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Anxiety (14,461 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)% of members (num votes)
More balanced mood
33% (287)
Improved sleep
33% (285)
Reduced anxiety
29% (287)
Drowsiness
26% (291)
Nausea
12% (285)
Nightmares
9% (282)
Reduced sex drive
9% (282)
Stomach cramps
7% (281)
Flatulence
6% (281)
Hypertension
6% (283)
Memory problems
9% (146)
Hair loss
6% (162)
nausea
5% (152)
Vomiting
2% (280)
Difficulty urinating
3% (118)
Acceptance and Commitment therapy% of members (num votes)
Greater self-awareness
77% (61)
More balanced mood
65% (62)
Increased psychological flexibility
60% (62)
Calmness
58% (62)
tinitus
15% (13)
Happier
67% (3)
Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1153)
Bruising
19% (1136)
Nausea relief
13% (1128)
Bleeding
11% (1128)
Nerve injury
4% (1135)
Bacterial infection
4% (1140)
heartburn
4% (720)
night sweats
6% (487)
yawning
11% (233)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
13% (167)
Upset stomach
6% (309)
Jaw clenching
6% (248)
vertigo
7% (220)
dehydration
5% (313)
drop in blood pressure
6% (201)
hunger
5% (220)
Derealization
2% (531)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
7% (166)
wired
5% (221)
rough on stomach
4% (220)
rebound anxiety
5% (169)
yeast infections
8% (104)
tachycardia
3% (298)
urinary hesitancy
4% (168)
Pneumothorax
1% (1126)
hair loss
3% (157)
Hepatitis B
0% (1126)
hypotension
3% (198)
headached
50% (4)
tic exacerbation
1% (247)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
2% (104)
Halusinations
1% (70)
weight gain
25% (4)
off label used for stage fright
1% (163)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
0% (11)
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% (164)
Alprazolam (Xanax)% of members (num votes)
Reduced anxiety
87% (503)
Reduced panic
82% (493)
Drowsiness
62% (467)
Decreased inhibitions
42% (463)
Forgetfulness
38% (458)
Light-headedness
28% (463)
Dizziness
26% (453)
Dry mouth
25% (448)
Decreased sex drive
24% (450)
Depression
23% (467)
Irritability
15% (455)
Blurred vision
14% (452)
Constipation
13% (449)
Muscle weakness
13% (453)
Insomnia
11% (456)
Nausea
8% (449)
Hyperactivity
7% (457)
Tremor
6% (450)
depression
20% (135)
racing thoughts
8% (156)
suicidal thoughts
9% (130)
high blood pressure
6% (150)
Vomiting
2% (447)
Jaundice
2% (452)
Seizure
2% (455)
Hot Flashes when dosage increased
4% (149)
Convulsion
2% (257)
Watery mouth
0% (440)
Rash
6% (32)
seziure
17% (6)
Amitriptyline% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (471)
weakness or tiredness
53% (466)
dry mouth
52% (464)
changes in appetite or weight
36% (461)
changes in sex drive or ability
31% (451)
constipation
29% (461)
headaches
25% (453)
confusion
24% (451)
unsteadiness
25% (445)
nightmares
23% (451)
nausea
20% (454)
blurred vision
19% (450)
excessive sweating
18% (448)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
13% (448)
difficulty urinating
10% (448)
vomiting
7% (450)
Angry
11% (46)
Suicidal Thoughts
13% (31)
Halucinations
6% (48)
Antidepressants% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
62% (426)
drowsiness
60% (431)
dry mouth
56% (433)
weight gain
52% (426)
insomnia
45% (421)
nervousness / anxiety
44% (427)
increased appetite
39% (418)
constipation
37% (419)
dizziness
35% (412)
confusion
27% (413)
decreased appetite
