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  1. depressed and in pain whenever I walk
    ... worked the best for me for years now. At night. Elavil 75mg, for depression and helps with sleep a bit. I...
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  2. need help...
    ... My primary doctor gives me plain Ambien for sleep, Elavil for depression, Soma for pain and relaxing muscle...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Flexeril Soma

  3. IBS MEDS...New diagnosis
    ... taking lortab 7.5 and soma 350 (both 2x a day) and elavil 25 @ bedtime... I live on a heating pad. I had back...
    ... points and referred pain. I take ambien, soma and elavil at bedtime. I can use more soma if I need to and...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lortab Soma Ambien Morphine

  4. Is Fibro a Progressive Disease??
    ... along". ;) Some of us take meds for better sleep - Elavil - maybe you could ask your doc for something like...

  5. Wanted to introduce myself
    ... restful sleep, so my doctor gave me 10 mg pills of Elavil . I'm very sensitive to medication side effects, and...
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  6. Lyrica and hunger pains?
    ... amitryptaline, spelling , it's easier to say generic Elavil , Cymbalta, Paxil, etc.? They will make you want to...
    ... ll see what the gastro says. I just started taking Elavil a week ago for sleep and pain. I haven't really noticed...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Paxil Cymbalta lyrica

  7. Have a few questions
    ... the CR and Lunesta doesn't help me. I also take Elavil , but you are taking Cymbalta. Yes there are other...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Morphine Soma Cymbalta lunesta

  8. Cymbalta bad side effect?!?!
    ... others they have bad side effects. I take the gen. Elavil . I agree he shouldn't take any more and he should...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta

  9. Can't sleep!
    ... meds? I usually take xanax but I was just prescribed Elavil so we'll see how that works. I hope you sleep well...
    ... 10mg and then 1/2 tablet when I wake up. This with Elavil really help. I also take Soma at night and it really...
    ... I had "Restless Body Syndrome"! lol. I do take Elavil , but sometimes the pain pokes through and keeps me...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Xanax Ambien Soma lunesta

  10. Sleep troubles
    ... common. Some doctors prescribe amitryptaline (branded Elavil here) for improving your sleep. I take 3 - 10 mg...

  11. Pain Management
    ... have myofascial release done. It does help. I take Elavil , Ambien and Soma at bedtime. I also have Vicadin...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Morphine Soma Ultram

  12. Skin burning? Help:(
    ... my anxiety/depression. I've also been prescribed Elavil and I'm going to start taking that tonight for sleep...
    ... it seems like you are on a good mix right now. The elavil made me really sleepy, and helped some for a while...
    ... and eventually back to Lyrica). You said you were on elavil , it is used as an anti seizure med also. My neuro...
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  13. Hi..I'm new
    ... disability benefits in our health plan). Amitryptaline ( Elavil ) helps me sleep at night, I take oxycontin extended...
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  14. a newby
    ... is running you, do you take anything for it? I use Elavil . You've got to change your outlook and get up and...

  15. is cramp part of the deal with Fibromyalgia
    ... massages may help him get a lot of relief. I take generic Elavil at night too. I also take a Soma a skeletal/muscular...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Soma

  16. FMS and Coconut Oil
    ... I don't like to take pills, never did. I only take elavil for depression, ambien to sleep and a soma at bedtime...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Morphine Soma

  17. New drugs on the horizon.
    ... myofascial everywhere I do take soma at night along with elavil and ambien. If I get too bad I can take more soma...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Morphine Neurontin Soma lyrica xyrem

  18. Pain, pain meds, and fibro
    ... disease. You have it, don't let it have you. I use elavil for depression and help to sleep, ambien so I can...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Morphine Soma

  19. cataracts and fibromyalgia
    ... feel better and doesn't make me feel goofy. I take elavil , soma and ambien at night at bedtime. I take soma...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Morphine Soma Ultram

  20. Question about the pain with FM
    ... of stuff that I do and what pain medicines I take. Elavil , Soma and Ambien at night. Soma during the day if...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Morphine Soma

  21. New
    ... Dear Wordwarrior, I take Elavil , Ambien and Soma at night. I take the Elavil about...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Soma

  22. Ablations and Stimulator Implants
    ... my stomach, so it is rare that I take them. I take Elavil , Soma and Ambien at night and that is pretty much...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Morphine Soma

  23. Guaifenesin...Is It working For Me?
    ... problems. At the time I was not on any medication but elavil , ambien and percocette when I couldn't take the pain ... anymore, so it was from none of these. I still take elavil , ambien and soma at bedtime. I have morphine for...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Morphine Percocet Soma

  24. Fibromyalgia - Severe pain in swelling in hands and wrists
    ... familiar with fibro. hope you find answers...and elavil on it's own will not help your pain. keep in touch...

