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    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    2/27/2017 2:40:21 AM

    Reviewer: mamabear, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I tried this medication for migraine prevention. I know it's also supposed to help with sleep which is another problem I struggle with, but this medication gave me severe night terrors! For a 2 weeks straight I woke up many times throughout the night in a sweat and panic. I stopped taking it and the nightmares stopped. My doctor said it couldn't have been the meds but I haven't had nig ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    12/31/2016 2:47:58 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have been using 175 mg of amitriptyline at bedtime for 7 years. It has not helped my migraines but has really helped my sleep. If I sleep better, I feel better and I can't sleep without it. I am on other preventative meds and use rescue meds when needed but unfortunately nothing helps my migraines. I have dry mouth and weight gain but it is worth it to me so I will continue to take the m ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    10/6/2016 12:31:50 AM

    Reviewer: sassy3ddawn, 45-54 on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have several diagnosis that this medication works on. First and foremost is the migraine. I would be in the ER 3-6 times a month for emergency pain management. Now maybe one minor one every couple of months and all I need is an excedrin. Second, I have bipolar depression. This medication added to my others really brought the depression more in line. I really really like this medication. O ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    9/20/2016 9:31:22 PM

    Reviewer: KLynch, 7-12 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    My 12 year old has complex migraine disorder. Other than migraines & chronic headaches, she also had vertigo & very disturbing altered nerve perceptions. She's been on it for about 3 months, and it is the 1st thing that has worked to slowly get rid of all her symptoms. She's sleeping better, has much less anxiety due to her nerves going awry, is finally smiling again. She has h ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    7/17/2016 12:15:40 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Taking 1mg a night for migraines this medication gave me my life back. The migraines had basically made me nonfunctional. I did put on about 40 pounds but I think that had more to do with the difficulty waking up and exercising. I finally made up my mind that regardless of how drowsy I am in the morning from it I had to get up and work-out. Since then, I have lost 20 pounds and am continuing to lo ... Show Full Comment

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