Were you looking for information about Amitriptyline? Amitriptoline is a common misspelling of amitriptyline.
Amitriptyline hydrochloride (Elavil®) is a type of tricyclic antidepressant. The medication is thought to relieve common symptoms of depression by affecting certain chemicals in the brain (norepinephrine and serotonin). When used "off-label," amitriptyline also appears to be effective in preventing migraines and treating ADHD, fibromyalgia, and bulimia. While most people tolerate the drug well, potential side effects include constipation, dizziness, and difficulty urinating.
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