Review: could Amitriptyline hydrochloride cause Chronic fatigue syndrome?
Summary: Chronic fatigue syndrome is found among people who take Amitriptyline hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zestoretic, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 5,769 people who have side effects while taking Amitriptyline hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 13 have Chronic fatigue syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Chronic fatigue syndrome and more.
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Amitriptyline hydrochloride has active ingredients of amitriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from 7,196 Amitriptyline hydrochloride users)
Chronic fatigue syndrome
Chronic fatigue syndrome (disorder that causes extreme fatigue) has been reported by people with acne, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain. (latest reports from 2,799 Chronic fatigue syndrome patients)
On Apr, 25, 2015: 5,769 people reported to have side effects when taking Amitriptyline hydrochloride. Among them, 13 people (0.23%) have Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.
Time on Amitriptyline hydrochloride when people have Chronic fatigue syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Chronic fatigue syndrome||0.00%||10.00%||10.00%||0.00%||60.00%||10.00%||10.00% |
Gender of people who have Chronic fatigue syndrome when taking Amitriptyline hydrochloride * :
|Chronic fatigue syndrome||69.23%||30.77% |
Age of people who have Chronic fatigue syndrome when taking Amitriptyline hydrochloride * :
|Chronic fatigue syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||7.69%||38.46%||46.15%||0.00% |
Severity of Chronic fatigue syndrome when taking Amitriptyline hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Chronic fatigue syndrome||0.00%||25.00%||62.50%||12.50% |
How people recovered from Chronic fatigue syndrome ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Chronic fatigue syndrome||0.00%||14.29%||85.71% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (4 people, 30.77%)
- Osteoporosis (3 people, 23.08%)
- Back pain (2 people, 15.38%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (2 people, 15.38%)
- Fibromyalgia (2 people, 15.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zestoretic (3 people, 23.08%)
- Plavix (3 people, 23.08%)
- Fosamax (3 people, 23.08%)
- Tramadol (3 people, 23.08%)
- Coumadin (3 people, 23.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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