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In the US, Amitriptyline (amitriptyline systemic) is a member of the drug class tricyclic antidepressants and is used to treat Anxiety and Stress, Burning Mouth Syndrome, Chronic Myofascial Pain, Cough, Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome, Depression, Depressive Psychosis, Dysautonomia, Fibromyalgia, Hyperhidrosis, Insomnia, Interstitial Cystitis, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Migraine Prevention, Neuropathic Pain, Neurotic Depression, Pain, Persistent Depressive Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Pudendal Neuralgia, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome, Somatoform Pain Disorder, Urinary Incontinence and Vulvodynia.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antidepressant, tricyclic

Chemical Name

5-(3-Dimetylaminopropylidene)dibenzo[a,d]-cyclohepta-1,4-diene (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Amitriptylinum (Latin)
  • Amitriptylin (German)
  • Amitriptyline (French)
  • Amitriptilina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Amitriptilina (OS: DCIT)
  • Amitriptyline (OS: DCF, BAN)
  • MK 230 (IS)
  • N 750 (IS)
  • Ro 4-1575 (IS)
  • Amitriptyline Hydrochloride (OS: BANM, JAN)
  • Amitriptyline (chlorhydrate d') (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Amitriptyline hydrochloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Amitriptyline Hydrochloride (PH: BP 2018, JP XVII, Ph. Int. 7, USP 41)
  • Amitriptylinhydrochlorid (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Amitriptylini hydrochloridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9, Ph. Int. 7)

Brand Names

  • Abitrip
    Alpic Biotech, India
  • Abitrip Forte [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Alpic Biotech, India
  • Abitrip Plus [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Alpic Biotech, India
  • Ambival
    Dycine, India
  • Amicon
    Mesmer, India
  • Amicon Forte [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Mesmer, India
  • Amiline
    Torrent, Kenya
  • Amiplin
    Kobayashi Kako, Taiwan
  • Amiptril
    Rospaw, Argentina
  • Amitie
    Gautier, Uruguay
  • Amitone
    Intas, India
  • Amitor
    Torrent, India
  • Amitrac
    Minova, India
  • Amitrac-CZ [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Minova, India
  • Amitrip
    East West, India; Laboratory & Allied Equipment, Kenya
  • Amitriptilina
    Medrock, Peru
  • Amitriptilina Andromaco
    Laboratorios Andromaco, Chile
  • Amitriptilina Cevallos
    Cevallos, Argentina
  • Amitriptilina Fmndtria
    Farmindustria, Peru
  • Amitriptilina Iqfarma
    Iqfarma, Peru
  • Amitriptilina L.CH.
    Chile S.A., Paraguay; Laboratorio Chile, Chile
  • Amitriptilina La Santé
    La Santé, Costa Rica; La Santé, Panama
  • Amitriptilina Luar
    Quim Luar, Argentina
  • Amitriptilins-Grindeks
    Grindeks, Latvia
  • Amitriptine
    FPI, Egypt
  • Amitriptylin Abcur
    Abcur, Denmark
  • Amitriptylin Zentiva
    Saneca, Georgia
  • Amitriptyline
    Cosmos, Kenya
  • Amitriptyline BB
    Brown & Burk, Netherlands
  • Amitriptyline-Grindeks
    Grindeks, Lithuania
  • Amitriptyline-IKA
    Ikapharm, Kenya
  • Amitriptylinum Meda
    SIA Meda Pharma, Lithuania
  • Amypres
    Psycorem, India
  • Amypres-C [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Psycorem, India
  • Amytril
    Cristália, Brazil; Pharmacare, Tunisia
  • Apo-Amitriptyline
    Apotex, Hong Kong; Apotex, Lithuania; Apotex, Singapore
  • Apo-Amitriptyline 10 mg
    Apotex, Lithuania
  • Arpidox
    Intra, India
  • Axeptyl [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Cheminter, Guatemala
  • Cuait-D [+ Trifluoperazine]
    Bagó, Colombia
  • Diaztric-A [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Cubit, India
  • Emotrip [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    IPCA, India
  • Kamitrin
    Saga, India
  • Klotriptyl Mite [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Orion Pharma, Finland
  • Laroxyl
    Deva, Turkey
  • Latilin
    La Pharmaceuticals, India
  • Limbitrol [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Hoffmann La Roche, Kuwait
  • Limbival Forte [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Micro Synapse, India
  • Limbritol [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Transfarma Medica Indah/Valeant, Indonesia
  • Maxitrip
    Invision, India
  • Mitryp
