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A 69-year-old female asked:

amytriptline 50 mg for 30 years for nerve pain. i have started weaning myself off same by cutting one in half. is this ok?

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Dr. Antonio Bunker-Huertas
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Amytriptiline: Weaning off medications is ok as long as you are doing this under the supervision and instruction of your physician. Never wean or take yourself off any prescribed medication unless youve consulted your doctor first.

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