  25. Can anyone help me by remembering the VERY beginning of their FMS?
    ... symptoms, including achiness. The rheumy put me on Elavil (aka amitriptylline), which gave me relief but led ... sleep began to become less and less responsive to the Elavil , and I began making mistakes at work and coming in...
    ... terms. I am going to retire June 2009. I am on Elavil at the moment. I am swimming a mile every day and...
    ... level of pain you are experiencing needs more than Elavil . Elavil can help with sleep and reducing your pain...
    ... told me last week that he felt I should come off the Elavil . He thinks it is not enough. He also told me that...
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  26. does welbutrin work for fibromyalgia
    ... Cymbalta, Paxil, Prozac....these are all SSRI's. Elavil is the most commonly prescribed tricyclic, also available...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Amitriptyline Neurontin Paxil Prozac Topamax Cymbalta

  27. Nerve pain
    ... from trying things. I have also taken Topamax and Elavil in the past, with limited success, so those are possible...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Neurontin Topamax lyrica

  28. What do you take for your fibro?
    ... seekers who would simply be cured by a couple doses of Elavil and some Lyrica! I can just imagine the damage this...
    ... side effects were brutal. I have also tried Topamax, Elavil (aka amitryptiline), Effexor, Celebrex, Ultram, Daypro...
    ... seekers who would simply be cured by a couple doses of Elavil and some Lyrica! I can just imagine the damage this...
    ... I could not take due to swelling, like lyrica, and elavil , due to being too tired the next day, I could not...
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  29. My fibro is not what the sickest about
    ... effects, like lyrica made me swell up like a balloon, elavil made me too tired the next day, and also a muscle...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Flexeril Lexapro Oxycontin Valium Vicoprofen lyrica

  30. Anyone out there with Fibromyalgia having burning sensation?
    ... it. i have also ordered hgh dopa 400. i also take elavil at bedtime. i've tried the other ssri's and they did...
    ... Elavil is actually not an SSRI, it is rather a tricyclic...
    ... [QUOTE=TexMom85;3598996] Elavil is actually not an SSRI, it is rather a tricyclic...
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  31. Major pain Day
    ... later. I also take for fibro, Neurontin 800mg x3, elavil 2x75mg. in a 24 hr. timetable plus Omega-3. Alot of...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Neurontin Oxycontin

  32. Insomnia and fibro
    ... Miz I take 100 mg Elavil at bedtime and sleep eight hours. Before I started ... taking Elavil in 1985, I had insomnia and hardly slept more than...

  33. Cymbalta question
    ... with lyrica being the other half. Just plain old elavil works best for me as an antidepressant, but with uping...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta lyrica

  34. New Girl -- Looking for Answers
    ... prescribe a low-dose of a tricyclic antidepressant such as Elavil to help promote sleep; similarly, a muscle relaxant...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Zanaflex lyrica

  35. just diagnosed with fibromyalgia, have questions about medication options
    ... pain management Dr.. The best combinations for me is Elavil about an hour before I take my Soma and Ambien to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Morphine Neurontin Soma lyrica

  36. I used to be...
    ... When I was finally diagnosed with FM, I was given Elavil (among other things) to help with pain and raging ... for all of my problems. If only I had stopped the Elavil when I saw the weight gain....well, I kept complaining...

  37. FM Pain: What works/doesn't work for you?
    ... help my fibro. Pamelor, Ultram, Naproxen, Flexeril, Elavil .....can't remember the couple other things. I pretty ... much hated every single drug except low dose Elavil . For some reason, I'd end up with all the side effects ... otc ibuprofin and tylenol and my prescription 10mg Elavil at night. My doc keeps trying to bump that up to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril Naproxen Tylenol Ultram pamelor

  38. Told I have Fibromyalgia - what next
    ... find the remedy that helps ease your pain. I took Elavil (amitryptilline) for years, and while it was effective ... to get the weight off, years after weaning off the Elavil . Sweetie, it sounds like you're really suffering...

