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Amitriptyline

Most Commonly Used
Amitriptyline 10mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M 77 
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Amitriptyline 50mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M 36 
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Amitriptyline 25mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M 51 
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Amitriptyline 100mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M 38 
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Amitriptyline 75mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M 37 
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Overview Information on Amitriptyline
Pharmacist Tip
Amitriptyline may cause drowsiness or dizziness. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how it affects you.     
Amitriptyline is a type of prescription medicine called a tricyclic antidepressant. Amitriptyline is used to treat symptoms of depression. The way amitriptyline works is not yet completely understood. However, it is thought that amitriptyline works by increasing levels of certain chemicals in the brain needed to maintain a balanced mood.

It is not recommended that children younger than age 12 take amitriptyline.



Clinical Review by Jodi Grimm, RPh and Ann Ciemnoczolowski, MS, ELS on May 15, 2013
Amitriptyline is a type of prescription medicine called a tricyclic antidepressant. Amitriptyline is used to treat symptoms of depression. The way amitriptyline works is not yet completely understood. However, it is thought that amitriptyline works by increasing levels of certain chemicals in the brain needed to maintain a balanced mood.

It is not recommended that children younger than age 12 take amitriptyline.



Clinical Review by Jodi Grimm, RPh and Ann Ciemnoczolowski, MS, ELS on May 15, 2013