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I'm been on 10 mg of amitriptiline for 4 months and celexa

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I'm been on 10 mg of amitriptiline for 4 months and celexa 10 mg as well. 2 weeks age started having heavy eyes after being awake for 3 to 4 hours, also with a full nights rest of 7 and half hours am I overmedicated or not enough anxiety or depression appear to be fine
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Mental Health
Expert:  Dr. Ed Wilfong replied 5 years ago.
Dr. Ed Wilfong :

Try skipping amitryp. for a few nights. It can be very sedating even at this low dose. See if that helps. The usual dose of Celexa is 20mg and should not be very sedating.

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