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Anxiety (14,246 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)% of members (num votes)
More balanced mood
33% (281)
Improved sleep
33% (280)
Reduced anxiety
28% (281)
Drowsiness
26% (286)
Nausea
11% (280)
Nightmares
9% (277)
Reduced sex drive
8% (277)
Stomach cramps
7% (276)
Hypertension
6% (278)
Flatulence
6% (276)
Memory problems
8% (140)
Hair loss
6% (157)
nausea
4% (147)
Vomiting
2% (275)
Difficulty urinating
3% (113)
Acceptance and Commitment therapy% of members (num votes)
Greater self-awareness
77% (60)
More balanced mood
64% (61)
Increased psychological flexibility
60% (62)
Calmness
57% (61)
tinitus
15% (13)
Happier
67% (3)
Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1138)
Bruising
19% (1121)
Nausea relief
13% (1113)
Bleeding
11% (1113)
Nerve injury
4% (1120)
Bacterial infection
4% (1125)
heartburn
4% (705)
night sweats
6% (472)
yawning
11% (219)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
14% (153)
Upset stomach
6% (295)
Jaw clenching
7% (235)
vertigo
7% (206)
dehydration
5% (297)
hunger
6% (206)
Derealization
2% (516)
drop in blood pressure
5% (186)
wired
5% (207)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
7% (152)
rebound anxiety
6% (156)
rough on stomach
4% (207)
tachycardia
3% (284)
yeast infections
9% (90)
urinary hesitancy
4% (154)
Pneumothorax
1% (1111)
hypotension
3% (184)
hair loss
3% (143)
Hepatitis B
0% (1111)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
2% (90)
tic exacerbation
1% (233)
off label used for stage fright
1% (149)
Halusinations
0% (56)
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
0% (150)
Alprazolam (Xanax)% of members (num votes)
Reduced anxiety
87% (489)
Reduced panic
81% (479)
Drowsiness
62% (453)
Decreased inhibitions
42% (449)
Forgetfulness
37% (444)
Light-headedness
28% (449)
Dizziness
26% (439)
Dry mouth
24% (435)
Decreased sex drive
24% (437)
Depression
23% (453)
Irritability
16% (441)
Blurred vision
14% (438)
Constipation
13% (435)
Muscle weakness
13% (439)
Insomnia
11% (442)
Nausea
8% (435)
Hyperactivity
7% (444)
Tremor
6% (436)
depression
18% (121)
racing thoughts
7% (142)
suicidal thoughts
9% (116)
Vomiting
2% (433)
Jaundice
2% (438)
high blood pressure
6% (136)
Seizure
2% (441)
Hot Flashes when dosage increased
4% (135)
Convulsion
2% (243)
Watery mouth
0% (426)
Rash
5% (20)
Amitriptyline% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (462)
weakness or tiredness
52% (457)
dry mouth
51% (455)
changes in appetite or weight
36% (452)
changes in sex drive or ability
31% (442)
constipation
29% (452)
headaches
24% (444)
unsteadiness
25% (436)
confusion
24% (442)
nightmares
23% (442)
nausea
20% (445)
blurred vision
19% (441)
excessive sweating
18% (439)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
13% (439)
difficulty urinating
10% (439)
vomiting
7% (441)
Angry
14% (37)
Suicidal Thoughts
14% (22)
Halucinations
5% (39)
Antidepressants% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
62% (421)
drowsiness
60% (427)
dry mouth
56% (428)
weight gain
52% (421)
insomnia
45% (417)
nervousness / anxiety
44% (422)
increased appetite
38% (413)
constipation
36% (414)
dizziness
35% (407)
confusion
27% (408)
decreased appetite
24% (410)
increased heart rate
23% (410)
blurred vision
20% (404)
urinary retention
14% (408)
Night Sweats
38% (71)
