Amitriptyline is a tricyclic antidepressant, used to treat major depressive disorder, anxiety disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and bipolar (manic depressive) disorder. This drug gets its name from the three rings that form its central molecular structure. It works by increasing levels of serotonin and norepinephrine, molecules that help brain cells communicate with one another.
Dose–Amitriptyline is supplied in tablets. Usual dose is 75 to 150 mg per day in divided doses.
Common side effects:
- Dry mouth
- Difficulty urinating
Cost of Amitriptyline
The price of amitriptyline for a bottle of 30 tablets, strength 25 mg, ranges between $4.00 and $13.00 with a coupon. To find the cheapest pharmacy near you and download a coupon click here.
How to Get a Prescription
Amitriptyline is a prescription medication. Did you know? QuickMD can treat your depression remotely through telemedicine and prescribe amitriptyline for you online. No insurance is required.