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Posted 23 Sep 2013 by • 4 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 28 Jun 2012 by • 5 answers
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 normal?
Posted 2 May 2011 by • 4 answers
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 medication something that has to "get into your system" before it works? I know that is ...
Posted 4 Jun 2012 by • 3 answers
Doctor perscribed Elavil, which is an antidepressent, I thought.
Posted 11 Aug 2014 by • 7 answers
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) Nortiptyline, and Topamax; and am also taking Effexor for fibromyalgia. I noticed a year or so after ...
Posted 16 days ago by • 1 answer
Posted 15 Feb 2017 by • 2 answers
... function during the day? It has been prescribed to help with my anxiety induced migraines and has been working. My doctor moved my follow up to over a month from now. I can't seem to get up and go, and caffeine barely touches the drowsiness.
Posted 21 Dec 2016 by • 2 answers
I'm taking 20mg at night and would like to know if I need to take extra precautions in the sun. I read that there is a risk but is that only with higher doses? Any help welcome, thanks.
Posted 21 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
I've dealt w headaches and dizziness for several years w no root cause identified. My neurologist put me on 25mg of elavil which I took last night for the first time. Today I feel completely drained and my brain is kind of foggy. Not much appetite and while I went to work I def felt off all ...
Posted 14 Jul 2016 by • 1 answer
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Posted 24 Aug 2016 by • 2 answers
I'm going to see my doctor today and wanted to Ask him about taking this drug. Elavil/ amitriptyline.
Posted 14 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
i have been taking Elavil 75 mg at night for sleep. I don't like the way it makes me feel. i have only taken it for 1 month. Can i just stop taking it?
Is Elavil good for mild anxiety and insomnia? I have never taken anything for either of these issues
Posted 25 Aug 2016 by • 1 answer
... before, except herbs, so I am a bit hesitant. Some of my symptoms are internal tremors, body zaps, facial numbness, insomnia, and ringing ears. Any feedback would be helpful
Posted 8 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
How long does it take to withdraw from Elavil? I have taken it for 26 years for sleep and it has been very effective. I have to stop taking it because of my age(75) and problems with falling. I started at 150mg and decreased by 25mg weekly. When I hit 50mg I started having problems. When I was down ...
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