Aripiprazole (Abilify)% of members (num votes)
Restlessness
45% (107)
Weight gain
43% (107)
Anxiety
44% (103)
Drowsiness
41% (106)
More balanced mood
33% (104)
Dizziness
30% (103)
Insomnia
30% (103)
Reduced mania
25% (102)
Nausea
21% (103)
Blurred vision
19% (102)
Headache
19% (102)
Constipation
18% (101)
Vomiting
5% (101)
Fevers
33% (3)
Shortness of Breath
33% (3)
Bupropion (Wellbutrin)% of members (num votes)
dry mouth
49% (721)
headache
32% (721)
Fatigue
37% (631)
forgetfulness
38% (611)
drowsiness
30% (724)
dizziness
30% (715)
excitement
29% (721)
excessive sweating
26% (712)
Dizzyness upon standing
30% (601)
constipation
23% (706)
nausea
22% (714)
anxiety
43% (328)
anxious
40% (333)
weight loss
19% (710)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
18% (713)
worsened depression horribly
16% (558)
Memory loss
28% (314)
cold painful numb fingers
13% (590)
loss of interest in sex
41% (167)
ringing ears
23% (243)
palipitations
21% (262)
SSRI - sleepy
19% (262)
More tired
33% (127)
vomiting
6% (705)
anger/temper outbursts
29% (89)
Dialated eyes
5% (529)
serotonin storm
4% (388)
Heart rate slowed
6% (180)
diarrhea
11% (84)
Restless legs
21% (42)
heart rate felt slower
4% (180)
psychosis
8% (87)
seizure
1% (452)
allergic reaction
2% (61)
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% (215)
Citalopram (Celexa)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
53% (269)
excessive tiredness
38% (266)
drowsiness
38% (261)
dry mouth
35% (260)
nausea
31% (261)
nervousness
28% (257)
loss of appetite
19% (254)
excessive sweating
17% (256)
excitement
16% (256)
diarrhea
15% (255)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
14% (256)
stomach pain
13% (253)
muscle or joint pain
13% (255)
vomiting
7% (254)
Excessive yawning
33% (18)
Headache
16% (25)
Clonazepam (Klonopin, Rivotril)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
76% (401)
difficulty thinking or remembering
52% (390)
unsteadiness
35% (380)
dizziness
34% (386)
problems with coordination
33% (380)
changes in sex drive or ability
28% (374)
frequent urination
17% (380)
blurred vision
17% (378)
muscle or joint pain
13% (378)
increased saliva
6% (376)
nightmares
4% (25)
rash
0% (26)
nightmare
0% (25)
Diazepam (Valium)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
69% (192)
tiredness
59% (189)
dizziness
36% (188)
dry mouth
28% (187)
weakness
28% (185)
changes in appetite
19% (180)
diarrhea
8% (184)
nausea
8% (179)
risky behavior
50% (2)
Diphenhydramine (Benadryl)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
76% (632)
dry mouth, nose, and throat
49% (611)
dizziness
26% (600)
nervousness
16% (590)
headache
14% (590)
muscle weakness
14% (594)
Sleepiness
64% (121)
constipation
11% (594)
loss of appetite
9% (592)
excitement (especially in children)
7% (591)
nausea
7% (595)
increased chest congestion
5% (591)
vomiting
2% (590)
increased blood pressure
6% (158)
affected kidney function
4% (160)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
changes in sexual desire or ability
49% (362)
tiredness
49% (363)
dry mouth
46% (360)
sweating or night sweats
43% (364)
drowsiness
40% (354)
nausea
39% (364)
dizziness
36% (355)
headache
33% (355)
weakness
31% (356)
constipation
27% (358)
muscle pain or cramps
23% (352)
decreased appetite
22% (359)
stomach pain
19% (356)
heartburn
17% (353)
increased urination
