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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)% of members (num votes)
Improved sleep
34% (313)
More balanced mood
33% (315)
Reduced anxiety
29% (314)
Drowsiness
26% (319)
Nausea
12% (311)
Reduced sex drive
9% (308)
Nightmares
8% (309)
Stomach cramps
7% (307)
Hypertension
6% (309)
Flatulence
6% (307)
Memory problems
9% (172)
Hair loss
5% (188)
nausea
6% (178)
Vomiting
2% (306)
Difficulty urinating
3% (144)
Acceptance and Commitment therapy% of members (num votes)
Greater self-awareness
75% (72)
More balanced mood
67% (73)
Increased psychological flexibility
62% (74)
Calmness
60% (73)
Happier
43% (14)
tinitus
22% (23)
depression
0% (3)
Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1296)
Bruising
19% (1276)
Nausea relief
13% (1265)
Bleeding
11% (1266)
Bacterial infection
4% (1281)
yawning
13% (371)
Nerve injury
4% (1275)
night sweats
6% (627)
heartburn
5% (860)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
11% (298)
Upset stomach
7% (449)
Jaw clenching
9% (387)
vertigo
8% (360)
rebound anxiety
8% (304)
dehydration
5% (452)
wired
6% (359)
weight gain
15% (137)
hunger
6% (357)
urinary hesitancy
6% (302)
yeast infections
8% (238)
drop in blood pressure
6% (335)
hair loss
6% (292)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
6% (295)
headached
10% (135)
rough on stomach
4% (357)
tachycardia
3% (436)
Derealization
2% (669)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
5% (237)
hypotension
2% (330)
Hepatitis B
0% (1263)
tic exacerbation
2% (384)
Pneumothorax
0% (1265)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
4% (142)
off label used for stage fright
1% (293)
as you age less is better.....had blackouts from halcion (triazolam) when I was younger.....learned that awareness can be affected by medication....BTW as a medicinal chemist, I tried everything, but I don\'t operate heavy machinery, ha ha ha ha
1% (290)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
4% (51)
Halusinations
0% (203)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
3% (29)
kept me awake
0% (23)
oversensitised
0% (10)
Alprazolam (Xanax)% of members (num votes)
Reduced anxiety
88% (565)
Reduced panic
82% (554)
Drowsiness
62% (525)
Decreased inhibitions
42% (518)
Forgetfulness
37% (510)
Light-headedness
28% (521)
Dizziness
25% (506)
Dry mouth
25% (500)
Depression
23% (521)
Decreased sex drive
24% (500)
Irritability
15% (507)
Blurred vision
14% (505)
Muscle weakness
13% (505)
Constipation
13% (500)
Insomnia
11% (508)
Hyperactivity
8% (510)
Nausea
8% (501)
depression
21% (185)
Tremor
6% (501)
racing thoughts
9% (207)
suicidal thoughts
9% (180)
Seizure
2% (508)
high blood pressure
5% (199)
Vomiting
2% (498)
Jaundice
2% (503)
Hot Flashes when dosage increased
4% (198)
Convulsion
2% (308)
Watery mouth
1% (490)
Rash
4% (85)
seziure
2% (58)
Amitriptyline% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
62% (568)
weakness or tiredness
54% (562)
dry mouth
54% (562)
changes in appetite or weight
37% (552)
constipation
30% (555)
changes in sex drive or ability
30% (540)
headaches
26% (543)
confusion
25% (542)
unsteadiness
25% (536)
nightmares
24% (540)
nausea
21% (544)
blurred vision
20% (537)
excessive sweating
18% (536)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
15% (537)
difficulty urinating
11% (537)
vomiting
8% (536)
felt like a zombie
43% (92)
Angry
13% (135)
Suicidal Thoughts
13% (120)
Halucinations
8% (136)
Restless legs
24% (21)
