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Can amitriptyline be used to treat pain?

Amitriptyline is prescribed to treat chronic pain from shingles (post-herpetic neuralgia), as well as migraine headaches. Talk to your doctor about chronic pain that affects your quality of life or impairs your ability to work.

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