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Interaction - metoprolol and amitriptyline?

Posted 9 May 2017 2 answers

I get migraines, and tension headaches daily. I am switching from a beta blocker to an antidepressant. My doctor neglected to inform me about whether or not the drugs interact to guess its probably fine but I want to make sure. Currently, I take 50mg metoprolol which I will starting weaning off ...

I was just prescribed Baclofen for my tension headaches to keep from taking so many Fioricet?

Posted 7 Mar 2016 1 answer

I have had tension headaches for over 20 years. I've been taking Fioricet to control my daily headaches for about 10 years and it's been a life saver for me. The doctor acted very angry last visit and prescribed Fioricet and Baclofen 10mg twice a day. I am also very nervous about taking ...

Allegra-D 24 Hour - When I stop taking Allegra D I get severe Migraines and shoulder tension.?

Posted 27 Feb 2018 2 answers

... Nothing stops it but continuing the medication. When I took this before I had to get Botox injections for Rebound Headaches. Please help me, I'm in tremendous pain

Has anyone used nortriptyline for chronic tension headaches?

Posted 12 Sep 2016 1 answer

I have had a chronic tension headache for just over 3 months now (everyday all day) I was finally prescribed 25 mg of nortriptyline by my neurologist. I have always had a minor case of anxiety but as the months gone by its slowly gotten worse. I'm going on my 10th pill tonight and I feel like ...

Clonazepam/Klonopin withdrawal?

Posted 12 Apr 2017 2 answers

I am working on tapering off Klonopin. I am having a hell of a time. The mental part obviously sucks. But like I have so much tension and weakness I can't walk far or stand up long at all! Is this common? I find that a medicine can do this almost too hard to believe. The pain moves around ...

Magnesium glycinate : does it really help fatigue and boost energy or does it reduce anxiety?

Posted 16 Jun 2017 2 answers

I suffer from constant fatigue and somatic symptoms which my GP assigns to anxiety even though I have no cognitive anxiety. I get symptoms like lightheadness and muscle tension along with severe fatigue. My symptoms improve by about 80% if I take 150mg of magnesium glycinate before bed , I just ...

Headache, nausea, loss of appetite, & feeling uncomfortable for about a week now?

Posted 15 Jul 2017 1 answer

Last week my symptoms started with what felt like a tension headache, then a fever (which has now subsided), then proceeded to loss of appetite, nausea (vomited a couple times a couple days ago but not since). Headache does not seem as bad but is definitely still noticeable and uncomfortable. The ...

Can I stop taking Lyrica (50mg) if I've only been on it for a week?

Posted 18 Nov 2018 2 answers

My dr put me on Lyrica 50mg for spasmatic nerves for my stomach. I take it twice a day & have only been on it for a week. It did help with my stomach, but now I have terrible tension in my back, shoulders & neck. Along with tension headaches. Can't call my dr due to the fact that ...

Dizziness, sensitive to light, tension like headaches, neck stiffness/popping, cervical headache?

Posted 17 Mar 2018 1 answer

Im trying to figure out what I have. I do have a Dr appt coming. My symptoms have been tension like headaches, light sensitivity, mild dizziness, occasional eye pain in left eye, floaters in eyes, extra glare from lights at night. I also get an occasional "popping" sensation when I turn ...

Citalopram and extreme muscle twitches?

Posted 6 Dec 2016 1 answer

I just started taking 5 mg of Citalopram and the first day I felt almost no side effects. The second day of the medication my speech suddenly started slurring and I got a weird tension, anxiety and a mild fever. I started shaking uncontrollably and my whole body would get tense. Then I started ...

Nortriptyline - Does anyone have any Muscle tension while taking this medication?

Posted 18 Apr 2016 1 answer

I was first prescribed this medication for tension headaches. It worked like a charm for 3 years at a low does of 30mg. Recently, I was treated for depression and I worked with a doctor to increase the medication to 75mg. I am now wondering if anyone has experienced severe muscle tension while on ...

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