Antidepressants% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (498)
decreased sex drive
60% (492)
dry mouth
58% (502)
weight gain
52% (496)
insomnia
46% (490)
nervousness / anxiety
44% (497)
increased appetite
38% (485)
constipation
38% (488)
dizziness
37% (481)
confusion
29% (480)
decreased appetite
24% (481)
increased heart rate
22% (483)
blurred vision
22% (478)
urinary retention
14% (481)
Night Sweats
36% (145)
body tremors
14% (63)
Aripiprazole (Abilify)% of members (num votes)
Restlessness
45% (119)
Weight gain
45% (119)
Anxiety
46% (115)
Drowsiness
42% (117)
Insomnia
32% (114)
More balanced mood
32% (115)
Dizziness
31% (114)
Reduced mania
26% (113)
Nausea
23% (114)
Headache
20% (113)
Blurred vision
19% (113)
Constipation
19% (113)
Vomiting
6% (112)
Shortness of Breath
21% (14)
Fevers
7% (14)
Bupropion (Wellbutrin)% of members (num votes)
dry mouth
49% (822)
forgetfulness
38% (708)
headache
32% (819)
Fatigue
36% (729)
excitement
30% (824)
drowsiness
29% (825)
dizziness
29% (813)
excessive sweating
25% (811)
Dizzyness upon standing
29% (699)
anxiety
43% (428)
constipation
23% (802)
nausea
21% (812)
anxious
39% (430)
weight loss
19% (807)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (814)
worsened depression horribly
16% (657)
Memory loss
26% (407)
loss of interest in sex
40% (262)
cold painful numb fingers
12% (684)
ringing ears
24% (338)
palipitations
20% (357)
More tired
30% (220)
SSRI - sleepy
16% (349)
anger/temper outbursts
27% (181)
vomiting
5% (801)
Dialated eyes
5% (622)
Restless legs
21% (135)
less emotions
31% (68)
serotonin storm
4% (480)
diarrhea
11% (176)
Heart rate slowed
4% (270)
heart rate felt slower
4% (272)
psychosis
5% (178)
seizure
1% (545)
allergic reaction
3% (154)
Hives
50% (4)
I have taken Zoloft several times through the years and never had any trouble. Unfortunately my dr. prescribed it for anxiety attacks during my last pregnancy (that is the only time I have had severe attacks like that) and my daughter was born with an umb
0% (303)
increased effects of pain meds
1% (79)
Passing Out
0% (69)
Citalopram (Celexa)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
54% (306)
excessive tiredness
39% (300)
drowsiness
39% (295)
dry mouth
35% (293)
nausea
30% (295)
nervousness
28% (290)
excessive sweating
19% (288)
loss of appetite
19% (286)
diarrhea
15% (289)
excitement
15% (288)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
14% (288)
stomach pain
14% (286)
muscle or joint pain
12% (287)
vomiting
7% (287)
Excessive yawning
29% (51)
Headache
15% (59)
Clonazepam (Klonopin, Rivotril)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
75% (479)
difficulty thinking or remembering
50% (463)
unsteadiness
35% (449)
dizziness
34% (454)
problems with coordination
33% (448)
changes in sex drive or ability
29% (439)
frequent urination
17% (444)
blurred vision
17% (441)
muscle or joint pain
13% (442)
increased saliva
6% (442)
nightmare
10% (93)
nightmares
10% (88)
rash
3% (92)
unconscious
0% (27)
Diazepam (Valium)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
66% (239)
tiredness
56% (236)
dizziness
34% (234)
weakness
28% (229)
dry mouth
27% (232)
changes in appetite
17% (221)
diarrhea
8% (228)
nausea
7% (223)
risky behavior
7% (44)
Diphenhydramine (Benadryl)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
76% (720)
dry mouth, nose, and throat
50% (694)
dizziness
26% (679)
Sleepiness
63% (206)
nervousness
16% (670)
headache
15% (669)
muscle weakness
13% (675)
constipation
