Why ELAVIL* (Amitriptyline hydrochloride ) is Prescribed for Patients

Patient opinion of ELAVIL: satisfied (average rating score: 3.17)

(based on 580 reviews )

Top 10 Reasons for taking ELAVIL
(reported on Ask a Patient)

  Reason # of Ask a Patient Reviews
1Insomnia*30
2Fibromyalgia*23
3Depression*19
4Migraine*13
5Pain*10
6Anxiety*8
7Irritable bowel syndrome4
8Vulvovaginal pain4
9Back pain3
10Migraine prophylaxis3

*Also included as reason for taking drug in FDA Adverse Events summary.

Top 20 Side Effects of ELAVIL
(reported on Ask a Patient)

  Side Effect # of Ask a Patient Reviews
1Somnolence205
2Weight increased203
3Dry mouth186
4Fatigue*65
5Abnormal dreams49
6Food craving49
7Constipation41
8Dizziness*41
9Increased appetite34
10Irritability32
11Lethargy30
12Disturbance in attention29
13Amnesia28
14Mood altered27
15Anger26
16Hunger26
17Drug ineffective*25
18Depression*25
19Tremor23
20Insomnia23

*Important! This side effect is also associated with Adverse Event Reports (serious reaction); Also see charts in FDA Adverse Events summary.

Please click here for Safety Information and FDA Adverse Events summary for ELAVIL

Level of Satisfaction with ELAVIL

Total Reviews: 580 (Average Rating: 3.17)

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Ask a Patient Number of Reviews by Age

Total Reviews: 580*

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Note: * Reports include 12 reviews of unknown age.

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* Reviews for drugs with the same active ingredients have been aggregated in this analysis: Amitriptyline hydrochloride (Amitriptyline, Amitriptilina, Amitid, Endep, Amitril, Elavil)

Analytics of AskaPatient Reviews Provided by Druginformer.com
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