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Elavil

ELAVIL

Elavil (Amitriptyline) is a tricyclic antidepressant. They increase the activity of certain chemicals in the brain, which help improve mood.

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Tablets are available in 10 mg, 25mg, 50 mg and 75 mg doses. You can buy Elavil online today only to get the original and quality product.

The brand name used for selling this drug is called Elavil which is majorly used for treating mental or psychological disorders. Some of the commonly treated disorders include attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorder, and major depressive disorder. Some of the other uses of Amitriptyline include the treatment for neuropathic pain, neuralgia, insomnia, fibromyalgia, and prevention of migraines. It belongs to the category called the tricyclic antidepressant (TCA). The mechanism through which the drug affects the body is not clearly known to researchers and scientists. The medication is taken through the mouth usually.

Amitriptyline can bring about several unnecessary changes in the body of the patient which will be discussed in detail below. It shouldn’t be taken along with MAO inhibitors or with cisapride. It can cause serious problems during pregnancy, but maybe relatively safe for mothers who are breastfeeding. Amitriptyline was introduced in the year 1960 which was approved by the FDA a year later. It is also listed in the World Health Organisation’s List of Essential Medications as one of the safest and effective ones. It is also found in its generic form in the market.

Uses of Elavil

This drug is majorly used for the treatment of mood or mental disorders that include depression. It can be used for improving the mood or well-being and also relieve symptoms of anxiety and stress. People having sleep disorders can also be treated using this drug. It brings about a positive change in the neurotransmitter levels to bring about the alteration that can treat the condition the patient is suffering from.

Amitriptyline tablets

Amitriptyline HCI (Elavil) 10 mg film-coated tablets

Side Effects of Elavil

Elavil can result in some serious changes in the body which will have a negative impact. It is necessary that you are aware of these to understand as and when they occur. It can range from mild to moderate. In case, the side effects don’t vanish, contact your doctor immediately.

  • Coma
  • Blurred vision
  • Agitation
  • Stomach pain or abdominal pain
  • Chest discomfort or pain
  • Blood in stools or urine
  • Bleeding gums
  • Tarry and black stools
  • Confusion
  • Changes in the consciousness
  • Itching, crawling, and tingling sensations
  • Changes in the rhythm and patter of speech
  • Dark urine
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Pale and cool skin
  • Convulsions
  • Decrease in the urine volume
  • Difficulty experienced while speaking
  • Drooling
  • Dry mouth
  • Nervousness

Contraindications of Elavil

The conditions that restrict the doctor from prescribing Elavil are:

  • Allergic reaction to tricyclic compounds
  • Seizures
  • Mania along with bipolar disorder
  • Overactive thyroid gland
  • Liver problems
  • Unable to empty the bladder
  • Enlarged prostrate
  • Wide-angle glaucoma
  • Alcoholism
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Closed angle glaucoma

Pregnancy and Amitriptyline

The FDA assigned the pregnancy category C in Australia as well as United States. This means that the drug can cause harm to the foetus. It should only be prescribed when the benefits subdue the risks.

Mode of Ingestion

The drug can be taken through the mouth or through an intramuscular injection.

Some people are enjoying their life and spending a healthy life with their families and colleagues. But some people entangled in some sort of problems when there is no way to out. They think more and more about those problems and ultimate they become a depressed person. Depression is a fatal disease which is directly connected to the brain. As we know that brain is our very sensitive part of the body and men can turned into death due to any sort of complexity in mind. So it is very important to do a treatment of depression because indirectly it may be harmful for life. Elavil is also belong to the same medical class which works as antidepressant medicine and provide calmness in to the mind. As depression caused due to the unbalancing of the brain chemicals so this medicine is helpful to maintain the balance of the chemicals and also to cure the symptoms of the depression. There is many other type of the disease which may cure from this medicine but its recommendation is totally depend on your concern doctor. Doctor goes through the patient condition and recommends him according to the situation. This medicine has generic name as amitriptyline and it is not allowed to use in heart and allergic problem. It may show a harmful effect with the collaboration of other medicines as rasagiline , isocarboxazid , tranylcypromine or phenelzine so never use Elavil if you had used these medicine in last 14 days. First 12 weeks of treatment I very crucial and patient want to do suicide on early stages. So it is strongly recommended to visit to your doctor continuously. Patient's family members and colleagues should have idea about this condition so that they can provide him an immediate medical aid in any severe condition. Patient should take this medicine 3 to four times in a day. If patient is using it once in a day then bedtime is better which helps to decrease the day time sleepiness. The drug recommended quantity is based on the response of the medical treatment and condition of patient. Patient should start the medication with the small quantity and increase it gradually to prevent from side effects of mouth dryness, drowsiness and dizziness. Take the medicine exactly according to the doctor prescription and never try to alter without doctor recommendation. Use the medicine at the same time for desired result and continue to use it after getting well. Do not stop the use of medicine immediately because it may worsen the patient situation. If you are feeling any change in sleeping timing, headache, mood swing or feeling tidiness then urgently ask from doctor for reducing the quantity of the medicine. This drug does not show the actual effect well after the first use but required one week and continuity of this medicine for 4 weeks is mandatory to remove the problem from grass root level. Allergic reactions found very rarely in the Elavil users.

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