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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)% of members (num votes)
Improved sleep
34% (315)
More balanced mood
33% (316)
Reduced anxiety
29% (316)
Drowsiness
26% (321)
Nausea
12% (312)
Reduced sex drive
9% (309)
Nightmares
8% (310)
Stomach cramps
7% (308)
Hypertension
6% (310)
Flatulence
6% (308)
Memory problems
9% (173)
Hair loss
5% (189)
nausea
6% (179)
Vomiting
2% (307)
Difficulty urinating
3% (145)
Acceptance and Commitment therapy% of members (num votes)
Greater self-awareness
74% (73)
More balanced mood
68% (74)
Increased psychological flexibility
63% (75)
Calmness
59% (74)
Happier
47% (15)
tinitus
21% (24)
depression
0% (4)
Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1301)
Bruising
19% (1281)
Nausea relief
13% (1270)
Bleeding
11% (1271)
Bacterial infection
4% (1286)
yawning
14% (376)
Nerve injury
4% (1280)
night sweats
6% (632)
heartburn
5% (865)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
11% (303)
Upset stomach
7% (454)
Jaw clenching
8% (392)
vertigo
8% (365)
dehydration
5% (457)
rebound anxiety
8% (309)
wired
6% (364)
weight gain
15% (142)
hunger
6% (362)
drop in blood pressure
6% (340)
urinary hesitancy
6% (306)
yeast infections
8% (243)
hair loss
6% (297)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
6% (299)
headached
10% (140)
rough on stomach
4% (362)
tachycardia
3% (441)
Derealization
2% (674)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
5% (242)
hypotension
2% (335)
Hepatitis B
0% (1268)
tic exacerbation
2% (389)
Pneumothorax
0% (1269)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
3% (147)
off label used for stage fright
1% (298)
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% (294)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
4% (56)
Halusinations
0% (208)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
3% (34)
kept me awake
0% (28)
oversensitised
0% (15)
Alprazolam (Xanax)% of members (num votes)
Reduced anxiety
88% (570)
Reduced panic
82% (559)
Drowsiness
62% (528)
Decreased inhibitions
42% (523)
Forgetfulness
37% (514)
Light-headedness
28% (526)
Dizziness
25% (509)
Dry mouth
25% (503)
Depression
23% (526)
Decreased sex drive
24% (503)
Irritability
15% (510)
Blurred vision
14% (508)
Muscle weakness
13% (508)
Constipation
13% (503)
Insomnia
11% (511)
Hyperactivity
8% (514)
Nausea
8% (504)
depression
20% (188)
Tremor
6% (505)
racing thoughts
9% (210)
suicidal thoughts
9% (183)
Seizure
2% (512)
high blood pressure
4% (202)
Vomiting
2% (501)
Jaundice
2% (507)
Hot Flashes when dosage increased
3% (201)
Convulsion
2% (311)
Watery mouth
1% (493)
Rash
3% (88)
seziure
2% (61)
Amitriptyline% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
62% (570)
weakness or tiredness
54% (564)
dry mouth
54% (565)
changes in appetite or weight
37% (555)
constipation
30% (557)
changes in sex drive or ability
30% (542)
headaches
26% (545)
confusion
25% (544)
unsteadiness
25% (538)
nightmares
24% (542)
nausea
21% (546)
blurred vision
20% (539)
excessive sweating
18% (538)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
16% (539)
difficulty urinating
11% (539)
vomiting
8% (538)
felt like a zombie
44% (94)
Angry
12% (137)
Suicidal Thoughts
12% (122)
Halucinations
8% (138)
Restless legs
30% (23)
Antidepressants% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (502)
decreased sex drive
60% (496)
dry mouth
58% (506)
weight gain
52% (500)
insomnia
46% (494)
nervousness / anxiety
44% (500)
increased appetite
38% (489)
constipation
38% (492)
dizziness
37% (485)