16% (356)
diarrhea
15% (355)
vomiting
14% (357)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
14% (346)
difficulty urinating
14% (349)
Excessive sleeping
28% (80)
facial myofacial pain
14% (69)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
21% (34)
itching
13% (47)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (28)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (29)
Escitalopram (Lexapro)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
56% (319)
drowsiness
35% (314)
excessive tiredness
35% (313)
dry mouth
29% (312)
increased appetite
23% (312)
dizziness
22% (313)
increased sweating
23% (311)
nausea
21% (309)
increased anxiety
26% (216)
constipation
15% (310)
diarrhea
13% (307)
Disassociation
25% (154)
stomach pain
9% (306)
flu-like symptoms
8% (307)
heartburn
8% (309)
runny nose
7% (306)
sneezing
3% (303)
Fluoxetine (Prozac)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
51% (469)
nervousness
42% (476)
dry mouth
41% (461)
drowsiness
34% (459)
nausea
26% (461)
excessive sweating
24% (458)
weakness
22% (450)
loss of appetite
22% (458)
weight loss
17% (458)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (457)
severe sleep disturbances
30% (254)
sore throat
11% (456)
dizziness
21% (102)
suicidal thoughts
27% (37)
headaches
17% (6)
Imipramine (Tofranil)% of members (num votes)
dry mouth
67% (51)
drowsiness
42% (52)
weakness or tiredness
43% (51)
constipation
37% (51)
excessive sweating
35% (49)
excitement or anxiety
30% (50)
changes in appetite or weight
27% (49)
changes in sex drive or ability
23% (47)
nausea
22% (50)
skin more sensitive to sunlight than usual
22% (49)
blurred vision
21% (48)
nightmares
14% (50)
difficulty urinating
14% (50)
frequent urination
10% (50)
Lamotrigine (Lamictal)% of members (num votes)
difficulty thinking or concentrating
47% (150)
drowsiness
37% (147)
loss of balance or coordination
28% (143)
difficulty speaking
25% (144)
blurred vision
23% (148)
dizziness
23% (144)
constipation
19% (140)
stomach, back, or joint pain
17% (139)
loss of appetite
14% (140)
double vision
10% (144)
weight loss
10% (140)
uncontrollable movements of the eyes
10% (142)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
9% (135)
missed or painful menstrual periods
8% (142)
swelling, itching, or irritation of the vagina
7% (139)
diarrhea
6% (139)
Mania
14% (14)
Addiction
0% (15)
Levothyroxine% of members (num votes)
irritability
33% (172)
insomnia
30% (173)
nervousness
28% (176)
sensitivity to heat
27% (173)
excessive sweating
26% (175)
headache
24% (176)
temporary hair loss
23% (176)
increased appetite
20% (174)
diarrhea
17% (174)
weight loss
16% (178)
stomach cramps
13% (174)
changes in menstrual cycle
12% (172)
tremor
11% (177)
nausea
10% (172)
fever
5% (170)
vomiting
4% (172)
heart palpitations
100% (2)
Hives
14% (14)
Lorazepam (Ativan)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
70% (202)
tiredness
60% (198)
dizziness
38% (196)
dry mouth
29% (191)
weakness
27% (194)
changes in sex drive or ability
19% (188)
changes in appetite
14% (185)
restlessness or excitement
12% (189)
blurred vision
11% (187)
frequent urination
10% (187)
constipation
9% (187)
difficulty urinating
7% (185)
nausea
5% (189)
weight gain
23% (31)
diarrhea
3% (188)
insomnia
28% (18)
making strange sounds
5% (20)
Magnesium% of members (num votes)
diarrhea
28% (1735)