    Baroda, India
  • Mitryp Forte [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Baroda, India
  • Morelin [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Laboratorio Chile, Chile
  • Mutabon Ansiolitico [+ Perphenazine]
    Schering, Italy
  • Mutabon Antidepressivo [+ Perphenazine]
    Schering-Plough, Italy
  • Mutabon Forte [+ Perphenazine]
    Schering-Plough, Italy
  • Mutabon Mite [+ Perphenazine]
    Schering-Plough, Italy
  • Odep
    Crescent, India
  • Ormal
    Delorbis Pharmaceuticals, Cyprus
  • Ristryl [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Dycine, India
  • Ristryl Forte [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Dycine, India
  • Saroten Retard
    C G Papaloisou, Cyprus; Lundbeck, Lithuania
  • Sarotex 10mg
    Dispert, Uruguay
  • Sarotex 25mg
    Dispert, Uruguay
  • Tadamit
    Alkem, India
  • Teperinep 25 mg
    ExtractumPharma, Hungary
  • Teperinep 50 mg
    ExtractumPharma, Hungary
  • Trepiline
    Aspen Pharmacare, South Africa
  • Triamyl
    PharmaSwiss, Serbia
  • Trilin
    Harsen, Indonesia; Triton, India
  • Tripox [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Triton, India
  • Triptiline
    Johnlee, India
  • Triptric
    Cubit, India
  • Tryptalgin
    Craveri, Argentina
  • Tryptanol 25
    Bago, Argentina
  • Tryptanol 75
    Bago, Argentina
  • Tryptizol
    Algorithm, Lebanon; MSD, Egypt
  • Typlin
    Sterkem, India
  • Typlin-OD
    Sterkem, India
  • Adepril
    Teofarma, Italy
  • Adepsique [+ Diazepam, + Perphenazine]
    Psicofarma, Mexico
  • ADT
    Generis, Portugal
  • Alkym 10mg
    Lasca, Paraguay
  • Alkym 25mg
    Lasca, Paraguay
  • Alkym 75mg
    Lasca, Paraguay
  • Amichlor [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Orchid, India
  • Amilavil
    Hasan-Dermapharma, Vietnam
  • Amilin
    Opsonin, Bangladesh
  • Amineurin
    Hexal, Germany
  • Amineurin retard
    Hexal, Germany
  • Amirol
    Accord Healthcare, Malta; AFT, New Zealand; Remedica, Cyprus; Remedica, Kenya; Remedica, Malta
  • Amit
    General Pharma, Bangladesh
  • Amitin
    Glitz, Pakistan
  • Amitrip
    Mylan, New Zealand
  • Amitriptilina
    Recipe, Colombia
  • Amitriptilinã Arena
    Arena, Romania
  • Amitriptilina Clorhidrato Mintlab
    Mintlab Co., Chile
  • Amitriptilina Eurofarma
    Eurofarma, Brazil
  • Amitriptilina HCL Teuto
    Teuto Brasileiro, Brazil
  • Amitriptilina La Santé
    La Santé, Colombia
  • Amitriptilina Lafedar
    Lafedar, Argentina
  • Amitriptilina MK
    MK, Colombia
  • Amitriptilino 25 mg Sanitas
    Sanitas, Lithuania
  • Amitriptylin Abcur
    Abcur, Denmark; Abcur, Iceland; Abcur, Norway; Abcur, Sweden
  • Amitriptylin beta
    Betapharm, Germany
  • Amitriptylin DAK
    Takeda Pharma, Denmark
  • Amitriptylin Grindeks
    Grindeks, Georgia
  • Amitriptylin Leciva
    Zentiva, Lithuania
  • Amitriptylin Micro Labs
    Micro Labs, Germany
  • Amitriptylin Pliva
    Pliva, Lithuania
  • Amitriptylin Slovakofarma
    Zentiva, Czech Republic
  • Amitriptylin-CT
    AbZ-Pharma, Germany
  • Amitriptylin-dura
    Mylan dura, Germany
  • Amitriptylin-dura retard
    Mylan dura, Germany
  • Amitriptyline
    Actavis UK Ltd, Iceland; Biodeal, Kenya; Clonmel, Kenya; Cosmos, Kenya; Experimental Plant GNCLS, Georgia; Farmalogist, Serbia; GlaxoSmithKline, Bangladesh; Gracure, Kenya; Ozon, Georgia
  • Amitriptyline 10mg
    Brown & Burk, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline 10mg Accord
    Accord Healthcare, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline 10mg Actavis
    Actavis UK, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline 10mg Wockhardt
    Wockhardt UK, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline 25mg
    Brown & Burk, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline 25mg Accord
    Accord Healthcare, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline 25mg Actavis
    Actavis UK, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline 25mg Wockhardt
    Wockhardt UK, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline 50mg
    Brown & Burk, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline 50mg Actavis
    Actavis UK, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline 50mg Wockhardt
    Wockhardt UK, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline Accord
    Accord Healthcare, Malta
  • Amitriptyline Actavis
    Actavis, Hong Kong
  • Amitriptyline Alphapharm
