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Amitriptyline Safety Information and Side Effects

Amitriptyline Safety Information

Completed Suicide ( 96 reports)    ➢ More

Completed Suicide, Exposure Via Ingestion

This case suggests a potential Amitriptyline Completed Suicide side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 66-year-old patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Amitriptyline (dosage: NA) starting NS. Soon after starting Amitriptyline the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Completed Suicide
  • Exposure Via Ingestion
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Pioglitazone
  • Carvedilol
  • Metformin Hydrochloride
  • Although Amitriptyline demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Completed Suicide, may still occur.

    Toxicity To Various Agents ( 72 reports)    ➢ More

    Toxicity To Various Agents, Brugada Syndrome

    Adverse event was reported on Feb 07, 2014 by a male taking Amitriptyline Hydrochloride (Dosage: NA) . Location: US , 42 years of age, Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amitriptyline side effects: toxicity to various agents, brugada syndrome.
    Associated medications used:
    • Buprenorphine Hydrochloride (+) Naloxone Hydrochloride
    • Fluoxetine
    • Buspirone Hydrochloride
    The patient was hospitalized.

    Overdose ( 61 reports)    ➢ More

    Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Overdose

    This Overdose problem was reported by a health professional from US. A 49-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On NS a consumer started treatment with Amitriptyline Hydrochloride (dosage: 700 Mg, Unk). The following health products were being taken at the same time:
  • Clonazepam (1000 Mg, Unk)
  • When commencing Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
    • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
    • Overdose
    Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Overdose, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

    Cardiac Arrest ( 56 reports)    ➢ More

    Cardiac Arrest, Brain Injury, Respiratory Arrest, Cerebrovascular Accident, Neck Pain, Phantom Pain, Arthralgia, Back Pain

    A case of a 66-year-old patient (weight: NA) from US was presented. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Amitriptyline (dosage: Unk Ukn, Unk) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Lisinopril (Unk Ukn, Unk)
  • Welchol (Unk Ukn, Unk)
  • Dilaudid (19.978 Mg, Daily)
  • Ultram (Unk Ukn, Unk)
  • Protonix (Unk Ukn, Unk)
  • Cymbalta (Unk Ukn, Unk)
  • Neurontin (Unk Ukn, Unk)
  • Norvasc (Unk Ukn, Unk)
  • Soon after that, the subject experienced the following of symptoms:
    • Cardiac Arrest
    • Brain Injury
    • Respiratory Arrest
    • Cerebrovascular Accident
    • Neck Pain
    • Phantom Pain
    • Arthralgia
    • Back Pain
    This opens a possibility that Amitriptyline could cause Cardiac Arrest and that some subjects may be more susceptible.

    Somnolence ( 48 reports)    ➢ More

    Somnolence, Paraesthesia, Dyspnoea

    on Feb 18, 2014 a Female from GB , 27 years of age, weighting 132.3 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Amitriptyline. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amitriptyline side effects: somnolence, paraesthesia, dyspnoea. Amitriptyline dosage: NA.

    Common Amitriptyline Side Effects

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    Completed Suicide (96)
    Toxicity To Various Agents (72)
    Overdose (61)
    Cardiac Arrest (56)
    Somnolence (48)
    Pain (47)
    Convulsion (45)
    Anxiety (42)
    Death (42)
    Headache (42)
    Vomiting (40)
    Intentional Overdose (39)
    Confusional State (39)
    Dyspnoea (38)
    Dizziness (37)
    Loss Of Consciousness (37)
    Fatigue (35)
    Nausea (34)
    Coma (33)
    Respiratory Arrest (33)
    Depression (32)
    Agitation (31)
    Hypotension (31)
    Hallucination (29)
    Malaise (29)
    Fall (28)
    Cardio-respiratory Arrest (28)
    Syncope (27)
    Diarrhoea (26)
    Insomnia (26)
    Tremor (26)
    Pyrexia (25)
    Grand Mal Convulsion (25)
    Asthenia (24)
    Delirium (24)
    Abdominal Pain (23)
    Feeling Abnormal (23)
    Suicide Attempt (23)
    Dysarthria (22)
    Constipation (21)
    Deep Vein Thrombosis (21)
    Depressed Level Of Consciousness (21)
    Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged (21)
    Palpitations (21)
    Serotonin Syndrome (21)
    Weight Decreased (20)
    Gait Disturbance (20)
    Back Pain (19)
    Dry Mouth (19)
    Metabolic Acidosis (19)

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