11% (672)
loss of appetite
9% (671)
nausea
8% (675)
excitement (especially in children)
7% (670)
increased chest congestion
5% (669)
increased blood pressure
8% (237)
vomiting
2% (670)
affected kidney function
3% (236)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
51% (424)
changes in sexual desire or ability
49% (423)
dry mouth
47% (421)
sweating or night sweats
44% (425)
drowsiness
41% (411)
nausea
39% (431)
dizziness
38% (415)
headache
35% (415)
weakness
33% (415)
constipation
29% (422)
muscle pain or cramps
23% (407)
decreased appetite
22% (417)
stomach pain
20% (415)
heartburn
18% (412)
increased urination
17% (413)
diarrhea
15% (414)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (405)
difficulty urinating
14% (408)
vomiting
14% (415)
Excessive sleeping
28% (138)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
27% (94)
itching
22% (108)
facial myofacial pain
14% (125)
anxiety
49% (37)
inability to physically cry (while feeling sadness)
30% (43)
Bruising
23% (39)
Dizziness
32% (25)
Increased desire for eating sweets
25% (24)
Insomnia
33% (15)
Severe weight gain while on Welbutrin (I don\'t believe this is a normal side effect)
13% (24)
Had terrible hair loss with Topomax (I would not ever get on this again)
12% (25)
severe allergic reaction, rash itching
6% (35)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (84)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (82)
Escitalopram (Lexapro)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
55% (362)
drowsiness
35% (355)
excessive tiredness
33% (353)
dry mouth
28% (351)
increased sweating
23% (351)
increased appetite
23% (352)
dizziness
21% (352)
nausea
21% (351)
increased anxiety
25% (253)
constipation
14% (351)
diarrhea
13% (348)
Disassociation
24% (192)
stomach pain
9% (345)
heartburn
8% (347)
flu-like symptoms
8% (345)
runny nose
6% (343)
sneezing
3% (339)
Fluoxetine (Prozac)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
52% (530)
nervousness
41% (536)
dry mouth
40% (520)
drowsiness
33% (518)
nausea
26% (522)
excessive sweating
24% (517)
loss of appetite
22% (516)
weakness
22% (508)
severe sleep disturbances
28% (312)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
16% (515)
weight loss
16% (516)
sore throat
11% (514)
dizziness
21% (161)
suicidal thoughts
29% (101)
headaches
25% (67)
fatigue
32% (38)
Imipramine (Tofranil)% of members (num votes)
dry mouth
67% (58)
drowsiness
45% (58)
weakness or tiredness
44% (57)
constipation
35% (57)
excessive sweating
33% (55)
changes in appetite or weight
31% (55)
excitement or anxiety
29% (56)
changes in sex drive or ability
26% (53)
nausea
21% (56)
blurred vision
20% (54)
skin more sensitive to sunlight than usual
20% (55)
nightmares
16% (56)
difficulty urinating
14% (56)
frequent urination
11% (56)
Lamotrigine (Lamictal)% of members (num votes)
difficulty thinking or concentrating
48% (168)
drowsiness
38% (165)
loss of balance or coordination
29% (160)
blurred vision
25% (166)
difficulty speaking
25% (161)
dizziness
25% (162)
constipation
18% (157)
stomach, back, or joint pain
17% (156)
loss of appetite
16% (158)
double vision
11% (161)
weight loss
10% (157)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
9% (152)
uncontrollable movements of the eyes
9% (159)
diarrhea
8% (156)
missed or painful menstrual periods
8% (158)
swelling, itching, or irritation of the vagina
7% (156)
dry mouth
50% (10)
dificulty thinking and concentrating
33% (9)
headache
30% (10)
Mania
9% (32)