stomach discomfort
21% (1701)
nervousness
9% (472)
insomnia
11% (217)
disassociation
4% (467)
weight gain
7% (216)
Brain
3% (346)
Headache
11% (79)
brain zaps
2% (132)
feeling slowed down
25% (8)
Hypomania
1% (179)
Murderous Rage
1% (77)
when i went off it i had a seizure wish i ha some now
0% (58)
Meditation% of members (num votes)
reduced stress
78% (2041)
improved mood
71% (2010)
improved sleep
52% (1978)
reduced pain
36% (1963)
waking up too early
15% (1521)
nasal congestion
12% (1499)
anxiety
25% (426)
Passing out
6% (1723)
palpitations
12% (523)
panic attacks
14% (390)
depression
19% (266)
withdrawel
8% (517)
Drowsiness
29% (147)
Insomnia
17% (232)
easy bruising
8% (476)
Migraines
8% (462)
Easily Angered
16% (192)
Eye twitches
12% (249)
water retention
8% (352)
Eye Twitches
10% (248)
hypotention - lowered overall blood pressure
7% (298)
Aggression increase
11% (192)
Mouth ulcers
6% (363)
stuttering
4% (466)
worsened acne
4% (446)
\"Brain Zaps\"
8% (227)
Hair Loss
8% (207)
Head zaps
6% (260)
unpleasant body odor
5% (300)
i have hardly done it
19% (72)
orthostatic hypotension
4% (298)
head zaps
5% (261)
Rash
6% (207)
hives
2% (515)
Swelling
6% (203)
skin rash
5% (174)
tingling in hands feet and tongue
15% (48)
amnesia
5% (84)
Night excursions with no memory of it in the AM
2% (163)
Ideopathic Intracranial Hypertension
1% (216)
Crying
17% (18)
Seizures
2% (163)
heart palpitations
50% (2)
nervousness
13% (8)
increased sexual desire
0% (7)
Paroxetine (Paxil)% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
50% (288)
sleepiness or feeling "drugged"
43% (285)
difficulty concentrating
43% (282)
nervousness
39% (277)
weight gain
37% (275)
dizziness
37% (278)
forgetfulness
36% (275)
dry mouth
36% (274)
unusual dreams
35% (277)
headache
33% (282)
weakness
31% (276)
confusion
28% (273)
sweating
26% (273)
nausea
26% (274)
yawning
19% (271)
decreased appetite
19% (271)
sensitivity to light
18% (271)
constipation
18% (271)
pain in the back, muscles, joints, or anywhere in the body
17% (269)
muscle weakness or tightness
16% (270)
gas
16% (270)
stomach pain
13% (272)
diarrhea
11% (269)
changes in ability to taste food
11% (274)
weight loss
11% (270)
lump or tightness in throat
11% (272)
flushing (redness in face and other ares of skin)
11% (269)
heartburn
11% (269)
runny nose
9% (267)
sore teeth and gums
9% (267)
painful or irregular menstruation
8% (261)
vomiting
7% (269)
cough
5% (268)
increased sex drive
4% (267)
Pregabalin (Lyrica)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
63% (330)
difficulty remembering or forgetfulness
61% (309)
dizziness
56% (320)
dry mouth
54% (315)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
54% (308)
weight gain
52% (303)
loss of balance or unsteadiness
50% (298)
headache
42% (308)
lack of coordination
43% (298)
confusion
41% (302)
weakness
41% (301)
constipation
38% (306)
bloating
35% (302)
swelling of the arms, hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
35% (293)
anxiety
34% (297)
increased appetite
34% (294)
gas
33% (305)
nausea
33% (304)
muscle twitching
33% (294)
back pain
31% (287)
speech problems
26% (298)
uncontrollable shaking or jerking of a part of the body
20% (295)
''high'' or elevated mood
18% (298)
double vision
27% (117)
vomiting
9% (296)
cold sweats
19% (106)
delirium
8% (107)
extreme dryness in eyes, lungs, mouth, etc.
