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Amitriptyline Dizziness Side Effects

Amitriptyline Dizziness Side Effect Reports


The following Amitriptyline Dizziness side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Dizziness, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Amitriptyline or it might take time to develop.



Dizziness, Tremor, Constipation, Paraesthesia, Urinary Hesitation, Syncope, Loss Of Consciousness, Fall, Orthostatic Hypotension

This Dizziness side effect was reported by a pharmacist from GB. A 88-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: arthralgia. The patient was prescribed Amitriptyline (dosage: NA), which was started on Nov 30, 2012. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Viscotears
When starting to take Amitriptyline the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Dizziness
  • Tremor
  • Constipation
  • Paraesthesia
  • Urinary Hesitation
  • Syncope
  • Loss Of Consciousness
  • Fall
  • Orthostatic Hypotension
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Amitriptyline.
Dizziness, Micturition Frequency Decreased, Constipation, Alopecia, Dry Mouth

This Dizziness Amitriptyline Hydrochloride Tablets, Usp side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US on May 21, 2013. A Female , 67 years of age, weighting 103.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Amitriptyline Hydrochloride Tablets, Usp. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Dizziness
  • Micturition Frequency Decreased
  • Constipation
  • Alopecia
  • Dry Mouth
. Amitriptyline Hydrochloride Tablets, Usp dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Dizziness, Muscular Weakness, Syncope, Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease

This is a Amitriptyline side effect report of a 18-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from GB, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: headache, who was treated with Amitriptyline (dosage:10-30mg Once Daily, Oral, start time: Oct 05, 2011), combined with:
  • Nortriptyline Hydrochloride (10-30mg Once Daily, Oral)
  • Fluoxetine Hydrochloride
  • Lansoprazole (lansoprazole)
  • Laxido (electrolytes Nos, Macrogol 3350)
, and developed a serious reaction and a Dizziness side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Dizziness
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Syncope
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized and became disabled. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Amitriptyline treatment in female patients suffering from headache, resulting in Dizziness.

Syncope, Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease, Dizziness, Muscular Weakness

A 18-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from GB with the following symptoms: headache,depression started Amitriptyline treatment (dosage: Unk) on May 09, 2012. Soon after starting Amitriptyline treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Syncope
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Dizziness
  • Muscular Weakness
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Fluoxetine (Unk)
  • Nortriptyline (Unk)
  • Lansoprazole (Unk)
  • Laxido (1 Df, Prn)
The patient was hospitalized and became disabled. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Amitriptyline side effects, such as Dizziness.
Syncope, Dizziness, Muscular Weakness, Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease

A female patient from GB was prescribed and started Amitriptyline on Oct 11, 2013. Patient felt the following Amitriptyline side effects: syncope, dizziness, muscular weakness, gastrooesophageal reflux disease Additional patient health information: Female , 18 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Amitriptyline dosage: 10-30 Mg Once Daily. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Nortriptyline Hydrochloride (watson Laboratories) (10-30mg Once Daily)
The patient was hospitalized and became disabled.
Lethargy, Asthenia, Dizziness, Dysarthria, Somnolence

This report suggests a potential Amitriptyline Dizziness side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 63-year-old patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): blood uric acid increased and used Amitriptyline (dosage: NA) starting Jan 29, 2013. Soon after starting Amitriptyline the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Lethargy
  • Asthenia
  • Dizziness
  • Dysarthria
  • Somnolence
Drugs used concurrently:NA. The patient was hospitalized. Although Amitriptyline demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Dizziness, may still occur.
Malaise, Nausea, Vomiting, Headache, Dizziness, Hyperhidrosis, Emotional Disorder, Crying, Hypophagia

An adverse event was reported by a physician on Jan 17, 2013 by a Female taking Amitriptyline (dosage: 25 Mg 1 Qid Po) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 64 years of age, weighting 166.0 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amitriptyline side effects: malaise, nausea, vomiting, headache, dizziness, hyperhidrosis, emotional disorder, crying, hypophagia. Additional medications/treatments:
Hypotension, Dizziness, Presyncope, Tachycardia