confusion
29% (484)
decreased appetite
24% (485)
increased heart rate
22% (487)
blurred vision
22% (482)
urinary retention
14% (485)
Night Sweats
36% (149)
body tremors
13% (67)
Aripiprazole (Abilify)% of members (num votes)
Anxiety
47% (117)
Weight gain
45% (120)
Restlessness
45% (120)
Drowsiness
43% (119)
More balanced mood
33% (116)
Insomnia
32% (115)
Dizziness
31% (115)
Reduced mania
26% (114)
Nausea
23% (115)
Headache
21% (114)
Blurred vision
20% (114)
Constipation
19% (114)
Vomiting
6% (113)
Shortness of Breath
20% (15)
Fevers
7% (15)
Bupropion (Wellbutrin)% of members (num votes)
dry mouth
49% (824)
forgetfulness
37% (710)
headache
32% (821)
Fatigue
36% (731)
excitement
30% (826)
drowsiness
29% (828)
dizziness
29% (815)
Dizzyness upon standing
29% (701)
excessive sweating
25% (813)
anxiety
43% (430)
constipation
23% (804)
nausea
21% (814)
anxious
39% (432)
weight loss
19% (809)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (816)
worsened depression horribly
17% (659)
Memory loss
26% (409)
loss of interest in sex
40% (265)
cold painful numb fingers
12% (686)
ringing ears
24% (340)
palipitations
20% (359)
More tired
30% (222)
SSRI - sleepy
16% (351)
anger/temper outbursts
27% (183)
vomiting
5% (803)
Dialated eyes
5% (624)
Restless legs
20% (137)
less emotions
31% (70)
serotonin storm
4% (482)
diarrhea
11% (178)
Heart rate slowed
4% (272)
heart rate felt slower
4% (274)
psychosis
5% (180)
seizure
1% (547)
allergic reaction
3% (156)
Hives
33% (6)
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% (305)
increased effects of pain meds
1% (81)
Passing Out
0% (71)
Citalopram (Celexa)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
54% (307)
excessive tiredness
39% (301)
drowsiness
39% (296)
dry mouth
35% (294)
nausea
30% (296)
nervousness
27% (291)
excessive sweating
19% (289)
loss of appetite
19% (287)
diarrhea
15% (290)
excitement
15% (289)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
14% (289)
stomach pain
14% (287)
muscle or joint pain
12% (288)
vomiting
7% (288)
Excessive yawning
29% (52)
Headache
15% (60)
Clonazepam (Klonopin, Rivotril)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
75% (480)
difficulty thinking or remembering
50% (464)
unsteadiness
35% (450)
dizziness
34% (455)
problems with coordination
33% (449)
changes in sex drive or ability
29% (440)
frequent urination
17% (445)
blurred vision
17% (442)
muscle or joint pain
13% (443)
increased saliva
6% (443)
nightmare
10% (94)
nightmares
10% (89)
rash
3% (93)
unconscious
0% (28)
Diazepam (Valium)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
66% (240)
tiredness
57% (237)
dizziness
34% (235)
weakness
28% (230)
dry mouth
27% (233)
changes in appetite
17% (222)
diarrhea
8% (229)
nausea
7% (224)
risky behavior
7% (45)
Diphenhydramine (Benadryl)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
76% (722)
dry mouth, nose, and throat
50% (695)
dizziness
26% (681)
Sleepiness
63% (208)
nervousness
16% (671)
headache
15% (670)
muscle weakness
13% (677)
constipation
11% (673)
loss of appetite
9% (672)
nausea
8% (676)
excitement (especially in children)
7% (671)
increased chest congestion
5% (670)
increased blood pressure
8% (238)
vomiting
2% (671)
affected kidney function
4% (237)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
51% (426)
changes in sexual desire or ability
50% (425)
dry mouth
47% (423)
sweating or night sweats
44% (427)
drowsiness
41% (413)
nausea
39% (433)
dizziness
38% (417)
headache
35% (417)
weakness
33% (417)
constipation
29% (424)
muscle pain or cramps
23% (409)
decreased appetite