nightmares
30% (10)
Addiction
3% (32)
Levothyroxine% of members (num votes)
irritability
33% (195)
insomnia
30% (196)
nervousness
28% (198)
sensitivity to heat
27% (195)
headache
25% (200)
excessive sweating
24% (197)
temporary hair loss
24% (199)
increased appetite
20% (197)
diarrhea
16% (197)
weight loss
15% (201)
stomach cramps
13% (197)
changes in menstrual cycle
12% (194)
tremor
12% (200)
nausea
11% (196)
heart palpitations
46% (26)
fever
5% (192)
vomiting
4% (195)
Hives
11% (36)
Insomnia
24% (17)
Rash
11% (18)
Dry Mouth
50% (4)
Lorazepam (Ativan)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
70% (230)
tiredness
59% (226)
dizziness
36% (224)
dry mouth
29% (218)
weakness
26% (221)
changes in sex drive or ability
19% (215)
changes in appetite
14% (212)
restlessness or excitement
12% (216)
blurred vision
11% (214)
frequent urination
9% (213)
constipation
9% (214)
difficulty urinating
7% (212)
nausea
5% (216)
diarrhea
4% (215)
weight gain
14% (57)
insomnia
14% (43)
making strange sounds
2% (46)
Weight gain
0% (3)
Magnesium% of members (num votes)
diarrhea
28% (2039)
stomach discomfort
21% (1999)
nervousness
8% (768)
insomnia
9% (507)
weight gain
9% (511)
Headache
12% (372)
feeling slowed down
13% (305)
disassociation
4% (756)
Not feeling anything (almost emotionless)
10% (219)
brain zaps
5% (419)
Brain
3% (634)
anxiety in the beginning of the treatment
4% (250)
I take magnesium citrate
17% (59)
Hypomania
2% (466)
Murderous Rage
1% (369)
pain in left mid-back
4% (82)
Loss of control of facial muscles
2% (132)
crashing when withdrawing
3% (35)
Uncontrollable vomiting
1% (121)
terrible crashing feeling mid afternoon
3% (35)
when i went off it i had a seizure wish i ha some now
0% (348)
Meditation% of members (num votes)
reduced stress
78% (2320)
improved mood
72% (2279)
improved sleep
52% (2238)
reduced pain
36% (2217)
waking up too early
15% (1768)
nasal congestion
12% (1744)
anxiety
24% (672)
more relaxed
62% (209)
Passing out
6% (1975)
Drowsiness
27% (374)
muscle relaxation
49% (204)
depression
20% (499)
palpitations
11% (770)
panic attacks
14% (631)
Insomnia
17% (461)
deeper sleep
34% (204)
Migraines
10% (707)
Easily Angered
16% (420)
easy bruising
9% (722)
withdrawel
8% (765)
more alert next day
30% (206)
Crying
23% (247)
Eye twitches
12% (480)
nervousness
21% (239)
water retention
8% (584)
Eye Twitches
10% (472)
Aggression increase
11% (421)
Muscle pain/stiffness on waking
23% (195)
hypotention - lowered overall blood pressure
9% (529)
Hair Loss
10% (434)
i have hardly done it
15% (289)
Mouth ulcers
6% (601)
insomnia
15% (220)
\"Brain Zaps\"
8% (454)
stuttering
5% (709)
unpleasant body odor
6% (532)
Head zaps
7% (487)
tingling in hands feet and tongue
11% (273)
Swelling
7% (431)
head zaps
6% (485)
worsened acne
4% (688)
heart palpitations
12% (229)
Rash
6% (434)
increased sexual desire
11% (233)
hives
3% (758)
skin rash
6% (402)
orthostatic hypotension
4% (529)
withdrawal
8% (217)
Sense of overall dullness
12% (154)
Interesting dreams
23% (71)
amnesia
5% (311)
Night excursions with no memory of it in the AM
3% (388)
diarrhea
12% (111)
Withdrawal
3% (186)
worried about addiction
7% (141)
Dependence/addiction
5% (209)
Ideopathic Intracranial Hypertension
2% (440)
Seizures
2% (387)
stomach cramps
5% (111)
Went off of with terrible full blown withdrawal. Even with slow tapering. Dosage makes it hard to go off of slower. But I live thru it!
4% (90)
Went off of cymbals a terrible withdrawal . Full blown!
