Amitriptyline

Last Update May 24, 2016
Amitriptyline is an antidepressant medication.
Uses: Amitriptyline is prescribed for Depression, Headaches, Insomnia and Weight Issues and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. Our data suggest that it is taken for Anxiety, Fibromyalgia and Nerve Pain, although it is not approved for these conditions. In addition, it is taken to prevent Migraines. Read More
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Amitriptyline for treating Bipolar Disorder

Amitriptyline is prescribed for Bipolar Disorder.

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Bipolar Disorder medications
Amitriptyline
74,891 discussions
Taken for: Depression, Anxiety*, Migraines*, Headaches, Fibromyalgia*, Insomnia, Nerve Pain*, Weight Gain, Sleep Disorders, Chronic Pain, Neuropathy, Bipolar Disorder, Interstitial Cystitis
Other names: Elavil, Endep, Laroxyl, Vanatrip, Elatrolet
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.7
Satisfaction
1.0
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Gabapentin
135,877 discussions
Taken for: Nerve Pain, Anxiety*, Withdrawal Symptoms*, Depression*, Fibromyalgia
Other names: Neurontin, Gralise, Gabarone, Gralise 30-Day Starter Pack
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.5
Satisfaction
4.3
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Elavil
59,903 discussions
Taken for: Depression, Weight Gain, Anxiety*, Insomnia, Fibromyalgia*
Other names: Amitriptyline, Endep, Laroxyl, Vanatrip, Elatrolet
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.9
Satisfaction
1.0
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Nortriptyline
23,879 discussions
Taken for: Pain*, Depression, Migraines, Nerve Pain*, Bipolar Disorder
Other names: Pamelor, Aventyl, Notriptyline, Aventyl HCl
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.6
Satisfaction
1.0
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Cymbalta
193,684 discussions
Taken for: Depression, Anxiety, Fibromyalgia, Nerve Pain, Headaches*
Other names: Duloxetine
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.4
Satisfaction
2.9
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Neurontin
148,751 discussions
Taken for: Nerve Pain, Anxiety*, Depression*, Fibromyalgia, Neuropathy
Other names: Gabapentin, Gralise, Gabarone, Gralise 30-Day Starter Pack
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.5
Satisfaction
3.5
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Prozac
365,870 discussions
Taken for: Depression, Anxiety, OCD, Bipolar Disorder, Panic Attacks*
Other names: Fluoxetine HCl, Sarafem, Lovan, Prozac Weekly, Fontex
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.4
Satisfaction
2.3
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Citalopram
142,588 discussions
Taken for: Anxiety, Depression, Panic Attacks*, Panic*, OCD*
Other names: Celexa, Cipramil, Seropram, Selexa, Talohexal
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.3
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2.1
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Trazodone
102,295 discussions
Taken for: Insomnia*, Anxiety, Depression, Pain, Sleep Disorders
Other names: Desyrel, Oleptro, Molipaxin, Oleptro ER, Desyrel Dividose
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.3
Satisfaction
2.4
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Effexor
256,299 discussions
Taken for: Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Hot Flashes, Panic Attacks
Other names: Effexor XR, Venlafaxine, Efectin
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.2
Satisfaction
2.2
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Bipolar Disorder medications
Amitriptyline
74,891 discussions
Taken for: Depression, Anxiety*, Migraines*, Headaches, Fibromyalgia*, Insomnia, Nerve Pain*, Weight Gain, Sleep Disorders, Chronic Pain, Neuropathy, Bipolar Disorder, Interstitial Cystitis
Other names: Elavil, Endep, Laroxyl, Vanatrip, Elatrolet
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.7
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Gabapentin
135,877 discussions
Taken for: Nerve Pain, Anxiety*, Withdrawal Symptoms*, Depression*, Fibromyalgia
Other names: Neurontin, Gralise, Gabarone, Gralise 30-Day Starter Pack
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.5
Satisfaction
4.3
Helpfulness
Elavil
59,903 discussions
Taken for: Depression, Weight Gain, Anxiety*, Insomnia, Fibromyalgia*
Other names: Amitriptyline, Endep, Laroxyl, Vanatrip, Elatrolet
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.9
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Nortriptyline
23,879 discussions
Taken for: Pain*, Depression, Migraines, Nerve Pain*, Bipolar Disorder
Other names: Pamelor, Aventyl, Notriptyline, Aventyl HCl
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.6
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Cymbalta
193,684 discussions
Taken for: Depression, Anxiety, Fibromyalgia, Nerve Pain, Headaches*
Other names: Duloxetine
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.4
Satisfaction
2.9
Helpfulness
Neurontin
148,751 discussions
Taken for: Nerve Pain, Anxiety*, Depression*, Fibromyalgia, Neuropathy
Other names: Gabapentin, Gralise, Gabarone, Gralise 30-Day Starter Pack
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.5
Satisfaction
3.5
Helpfulness
Prozac
365,870 discussions
Taken for: Depression, Anxiety, OCD, Bipolar Disorder, Panic Attacks*
Other names: Fluoxetine HCl, Sarafem, Lovan, Prozac Weekly, Fontex
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.4
Satisfaction
2.3
Helpfulness
Citalopram
142,588 discussions
Taken for: Anxiety, Depression, Panic Attacks*, Panic*, OCD*
Other names: Celexa, Cipramil, Seropram, Selexa, Talohexal
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.3
Satisfaction
2.1
Helpfulness
Trazodone
102,295 discussions
Taken for: Insomnia*, Anxiety, Depression, Pain, Sleep Disorders
Other names: Desyrel, Oleptro, Molipaxin, Oleptro ER, Desyrel Dividose
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
3.3
Satisfaction
2.4
Helpfulness
Effexor
256,299 discussions
Taken for: Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Hot Flashes, Panic Attacks
Other names: Effexor XR, Venlafaxine, Efectin
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
3.2
Satisfaction
2.2
Helpfulness
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