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Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide

Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide Information

Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide Benefits & Uses

Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide is used to treat the following -

Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide

Amitriptyline
Chlordiazepoxide

Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide is used -

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Blurred vision
  3. Increased Heart Rate
  4. Dry Mouth Mild
  5. Constipation Moderate
  6. Weight gain
  7. Difficulty urinating
  8. Orthostatic Hypotension (Sudden Lowering of Blood Pressure on Standing)
  9. Insomnia Mild
  10. Nausea or vomiting
  11. Loss of appetite
  12. Dizziness Common
  13. Diarrhoea
  14. Upset stomach
  15. Weakness
  16. Fatigue Common
  17. Fainting
  18. Unsteadiness
  19. Headache Rare
  20. Vertigo Rare

Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide Related Warnings

Is the use of Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide safe for pregnant women?

Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide can cause unwanted effects on pregnant women. If you experience any such side effects, stop taking Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.

Is the use of Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide safe during breastfeeding?

Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

What is the effect of Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide on the Kidneys?

Side effects of Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide rarely affect the kidney.

What is the effect of Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide on the Liver?

Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide is rarely harmful for liver.

What is the effect of Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide on the Heart?

Side effects of Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide rarely affect the heart.

Severe Interaction of Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide with Other Drugs

Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Heart Disease
  2. Heart Failure
  3. Mania
  4. Liver Disease
  5. Arrhythmia
  6. Heart Attack
  7. Kidney Cancer
  8. Schizophrenia
  9. Depression
  10. Arrhythmia
  11. GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)
  12. Kidney Disease
  13. Liver Disease
  14. Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension)
  15. Respiratory Depression

Frequently asked Questions about Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide

Is this Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide habit forming or addictive?

You may get addicted to Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide. Therefore, before taking it, consult your doctor.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine. It can be dangerous, as Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide can make you drowsy.

Is it safe?

Yes, but you should take Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide only as per your doctor's advice.

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide has been seen to have positive effect on patients with mental disorders.

Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide

Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide may take longer to act if you eat some foods while taking it. Follow your doctor's advice on this.

Interaction between Alcohol and Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide

Taking Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide with alcohol can have severe harmful effects on your health.

Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

Question over 1 year ago

Does Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide cause stomach upset?

Dr. Ayush Pandey MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide can cause stomach upset. Please inform your doctor if you are experiencing stomach upset after taking this medicine.

Question about 1 year ago

Does Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide cause erectile dysfunction?

Dr. Faisal Mukhtar MBBS, PG Dip, DNB, Ophthalmology

Yes, Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide can cause erectile dysfunction. If you experience erectile dysfunction after taking it, do not stop the drug without consulting your doctor. Discuss with your doctor, he/she will provide you solutions or prescribe alternative medicines.

Question almost 2 years ago

Can I discontinue Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide on my own or without doctors advice?

Dr. Manju Shekhawat MBBS, General Physician

Discontinuing Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide on your own can cause withdrawal symptoms. However, if you decide to stop it, then stop it slowly, and gradually. Do not stop suddenly. You are highly recommended to consult your doctor and check with him/her how to gradually decrease the dose, for example, 5mg of the dose is decreased every day when withdrawing this class of medicine. Do not decide the dose on your own seek medical help.

Question almost 2 years ago

What is Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS, Internal Medicine

Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide is a brand name of amitriptyline. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of medications called tricyclic antidepressant. It is used primarily for treating symptoms of depression, anxiety, and tension. This medicine also helps in inducing sleep. Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide is also prescribed to get relieved from neuropathic pain.

Question over 1 year ago

Can I take Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide with tramadol?

Dr. BK Agrawal MBBS, MD, General Physician

No, It is not advised to take Amitriptyline + Chlordiazepoxide with tramadol until and unless you have been prescribed to take it by a doctor. There have been some reported cases of seizures and other medical complications when taken together. 

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