Sinequan is very sedating dating for two and a half years
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Therefore, the dose should be individualized and generally begun at the lowest possible dose (such as 5 to 10 mg) at nighttime.
Taking the drug 1 to 2 hours prior to sleep can minimize difficulties with morning sedation or "hangover".
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In a study of 70 fibromyalgia patients that evaluated the efficacy of 50 mg of Amitriptyline, patients receiving the Amitriptyline had significantly improved quality of sleep, morning stiffness, pain analog and global assessment. Common side effects of Amitriptyline may include morning sedation, dry mouth, confusion and urinary retention.
Fibromyalgia patients seem especially sensitive to these side effects.
There are no laboratory tests that can diagnose anxiety disorders, although some specific tests may be performed by a health care professional to rule out disease or serious illness.Legitimate revisions include spelling, grammar, and punctuation errors; scientific and/or medical inaccuracies; new questions; and information newly discovered through scientific research or empirical observation, e.g.some new form of adjunct medication or herbal therapy that is discovered to be helpful in withdrawal.Tricyclic anti-depressants that are commonly used in the treatment of fibromyalgia include Amitriptyline (Elavil), Nortriptyline (Pamelor), and Doxepin (Sinequan).Amitriptyline is perhaps the most common as its efficacy has been demonstrated in controlled studies and it is known to enhance stage 3 and 4 sleep.
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