24% (415)
increased heart rate
23% (415)
blurred vision
20% (409)
urinary retention
14% (413)
Night Sweats
39% (77)
Aripiprazole (Abilify)% of members (num votes)
Restlessness
45% (108)
Weight gain
44% (108)
Anxiety
44% (104)
Drowsiness
41% (107)
More balanced mood
32% (105)
Insomnia
31% (104)
Dizziness
31% (104)
Reduced mania
25% (103)
Nausea
22% (104)
Headache
19% (103)
Blurred vision
19% (103)
Constipation
18% (102)
Vomiting
6% (102)
Fevers
25% (4)
Shortness of Breath
25% (4)
Bupropion (Wellbutrin)% of members (num votes)
dry mouth
49% (735)
headache
33% (736)
forgetfulness
37% (625)
Fatigue
36% (644)
drowsiness
30% (737)
excitement
30% (736)
dizziness
30% (730)
Dizzyness upon standing
30% (614)
excessive sweating
26% (725)
constipation
23% (719)
nausea
22% (728)
anxiety
44% (341)
anxious
41% (346)
weight loss
19% (724)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (727)
worsened depression horribly
17% (572)
Memory loss
27% (327)
loss of interest in sex
41% (181)
cold painful numb fingers
12% (602)
ringing ears
24% (256)
palipitations
21% (274)
SSRI - sleepy
18% (274)
More tired
31% (140)
vomiting
6% (719)
anger/temper outbursts
28% (102)
Dialated eyes
5% (541)
serotonin storm
4% (401)
Heart rate slowed
6% (192)
Restless legs
20% (54)
diarrhea
10% (97)
heart rate felt slower
4% (193)
psychosis
7% (100)
seizure
1% (465)
allergic reaction
1% (74)
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% (227)
Citalopram (Celexa)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
53% (276)
excessive tiredness
38% (273)
drowsiness
38% (268)
dry mouth
35% (267)
nausea
30% (268)
nervousness
28% (264)
loss of appetite
19% (261)
excessive sweating
17% (263)
excitement
15% (263)
diarrhea
15% (262)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
14% (263)
stomach pain
13% (260)
muscle or joint pain
13% (262)
vomiting
7% (261)
Excessive yawning
32% (25)
Headache
13% (32)
Clonazepam (Klonopin, Rivotril)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
76% (409)
difficulty thinking or remembering
52% (398)
unsteadiness
36% (387)
dizziness
35% (394)
problems with coordination
33% (387)
changes in sex drive or ability
28% (381)
frequent urination
17% (388)
blurred vision
17% (384)
muscle or joint pain
13% (385)
increased saliva
6% (383)
nightmares
6% (32)
nightmare
3% (33)
rash
3% (34)
Diazepam (Valium)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
69% (197)
tiredness
59% (194)
dizziness
36% (192)
weakness
29% (189)
dry mouth
28% (191)
changes in appetite
19% (184)
diarrhea
9% (188)
nausea
8% (183)
risky behavior
33% (6)
Diphenhydramine (Benadryl)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
76% (640)
dry mouth, nose, and throat
49% (618)
dizziness
26% (607)
nervousness
16% (596)
headache
14% (597)
muscle weakness
14% (601)
Sleepiness
62% (127)
constipation
11% (600)
loss of appetite
9% (599)
excitement (especially in children)
8% (598)
nausea
7% (602)
increased chest congestion
5% (598)
vomiting
2% (597)
increased blood pressure
6% (164)
affected kidney function
4% (166)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
changes in sexual desire or ability
50% (368)
tiredness
49% (369)
dry mouth
46% (366)
sweating or night sweats
44% (370)
drowsiness
40% (359)
nausea
38% (370)
dizziness
36% (361)
headache
33% (361)
weakness
32% (362)
constipation
27% (364)
