Because of increased intestinal transit time and decreased hepatic metabolism additionally elderly Triptyl, plasma levels find generally higher for a given oral dose of amitriptyline hydrochloride than in younger patients. Amitriptyline is a medication which belongs to a class of medications known as tricyclic antidepressants. Grapefruit and grapefruit juice may interact with amitriptyline.
Possible side effects of Triptyl include:
Triptyl is used to treat diseases such as: Anxiety and Stress, Burning Mouth Syndrome, Chronic Myofascial Pain, Cough, Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome, Depression, Dysautonomia, Fibromyalgia, Hyperhidrosis, Insomnia, Interstitial Cystitis, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Migraine Prevention, Neurotic Depression, Pain, Persistent Depressive Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Pudendal Neuralgia, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome, Somatoform Pain Disorder, Urinary Incontinence, Vulvodynia.
Gradual reduction of dosage over a period of 2 weeks or more is recommended. The drug can also damage specific organs when it is taken in large doses over a long period of time.