Short one today, as I’m studying for exams!

Amitriptyline is a medication used to treat a variety of mental illnesses, treatment of neuropathic pain and for the prevention of migraines.

Amitriptyline is a tricyclic antidepressant, but the exact nature of the mechanism is unclear. Common side effects of taking amitriptyline include low blood pressure, dry mouth, vision impairment, constipation and sleepiness. Glaucoma, increased risk f suicide in under 25’s, urinary retention and cardiovascular issues.

 

Advertisements