amitryptyline


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amitryptyline

(ˌæmɪˈtrɪptəˌliːn)
n
a drug with several uses, most commonly prescribed to treat depression
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Amitryptyline is started at a dose of 10 mg 2 hours before going to bed and increased in 10 mg increments every 5 days to the required dose (usual dose 25-100mg/day).
Determination of chlorprothixene and amitryptyline hydrochlorides by UVderivative spectrophotometry and UV-solid-phase spectrophotometry.
In her bid to cope with long shifts at work, Lorna suffered a heart attack brought on by the drug Amitryptyline, an antidepressant sometimes used as a sleeping pill.
Group A, B, C and D represented rabbits administered sertraline, clozapine, amitryptyline and imipramine respectively, while Group E administered saline served as control.