22% (419)
stomach pain
19% (417)
heartburn
18% (414)
increased urination
17% (415)
diarrhea
15% (416)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (407)
difficulty urinating
14% (410)
vomiting
14% (417)
Excessive sleeping
28% (140)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
26% (96)
itching
22% (110)
anxiety
49% (39)
facial myofacial pain
14% (127)
inability to physically cry (while feeling sadness)
29% (45)
Bruising
22% (41)
Dizziness
30% (27)
Increased desire for eating sweets
23% (26)
Insomnia
29% (17)
Severe weight gain while on Welbutrin (I don\'t believe this is a normal side effect)
12% (26)
Had terrible hair loss with Topomax (I would not ever get on this again)
11% (27)
severe allergic reaction, rash itching
5% (37)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (86)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (84)
Escitalopram (Lexapro)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
55% (363)
drowsiness
35% (356)
excessive tiredness
33% (354)
dry mouth
28% (352)
increased appetite
23% (353)
increased sweating
23% (352)
dizziness
21% (353)
nausea
21% (352)
increased anxiety
25% (254)
constipation
14% (352)
Disassociation
24% (193)
diarrhea
13% (349)
stomach pain
9% (346)
heartburn
8% (348)
flu-like symptoms
8% (346)
runny nose
6% (344)
sneezing
3% (340)
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% (169)
drowsiness
38% (166)
loss of balance or coordination
29% (161)
blurred vision
25% (167)
difficulty speaking
25% (162)
dizziness
25% (163)
constipation
18% (158)
stomach, back, or joint pain
17% (157)
loss of appetite
16% (159)
double vision
11% (162)
weight loss
9% (158)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
9% (153)
uncontrollable movements of the eyes
9% (160)
diarrhea
8% (157)
missed or painful menstrual periods
8% (159)
swelling, itching, or irritation of the vagina
7% (157)
dry mouth
58% (12)
dificulty thinking and concentrating
40% (10)
headache
36% (11)
Mania
9% (33)
nightmares
27% (11)
Addiction
6% (33)
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% (234)
tiredness
59% (229)
dizziness
36% (227)
dry mouth
30% (221)
weakness
26% (224)
changes in sex drive or ability
19% (218)
changes in appetite
13% (215)
restlessness or excitement
12% (219)
blurred vision
12% (217)
frequent urination
9% (216)
constipation
9% (217)
difficulty urinating
7% (215)
nausea
5% (219)
diarrhea
4% (218)
weight gain
13% (60)
insomnia
13% (46)
making strange sounds
2% (49)
Weight gain
0% (6)
Magnesium% of members (num votes)
diarrhea
28% (2048)
stomach discomfort
21% (2008)
nervousness
8% (776)
insomnia
9% (516)
weight gain
9% (520)
Headache
12% (380)
feeling slowed down
12% (313)
disassociation
4% (765)
Not feeling anything (almost emotionless)
9% (227)
brain zaps
5% (428)
Brain
2% (643)
I take magnesium citrate
21% (68)
anxiety in the beginning of the treatment
4% (258)
Hypomania
2% (475)
Murderous Rage
1% (378)
pain in left mid-back
3% (90)
crashing when withdrawing
5% (43)
Loss of control of facial muscles
1% (140)
Uncontrollable vomiting
1% (128)
terrible crashing feeling mid afternoon
2% (43)
when i went off it i had a seizure wish i ha some now
0% (357)
Meditation% of members (num votes)
reduced stress
78% (2334)
improved mood
72% (2293)
improved sleep
52% (2252)
reduced pain
36% (2229)
waking up too early
15% (1780)
nasal congestion
12% (1757)
anxiety
24% (683)
more relaxed
62% (218)
Passing out
6% (1987)
Drowsiness
28% (384)
muscle relaxation
49% (214)
depression
19% (511)
palpitations
12% (782)
panic attacks
