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Antidepressents and its side effects - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   I made a mistake of taking someone else's presecription anti-depressants
Doctor :   ok
User :   its only been a few days. I stopped. I figure if I stop now it will be ok and I wont have any problems right?
Doctor :   provide mw in details of drugs prescribed to you and the drugs you have taken by mistake
User :   they are amitryptaline i believe. a tricyclic antidepressant. elavil.
Doctor :   ok
User :   i heard they take weeks to kick in so if I stop taking them after 4 days would their be any side effects?
Doctor :   may be
Doctor :   but why did you take these drugs?

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