56 patient evaluations for Amitriptyline with a cost of Not specified

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Nov 5, 2019 (Started Jan 15, 2019)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia))
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (sleepiness, dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily

May 31, 2019 (Started Jan 15, 2019)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia))
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 20, 2019 (Started May 05, 2017)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for neuropathy in hands)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for neuropathy in feet)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for neuropathy)
  • Side effects
    Mild (intoxicated feeling, nausea, migraine headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 drop(s) Daily

May 19, 2017 (Started May 05, 2017)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for neuropathy in feet)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for neuropathy in hands)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (intoxicated feeling, nausea, migraine headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 drop(s) Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 20, 2017 (Started Nov 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for excess saliva)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 10, 2016 (Started Jul 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for excess saliva)
  • Side effects
    Mild (drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 12, 2016 (Started Aug 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sleepiness, dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily

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.

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 1, 2015 (Started Aug 07, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (somnolence, vivid dreams)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 6, 2015 (Started Feb 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for inability to sleep)
  • Side effects
    Severe (migraine headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 23, 2015 (Started Dec 17, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for circulation problems)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for migraine headaches)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 15, 2014 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 75 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 8, 2014 (Started Mar 11, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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