Were you looking for information about Amitriptyline? Amitriptylene is a common misspelling of amitriptyline.
Amitriptyline hydrochloride (Elavil®) is a prescription medication that has been approved to treat depression. As with any drug, there are possible side effects with amitriptyline. Some of the common side effects seen with this drug include drowsiness, dizziness, and confusion. Prior to taking amitriptyline, make sure to talk to your healthcare provider about your medical history and any other medicines you are taking (including vitamins and herbal supplements).
(For more information, click Amitriptyline. This eMedTV article offers more detailed information on this medication, including dosing guidelines and potential overdose symptoms.)