152 patient evaluations for Amitriptyline

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second-hand princess
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second-hand princess
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 53
Condition: Asthma 3 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: n
I have:
Asthma

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Apr 24, 2016 (Started Sep 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Depressed mood)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 27, 2009 (Started Sep 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Depressed mood)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: did nothing to improve my mood
Cost: < $25 monthly

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LLgoatJ
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LLgoatJ
Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: none
Arms: mild
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I am: b
I have:
PLS

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Apr 12, 2016 (Started Aug 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Depressed mood)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Sleepiness, Dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily

Nov 12, 2013 (Started Aug 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Depressed mood)
  • side effects
    Mild (Sleepiness, Dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Try and drink lots of water in the few hours before you take it as it gives you a dry mouth. While it does not make you fall asleep, when you do sleep it puts you in a very deep sleep. It is difficult to wake up in the morning as well. You just keep drifting off! I used to sleep 11pm-7am on weekends. Now I sleep till 9am or even 10am sometimes. That is a good thing though if you wake up at 5am some mornings worrying.

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mzooms
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mzooms
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: severe
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
ALS

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Feb 1, 2016 (Started Jul 08, 1995)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Excess saliva)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily

Aug 15, 2015 (Started Jul 08, 1995)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Excess saliva)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily

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bertusj
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bertusj
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 3
Mania: 1
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Severe
40 M
Function: Low
Distress: Moderate
I have:
ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder)

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Jan 13, 2016 (Started Dec 23, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I take it in the evening and it does make me struggle to wake up in the morning a bit
Cost: < $25 monthly

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janik
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janik
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I am: n
I have:
PLS

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Oct 22, 2015 (Started Apr 13, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Nerve damage)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Dry mouth

Feb 20, 2001 (Started Apr 13, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Dry mouth

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hank2555
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hank2555
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: none
Vision: moderate
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Oct 2, 2015 (Started Aug 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 10, 2014 (Started Aug 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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woofhound
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woofhound
Gender: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: Some
Stiffness: Most
function: Most
external_stress: Little
Stickman: some
Description:M58y
CFS:10y Dx
FM:16y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Oct 1, 2015 (Started Aug 07, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fibromyalgia)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Vivid dreams, Somnolence)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

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dmitts1
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dmitts1
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: mild
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Aug 25, 2015 (Started Jul 01, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Depressed mood)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 30, 2014 (Started Jul 01, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Depressed mood)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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danie0330
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danie0330
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 41
Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) 1 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: None
I am: g
I have:
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

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Mar 23, 2015 (Started Dec 17, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Migraine headaches)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Circulation problems)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

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mcewthom
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mcewthom
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: None
Overall: None
Cognition: none
Vision: mild
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: none
Walking: none
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Mar 17, 2015 (Started Aug 22, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • side effects
    Mild (Low blood sugar (hypoglycemia))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Came off these and feel like ive submerge out of some sort of fog and feel alot better. Originally taking for stomach pains but they havent come back since stopping 5days ago.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 11, 2014 (Started Aug 22, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • side effects
    Mild (Low blood sugar (hypoglycemia))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Do not stop suddenly.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 17, 2014 (Started Aug 22, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Dry mouth . Also watch out for blood sugars.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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