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How does amitriptyline cause constipation?

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Dr. Kenneth Adler
Psychiatry
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In brief: Anticholinergic

Amitriptyline can cause constipation by anticholinergic side effects, which is generally drying, dry mouth is also common, .

In brief: Anticholinergic

Amitriptyline can cause constipation by anticholinergic side effects, which is generally drying, dry mouth is also common, .
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Elavil (amitriptyline)

Also dry skin and blurred vision.

In brief: Elavil (amitriptyline)

Also dry skin and blurred vision.
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