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Anxiety (also called angst or worry) is a Psychology and Physiology state characterized by Somatic nervous system, emotion...
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Amitriptyline
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Ativan
Other name: Elavil (Elavil)
Other name: Lorazepam (Lorazepam)
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Amitriptyline (Elavil, Tryptizol, Laroxyl, Sarotex, Lentizol) is a tricyclic antidepressant (TCA). It is the most widely used TCA and has at least equal efficacy against major depression as the newer class of SSRIs. As well ...
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Lorazepam (initially marketed under the brand names Ativan and Temesta) is a high-potency short-to-intermediate-acting 3-hydroxy benzodiazepine drug that has all five intrinsic benzodiazepine effects: anxiolytic, anterograde amnesia, sedative...
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Drowsy
8
Dry Mouth
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Dizzy
6
Withdrawal
6
Sedation
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Burning
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Groggy
3
Arthritis
3
Seizures
3
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Ati
Weakness
3
Weight Gain
3
Allergies
2
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2
Irritability
2
Psychotic
2
Migraines
2
Paranoia
2
Hallucinations
2
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About Amitriptyline
Amitriptyline (Elavil, Tryptizol, Laroxyl, Sarotex, Lentizol) is a tricyclic antidepressant (TCA). It is the most widely used TCA and has at least equal efficacy against major depression as the newer class of SSRIs. As well ...
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Lorazepam (initially marketed under the brand names Ativan and Temesta) is a high-potency short-to-intermediate-acting 3-hydroxy benzodiazepine drug that has all five intrinsic benzodiazepine effects: anxiolytic, anterograde amnesia, sedative...
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my nose was so plugged - am getting over a sinus infection...
" ...amitriptyline last night - got some sleep - woke up couple of times but my nose was so plugged - am getting over a sinus... "

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is HORRID..I hate all of those anti-depressants...they...
" ...the 1 mg. ativan at night..because I wake up frequently from pain. It also helps me not to ...by what I'm feeling. Amitriptyline is HORRID..I hate all of those anti-depressants...they make me ... "

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At one time I also used Amitriptline (25 mg.) and it work...
" ...when first diagnosed. I used Ativan then, and had a good sleep, but had ...all the time and I fall asleep easily. At one time I also used Amitriptline (25 mg.) and it worked great after I... "

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night with my amitriptyline - is it still effective for you...
" Cassablanca - i still take Ativan 1 to 1.5 mg per night with my amitriptyline - is it still effective for you or do... "

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hours before bedtime - like 3 hours or earlier. This works...
" ...but I have to take the amitriptyline several hours before bedtime - like 3 hours or earlier. This works well for me so ...up in the morning feeling hungover or groggy. I need ...med. I also t... "

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I'm just so afraid to try anything else..which doesn't help...
" ...and Ativan for anxiety. It's not working anymore. ...cream Amitriptyline was systemic even though they told me it wasn't. I'm just so afraid to try anything else..which doesn't help the... "

and now I am on Amitryptaline and Ativan. Thats helping...
" ...for Lunesta?? I have been on sleeping meds since I was dx'd with lupus two years ago. Its 2 years in december when I had my seizures and ...I am on Amitryptaline and Ativan. Thats helping fo... "

it made me tired and forgetful. it also made me sleepwalk...
" ...high dosage of amitrip. obviously i had to take it at bedtime. it made me tired and forgetful. it also made me sleepwalk. i cycle every ...i have been taking ativan, protonix, and zofran... "

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of the amitriptyline can really cause the groggy feelings....
" ...Amitriptyline is always best ...one to feel groggy. However, if ...still feel groggy. You didn't mention when you take the ativan? Ativan on top of the amitriptyline can really cause the grog... "

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- i also take amitriptyline 75 mg too - your comments...
" ...wondering what others do when you are to wean off Ativan - have been taking ...night with amitriptyline but doc only wants me to take zero Ativan - feel this cold ...- i also take amitriptyli... "

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