Dementia is found among people who take Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Fosamax, and have Blood cholesterol increased . We study 5,767 people who have side effects while taking Amitriptyline hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Dementia. Find out below who they are, when they have Dementia and more.
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Amitriptyline hydrochloride has active ingredients of amitriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Amitriptyline hydrochloride 6,837 users)
Dementia (madness) has been reported by people with death, weakness, drowsiness, diarrhea, pneumonia (latest reports from 11,408 Dementia patients).
On Jul, 27, 2016
5,767 people reported to have side effects when taking Amitriptyline Hydrochloride.
Among them, 8 people (0.14%) have Dementia
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** Reports from social media are used.
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