    Alphapharm, Australia
  • Amitriptyline Central Procurement
    Central Procurement & Supplies Unit, Malta
  • Amitriptyline Changzhou Siyao
    Siyao Pharmaceuticals, China
  • Amitriptyline Chen Ho
    Chen Ho, Taiwan
  • Amitriptyline Grindex
    Grindeks, Latvia
  • Amitriptyline HCl Apotex
    Apotex Nederland, Netherlands
  • Amitriptyline HCl Aurobindo
    Aurobindo, Netherlands
  • Amitriptyline HCl CF
    Centrafarm, Netherlands
  • Amitriptyline HCl Mylan
    Mylan, Netherlands
  • Amitriptyline HCl Sandoz
    Sandoz, Netherlands
  • Amitriptyline HCl Teva
    Teva Nederland, Netherlands
  • Amitriptyline hydrochloride
    Sawai Seiyaku, Japan
  • Amitriptyline hydrochloride 10mg/5ml Thame
    Thame, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline Hydrochloride 10mg/5ml Wockhardt
    Wockhardt UK, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline Hydrochloride 25mg/5ml Rosemont
    Rosemont Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline hydrochloride 25mg/5ml Thame
    Thame, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline Hydrochloride 25mg/5ml Wockhardt
    Wockhardt UK, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline Hydrochloride 50mg/5ml Rosemont
    Rosemont Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline hydrochloride 50mg/5ml Thame
    Thame, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline Hydrochloride 50mg/5ml Wockhardt
    Wockhardt UK, United Kingdom
  • Amitriptyline Hydrochloride USP
    Medopharm, Georgia
  • Amitriptyline Hydrochloride Wockhardt
    Wockhardt, Cyprus; Wockhardt, Malta
  • Amitriptyline Jinup
    Jinup, Taiwan
  • Amitriptyline MEDA 10mg
    ICN, Bulgaria
  • Amitriptyline MEDA 25mg
    ICN, Bulgaria
  • Amitriptyline NeoFarma
    NeoFarma, Malta
  • Amitriptyline Nikomed
    Takeda, Georgia
  • Amitriptyline Nycomed
    Takeda Pharma AS, Estonia
  • Amitriptyline PhP
    Pharmaplant Ltd., Netherlands
  • Amitriptyline Pro Doc
    Pro Doc, Canada
  • Amitriptyline Remedica
    Remedica, Macedonia
  • Amitriptyline Sivem
    Sivem Pharmaceuticals, Canada
  • Amitriptyline Update
    Update, Taiwan
  • Amitriptyline Wockhardt
    Wockhardt, Malta
  • Amitriptyline-Grindeks
    AS Grindeks, Estonia
  • Amitriptyline-Humanity
    Celogen, Georgia
  • Amitriptylin-neuraxpharm
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Amitriptylin-neuraxpharm 100mg
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Amitriptylin-neuraxpharm 10mg
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Amitriptylin-neuraxpharm 25mg
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Amitriptylin-neuraxpharm 25mg retard
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Amitriptylin-neuraxpharm 50mg retard
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Amitriptylin-neuraxpharm 75mg
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Amitriptylin-neuraxpharm 75mg retard
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Amitriptylin-Sandoz
    Sandoz, Germany
  • Amitriptylin-Slovakofarma
    Zentiva, Lithuania; Zentiva, Slovakia
  • Amitriptylinum Meda
    Meda Pharma, Latvia
  • Amitriptylinum VP
    PharmaSwiss, Poland
  • Amitryp
    Raza, Pakistan
  • Amitryptyline GPO
    GPO, Thailand
  • Amixide [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Sun, India
  • Amixide-H [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Sun, India
  • Amizep [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    La Pharmaceuticals, India
  • Amizep H [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    La Pharmaceuticals, India
  • Amotrip
    Pharmedic, Pakistan
  • Amyline
    Siza, Pakistan
  • Amytril
    Supera RX, Brazil
  • Amyzol
    Lek, Slovenia; LEK farmacevtska, Macedonia; Sandoz, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Anapsique
    Psicofarma, Ecuador; Psicofarma, Mexico
  • Antalin [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Laboratorio Saval, Chile
  • Antalin Forte [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Laboratorio Saval, Chile
  • Apo-Amitriptyline
    Apotex, Australia; Apotex, Canada
  • Arpidox-CP [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Intra, India
  • Arrow Amitriptyline
    Teva, New Zealand
  • Chemmart Amitriptyline
    Apotex, Australia
  • Clor. de Amitriptilina (C1) Gen.Germed
    Genéric.Germed, Brazil
  • Cloridrato de Amitriptilina EMS
    EMS, Brazil
  • Cloridrato de Amitriptilina Eurofarma
