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 5,760 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 has active ingredients of amitriptyline hydrochloride. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from 7,189 Amitriptyline hydrochloride users)
Mood swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, birth control, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 24,776 Mood swings patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 5,760 people reported to have side effects when taking Amitriptyline hydrochloride. Among them, 43 people (0.75%) have Mood Swings.
Time on Amitriptyline hydrochloride when people have Mood swings * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Mood swings||11.11%||0.00%||44.44%||0.00%||33.33%||11.11%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Mood swings when taking Amitriptyline hydrochloride * :
|Mood swings||69.77%||30.23% |
Age of people who have Mood swings when taking Amitriptyline hydrochloride * :
|Mood swings||0.00%||0.00%||8.11%||8.11%||27.03%||32.43%||18.92%||5.41% |
Severity of Mood swings when taking Amitriptyline hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Mood swings||11.11%||11.11%||44.44%||33.33% |
How people recovered from Mood swings ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Mood swings||0.00%||16.67%||83.33% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (11 people, 25.58%)
- Ill-defined disorder (7 people, 16.28%)
- Insomnia (6 people, 13.95%)
- Back pain (6 people, 13.95%)
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (5 people, 11.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (13 people, 30.23%)
- Fentanyl (7 people, 16.28%)
- Citalopram hydrobromide (7 people, 16.28%)
- Oxycodone hcl (6 people, 13.95%)
- Sertraline hcl (6 people, 13.95%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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