muscle pain or cramps
23% (357)
decreased appetite
22% (364)
stomach pain
19% (362)
heartburn
17% (358)
increased urination
17% (361)
diarrhea
15% (360)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
14% (352)
vomiting
14% (361)
difficulty urinating
14% (355)
Excessive sleeping
28% (86)
facial myofacial pain
14% (74)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
23% (40)
itching
13% (52)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (34)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (33)
Escitalopram (Lexapro)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
56% (325)
drowsiness
35% (320)
excessive tiredness
34% (318)
dry mouth
29% (317)
increased sweating
23% (316)
dizziness
23% (319)
increased appetite
23% (317)
nausea
21% (315)
increased anxiety
26% (221)
constipation
15% (316)
diarrhea
13% (313)
Disassociation
25% (159)
stomach pain
10% (312)
flu-like symptoms
8% (311)
heartburn
8% (314)
runny nose
6% (310)
sneezing
3% (307)
Fluoxetine (Prozac)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
51% (472)
nervousness
42% (480)
dry mouth
41% (465)
drowsiness
33% (462)
nausea
26% (465)
excessive sweating
24% (461)
weakness
23% (453)
loss of appetite
21% (461)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (460)
weight loss
17% (461)
severe sleep disturbances
30% (257)
sore throat
11% (459)
dizziness
22% (107)
suicidal thoughts
27% (41)
headaches
36% (11)
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)
nausea
22% (50)
skin more sensitive to sunlight than usual
22% (49)
changes in sex drive or ability
23% (47)
blurred vision
21% (48)
difficulty urinating
14% (50)
nightmares
14% (50)
frequent urination
10% (50)
Lamotrigine (Lamictal)% of members (num votes)
difficulty thinking or concentrating
47% (152)
drowsiness
38% (149)
loss of balance or coordination
29% (145)
blurred vision
25% (151)
difficulty speaking
25% (146)
dizziness
24% (146)
constipation
19% (142)
stomach, back, or joint pain
17% (141)
loss of appetite
15% (142)
double vision
10% (146)
weight loss
10% (142)
uncontrollable movements of the eyes
10% (144)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
9% (137)
missed or painful menstrual periods
8% (144)
diarrhea
8% (141)
swelling, itching, or irritation of the vagina
7% (141)
Mania
13% (16)
Addiction
0% (17)
Levothyroxine% of members (num votes)
irritability
34% (176)
insomnia
31% (177)
nervousness
28% (180)
sensitivity to heat
28% (177)
excessive sweating
26% (179)
headache
25% (181)
temporary hair loss
24% (180)
increased appetite
20% (178)
diarrhea
16% (179)
weight loss
15% (183)
stomach cramps
13% (178)
changes in menstrual cycle
13% (176)
tremor
12% (182)
nausea
11% (177)
fever
5% (174)
vomiting
4% (177)
heart palpitations
67% (6)
Hives
17% (18)
Lorazepam (Ativan)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
70% (203)
tiredness
60% (199)
dizziness
38% (197)
dry mouth
29% (192)
weakness
27% (195)
changes in sex drive or ability
20% (189)
changes in appetite
14% (186)
restlessness or excitement
13% (190)
blurred vision
12% (188)
constipation
10% (188)
frequent urination
10% (188)
difficulty urinating
8% (186)
nausea
5% (190)
diarrhea
4% (189)
weight gain
23% (31)
insomnia
26% (19)
making strange sounds
5% (21)
Magnesium% of members (num votes)
diarrhea
28% (1759)
stomach discomfort
21% (1722)
nervousness
9% (492)