This Dizziness problem was reported by a pharmacist from UNITED STATES. A 73-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): neuropathy peripheral.On Apr 25, 2012 a consumer started treatment with Amitriptyline Hcl (dosage: 25 Mg At Bedtime Po). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Amitriptyline Hcl, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Hypotension
  • Dizziness
  • Presyncope
  • Tachycardia
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Dizziness, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Ecchymosis, Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged, Headache, Confusional State, Balance Disorder, Fall, Pain, Dizziness, Loss Of Consciousness

This is a Amitriptyline Hcl side effect report of a 63-year-old patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: depression,insomnia,post-traumatic stress disorder and was treated with Amitriptyline Hcl (dosage: 150 Mg At Bedtime Po) starting Dec 28, 2011. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Zolpidem (10 Mg At Bedtime Po)
  • Zolpidem (10 Mg At Bedtime Po)
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Ecchymosis
  • Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged
  • Headache
  • Confusional State
  • Balance Disorder
  • Fall
  • Pain
  • Dizziness
  • Loss Of Consciousness
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Amitriptyline Hcl could cause Dizziness and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Dizziness, Gastroenteritis, Vomiting

This Dizziness side effect was reported by a physician from UNITED STATES on Feb 10, 2012. A patient from UNITED STATES , weighting 194.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Amitriptyline Hcl. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Amitriptyline side effects: dizziness, gastroenteritis, vomiting. Amitriptyline Hcl dosage: NA.
Associated medications used:
  • Amlodipine Besylate And Benazepril Hcl (5/10 Mg Once Daily)
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Amitriptyline Hcl.
Photopsia, Anger, Depressed Mood, Dizziness

This Dizziness side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: cystitis interstitial,depression. The patient was prescribed Amitriptyline (dosage: Unk,daily), which was started on Jan 01, 2010. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Effexor Xr (150 Mg, Daily)
When starting to take Amitriptyline the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Photopsia
  • Anger
  • Depressed Mood
  • Dizziness
These side effects may potentially be related to Amitriptyline.
Dizziness, Gastroenteritis, Vomiting

This Dizziness Amitriptyline Hcl side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on Jan 24, 2012. A male , weighting 194.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Amitriptyline Hcl. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Dizziness
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Vomiting
. Amitriptyline Hcl dosage: Unk. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Amlodipine Besylate And Benazepril Hcl (5/10 Mg Once Daily)
The patient was hospitalized.
Urinary Tract Infection, Device Related Sepsis, Blood Pressure Increased, Neuropathy Peripheral, Dizziness, Vomiting, Weight Decreased, Nausea, Mucosal Inflammation

This is a Amitriptyline Hcl side effect report of a patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Amitriptyline Hcl (dosage:NA, start time: Jan 01, 2003), combined with:
  • Acetaminophen
  • Omeprazole (20 Mg, Qd)
  • Adriamycin Pfs
  • Dexamethasone
  • Velcade (1.3 Mg/m2)
  • Methadone Hcl
  • Epogen
  • Coumadin
, and developed a serious reaction and a Dizziness side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Device Related Sepsis
  • Blood Pressure Increased
  • Neuropathy Peripheral
  • Dizziness
  • Vomiting
  • Weight Decreased
  • Nausea
  • Mucosal Inflammation
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Amitriptyline Hcl treatment in patients suffering from NA, resulting in Dizziness.
Myalgia, Pain, Depression, Weight Decreased, Red Blood Cell Count Decreased, Hypoaesthesia, Injection Site Erythema, Dizziness

A female patient (weight: NA) from FRANCE with the following symptoms: NA started Amitriptyline Hcl treatment (dosage: NA) on Apr 01, 2011. Soon after starting Amitriptyline Hcl treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Myalgia
  • Pain
  • Depression
  • Weight Decreased
  • Red Blood Cell Count Decreased
  • Hypoaesthesia
  • Injection Site Erythema
  • Dizziness
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Extavia (250 Ug, 3 Times Per Week)
  • Clonazepam (10 Drp, Daily)
  • Cymbalta (60 Mg, Unk)
  • Myolastan
  • Lyrica (150 Mg, Unk)
This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Amitriptyline Hcl side effects, such as Dizziness.
Altered State Of Consciousness, Dizziness