4% (91)
Heightened sense of pain
21% (14)
Paroxetine withdrawal
2% (189)
Benzo/Klonipin in not good for elderly. Now I am not old yet but I didn\'t want to wait until I was to have to go off of. Anyway after Dr and research found Klonipin is terrible for memory. So I consulted with my Dr and discussed as he originally told me
3% (91)
Mania
5% (59)
I went down on dosage had been on Klonipin for sleep disorder for about 20yrs at least only on 1 mg. cut in half and expected withdrawal so went very slowly and did research for withdrawal and I cut In Half down to . 5mg I have researched and realize benz
2% (91)
syncope
15% (13)
Irritability when between injections
1% (177)
Irritibility
15% (13)
agitation
8% (13)
hands sweat
3% (38)
Easy bruising
9% (11)
Paroxetine (Paxil)% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
51% (322)
sleepiness or feeling "drugged"
43% (316)
difficulty concentrating
43% (311)
weight gain
39% (306)
nervousness
38% (304)
dizziness
36% (309)
forgetfulness
35% (303)
dry mouth
35% (302)
headache
33% (312)
unusual dreams
33% (306)
weakness
30% (304)
confusion
28% (301)
sweating
26% (302)
nausea
25% (302)
yawning
18% (299)
constipation
18% (301)
sensitivity to light
18% (299)
decreased appetite
18% (299)
pain in the back, muscles, joints, or anywhere in the body
16% (297)
muscle weakness or tightness
16% (298)
gas
15% (298)
stomach pain
12% (300)
diarrhea
11% (297)
changes in ability to taste food
11% (302)
heartburn
11% (296)
lump or tightness in throat
10% (299)
flushing (redness in face and other ares of skin)
11% (294)
weight loss
10% (298)
sore teeth and gums
10% (296)
runny nose
9% (295)
painful or irregular menstruation
7% (286)
vomiting
7% (297)
cough
5% (296)
increased sex drive
4% (293)
Pregabalin (Lyrica)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
65% (419)
difficulty remembering or forgetfulness
61% (392)
dry mouth
57% (403)
dizziness
56% (405)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
56% (392)
weight gain
52% (386)
loss of balance or unsteadiness
49% (378)
headache
41% (388)
lack of coordination
42% (376)
confusion
41% (381)
weakness
40% (378)
constipation
37% (386)
anxiety
36% (376)
increased appetite
35% (373)
bloating
34% (378)
swelling of the arms, hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
34% (372)
muscle twitching
34% (373)
nausea
33% (380)
gas
32% (384)
back pain
32% (365)
speech problems
28% (377)
uncontrollable shaking or jerking of a part of the body
20% (373)
''high'' or elevated mood
19% (373)
double vision
24% (193)
vomiting
9% (370)
cold sweats
17% (180)
extreme dryness in eyes, lungs, mouth, etc.
29% (94)
No effect whatsoever
17% (69)
delirium
6% (178)
side effects from meditation are all good
11% (84)
cellcept
2% (185)
increased pain
9% (33)
suicidal
100% (1)
Progesterone% of members (num votes)
tiredness
52% (75)
irritability
51% (73)
mood swings
50% (72)
headache
39% (77)
muscle, joint, or bone pain
39% (72)
breast tenderness or pain
35% (75)
excessive worrying
33% (73)
upset stomach
31% (74)
constipation
26% (74)
runny nose
18% (71)
diarrhea
16% (73)
vaginal discharge
14% (74)
problems urinating
13% (71)
sneezing
10% (70)
cough
9% (70)
vomiting
7% (72)
feeling suicidal
6% (33)
feel suicidal with tramadol
3% (32)
made very doped,like very drunk
0% (28)
Propranolol% of members (num votes)
dizziness or lightheadedness
46% (298)
excessive tiredness
45% (295)
difficulty sleeping
28% (290)
upset stomach
17% (285)
Very low pulse
30% (132)
weepiness
13% (282)
constipation
12% (285)
did not relieve pain
43% (70)
Increased head pain
20% (127)
decreased sex drive
21% (105)
diarrhea
7% (282)
vomiting
7% (281)
Rapid heartbeat
17% (110)
dissociation
9% (134)
lack of motivation
33% (33)
rash
4% (281)
chest pain
13% (70)
apathy
25% (32)
disassociative episodes
6% (131)
slept for 2 hours and then couldn\'t go back to sleep
14% (50)
supposed to be for Imitrex - Heart Palpitations
8% (92)
Apathy
21% (33)
dissassociative state
14% (50)
sweating
16% (44)
preoccupied with thoughts of bedtime
21% (33)
difficulty excercising
46% (13)
double vision
8% (71)
restless leg sydrome
18% (28)
Pressure in throat area
9% (47)
intense heat sensation
21% (14)
hallucinations
3% (97)
chest pain/heart attack
4% (70)
intense sensation of heat
14% (14)
Hallucinations
2% (96)
Complement Fixation
2% (129)
K
1% (176)
Blurred vision
50% (2)
Lowered BP
50% (2)
frequent urination
8% (12)
Bilateral seelling of optic nerves
0% (2)
Increased sexual pleasure.
