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Elivil side effects?

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Dr. Robert Woods
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: Elavil (amitriptyline) Side Effects

Elavil (generic name amitriptyline), belongs to a class known as tricyclic antidepressants based upon the structure of the molecule.
Common side effects: constipation, blurred vision, dry mouth, nausea, and tiredness. Severe side effects: allergic reactions, irregular heartbeat, seizures, suicidal thoughts, agitation, and anxiety. This is only a partial list. Your md should have more info.

In brief: Elavil (amitriptyline) Side Effects

Elavil (generic name amitriptyline), belongs to a class known as tricyclic antidepressants based upon the structure of the molecule.
Common side effects: constipation, blurred vision, dry mouth, nausea, and tiredness. Severe side effects: allergic reactions, irregular heartbeat, seizures, suicidal thoughts, agitation, and anxiety. This is only a partial list. Your md should have more info.
Dr. Robert Woods
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Dr. Douglas Bey
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Anticholinergic

Dry mouth constipation hot flashes blurred vision sedation r most common.

In brief: Anticholinergic

Dry mouth constipation hot flashes blurred vision sedation r most common.
Dr. Douglas Bey
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Side effects

Common reactions: drowsiness, dry mouth, dizziness, constipation, blurted vision, palpitations, fast heart beats.
..Severe symptoms: heart rhythm problems. Have a discussion with your prescribing doctor if there is anything that worry you. Good luck.

In brief: Side effects

Common reactions: drowsiness, dry mouth, dizziness, constipation, blurted vision, palpitations, fast heart beats.
..Severe symptoms: heart rhythm problems. Have a discussion with your prescribing doctor if there is anything that worry you. Good luck.
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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