A female patient from JAPAN was prescribed and started Amitriptyline Hcl on Oct 25, 2011. After Amitriptyline was administered, patient encountered several Amitriptyline side effects: altered state of consciousness, dizziness Additional patient health information: Female , 57 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Amitriptyline Hcl dosage: 150mg Per Day. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Lamictal (50mg Per Day)
  • Depakene (400mg Per Day)
  • Tetramide (30mg Per Day)
  • Zyprexa (20mg Per Day)
Fatigue, Cerebrovascular Accident, Complex Partial Seizures, Dizziness, Convulsion, Headache, Amnesia

This report suggests a potential Amitriptyline Hcl Dizziness side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 47-year-old female patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): depression and used Amitriptyline Hcl (dosage: 50 Mg, Unk) starting Jun 01, 2004. Soon after starting Amitriptyline Hcl the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Fatigue
  • Cerebrovascular Accident
  • Complex Partial Seizures
  • Dizziness
  • Convulsion
  • Headache
  • Amnesia
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Aspirin (81 Mg, Unk)
  • Lexapro (Unk)
  • Drospirenone And Ethinyl Estradiol (Unk)
  • Vitamin B-12
  • Cyclobenzaprine
  • Yasmin
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (Unk)
  • Multi-vitamins
The patient was hospitalized. Although Amitriptyline Hcl demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Dizziness, may still occur.
Vitamin D Decreased, Back Pain, Dizziness

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Sep 06, 2011 by a male taking Amitriptyline (dosage: 150 Mg, 1x/day) . Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 181.0 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Amitriptyline side effects: vitamin d decreased, back pain, dizziness. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Lyrica (75 Mg, 2x/day)
  • Atenolol (50 Mg, 1x/day)
  • Micardis Hct (80 Mg, Unk)
  • Prilosec (Unk)
  • Prozac (Unk)
Confusional State, Dizziness, Muscle Twitching, Blood Creatinine Increased, Ataxia, No Therapeutic Response, Csf Protein Increased, Rhabdomyolysis

This Dizziness problem was reported by a health professional from DENMARK. A 58-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): pain.On NS a consumer started treatment with Amitriptyline Hydrochloride (dosage: 50 Mg (25 Mg, 2 In 1 D)). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Albyl-e (acetylsalicylic Acid ) (acetylsalicylic Acid)
  • Citalopram Hydrobromide (20 Mg (20 Mg, 1 In 1 D))
  • Simvastatin
  • Metformin Hcl
  • Centyl (bendroflumethiazide) (bendroflumethiazide)
  • Insulatard (isophane) (injection) (isophane)
When commencing Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Confusional State
  • Dizziness
  • Muscle Twitching
  • Blood Creatinine Increased
  • Ataxia
  • No Therapeutic Response
  • Csf Protein Increased
  • Rhabdomyolysis
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Dizziness, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Migraine, Dizziness, Gallbladder Cholesterolosis, Nausea, Mood Swings, Depression, Affect Lability, Mental Disorder, Gallbladder Disorder

This is a Amitriptyline Hcl side effect report of a 16-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: migraine and was treated with Amitriptyline Hcl (dosage: Unk Unk, Hs) starting Jan 01, 2005. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Seasonale (Unk)
  • Cymbalta (Unk)
  • Acetaminophen W/ Codeine
  • Nitrofurant Macro
  • Yaz (Unk)
  • Cymbalta (60 Mg, Om)
  • Zolpidem Tartrate
  • Yaz (Unk Unk, Unk)
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Migraine
  • Dizziness
  • Gallbladder Cholesterolosis
  • Nausea
  • Mood Swings
  • Depression
  • Affect Lability
  • Mental Disorder
  • Gallbladder Disorder
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Amitriptyline Hcl could cause Dizziness and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Dizziness, Gait Disturbance, Dysarthria

This Dizziness side effect was reported by a pharmacist from UNITED STATES on Jun 02, 2011. A patient from UNITED STATES , 55 years of age, weighting 164.9 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Amitriptyline Hcl. Patient felt the following Amitriptyline side effects: dizziness, gait disturbance, dysarthria. Amitriptyline Hcl dosage: 50 Mg Other Po. The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Amitriptyline Hcl.

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Mon, 11 Apr 2011
My 14-year old started amytriptyline 5 days ago because of continuous headaches and some Dizziness. Since on amytriptyline has had quite a bit of Dizziness and extremely sluggish (very difficult for him to get up and to go to school). Presently very difficult for him to function because of Dizziness and slugginess - headache still there but not the reason for him being non-functional.
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