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Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Amphetamine Sulfate for a 33-year old man





Summary: 1 male patient aged 33 (±5) who takes the same drugs is studied.

This is a personalized study for a 33 year old male patient who has Peripheral Neuropathy, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

What are the drugs

Amitriptyline hydrochloride has active ingredients of amitriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Amitriptyline hydrochloride 7,147 users)

Amphetamine sulfate has active ingredients of amphetamine sulfate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from Amphetamine sulfate 212 users)

What are the conditions

Peripheral neuropathy (damage to nerves of the peripheral nervous system) can be treated by Gabapentin, Lyrica, Neurontin, Cymbalta, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Nortriptyline Hydrochloride. (latest reports from Peripheral Neuropathy 10,507 patients)

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (adhd) can be treated by Vyvanse, Concerta, Adderall 20, Adderall 30, Ritalin, Adderall Xr 30. (latest reports from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (adhd) 34,512 patients)

On Dec, 5, 2014: 1 male aged 28 (±5) who take Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Amphetamine Sulfate is studied

Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Amphetamine Sulfate outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 28

Gender: male

Conditions: Peripheral Neuropathy, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Drugs taking:
- Amitriptyline Hydrochloride - 10MG (amitriptyline hydrochloride): used for < 1 month
- Amphetamine Sulfate (amphetamine sulfate): used for 5 - 10 years

eHealthMe real world results:

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Amitriptyline Hydrochloride is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/an/an/an/a
Amphetamine Sulfate is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Insomnia Exacerbated (severe sleeplessness)n/an/an/an/an/an/aInsomnia Exacerbated (severe sleeplessness)
Pain In JawPain In Jaw

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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You are not alone! Join a related mobile support group:
- support group for people who have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
- support group for people who have Peripheral Neuropathy
- support group for people who take Amitriptyline Hydrochloride
- support group for people who take Amphetamine Sulfate

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Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

  • What if any are the interaction side effects of celexa, amytriptyline, and dilantin?
    I am being treated by a LPN due to financial hardship, and I have heard that the office is notorious for giving drugs that have caused negative effects in patients. The Dilantin is for my seizures, the celexa is for my depression and the Elavil is for my sleeplessness. I just want to know of any negative side effects that may happen with the interaction of these medications. I have already been on Celexa and Dilantin, so they are working fine... Just the new introduction of the amitryptoline. Please help if you can.



    Thanks in advance.

    Chad
  • Amitriptyline onset of action varying
    I would like some info on peoples experience with this drug in relation to onset of action in weeks and if it can vary from day to day.

    Currently 8 weeks in my dose is 150mg.

    Thanks in advance.

    Kind regards,

    Stuart.

More questions for: Amphetamine Sulfate, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Peripheral Neuropathy

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