How do members experience Amitriptyline?

Top 5 reported purposes & perceived effectiveness

Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Insomnia 1,229 757
Fibromyalgia 1,101 654
Pain 1,063 636
Peripheral neuropathy 741 97
Spinal cord injury 240 6

Common side effects

Side effect Patients Percentage
Dry mouth 185
Weight gain 129
Drowsiness 97
Sleepiness 64
Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence) 51
Grogginess 51

Side effect severity

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 288
Moderate 430
Mild 579
None 767

Member evaluations

whatdabuck

evaluated on Jul 01, 2012

  • Perceived effectiveness for insomnia: Moderate
  • Side effects: Mild

kljones

evaluated on Dec 01, 2012

  • Perceived effectiveness for fibromyalgia: None
  • Side effects: None

maremare

evaluated on Dec 28, 2012

  • Perceived effectiveness for pain: Major
  • Side effects: Severe