14% (642)
Insomnia
17% (471)
Migraines
10% (718)
deeper sleep
34% (214)
Easily Angered
16% (430)
easy bruising
9% (734)
more alert next day
30% (216)
withdrawel
8% (776)
Eye twitches
13% (492)
Crying
24% (256)
Eye Twitches
11% (484)
nervousness
21% (249)
water retention
9% (595)
Muscle pain/stiffness on waking
24% (205)
hypotention - lowered overall blood pressure
9% (541)
Aggression increase
11% (431)
Hair Loss
10% (445)
insomnia
16% (230)
i have hardly done it
14% (297)
Mouth ulcers
6% (613)
\"Brain Zaps\"
8% (465)
stuttering
5% (721)
Swelling
8% (440)
tingling in hands feet and tongue
12% (283)
unpleasant body odor
6% (544)
Head zaps
7% (499)
head zaps
6% (496)
worsened acne
4% (700)
Rash
7% (445)
increased sexual desire
12% (243)
heart palpitations
12% (239)
hives
3% (769)
skin rash
6% (413)
orthostatic hypotension
4% (541)
withdrawal
8% (227)
Sense of overall dullness
11% (165)
Interesting dreams
21% (80)
amnesia
5% (320)
diarrhea
12% (121)
Night excursions with no memory of it in the AM
3% (399)
Withdrawal
4% (196)
worried about addiction
7% (150)
Dependence/addiction
5% (219)
stomach cramps
7% (120)
Ideopathic Intracranial Hypertension
2% (450)
Seizures
2% (397)
Irritibility
23% (22)
Heightened sense of pain
17% (23)
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% (99)
Went off of cymbals a terrible withdrawal . Full blown!
4% (100)
agitation
14% (22)
Paroxetine withdrawal
2% (200)
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% (100)
Mania
4% (68)
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% (100)
hands sweat
4% (47)
Irritability when between injections
1% (186)
syncope
9% (22)
Easy bruising
10% (20)
Severe chest pain
17% (6)
Paroxetine (Paxil)% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
51% (323)
sleepiness or feeling "drugged"
43% (317)
difficulty concentrating
43% (312)
weight gain
39% (307)
nervousness
37% (305)
dizziness
35% (310)
forgetfulness
35% (304)
dry mouth
35% (303)
headache
33% (313)
unusual dreams
33% (307)
weakness
30% (305)
confusion
27% (302)
sweating
26% (303)
nausea
24% (303)
yawning
19% (300)
constipation
18% (302)
sensitivity to light
18% (300)
decreased appetite
18% (300)
pain in the back, muscles, joints, or anywhere in the body
16% (298)
muscle weakness or tightness
16% (299)
gas
15% (299)
stomach pain
12% (301)
diarrhea
11% (298)
changes in ability to taste food
11% (303)
heartburn
11% (297)
lump or tightness in throat
10% (300)
flushing (redness in face and other ares of skin)
11% (295)
weight loss
10% (299)
sore teeth and gums
10% (297)
runny nose
9% (296)
painful or irregular menstruation
7% (287)
vomiting
7% (298)
cough
5% (297)
increased sex drive
4% (294)
Pregabalin (Lyrica)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
65% (421)
difficulty remembering or forgetfulness
62% (394)
dry mouth
57% (405)
dizziness
56% (407)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
55% (394)
weight gain
52% (388)
loss of balance or unsteadiness
49% (380)
headache
41% (390)
confusion
41% (383)
lack of coordination
42% (378)
weakness
40% (380)
constipation
36% (388)
anxiety
37% (378)
bloating
34% (380)
swelling of the arms, hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
34% (374)
increased appetite
34% (375)
muscle twitching
34% (375)
nausea
33% (382)
gas
32% (386)
back pain
32% (367)
speech problems
27% (379)
uncontrollable shaking or jerking of a part of the body
21% (375)
''high'' or elevated mood
19% (375)
double vision
25% (195)
vomiting
9% (372)
cold sweats
17% (182)
extreme dryness in eyes, lungs, mouth, etc.
