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Hi , I am 6ft2 300lb currently take cetalopram 30 mg , is it ok for me to try 10 mg Amitriptyline as I have trouble sleeping ?

Hi , I am 6ft2 300lb currently take cetalopram 30 mg , is it ok for me to try 10 mg Amitriptyline as I have trouble sleeping ?

Sleep: Have you gone in for a sleep study to assess for reasons why you cannot sleep, such as excessive snoring, or sleep apnea? Ask your doctor about these, and other sleep disturbances immediately. Don't just rely on meds. ...Read more

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Dr. Robert Kent
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Can you draw for me a map of withdrawl of antideppresant dugs (cepralex 10 mg+amitriptyline 25 mg)i take it for one year til now.... Thanks?

Can you draw for me a map of withdrawl of antideppresant dugs (cepralex 10 mg+amitriptyline 25 mg)i take it for one year til now.... Thanks?

No: You need to discuss your medications with your own psychiatrist so that you have this backup when making any changes. Best wishes. ...Read more

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On 10 mg amitriptyline for 8 months for ibs-d. If I stop cold turkey, will I experience withdrawal? What to expect for how long?

Stop Amitriptyline? : Amitriptyline, a TCA antidepressant, which may b rx'ed for illnesses including pain, Headaches, and IBS, when taken for long periods of time, can have a mild discontinuation syndrome if stopped abruptly (symptoms may include nausea, headache, malaise). Never stop a medication without the instruction of ur prescribing MD. Even if you don't have discontinuation sxs, u'll need a new tx for ur IBS! ...Read more

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Would a dose of 10 mg elavil (amitriptyline) cause memory problems or brain fog ?

Would a dose of 10 mg elavil (amitriptyline) cause memory problems or brain fog ?

Possibly: Each person is unique with regard to clinical response and development of side effects to medications. If you have developed "brain fog" after starting elavil, (amitriptyline) it is important to talk with your doctor about this. Often early side effects resolve after about 7-14 days, but if it is not tolerable in the meantime, you may need a change of medication. ...Read more

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Can i take cinnarzine tabs. Togther with my deppresion therapy(10 mg escitalopram+25mg amitriptyline)&my hypertension therapy (10 mg zestril)?

Interactions: Escitalopram and Elavil (amitriptyline) may cause a rare problem known as seritonin syndome. Elavil and Lisinopril (zestril) may lover your blood pressure at the beginning of treatment or with any dose increase, causing dizziness; they may also increase your heart rate. Be careful when you stand up and do so slowly at first. ...Read more

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I have been taking amitriptyline (10 mg) at nighttime for ic pain and help with sleep the last 31 days. Will missing one night's dose be a problem?

I have been taking amitriptyline (10 mg) at nighttime for ic pain and help with sleep the last 31 days.  Will missing one night's dose be a problem?

Probably not: But why are you missing a dose? Did you run out of your prescription? Hoping you can get this refilled tomorrow, especially if it's been helping you. ...Read more

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Is tramacet with Zoloft (sertraline) 50mg and amitriptyline 10 mg ok in combination ?

In most people: It depends on the individual. All of that serotonin can put a patient with bipolar disease at risk of a manic episode. If it hasn't happened, it wont. Excess serotonin can cause rapid heart rate, anxiety and shakiness. I personally try to avoid using multiple drugs that work the same, since it can lead to toxic side effects. I like using drugs like abilify (aripiprazole) if I am treating mood disorder ...Read more

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