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Amitriptyline 150 Mg
I take 150 mg. Amitriptyline at night for anxiety and depression. Does drinking caffeine takes away the benefits of the medication?
Can add to anxiety: Caffeine doesn't alter the antidepressant effect of Elavil (amitriptyline), but it can cause or worsen anxiety. So in that sense it could counteract the effect of the medication. Low to moderate amounts of caffeine shouldn't be a problem unless you're fairly sensitive to it, but on general principles i advise anxious patients to minimize caffeine. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I take 10 mg of amitriptyline every night. I have a terrible cold. Can i take nyquil if I am taking amitriptyline?
I'm taking amitriptyline for insomnia, i'm taking 40 mg. It worked well for a while but now its not working. Is this normal?
Elavil: Tolerance to low dose not uncommon.Get a more detailed answer ›
Depression: I feel your distress. Amitriptyline is a medication for treatment of Depression. Sometimes, it is given for sleep problem. It may cause hearing voices. The dose of 20mg/day is not adequate dose for depression. See a Psychiatrist for Diagnosis, Medication benefits and side effects, dose , and Therapy for stress.in your life. Do Breathing and Music Relaxation, Visual Imagery, Yoga and Meditation. ...Read more
Nothing....: It is a cumulative drug.......you will have symptoms....from the problem for which you were given the drug. ...Read more
I am taking 12.5 mg of amitriptyline as needed for sleep. average twice a week. is this drug okay to use occasionally?
Been on klonopin.05mg 2 times day for months,dr gave me amitriptyline 50mg & mirtazipine15 mg once a day both at night, is this safe and both at night?
Probably: Since I do not know your medical condition nor why these medications were prescribed for you, I can only speak in general terms. These medications can be safely used together. ...Read more