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Review: could Amitriptyline hydrochloride cause Mood swings?

Summary: Mood swings is found among people who take Amitriptyline hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Neurontin, and have Depression.

We study 5,725 people who have side effects while taking Amitriptyline hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 43 have Mood swings. Find out below who they are, when they have Mood swings and more.

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Amitriptyline hydrochloride

Amitriptyline hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 7,140 users) has active ingredients of amitriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in migraine.

Trend of amitriptyline hydrochloride reports

Mood swings

Mood swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood) (latest reports from 121,885 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, birth control, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety.

Trend of Mood swings reports

On Nov, 26, 2014: 5,725 people reported to have side effects when taking Amitriptyline hydrochloride. Among them, 43 people (0.75%) have Mood Swings.

Trend of Mood swings in Amitriptyline hydrochloride reports

Time on Amitriptyline hydrochloride when people have Mood swings * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Mood swings11.11%0.00%44.44%0.00%33.33%11.11%0.00%

Gender of people who have Mood swings when taking Amitriptyline hydrochloride * :

FemaleMale
Mood swings69.77%30.23%

Age of people who have Mood swings when taking Amitriptyline hydrochloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Mood swings0.00%0.00%8.11%8.11%27.03%32.43%18.92%5.41%

Severity of Mood swings when taking Amitriptyline hydrochloride ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Mood swings11.11%11.11%44.44%33.33%

How people recovered from Mood swings ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Mood swings0.00%16.67%83.33%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (11 people, 25.58%)
  2. Ill-defined disorder (7 people, 16.28%)
  3. Insomnia (6 people, 13.95%)
  4. Back pain (6 people, 13.95%)
  5. Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (5 people, 11.63%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Neurontin (13 people, 30.23%)
  2. Fentanyl (7 people, 16.28%)
  3. Citalopram hydrobromide (7 people, 16.28%)
  4. Oxycodone hcl (6 people, 13.95%)
  5. Sertraline hcl (6 people, 13.95%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • I take 20mg of amitriptyline each notgh to help me sleep. i have just been diagnosed with parkinsons and need to takae azilect, whihc is an mao-b inhibotor, can i take them together
    (Asked by a 66 year old woman who has Insomnia, Parkinson's Disease, and takes Azilect)
    Can I take both these tables together? My consultant said it was ok to take both but the Amitriptyline instructions say do not take with MAO-B inhibitors, Azilect is an MAO-B inhibitors

  • I cannot get a direct answer from any of my drs.,is my sciatic pain caused by my interstitail cystitus?
    (Asked by a 36 year old woman who has Prolapse Heart Valve/murmor, Sciatica, Interstitail Cystitus,, and takes Hydroxyzine, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride, Estradiol )
    I have had interstitail cystitus for almost four years now.I have been on every kind of drug,other than pain pills.I will not take them,I don't believe in them they only mask the problem and cause addiction.of course,just my belief.I have had d.s.m.o. repetitively for first year and a half twice a w ...

  • Does bcaa cause migraines?
    (Asked by a 40 year old woman who has CFS, Migraines , and takes Cod Liver Oil, Zinc Sulfate, Vitamin C (ascorbic Acid), Magnesium Sulfate, Vitamin B3, Selenium, Coenzyme Q10, Iron Dextran, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride)
    I took 3 capsules of BCAA and within the next hour I developed a very aggressive migraine. Believing the migraine may have been separate to the tablets, I took another 3 capsules the next day and again within 1 hour I developed a very aggressive migraines. Has anyone had a similar adverse reactio ...

  • I have cfs and have been treated for depression for years.will adderall replace the antidepressants ect that i'm taking now?
    (Asked by a 41 year old woman who has CFS, Depression - Major, and takes Wellbutrin, Lamotrigine, Diazepam, Zopiclone, Elavil, Percocet)
    I have a long history of depression and anxiety disorder.I was recently diagnosed with CFS.Now that I know exactly what this disease entails,everything makes perfect sense.My physical symptoms,with the exception of increased debilitating pain over the last 2 years, I had come to accept as normal! Gl ...

  • Do you see any relationship between insomnia and dehydration?
    (Asked by a 59 year old woman who has Initial Insomnia, and takes Lexapro, Wellbutrin, Estrogenic Substance, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride)
    I cannot fall asleep. Sometimes it takes several hours (4-5). I have been taking Amitriptyline 10 mg for almost a year which helped tremendously and lately has not helped at all.

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