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    Default amitriptiline for headache?

    Amitriptyline is a tricyclic anti-depressent then why amitriptiline is used for chronic pain ( even in a patient who might not have depression)whats its mechanism of reduction of pain?
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    anti-depressants works by several mechanism.
    Revise all and one of them helps to ease pain and prevent headaches by which Amitriptyline works.
    Mostly used as Chronic Preventive Migraine Medications.

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    i think it inhibits substance p and thus reduces pain

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    guys , its simple. amitryptiline causes the release of endogenous opioids in the body which acting on opioid receptors help reduce the pain
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    thanks vitrag for further insight
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    hello...

    I usually drink plenty of water if i got a headache and drink some medicine for it. I usually call out my doctor Dave Watson he is an expert reg
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