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Ami. can be a really useful and effective drug for pain control, so its definitely worth a try. I didn't manage to keep on it for a number of reasons though. I did think it did make be put on weight fairly rapidly, though at the time I think I was also retaining fluid, so it may have been fluid rather than the ami. that did it. What really stopped me taking it was that it makes my heart rate rapidly increase on just the slightest exertion. I had got up to 50 mg at night when I stopped it the first time because of heart rate problems. A few months later I tried again, and stuck at just 25 mg at night, and it still caused problems so I have given up on it.

It can also make you feel like a bit of a zombie, even at low doses. The best way to avoid this is to take it a bit earlier in the evening. Someone told me to take it 12 hours before I wanted to get up in the morning, and I think that works fairly well. After a few days, the zombie effect wears off and you get used to it.
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