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Savella, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride for a 56-year old woman

This is a personalized study for a 56 year old female patient who has Fibromyalgia. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 47 female patients aged 56 (±5) who take the same drugs from FDA and social media.

What are the drugs

Savella (latest outcomes from 3,386 users) has active ingredients of milnacipran hydrochloride. It is often used in fibromyalgia.

Amitriptyline hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 7,133 users) has active ingredients of amitriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.

What are the conditions

Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body) (latest reports from 92,334 patients) can be treated by Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella, Gabapentin, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Neurontin.

On Oct, 26, 2014: 47 females aged 51 (±5) who take Savella, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride are studied

Savella, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 51

Gender: female

Conditions: Fibromyalgia

Drugs taking:
- Savella - 100MG (milnacipran hydrochloride): used for 1 - 6 months
- Amitriptyline Hydrochloride - 50MG (amitriptyline hydrochloride): used for 1 - 2 years

eHealthMe real world results:

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Savella is effectiven/a50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
n/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/a
Amitriptyline Hydrochloride is effectiven/an/a50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
n/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Anaphylactic ShockFeeling AbnormalAlexiaTeeth Grindingn/an/aMyoclonic JerksNausea
DyspnoeaNauseaDepression AggravatedDiscolored TeethMuscle SpasmsPain
Dermatitis ExfoliativeActivities Of Daily Living ImpairedWeight GainTeeth ClinchingTremorMalaise
PalpitationsSuicide AttemptSweating - ExcessiveDry Eyes AggravatedCognitive DeteriorationInjection Site Pain
DiarrhoeaDizzinessJob ChangeEagles SyndromeAsthenia
AstheniaThinking AbnormalEagles SyndromeSweating IncreasedPalpitations
Protein Total DecreasedDiarrhoeaSweating IncreasedTearfulnessSerotonin Syndrome
Renal PainConfusional StateTearfulnessUrinary Tract InfectionDyspnoea
NauseaGait DisturbanceMyoclonic JerksPainful Red EyesConstipation
Hot FlushDysuriaPainful Red EyesVision BlurredFall

* 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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Common symptoms:

Women of age 50-59 with Fibromyalgia:
  1. Pain (622 reports)
  2. Nausea (505 reports)
  3. Dizziness (480 reports)
  4. Fatigue (467 reports)
  5. Headache (427 reports)
  6. Weight increased (417 reports)
  7. Blood pressure management (387 reports)
  8. High blood pressure (387 reports)
  9. Insomnia (378 reports)
  10. Depression (328 reports)

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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