Elavil Amitriptyline

Effective TCA for Depression and Beyond

Type of Medication

Amitriptyline, sold under the brand name Elavil, is a tricyclic antidepressant (TCA) known for its efficacy in treating major depressive disorder. Beyond its primary use, it has shown significant benefits in treating a variety of conditions, including chronic pain and migraine prevention, due to its mechanism of action on neurotransmitters. Elavil works by helping to restore the balance of certain natural substances in the brain.

Psychiatric Uses:

Please see FDA Label for the most up-to-date FDA-approved indications; and a licensed psychiatric prescribing provider for off-label indications.