38% (16)
side effects from meditation are all good
25% (16)
cellcept
3% (114)
Progesterone% of members (num votes)
tiredness
53% (58)
mood swings
53% (55)
irritability
52% (56)
headache
39% (61)
breast tenderness or pain
34% (59)
muscle, joint, or bone pain
36% (55)
excessive worrying
32% (56)
upset stomach
31% (58)
constipation
26% (58)
diarrhea
18% (57)
runny nose
15% (55)
vaginal discharge
12% (58)
problems urinating
9% (55)
sneezing
9% (54)
cough
9% (54)
vomiting
7% (56)
feeling suicidal
6% (16)
feel suicidal with tramadol
6% (16)
made very doped,like very drunk
0% (12)
Propranolol% of members (num votes)
dizziness or lightheadedness
43% (254)
excessive tiredness
44% (250)
difficulty sleeping
27% (246)
upset stomach
16% (242)
weepiness
12% (240)
constipation
12% (243)
Very low pulse
30% (90)
diarrhea
7% (241)
decreased sex drive
23% (64)
vomiting
6% (238)
Increased head pain
17% (83)
did not relieve pain
41% (29)
rash
4% (239)
Rapid heartbeat
13% (67)
dissociation
9% (92)
double vision
14% (29)
disassociative episodes
4% (89)
supposed to be for Imitrex - Heart Palpitations
8% (50)
dissassociative state
20% (10)
sweating
67% (3)
K
1% (135)
chest pain
7% (29)
slept for 2 hours and then couldn\'t go back to sleep
22% (9)
hallucinations
4% (55)
chest pain/heart attack
4% (28)
Complement Fixation
1% (88)
Hallucinations
2% (54)
Increased sexual pleasure.
0% (31)
Pressure in throat area
0% (6)
Quetiapine (Seroquel)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
88% (114)
difficulty thinking or concentrating
65% (110)
dizziness
58% (106)
dry mouth
54% (108)
decreased sexual desire or ability
52% (103)
unusual dreams
49% (104)
increased appetite
47% (103)
irritability
44% (105)
weakness
41% (107)
excessive weight gain
40% (105)
loss of coordination
39% (107)
difficulty speaking or using language
30% (104)
headache
27% (104)
constipation
26% (102)
gas
23% (99)
indigestion
22% (102)
pain in the joints, back, neck, or ears
22% (102)
stuffy nose
20% (101)
stomach pain or swelling
18% (99)
numbness, burning, or tingling in the arms or legs
12% (103)
breast enlargement in males
5% (97)
missed menstrual periods
3% (100)
discharge from the breasts
3% (98)
Sertraline (Zoloft)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
54% (440)
weight changes
40% (435)
dry mouth
39% (436)
excessive tiredness
38% (440)
drowsiness
36% (428)
nervousness
32% (426)
headache
27% (426)
nausea
26% (432)
dizziness
27% (424)
gas or bloating
22% (424)
excessive sweating
21% (422)
loss of appetite
19% (426)
diarrhea
18% (431)
constipation
15% (428)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (421)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
12% (423)
sore throat
6% (416)
vomiting
5% (423)
Inability to sleep
38% (8)
Venlafaxine (Effexor)% of members (num votes)
changes in sexual desire or ability
54% (389)
weakness or tiredness
42% (396)
dizziness
39% (392)
dry mouth
39% (390)
drowsiness
36% (393)
headache
33% (394)
nightmares
33% (392)
sweating
31% (385)
hot flashes or flushing
27% (382)
nausea
27% (386)
yawning
25% (379)
constipation
24% (388)
twitching
22% (387)
ringing in the ears
21% (378)
gas
21% (378)
loss of appetite
20% (383)
muscle tightness
18% (381)
change in ability to taste food
16% (382)
frequent urination
16% (380)
pain, burning, numbness, or tingling in part of the body
14% (379)
heartburn
14% (377)
stomach pain
13% (381)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (381)
diarrhea
12% (378)
anxiety
53% (83)
weight loss
11% (378)
enlarged pupils (black circles in the middle of the eyes)
11% (373)
nervousness
48% (80)
burping
9% (379)
sore throat, chills, or other signs of infection
10% (374)
brain \"zaps\"
50% (70)
weight gain
44% (79)
difficulty urinating
9% (378)
vomiting
6% (378)
sore skin
11% (61)
cold nose
6% (63)
shooting pains up one leg
7% (15)
shooting pain up one leg
6% (16)

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