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The depression medicine amitriptyline is currently available only as a generic; Elavil, the brand name version of amitriptyline that was first manufactured, is no longer made. Generic amitriptyline is sold in a variety of strengths, ranging from amitriptyline 10 mg to amitriptyline 150 mg. The FDA has assigned generic amitriptyline an "AB" rating, meaning the generic version of the drug should be equivalent to the brand name medication.
Generic for Amitriptyline: An OverviewAmitriptyline hydrochloride (Elavil®) is a prescription medication that has been licensed to treat depression. Amitriptyline is part of a class of medicines known as tricyclic antidepressants.
Strengths of Generic AmitriptylineGeneric amitriptyline tablets are available in the following strengths:
- Amitriptyline 10 mg
- Amitriptyline 25 mg
- Amitriptyline 50 mg
- Amitriptyline 75 mg
- Amitriptyline 100 mg
- Amitriptyline 150 mg.
Who Makes Generic Amitriptyline?Generic amitriptyline is made by several manufacturers. Some of these manufacturers include:
- Mylan Pharmaceuticals
- Mutual Pharmaceuticals