28% (96)
No effect whatsoever
17% (71)
delirium
6% (180)
side effects from meditation are all good
10% (86)
increased pain
11% (35)
cellcept
2% (187)
suicidal
33% (3)
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% (300)
excessive tiredness
45% (297)
difficulty sleeping
28% (292)
upset stomach
17% (286)
Very low pulse
31% (133)
weepiness
13% (283)
constipation
12% (286)
did not relieve pain
42% (71)
Increased head pain
20% (128)
decreased sex drive
22% (106)
diarrhea
7% (283)
vomiting
7% (282)
Rapid heartbeat
17% (111)
dissociation
10% (135)
lack of motivation
35% (34)
rash
4% (282)
chest pain
13% (71)
apathy
27% (33)
disassociative episodes
7% (132)
Apathy
24% (34)
dissassociative state
16% (51)
preoccupied with thoughts of bedtime
24% (34)
slept for 2 hours and then couldn\'t go back to sleep
14% (51)
supposed to be for Imitrex - Heart Palpitations
8% (93)
difficulty excercising
50% (14)
sweating
16% (45)
restless leg sydrome
21% (29)
double vision
8% (72)
Pressure in throat area
8% (48)
hallucinations
3% (98)
intense heat sensation
20% (15)
chest pain/heart attack
4% (71)
Hallucinations
2% (97)
intense sensation of heat
13% (15)
Complement Fixation
2% (130)
K
1% (177)
Lowered BP
67% (3)
Blurred vision
33% (3)
frequent urination
8% (13)
Bilateral seelling of optic nerves
0% (2)
Increased sexual pleasure.
0% (75)
Nystagmus
0% (3)
Quetiapine (Seroquel)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
89% (135)
difficulty thinking or concentrating
63% (131)
dizziness
58% (126)
dry mouth
50% (128)
unusual dreams
49% (126)
decreased sexual desire or ability
49% (122)
increased appetite
48% (123)
irritability
45% (128)
excessive weight gain
41% (124)
weakness
39% (127)
loss of coordination
36% (127)
difficulty speaking or using language
28% (123)
headache
26% (124)
constipation
25% (121)
pain in the joints, back, neck, or ears
21% (122)
gas
22% (118)
indigestion
20% (121)
stuffy nose
20% (120)
stomach pain or swelling
19% (118)
numbness, burning, or tingling in the arms or legs
11% (122)
breast enlargement in males
4% (115)
discharge from the breasts
3% (117)
missed menstrual periods
3% (119)
hypoglycemia
8% (12)
weight loss
8% (12)
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% (457)
weakness or tiredness
43% (465)
dry mouth
41% (453)
dizziness
40% (461)
drowsiness
37% (463)
headache
34% (463)
nightmares
33% (460)
sweating
31% (453)
hot flashes or flushing
28% (450)
nausea
26% (453)
yawning
25% (443)
constipation
25% (454)
twitching
21% (453)
ringing in the ears
21% (444)
gas
21% (442)
loss of appetite
19% (449)
muscle tightness
18% (447)
change in ability to taste food
16% (448)
frequent urination
16% (445)
anxiety
46% (151)
pain, burning, numbness, or tingling in part of the body
15% (443)
brain \"zaps\"
45% (140)
weight gain
43% (144)
heartburn
14% (442)
nervousness
40% (147)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (448)
stomach pain
13% (446)
diarrhea
12% (443)
weight loss
11% (444)
enlarged pupils (black circles in the middle of the eyes)
11% (437)
burping
10% (443)
difficulty urinating
9% (443)
sore throat, chills, or other signs of infection
9% (439)
vomiting
6% (443)
Agitation
32% (62)
sore skin
11% (127)
cold nose
9% (128)
shooting pains up one leg
10% (80)
shooting pain up one leg
9% (80)
Rash
7% (27)

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