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Researchers: Both old and new anti-depression drugs work well

...WASHINGTON -- New drugs such as Prozac and old standbys such as Elavil are about equally effective in treating many types of depression...analyzed studies were older drugs called tricyclic agents such as Elavil, and the newer serotonin uptake inhibitors such as Prozac and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/20/tec_256798.shtml
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Inappropriate drugs prescribed for elderly

...considered inappropriate for use in people aged 65 and older. Among the most widely used were Valium, Darvon, Persantine, Elavil and Librium. To determine how often these drugs are prescribed in elderly patients living at home, the authors of the recent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/25/ent_257177.shtml
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...disease: Selegiline (Eldepryl) MAY CAUSE INCREASED SUN AND HEAT SENSITIVITY: - Depression: Amitriptyline and Doxepin (Elavil and Sinequan) - Hypertension, heart failure: Chlorothiazide and Hydrochlorothiazide (Diuril and HydroDiuril) - Nausea...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/29/met_459918.shtml
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Across the area

...Athens hospital to Augusta State Medical Prison as investigators tried to determine how he got pills of the mood-altering drug Elavil, which had not been prescribed for him. Guards at Arrendale State Prison in Alto found him unconscious on the floor of his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/03/met_304680.shtml
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...would return Monday to pick it up. According to a police report, the prescription was for Lortab, a pain medication, and Elavil, an anti-depressant. The physician, who was not named in the police report, confirmed to authorities that Ms. Herndon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/22/met_379157.shtml
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Age old question

...bodies to repair tissue and boost the immune system. Some common prescriptions that seem to help fibromyalgia patients include Elavil, Flexeril, Paxil, Serzone, Zanaz and Klonopin. Some physicians also may prescribe over-the-counter anti-inflammatory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/01/ent_310240.shtml
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GHB may offset narcolepsy

...but they allow a sufferer to be functional, Dr. Chaudhary said. Tricyclic anti-depressants such as amitriptyline and Elavil suppress REM sleep and can cause side effects such as dry mouth, weight gain and loss of libido. Dr. Houghton said Xyrem...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/17/met_287670.shtml
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Parkinson's disease results from deterioration of brain's nerve cells

...dopamine by inhibiting certain enzymes. Tricyclic antidepressants such as nortriptyline (Pamelor, Aventyl) or amitriptyline (Elavil) help the body conserve dopamine. Drug treatments allow many patients to remain reasonably active, but they do not help everyone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/04/ent_230141.shtml
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