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The following results on this page are based on 3044 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 59.9 in the range of -100 to +100 for amitriptyline (active ingredient) To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

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We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(3034 respondents)


Extremely effective (33%)
Very (34%)
Somewhat (22%)
Slightly (8%)
Very little effective (3%)

We asked patients how bothered they were by side effects with this medicine.

(3044 respondents)


Not at all bothered (47%)
Slightly (27%)
Somewhat (16%)
Very (7%)
Extremely bothered (2%)
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Review recap

DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 3044 real-world patients taking amitriptyline (active ingredient). These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

3034 patients who were using amitriptyline (active ingredient) were asked how effective they found their medicine. 68% were very positive about amitriptyline (active ingredient) answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 22% felt amitriptyline (active ingredient) was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 11% of the patients asked felt amitriptyline (active ingredient) had only a slight or very little effect for them.

We asked 3044 patients taking amitriptyline (active ingredient) how bothered they were by side effects from taking amitriptyline (active ingredient)? Of those asked 74% reported that they were not at all or only slightly bothered by any side effects, while 16% of those asked reported feeling somewhat bothered. Meaning that sadly 10% of patients using amitriptyline (active ingredient) felt very or extremely bothered by the side effects of taking amitriptyline (active ingredient).


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