    Eurofarma, Brazil
  • Cloridrato de Amitriptilina Gen.Germed
    Genéric.Germed, Brazil
  • Cloridrato de Amitriptilina Gen.Legrand
    Genéric.Legrand, Brazil
  • Cloridrato de Amitriptilina Medley
    Medley, Brazil
  • Cloridrato de Amitriptilina Neo Quimica
    Neo Química, Brazil
  • Deprelio
    Aldo Union, Spain
  • Diapatol [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Teofarma, Italy
  • Elatrol
    Teva, Israel
  • Elatrolet
    Teva, Israel
  • Elavil
    AA Pharma, Canada; Gerda, France
  • Endep
    Alphapharm, Australia; Alphapharm, Hong Kong
  • Entrip
    Arrow Pharmaceuticals, Australia
  • Fiorda
    Lafedar, Argentina
  • Imidol
    Siza, Pakistan
  • Jamp Amitriptyline
    Jamp Pharma, Canada
  • Klotriptyl [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Orion Pharma, Finland
  • Laroxyl
    Teofarma, France; Teofarma, Italy; Teofarma, Morocco
  • Libotryp [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Wockhardt, India
  • Libotryp-DS [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Wockhardt, India
  • Libotryp-XL [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Wockhardt, India
  • Limbitrol [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Crescent, India; MEDA Pharma, Switzerland; Pharmaco, South Africa; Valeant, Brazil
  • Limbitrol-H [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Crescent, India
  • Limbitryl [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Valeant Pharmac. Italy, Italy
  • Limbival [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Micro Synapse, India
  • Mar-Amitriptyline
    Marcan Pharmaceuticals, Canada
  • Maxitrip-CZ [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Invision, India
  • Minitran [+ Perphenazine]
    Adelco, Greece
  • Modup
    Swiss Pharm, Taiwan
  • Mutabon [+ Perphenazine]
    Schering-Plough, Indonesia
  • Neurotol
    Eticos, Paraguay
  • Neurotol Forte
    Eticos, Paraguay
  • Nobritol [+ Medazepam]
    Kern Pharma, Spain
  • Nobritol Forte [+ Medazepam]
    Kern Pharma, Spain
  • Perphenazine and Amitriptyline Hydrochloride [+ Perphenazine]
    Mylan, United States
  • Pertriptyl [+ Perphenazine]
    Orion Pharma, Finland
  • Pinsaun
    Yu Sheng, Taiwan
  • PMS-Amitriptyline
    Pharmascience, Canada
  • Polytanol
    Central Poly, Thailand
  • Qualitriptine
    Quality Pharm, Hong Kong
  • Redomex
    Lundbeck, Belgium
  • Redomex 10mg
    Lundbeck, Luxembourg
  • Redomex 25mg
    Lundbeck, Luxembourg
  • Sandoz Amitriptyline
    Sandoz, South Africa
  • Saroten
    Lundbeck, Bangladesh; Lundbeck, Denmark; Lundbeck, Sweden; png Gerolymatos, Greece; Lundbeck, Lithuania
  • Saroten 10 mg
    Lundbeck Austria, Austria
  • Saroten 25 mg
    Lundbeck Austria, Austria
  • Saroten 50mg
    Bayer Vital, Germany
  • Saroten Retard
    Lundbeck, Bangladesh
  • Saroten Retard 25 mg
    Lundbeck, Switzerland; Lundbeck Austria, Austria
  • Saroten Retard 50 mg
    Bayer Schweiz, Switzerland; Lundbeck Austria, Austria
  • Saroten retard 75mg
    Bayer Vital, Germany
  • Sarotena
    Lundbeck, India
  • Sarotex
    Lundbeck, Norway
  • Sedans [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Ganassini, Italy
  • Sindepres
    Lafedar, Argentina
  • Stelminal
    Coup, Greece
  • Syneudon 50mg
    Krewel Meuselbach, Germany
  • Terry White Chemists Amitriptyline
    Apotex, Australia
  • Teva-Amitriptyline
    Teva Canada, Canada
  • Trip
    Medicon, Bangladesh
  • Tripgen
    InnoGen, Philippines
  • Tripta
    Atlantic Lab, Thailand
  • Triptil
    Whelp Paraguay, Paraguay
  • Triptizol
    SIT, Italy
  • Triptyl
    Orion Pharma, Finland
  • Triptyline
    Medifive, Thailand
  • Tripyline
    The Central, Taiwan
  • Trynol
    Johnson, Taiwan
  • Tryptanol
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Ecuador; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Taiwan; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Venezuela; Nichi-Iko Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Tryptin
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Tryptizol
    Algorithm S.A.L., Oman; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Kuwait; Rovi, Spain
  • Tryptomer
    Wockhardt, India
  • Typlin-C [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Sterkem, India
  • Typlin-C Plus [+ Chlordiazepoxide]
    Sterkem, India


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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