insomnia
11% (237)
disassociation
4% (487)
weight gain
8% (236)
Brain
4% (366)
Headache
13% (100)
feeling slowed down
21% (29)
brain zaps
3% (151)
Hypomania
2% (198)
Murderous Rage
1% (98)
when i went off it i had a seizure wish i ha some now
0% (79)
Meditation% of members (num votes)
reduced stress
78% (2062)
improved mood
71% (2031)
improved sleep
52% (1996)
reduced pain
36% (1980)
waking up too early
15% (1538)
nasal congestion
13% (1515)
anxiety
25% (443)
Passing out
6% (1740)
palpitations
12% (539)
panic attacks
14% (406)
depression
19% (281)
Drowsiness
30% (162)
withdrawel
9% (534)
Insomnia
17% (246)
easy bruising
8% (492)
Migraines
8% (478)
Easily Angered
17% (206)
water retention
9% (367)
Eye twitches
12% (262)
Eye Twitches
11% (263)
Aggression increase
13% (206)
hypotention - lowered overall blood pressure
8% (312)
Mouth ulcers
6% (379)
stuttering
5% (481)
worsened acne
5% (462)
Hair Loss
9% (221)
unpleasant body odor
6% (315)
i have hardly done it
21% (87)
\"Brain Zaps\"
8% (240)
Head zaps
6% (273)
head zaps
5% (274)
Rash
6% (221)
hives
3% (531)
Swelling
6% (217)
orthostatic hypotension
4% (313)
skin rash
6% (188)
tingling in hands feet and tongue
16% (63)
Crying
27% (33)
heart palpitations
37% (19)
nervousness
21% (24)
Night excursions with no memory of it in the AM
3% (177)
amnesia
5% (99)
insomnia
27% (15)
Ideopathic Intracranial Hypertension
1% (229)
increased sexual desire
13% (23)
Seizures
2% (177)
withdrawal
25% (8)
Paroxetine (Paxil)% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
50% (291)
sleepiness or feeling "drugged"
43% (289)
difficulty concentrating
43% (285)
nervousness
39% (279)
weight gain
38% (278)
dizziness
37% (281)
dry mouth
36% (277)
forgetfulness
36% (277)
unusual dreams
35% (280)
headache
34% (286)
weakness
31% (278)
confusion
28% (275)
sweating
26% (276)
nausea
26% (276)
yawning
19% (273)
decreased appetite
19% (273)
sensitivity to light
18% (273)
constipation
18% (273)
pain in the back, muscles, joints, or anywhere in the body
17% (271)
muscle weakness or tightness
16% (272)
gas
15% (272)
stomach pain
13% (274)
weight loss
11% (272)
lump or tightness in throat
11% (274)
diarrhea
11% (271)
changes in ability to taste food
11% (276)
flushing (redness in face and other ares of skin)
11% (271)
heartburn
11% (271)
sore teeth and gums
10% (270)
runny nose
9% (269)
vomiting
7% (271)
painful or irregular menstruation
8% (263)
cough
5% (270)
increased sex drive
4% (269)
Pregabalin (Lyrica)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
64% (339)
difficulty remembering or forgetfulness
62% (317)
dizziness
57% (328)
dry mouth
55% (324)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
55% (316)
weight gain
53% (312)
loss of balance or unsteadiness
50% (306)
headache
42% (316)
lack of coordination
43% (305)
confusion
42% (309)
weakness
41% (309)
constipation
37% (313)
bloating
35% (309)
anxiety
35% (305)
increased appetite
35% (302)
swelling of the arms, hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
35% (301)
gas
33% (314)
muscle twitching
34% (302)
nausea
32% (311)
back pain
32% (295)
speech problems
26% (305)
uncontrollable shaking or jerking of a part of the body
21% (302)
''high'' or elevated mood
18% (304)
double vision
28% (124)
vomiting
9% (303)
cold sweats
20% (113)
delirium
8% (113)
extreme dryness in eyes, lungs, mouth, etc.
