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Psychiatric (NURS 260 ) Medication Management Worksheet

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Medication Management Worksheet

California State University San Marcos

Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing (NURS 260 )

Medication Name (Brand & Generic)
Generic Name: Amitriptyline
Trade Name: Vanatrip, Elavil, Endep
Tricyclic antidepressant (TCA)
Is prescribed dose safe?
A usual dose is 75 mg PO qd, but it may be increased to a total of 150 mg qd if needed.
Pt’s diagnosis
Depression, major depressive disorder.
Unlabeled use includes: anxiety disorder, chronic pain syndromes (i.e. fibromyalgia, neuropathic
pain/chronic pain, headache, low back pain), eating disorders, and (less commonly) attention deficit
hyperactivity disorder and bipolar disorder.



 Psychiatric (NURS 260 ) Medication Management Worksheet

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