0% (74)
Nystagmus
0% (2)
Quetiapine (Seroquel)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
89% (132)
difficulty thinking or concentrating
64% (129)
dizziness
58% (123)
dry mouth
50% (126)
unusual dreams
49% (123)
decreased sexual desire or ability
49% (120)
increased appetite
47% (121)
irritability
45% (125)
excessive weight gain
41% (122)
weakness
39% (124)
loss of coordination
35% (124)
difficulty speaking or using language
27% (121)
headache
26% (122)
constipation
25% (119)
gas
22% (116)
pain in the joints, back, neck, or ears
21% (119)
indigestion
20% (119)
stuffy nose
20% (118)
stomach pain or swelling
19% (116)
numbness, burning, or tingling in the arms or legs
12% (120)
breast enlargement in males
4% (113)
missed menstrual periods
3% (117)
discharge from the breasts
3% (115)
hypoglycemia
10% (10)
weight loss
10% (10)
Sertraline (Zoloft)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
55% (483)
weight changes
42% (477)
dry mouth
38% (478)
excessive tiredness
37% (481)
drowsiness
37% (471)
nervousness
31% (471)
nausea
26% (475)
headache
26% (467)
dizziness
26% (464)
gas or bloating
22% (466)
excessive sweating
21% (463)
loss of appetite
20% (468)
diarrhea
18% (473)
constipation
15% (469)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (466)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
12% (464)
sore throat
6% (457)
vomiting
5% (464)
Inability to sleep
32% (50)
Venlafaxine (Effexor)% of members (num votes)
changes in sexual desire or ability
54% (456)
weakness or tiredness
43% (464)
dizziness
40% (460)
dry mouth
40% (452)
drowsiness
37% (462)
headache
34% (462)
nightmares
33% (459)
sweating
31% (452)
hot flashes or flushing
28% (449)
nausea
26% (452)
yawning
25% (442)
constipation
25% (453)
twitching
21% (452)
ringing in the ears
21% (443)
gas
20% (441)
loss of appetite
19% (448)
muscle tightness
18% (446)
change in ability to taste food
16% (447)
frequent urination
16% (444)
anxiety
45% (150)
pain, burning, numbness, or tingling in part of the body
15% (442)
brain \"zaps\"
45% (139)
weight gain
43% (143)
heartburn
14% (441)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (447)
nervousness
40% (146)
stomach pain
13% (445)
diarrhea
12% (442)
weight loss
12% (443)
enlarged pupils (black circles in the middle of the eyes)
11% (436)
burping
10% (442)
difficulty urinating
9% (442)
sore throat, chills, or other signs of infection
9% (438)
vomiting
6% (442)
Agitation
31% (61)
sore skin
11% (126)
cold nose
9% (127)
shooting pains up one leg
10% (79)
shooting pain up one leg
9% (79)
Rash
8% (26)

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