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Elavil vs Trazodone

Elavil
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Trazodone
Other name: Amitriptyline (Amitriptyline)
Other name: Desyrel (Desyrel)
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Pain
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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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Trazodone (also sold under the brand names Desyrel, Oleptro, Beneficat, Deprax, Desirel, Molipaxin, Thombran, Trazorel, Trialodine, Trittico, and Mesyrel) is an antidepressant of the serot...
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4
RLS
3
Psychotic
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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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Trazodone (also sold under the brand names Desyrel, Oleptro, Beneficat, Deprax, Desirel, Molipaxin, Thombran, Trazorel, Trialodine, Trittico, and Mesyrel) is an antidepressant of the serot...
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May, I am glad I am off elavil, trazadone works wonders for...
" ...May, I am glad I am off elavil, trazadone works wonders for me, it doesn't help manage the pain but I take vicodin and robaxin for that...I... "

with insomnia. My doctor prescribed elavil and it worked...
" ...describing sounds similar to my experience with insomnia. My doctor prescribed elavil and it worked but I gained... "

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I took Elavil for a few months and slept well with it....
" I'm allergic to trazodone but most people tolerate it very well. A low dose, 25-50 ...sleep. Same with TCA's. I took Elavil for a few months and slept well with it. Didn't make ...or cause hypomania.... "

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I was given Elavil several years ago for pain & sleep relief...
" I was given Elavil several years ago for pain & sleep relief for migraines. I started with a low dosage & increased it to 100 mgs. The weight gain was nearly immediate. We changed to Trazodone.... "

but trazadone works wonders compred to elavil. I sure hope...
" ...me out, but I take trazadone for sleep. Used to take elavil but trazadone works wonders compred to elavil. I sure hope you can... "

from the Elavil. It never worked. At least the Elavil...
" Actually, the doctor just switched me to the Trazadone from the Elavil. It never worked. At least the Elavil worked for a few months. This happens to me with medication often. As... "

Elavil helped in the beginning but I was overly energetic...
" ...never really helped my sleep. Trazadone made me so nauseous. Elavil made me manic. Elavil helped in the beginning but I was overly energetic and exhausted on it. Restoril helps me. Ativan,... "

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leep and it really does help! I think elavil helps reduce p...
" ...may decrease metabolism. I haven't had any side effects with trazodone. I take it to help me sleep and it really does help! I think elavil helps reduce pain associated with ...to people with IC. I... "

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trazadone and went back to elavil. Am not taking anything...
" My doctor also gave me elavil for my IBS, however, he gave it ...for depression. However, I had a bad reaction to trazadone and went back to elavil. Am not taking anything now, ...that appointment in... "

mg of elavil and thats help me sleep. Nadia The medicine...
" Trazodone never worked for me. I use 20 mg ...ambien and 50 mg of elavil and thats help me sleep. Nadia The medicine... "

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