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Posted 23 Sep 2013 by creneet • 3 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 skinny77 • 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 firefighterwife • 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 theresastovall • 3 answers
Doctor perscribed Elavil, which is an antidepressent, I thought.
Posted 21 Dec 2016 by Sholtohaggart • 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 injera • 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 11 Aug 2014 by sdkb03 • 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 24 Aug 2016 by fayfaith • 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 marleneelaine • 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?
Posted 8 Sep 2016 by Lynda Leonard • 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 ...
Is Elavil good for mild anxiety and insomnia? I have never taken anything for either of these issues
Posted 25 Aug 2016 by DanteNXS • 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 18 Aug 2016 by fayfaith • 2 answers
I have taken so many antidepressants & Benz's for several decades. I started on these drugs in my early 30's. After so long I'm not no longer able to take SSRI'S or SNRI'S and also not able to take Benz's. So once again, I'm having to be a Ginnie pig/lab rat ...
Posted 14 Aug 2016 by Sherry 50 • 0 answers
My husband took 30 , 100 mg of amitriptyline. He was put on a ventilator and that was Thursday it's now Sunday and they're going to have to put him back on the ventilator possibly because he's still not breathing good but he seems like it really messed his brain up is this possible?
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