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How effective is amitriptyline when used to help sleep?

Posted 16 Nov 2012 by jbonderud 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.

How long does Amitriptyline withdrawal last?

Posted 9 Aug 2013 by SphereR 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 ...

Has anyone come off of 10mg amitriptyline after experiencing hightened anxiety whilst on it?

Posted 5 Sep 2013 by cupcake2290 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 ...

Amitriptyline for severe anxiety?

Posted 9 Jan 2014 by andyw1991 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 ...

Just started amitriptyline, feeling very tired, how long will this last?

Posted 27 Mar 2011 by twith 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?

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

Posted 23 Sep 2013 by creneet 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.

How Long Does it take for Amitriptyline to Get Out of your System?

Posted 1 Feb 2010 by denny426 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.

Will 50ml of amitriptyline work immediately for sleeping?

Posted 16 Oct 2017 by Taeh 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

Tapering off amitriptyline, feel so sick, anxiety so bad, flu pain etc, should I go to hospital ?

Posted 5 Aug 2012 by islgirl 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 ...

Amitriptyline - Can I take 25 mg Amitryptiline AND 300 mg Gabapentin per day?

Posted 28 May 2013 by E R 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..

Has anyone been treated for ibs succesfully with 10mg amitriptyline?

Posted 17 Feb 2013 by cupcake2290 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 ...

What will amitriptyline make me feel like?

Posted 9 Sep 2011 by mtrice222 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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