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Posted 16 Nov 2012 by • 22 answers
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 9 Aug 2013 by • 14 answers
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 prescription medicine for sleep. So I stopped taking it. I had only been taking it for a week and ...
Posted 18 Feb 2010 by • 21 answers
Posted 5 Sep 2013 by • 8 answers
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 attacks from bowhere which id never ever experienced before and I heard and read online that ...
Posted 9 Jan 2014 by • 8 answers
I suffer from severe anxiety,ocd and some depression. I was maybe thinking about asking for amitriptyline mainly to help the severe anxiety. I have tried a lot of anti depressants, anti anxiety drugs and none of them have really helped and the side effects have been quite hard to handle. I was just ...
Posted 7 Mar 2013 by • 1 answer
Posted 27 Mar 2011 by • 6 answers
This is day 3 for my husband on Amitriptyline 50 mg for migraine prevention. He is very tired and we're wanting to know if this is normal and/or how long this will take to subside as it is difficult for him to function like this?
Posted 23 Sep 2013 by • 5 answers
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 1 Feb 2010 by • 4 answers
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 16 Oct 2017 by • 3 answers
I have insomnia and could go days without sleep if I don't take a sleep aid. I can take up to 400ml of saraquil for a good nights rest. Will 50ml of amitriptyline work immediately the first night to help sleep
Posted 5 Aug 2012 by • 10 answers
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 having to increase dosage after trying to come off and couldn't. I got myself down to 10 mg 6 days ...
Posted 28 May 2013 by • 5 answers
I have been on gabapentin for 2 years, decreased to 300 mg per day now. But still not sleeping well... My .pain not very severe..
Posted 21 May 2011 by • 3 answers
Posted 17 Feb 2013 by • 5 answers
Im a 22 year old female that has been experiencing ibs symptoms for 7 months and this has lead to anxiety which has lead to a bit of weight loss as im anxious to eat properly as i dont want to trigger a flare up. i know there are 2 things that trigger my flare ups but im too scared to eat what i ...
Posted 9 Sep 2011 by • 1 answer
I have high levels of anxiety and also have back pain from a number of problems. Will the amitriptyline take care of either or both? Have taken clonazepam and norcos for my symptoms and have now been prescribed amitriptyline and really don't what to expect. My doc also put me on paxil a few ...
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