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Side Effects of Chlordiazepoxide and Amitriptyline

Constipation, drowsiness, and bloating are some of the more common side effects of chlordiazepoxide and amitriptyline. While side effects are minor in most cases, it is possible to develop serious side effects that require immediate medical attention. Contact your healthcare provider right away if you experience such chlordiazepoxide and amitriptyline side effects as a change in heart rhythm, fast heart rate, or suicidal thoughts.

Side Effects of Chlordiazepoxide and Amitriptyline: An Introduction

As with any medicine, side effects are possible with chlordiazepoxide and amitriptyline (Limbitrol®); however, not everyone who takes the medication will experience side effects. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can easily be treated by you or your healthcare provider.
 
(This article covers many, but not all, of the possible side effects with chlordiazepoxide and amitriptyline. Your healthcare provider can discuss a more complete list of chlordiazepoxide and amitriptyline side effects with you.)
 

Possible Side Effects of Chlordiazepoxide and Amitriptyline

Chlordiazepoxide and amitriptyline is an older medication, approved many years ago. With newer medications, side effects are carefully documented and the exact percentage of people who develop each side effect is known. With older medications (like chlordiazepoxide and amitriptyline), side effect information is less specific and exact percentages are not reported.
 
Some of the more common side effects of chlordiazepoxide and amitriptyline included:
 
Less common side effects included:
 
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