Articles tagged with: Amitriptyline
Q: What is migraine?
A: Migraine is a medical condition. Most people who suffer from migraines get headaches that can be quite severe. A migraine headache is usually an intense, throbbing pain on one, or sometimes, …
What is depression? What are the medications for depression?
What is a depressive disorder?
The word ‘depression’ is commonly used to describe the feelings of sadness that all of us experience at times in our lives. It …
Stopping Antidepressants – The Antidepressant Discontinuation Syndrome
Discontinuation symptoms may occur after stopping many drugs including antidepressants. ‘Discontinuation syndrome’ is the preferred term since ‘withdrawal syndrome’ implies addiction. Symptoms can often be explained in terms of …
Quick Reference To Psychotropic Medications
Quick Reference Medication Chart
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Discontinuing Antidepressants – what you need to know
Are antidepressants addictive?
Antidepressants do not cause an addiction as with opioid drugs (such as heroin), barbiturates, amphetamines (speed), alcohol and nicotine. This means that taking your medicine regularly …
The Side Effects Of Common Psychiatric Drugs: Older Antidepressants
(Including Tricyclics, Tetracyclics and MAOIs)
Brand Names (Generic Names):
Etrafon (amitriptyline and perphenazine)
Norpramin (desipramine hydrochloride)
Sinequan (doxepin hydrochloride)