24 patient evaluations for Amitriptyline with a side effects rating of Severe

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Oct 4, 2008 (Started Sep 02, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Severe (allergic reaction)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If you are not allergic to it it works
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: allergic reaction

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 19, 2008 (Started Sep 16, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), dry mouth, headaches, grogginess, shakiness, hangover effect)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily
Side effects: grogginess, hangover effect, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), shakiness, headaches, dry mouth, headaches

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 18, 2008 (Started Feb 02, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Side effects
    Severe (excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence), mood changes)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Be cautious in upping your dosage and if you feel it is not really working ask to be switched instead of increasing your dosage.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: mood changes, excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence)

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 1, 2008 (Started May 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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