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How much before going to bed should amitriptyline be taken

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
28 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: That is the correct starting dose (it may need to be increased in the future depending on how it is working). I usually recommend taking it about 30 ... Read More

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
No: Amitriptyline is not habit forming.
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A female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience Urgent Care
Get checked: Persistent headache warrants an immediate emergency room referral and evaluation.
A female asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
44 years experience Emergency Medicine
1 + 1 May Equal 10: Look, getting in the habit of taking this & that for that & this is not generally a good idea. Sure, take a Xanax (alprazolam) if you need to, ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Reid Holtzclaw-swan
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes. : That is a safe combination.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
In reviewing : Potential side effects for elavil, (amitriptyline) did not note joint pain specifically. However muscle aches, stiffness and weakness have been repor ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
Epocrates no interac: Epocrates shows no interactions between levothyroxin and amitriptyline. Even if there were, it would be likely to be insignificant due to the low dose ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: There should be no problem with this combination, except for the fact that the sudafed could keep you awake in spite of the amitriptyline.You may expe ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
Duration : The duration of action of Amitriptyline is ~18 hours and is usually dosed once daily. Using it twice a day may be to prevent side effects. Please as ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Elavil (amitriptyline): Please call your doctor about your difficulties with elavil, since you haven't shared how much you're taking. The lowest dose made is 10mg, and i don' ... Read More

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