Effect of amitriptyline on symptoms, sleep, and visceral perception in patients with functional dyspepsia.
- Published Article
The American journal of gastroenterology
- Publication Date
Feb 01, 1998
The beneficial effect of low dose amitryptiline seen in functional dyspepsia is not related to changes in perception of gastric distension, or to measures of arousal from sleep. An increased tolerance to aversive visceral sensations may play a role in the therapeutic effect.
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