Acute and subchronic effects of amitriptyline 25mg on actual driving in chronic neuropathic pain patients.

@article{Veldhuijzen2006AcuteAS,
  title={Acute and subchronic effects of amitriptyline 25mg on actual driving in chronic neuropathic pain patients.},
  author={Dieuwke Swaantje Veldhuijzen and Albert J M van Wijck and Joris C Verster and J. Leon Kenemans and Cor J. Kalkman and Berend Olivier and Edmund R. Volkerts},
  journal={Journal of psychopharmacology},
  year={2006},
  volume={20 6},
  pages={782-8}
}
The acute and subchronic effects of low doses nocturnally administered amitriptyline were compared to placebo in a double-blind crossover randomized study on driving ability and driving-related skills involving seven chronic neuropathic pain patients. Performance testing occurred at the first and last day of each 15-day drug administration period, which was preceded by a 6-day washout phase. A standardized method of measuring driving ability, the on-the-road driving test, was performed on all… CONTINUE READING

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