hope that was helpful? If you are concerned, see your doctor for a liver function test.
Take care, Steve.
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