  39. Anyone on Lexapro?
    ... are considering a change from what I take. I take Elavil at night for sleep (knocks me out) and Paxil for anxiety ... negative things about Cymbalta. Is the pain relief from Elavil from the chemicals in it, or is it because it helps...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor Paxil Cymbalta

  40. Mornings: How do you guy manage the dreaded a.m.
    ... few more hours. I have noticed that if I take my Elavil an hour or so before I go to bed and if I sleep from ... I don't sleep like I should and I usually take my elavil at bedtime so usually I'm suffering the morning blahs...

  41. How long did it take you all to be diagnosed?
    ... than I can comfortably tolerate. I do take low dose elavil for sleep. I have a few days a month that I need...

  42. need to be a solution!
    ... like I didn´t even rest at all. I´m taking elavil right now at night, and that helps me to sleep. So...

  43. Need advice
    ... me in. My doctor put me on Lyrica. He first tried elavil , for fibro and migraines, and it too made me too tired...
    ... meds over the last couple of months and except for elavil , I really have not noticed too many side effects....
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  44. What is the thought on Elavil?
    ... i tried elavil in the beginning stages of fibro. i gained alot of ... depressed me. i do not suffer from depression. for myself elavil is out. the side affects outweigh the benifits. ...
    ... I used Elavil for a year, I did have the hallucinations with it...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cymbalta lyrica

  45. taking amitriptyline for fibro and migraines
    ... I was on Elavil also (same as amitriptyline). My dose was two 10...
    ... talk to my husband, I am really weighing taking the elavil (easier to spell), the migraines disable me, and usually ... dulling the pain, not taking it away. If I take the elavil , I sleep well the night before, but I am so tired...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Amitriptyline Flexeril lyrica Oxycontin Vicoprofen maxalt

  46. Does rain effect anyone else?
    ... day. I just feel so drained. My dr just put me on elavil to help with fibro symptoms, and hopefully migraines...

  47. I'm new to the board and I need some support
    ... I've tried lots of medications. The last one was Elavil , but it made me gain weight and it stopped working...
    ... and really do understand. I didnt care for the Elavil either, i guess the bad thing is you have to keep...
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  48. I Dare You...
    ... companies you have to be on flexeril first, then I was on elavil , and now I can try lyrica and ins will pay for it...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril Oxycontin Vicoprofen lyrica

  49. Guilt
    ... to get everything under control. I'm currently on elavil , effexor and vicodin. My husband and my in-laws...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor Vicodin lyrica

  50. Muscle twitches and spasms
    ... pcp and he said it was part of the FM - he gave me elavil to take at night and within 2 days it stopped except...
    ... without the Neurontin I sleep very little. I tried Elavil (amitryptiline) in the meantime and it didn't really...
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  51. Lyrica Side Effects.
    ... amitryptline (probably spelled that wrong - brand name Elavil ). I have been on/off/on this for years, and it helps...
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  52. Tired of it!!!!
    ... have arthritis and fibro too. I take pain meds and Elavil at night to help me sleep but I still have pain. ...

  53. New Here and In a LOT of Pain
    ... me he is here to help me long term and prescribes elavil to help with the neuro transmitters and fiorcet (a...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor Tylenol lyrica

  54. Success with Lyrica?
    ... have not seen any weight gain from that. I did from Elavil so stopped it. I am carrying about 5 extra pounds...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tramadol Ultram lyrica

  55. New here need help Please
    ... me he is here to help me long term and prescribes elavil to help with the neuro transmitters and fiorcet (a...
    ... life & you'll feel all better"...) She prescribed my Elavil (amitriptylin) 25MG before bed & water arobic therapy...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor Tylenol lyrica

  56. Pain - Vitamin D Deficiency
    ... antidepressant that a neighbor with fibro. swore by ( Elavil ?) Any thoughts? Why are doctors such turds some...

  57. are you worse in the morning?
    ... I took Elavil too a few years ago and although I think I slept more...
    ... gain weight. I am still trying to loose the 10 lbs Elavil letf me with. I have lost 4 lbs but the other is...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Tramadol lyrica

  58. Any help/advice really appreciated

  59. Fibro and headaches
    ... mention those to them. A while back I was put on Elavil , and honestly, it took all the pain away, including...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril lyrica

  60. Doc says Lyrica or Effexor/nothing else
    ... tell me something similar once. He wanted me to take Elavil (Amitryptiline) but I didn't want to since I had been...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor

  61. Rheumy in CT?
    ... he thinks I have fibro. I have been taking 10mg of elavil at bedtime that does seem to help with my sleep, but...

