About Careers Internship MedBlogs Contact us
Medindia LOGIN REGISTER
Advertisement

Side effect(s) of Amitriptyline

Read the side effects of Amitriptyline as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Body as a Whole- Lupus-like syndrome.

Liver- Liver failure.

Heart - Heart attack, stroke, nonspecific ECG changes, heart block, irregular heartbeat, low/high blood pressure, fainting, fast heart rate and palpitations.

Central Nervous System - Coma, seizures, hallucinations, delusions, confusion, disorientation, in coordination, unsteadiness, tremors, nerve disease, numbness, tingling, involuntary movements, poor concentration, excitement, anxiety, sleeplessness, restlessness, abnormal dreams, drowsiness, dizziness, weakness, fatigue and headache.

Allergic - Skin rash, hives, photosensitivity, swelling of the face and tongue.

Blood - Bone marrow depression including decreased blood cell counts and bruising.

Gastrointestinal - Nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, mouth ulcer, peculiar taste and diarrhea.

Eye and ENT - Blurred vision, dim vision, increased eye pressure, dilatation of pupil and dry mouth.

Genitourinary - Testicular swelling and breast enlargement in males, spontaneous flow of milk from the nipple in females, increased or decreased sexual drive, impotence, urinary retention and lowered blood sugar levels.

Miscellaneous - Hair loss, weight gain or loss, urinary frequency and increased sweating.

Other Precautions : * This medication may develop with increased risk of suicidal thoughts in children and teenagers; watch them carefully.
* Monitor blood sugar level regularly while taking this medication.

Drug Name : Amitriptyline

Amitriptyline(Elavil) generic is a tricyclic antidepressant, prescribed for depression. It is also prescribed for migraine and nerve pain. It corrects the imbalance of chemical substances acting on the nervous system.
More Info about Amitriptyline

Advertisement



Advertisement
Recommended Reading
Drugs A - Z
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Drugs Search


    Advertisement
    Drug Price
    Amitrip (10 mg)

    East West Pharma
    Amiline (25mg)

    Torrent Laboratories Pvt. Ltd.
    Typlin (25mg)

    Sterkem Pharma Pvt. Ltd.
    AMITIN-25

    Mission Research Laboratories (I) Pvt. Ltd.
    Elavin (75mg)

    Cyril Pharmaceuticals
    Normaline (75mg)

    Magnet Labs Pvt Ltd (Mankind Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd) 
    Triplent 10mg

    Talent Healthcare
    Eliwel (25mg)

    Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd.
    Amixide (5 mg)

    Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd.
    Zodep M

    Osmed Formulation Pvt. Ltd.
    View all
    What's New on Medindia
    Are Menopause Symptoms Troubling You?: Try these Options
    Vaccination  And Counter  Measures Against  Monkeypox
    Indian Railways Special Concession on Health Grounds
    View all

    Medindia Newsletters Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!
    Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

    Most Popular on Medindia

    Blood - Sugar Chart Hearing Loss Calculator Drug - Food Interactions Find a Doctor How to Reduce School Bag Weight - Simple Tips Daily Calorie Requirements Blood Donation - Recipients Find a Hospital Diaphragmatic Hernia Drug Interaction Checker

    Disclaimer - All information and content on this site are for information and educational purposes only. The information should not be used for either diagnosis or treatment or both for any health related problem or disease. Always seek the advice of a qualified physician for medical diagnosis and treatment. Full Disclaimer

    © All Rights Reserved 1997 - 2022

    This site uses cookies to deliver our services. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Policy, Privacy Policy, and our Terms of Use