Sentence Examples


  • Antidepressants that have been shown to have analgesic (pain reducing) properties include amitriptyline (Elavil), trazodone (Desyrel), and imipramine (Tofranil).
  • Such tricyclic antidepressants as desipramine (Norpramin, Pertofane) and amitriptyline (Elavil) are frequently recommended as well.
  • The antimigraine drugs amitriptyline (Elavil) and cyproheptadine (Periactin) performed well for children in one study group.
  • Examples of antidepressants used for pain management are imipramine (Tofranil) and amitriptyline (Elavil).
  • In more difficult cases, antidepressant drugs such as amitriptyline (Elavil) are sometimes prescribed.