  62. do i have Fibromyalgia?
    ... pain. I don't take any pain meds, just motrin and elavil to sleep. Definitely go to the dr and check it out...
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  63. newly dx'ed with fibro, and not happy at all.
    ... afraid to start on another one. while i took the elavil it did help my aches, so i'm sure she knows what she...
    ... so I have been through horrible trial periods with Elavil , Flexeril, Cymbalta, Effexor, and some others that...
    ... keeping your spirits up can help a lot. I did the elavil thing for a short time, it was not for me either....
    ... birthday toni!!!!!!!!!!!! i went thru the trying elavil and other similar meds. i do not have depression so...
    ... dx'd fibro after all test were neg. Then came the Elavil ...awful. 6 weeks on 2 different anti depressants...
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  64. Carpal Tunnel and Fibromyalgia
    ... rectnely, my fibro has been really acting up and the elavil stopped working..and the pf. is at its worst right...

  65. Burning skin sensation
    ... me to stop Neurontin and start me on Amitryptyline ( Elavil ), which he claimed was the "only medicine" which helped ... following up on the latest medications, since I know Elavil is something that was used on fibromyalgia years ago ... at least in the U.S. it seems. Has anyone tried Elavil and did it help? I know someone who gained 20 pounds...
    ... Jenilee - I was on Elavil at one point as a migraine preventative in addition ... tried to put me on Lyrica but I was also taking the Elavil at night and resulted in a bad reaction so I didn ... with the Neurontin, you won't gain weight like with Elavil and it really does help with the pain. Good luck...
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  66. This is horrible
    ... feel worse. My internist suggested that I take an Elavil before going to bed for the pain. I took my first ... internist and he felt that it could have been the Elavil . I don't plan to take that again.....the dry mouth...
    ... me go to sleep and to help me stay asleep. If the Elavil doesn't work for your - try something else.) And those...
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  67. Cymbalta and Amitryptiline
    ... my Effexor XR to Cymbalta(horrible withdrawel) and Elavil makes you feel groggy for at least 2 weeks. I have...
    ... my Effexor XR to Cymbalta(horrible withdrawel) and Elavil makes you feel groggy for at least 2 weeks. I have ... poundings.For a short time i took Cymbalta during day and Elavil at bedtime. My doc replaced Cymbalta with Celexa ... during the day and i still take Elavil at bedtime. Do what's best for you and consult your...
    ... Thanx for your response. Does the Elavil relieve your pain or do you just sleep better?...
    ... This is how it has all been explained to me. The Elavil is to help me reach deep sleep levels so my body can...
    ... When I was first being diagnose the doctor gave me Elavil 25mg. I took it for a week and it wiped me out. ...
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  68. Does anyone have frozen bone symptoms??
    ... the blow dryer to warm the legs and feet up..I take elavil ...lately it seems that is not doing anything for the...
    ... the blow dryer to warm the legs and feet up..I take elavil ...lately it seems that is not doing anything for the...
    ... hasnt addressed the cold body parts, only put me on elavil which worked until recently..I decided I would take...

  69. Remeron for pain
    ... have lots of pains due to other conditions. I know Elavil is given for pain management. I'm wondering if Remeron...
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  70. New Here, my doc thinks I am nuts!
    ... that he thinks I have Fibro and just has me taking Elavil at bedtime. I have been trying to find a doctor and...
    ... that he thinks I have Fibro and just has me taking Elavil at bedtime. I have been trying to find a doctor and...
    ... By the way, Elavil is the same as Amitriptyline! Also have your thyroid...
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  71. New doc, new meds... Great news!!
    ... hasn't happened in as long as I remember! :) On the Elavil , I wasn't waking up until 10-11am if I didn't set...
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  72. Fatigue Medication
    ... thousands of dollars to no avail. Also, sleep aids and Elavil did not work for me. Everyone is different. Unfortunately...
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  73. Ultram
    ... Thanks for the info! I am on Elavil 20 mg at bedtime, and I took the Ultram at 4 PM, so...
    ... relaxant) is supposed to work similarly in the brain as Elavil (Amitryptiline-trycyclic antidepressant), and the...
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  74. Last'sGal back again...
    ... is hard enough without Fibro. Eeek! Still on elavil ... up to 20mg before bed. Was getting tired of no ... Tramadol sort of worked, but it can't be taken with the Elavil , which I have to admit does seem to be helping my...
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  75. FIbro & Pain...Are you treated properly??
    ... depression ive gotten now because of the pain). I take 1 elavil at night to help me sleep. when all is said and done...
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