33% (21)
side effects from meditation are all good
23% (22)
cellcept
3% (120)
No effect whatsoever
0% (5)
Progesterone% of members (num votes)
tiredness
53% (59)
mood swings
52% (56)
irritability
51% (57)
headache
40% (62)
breast tenderness or pain
33% (60)
muscle, joint, or bone pain
36% (56)
upset stomach
31% (59)
excessive worrying
32% (57)
constipation
25% (59)
diarrhea
17% (58)
runny nose
14% (56)
vaginal discharge
12% (59)
sneezing
9% (55)
cough
9% (55)
problems urinating
9% (56)
vomiting
7% (57)
feeling suicidal
6% (17)
feel suicidal with tramadol
6% (17)
made very doped,like very drunk
0% (13)
Propranolol% of members (num votes)
dizziness or lightheadedness
44% (257)
excessive tiredness
44% (253)
difficulty sleeping
27% (249)
upset stomach
16% (245)
weepiness
12% (243)
constipation
12% (246)
Very low pulse
30% (93)
diarrhea
7% (244)
vomiting
7% (241)
decreased sex drive
24% (67)
Increased head pain
17% (86)
did not relieve pain
41% (32)
Rapid heartbeat
14% (70)
rash
4% (242)
dissociation
8% (95)
disassociative episodes
4% (92)
supposed to be for Imitrex - Heart Palpitations
8% (53)
double vision
13% (32)
sweating
50% (6)
slept for 2 hours and then couldn\'t go back to sleep
17% (12)
chest pain
6% (32)
hallucinations
3% (58)
dissassociative state
15% (13)
K
1% (138)
Hallucinations
2% (57)
chest pain/heart attack
3% (31)
Complement Fixation
1% (91)
Increased sexual pleasure.
0% (34)
Pressure in throat area
0% (9)
Quetiapine (Seroquel)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
88% (117)
difficulty thinking or concentrating
65% (113)
dizziness
57% (108)
dry mouth
52% (111)
unusual dreams
50% (108)
decreased sexual desire or ability
51% (105)
increased appetite
46% (106)
irritability
44% (108)
weakness
40% (109)
excessive weight gain
39% (107)
loss of coordination
39% (109)
difficulty speaking or using language
29% (106)
headache
26% (106)
constipation
26% (104)
gas
23% (101)
pain in the joints, back, neck, or ears
21% (104)
indigestion
21% (104)
stuffy nose
19% (103)
stomach pain or swelling
18% (101)
numbness, burning, or tingling in the arms or legs
11% (105)
breast enlargement in males
5% (99)
missed menstrual periods
3% (102)
discharge from the breasts
3% (100)
Sertraline (Zoloft)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
54% (446)
weight changes
41% (441)
dry mouth
39% (442)
excessive tiredness
37% (446)
drowsiness
36% (434)
nervousness
31% (432)
dizziness
27% (430)
nausea
26% (438)
headache
27% (432)
gas or bloating
22% (430)
excessive sweating
21% (428)
loss of appetite
19% (432)
diarrhea
18% (437)
constipation
15% (434)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (427)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
12% (429)
sore throat
6% (422)
vomiting
6% (429)
Inability to sleep
29% (14)
Venlafaxine (Effexor)% of members (num votes)
changes in sexual desire or ability
54% (397)
weakness or tiredness
42% (404)
dizziness
40% (401)
dry mouth
39% (398)
drowsiness
36% (401)
headache
34% (403)
nightmares
33% (400)
sweating
32% (394)
hot flashes or flushing
27% (391)
nausea
27% (395)
yawning
25% (387)
constipation
24% (396)
twitching
22% (395)
ringing in the ears
21% (386)
loss of appetite
21% (392)
gas
21% (386)
muscle tightness
18% (389)
change in ability to taste food
16% (390)
frequent urination
16% (388)
pain, burning, numbness, or tingling in part of the body
15% (387)
heartburn
14% (385)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (390)
stomach pain
13% (389)
anxiety
54% (92)
diarrhea
13% (386)
weight loss
12% (387)
brain \"zaps\"
53% (79)
enlarged pupils (black circles in the middle of the eyes)
11% (381)
nervousness
48% (88)
weight gain
45% (87)
burping
10% (387)
sore throat, chills, or other signs of infection
9% (382)
difficulty urinating
9% (386)
vomiting
6% (385)
sore skin
13% (69)
cold nose
7% (71)
shooting pains up one leg
9% (23)
shooting pain up one leg
8% (24)
Agitation
50% (2)

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