Review: Elavil and Elmiron
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Elavil and Elmiron. It is created by eHealthMe based on 200 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Elavil (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of amitriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Elmiron (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of pentosan polysulfate sodium. It is often used in interstitial cystitis (ic).
On Oct, 21, 2013: 200 people who reported to have interactions when taking Elavil, Elmiron are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Elavil (amitriptyline hydrochloride)
- Elmiron (pentosan polysulfate sodium)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Elavil, Elmiron:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|2||Arthralgia (joint pain)||74|
|4||Pain In Extremity||40|
|6||Neuralgia (pain in one or more nerves)||35|
|7||Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint)||35|
|10||Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)||33|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Elavil, Elmiron:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|1||Somnolence (a state of near-sleep, a strong desire for sleep)||2|
|2||Colitis Ulcerative (inflammation of colon with ulcer)||2|
|3||Dysuria (painful or difficult urination)||2|
|4||Refusal Of Treatment By Patient||1|
|5||Urinary Retention (the inability to completely or partially empty the bladder)||1|
|6||Faecal Incontinence (a lack of control over passing stool)||1|
|7||Neuralgia (pain in one or more nerves)||1|
|9||Abdominal Pain Upper||1|
|10||Micturition Urgency (urgency to pass the urine)||1|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Cystitis interstitial
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Amitriptyline hcl
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By scravens: What side effect did you get while using adipex and amilitriptyline
(for a 28 year old woman who takes Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Adipex-p)
I just want to know what side effects these two drugs will have with each other since I will be taking both of the. I am only taking one for now.
(Number of patients like scravens: 1,451)
- By Francesca: I have been treated with gleevec for 10 years for cml and have recently been diagnosed with enthesopathy. is there a correlation between the two?
(for a 54 year old woman who has Enthesopathy In Hip Area, and takes Gleevec, Estradiol, Spironolactone, Pantoprazole, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride)
I recently was diagnosed with Enthesopathy after an exam and xray.I began to experience sever pain in my left hip that was not related to an accident.
(Number of patients like Francesca: 2,290)
- By etrozzi: I developed excessive saliva production after starting ropinerole (requip) for plmd. sleep was impossible due to frequent swallowing. has anyone else experienced similar symptoms?
(for a 49 year old woman who has Periodic Limb Movements In Sleep, Major Depression, Fibromyalgia Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder, Alpha Intrusion (sleep Disorder), Sleep Apnea (minor), and takes Ropinirole Hydrochloride, Cymbalta, Mirapex, Gabapentin, Carbidopa And Levodopa, Lyrica, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Lithium Carbonate, Desipramine Hydrochloride, Synthroid, Vyvanse, Lipitor)
The first 5 drugs above on my list that I tried for PLMD, I no longer use. I took ropinerole (Requip) for about 2 weeks when I noticed that I was producing more saliva and was swallowing a lot. It didn't really bother me too much, because the other drugs that I take give me a dry mouth. When I went ...
(Number of patients like etrozzi: 11,390)
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Elavil (amitriptyline hydrochloride) is often used to treat depression. Elmiron (pentosan polysulfate sodium) is often used to treat interstitial cystitis (ic). Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Elavil is used in:
- Elmiron is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Elavil alternatives:
- Elmiron alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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