What can I do to counteract the sleepy effects of Amitriptyline?

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Does anybody know how I can get over feeling so sleepy from Amitriptyline during the day. I take it last thing at night. I did try talking it earlier but that made me sleepy. I have a desk job which doesn’t help. When I’m up and moving around I’m fine. Any advice would be much appreciated 🤞

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    I got very drowsy at first, and a dry mouth.  However, I quickly got used to the drug and the drowsiness wore off. I'm afraid I can't remember how long it took to get used to it. Based upon my experience, it really is worth hanging in. I titred up to 5 pills a day before it started to work, so I guess it took a month. Pretty sure that by the time it was controlling the pain the drowsiness was gone.

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