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Anxiety (15,108 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)% of members (num votes)
More balanced mood
33% (293)
Improved sleep
32% (291)
Reduced anxiety
28% (293)
Drowsiness
27% (298)
Nausea
12% (291)
Reduced sex drive
9% (288)
Nightmares
9% (288)
Stomach cramps
7% (287)
Flatulence
6% (287)
Hypertension
6% (289)
Memory problems
10% (152)
Hair loss
6% (168)
nausea
5% (157)
Vomiting
2% (286)
Difficulty urinating
3% (124)
Acceptance and Commitment therapy% of members (num votes)
Greater self-awareness
77% (64)
More balanced mood
63% (65)
Increased psychological flexibility
60% (65)
Calmness
57% (65)
tinitus
25% (16)
Happier
50% (6)
Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1207)
Bruising
19% (1189)
Nausea relief
14% (1179)
Bleeding
11% (1181)
Nerve injury
4% (1189)
Bacterial infection
4% (1195)
heartburn
5% (773)
night sweats
6% (541)
yawning
11% (287)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
13% (219)
Upset stomach
7% (363)
Jaw clenching
7% (301)
vertigo
7% (274)
dehydration
5% (367)
hunger
6% (274)
rebound anxiety
7% (222)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
7% (216)
drop in blood pressure
6% (252)
wired
5% (275)
yeast infections
8% (156)
rough on stomach
4% (275)
hair loss
6% (210)
Derealization
2% (583)
urinary hesitancy
5% (220)
weight gain
18% (55)
tachycardia
3% (352)
headached
13% (54)
Pneumothorax
1% (1180)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
4% (156)
hypotension
2% (250)
tic exacerbation
2% (300)
Hepatitis B
0% (1179)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
3% (61)
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% (212)
off label used for stage fright
0% (213)
Halusinations
1% (122)
Alprazolam (Xanax)% of members (num votes)
Reduced anxiety
87% (528)
Reduced panic
81% (518)
Drowsiness
62% (489)
Decreased inhibitions
42% (485)
Forgetfulness
37% (478)
Light-headedness
28% (487)
Dizziness
25% (473)
Dry mouth
24% (468)
Decreased sex drive
24% (469)
Depression
23% (486)
Irritability
15% (475)
Blurred vision
14% (472)
Constipation
13% (468)
Muscle weakness
12% (473)
Insomnia
11% (477)
Hyperactivity
8% (477)
Nausea
8% (469)
depression
20% (154)
Tremor
6% (470)
racing thoughts
9% (176)
suicidal thoughts
9% (149)
high blood pressure
5% (169)
Seizure
2% (475)
Vomiting
2% (466)
Jaundice
2% (472)
Hot Flashes when dosage increased
4% (167)
Convulsion
1% (276)
Watery mouth
1% (459)
Rash
4% (53)
seziure
4% (27)
Amitriptyline% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
61% (506)
weakness or tiredness
53% (500)
dry mouth
52% (499)
changes in appetite or weight
36% (493)
constipation
29% (493)
changes in sex drive or ability
30% (483)
confusion
25% (485)
headaches
25% (484)
unsteadiness
25% (479)
nightmares
24% (483)
blurred vision
20% (482)
nausea
20% (487)
excessive sweating
18% (479)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
14% (480)
difficulty urinating
10% (481)
vomiting
7% (482)
felt like a zombie
41% (32)
Suicidal Thoughts
16% (63)
Angry
12% (78)
Halucinations
9% (81)
Antidepressants% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
60% (457)
drowsiness
59% (463)
dry mouth
57% (464)
weight gain
52% (460)
insomnia
45% (453)
nervousness / anxiety
44% (460)
increased appetite
37% (449)
constipation
37% (451)
dizziness
35% (443)
confusion
27% (445)
decreased appetite
24% (446)
increased heart rate
23% (447)
blurred vision
21% (441)
urinary retention
14% (444)
Night Sweats
35% (110)
body tremors
4% (26)
Aripiprazole (Abilify)% of members (num votes)
Restlessness
46% (113)
Weight gain
44% (114)
Anxiety
45% (109)
Drowsiness
42% (112)
More balanced mood
33% (110)
Insomnia
31% (109)
Dizziness
30% (109)
Reduced mania
26% (108)
Nausea
22% (109)
Headache
19% (108)
Blurred vision
19% (108)
Constipation
19% (107)
Vomiting
7% (107)
Shortness of Breath
22% (9)
Fevers
11% (9)
Bupropion (Wellbutrin)% of members (num votes)
dry mouth
49% (779)
headache
33% (777)
forgetfulness
38% (666)
Fatigue
36% (686)
drowsiness
29% (782)
excitement
30% (779)
dizziness
29% (772)
Dizzyness upon standing
29% (657)
excessive sweating
25% (767)
constipation
23% (761)
nausea
22% (770)
anxiety
42% (383)
anxious
39% (387)
weight loss
19% (765)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (769)
worsened depression horribly
16% (614)
Memory loss
26% (366)
loss of interest in sex
41% (220)
cold painful numb fingers
12% (643)
ringing ears
23% (294)
palipitations
20% (315)
SSRI - sleepy
17% (309)
More tired
28% (179)
vomiting
6% (760)
anger/temper outbursts
26% (139)
Dialated eyes
4% (581)
Restless legs
20% (94)
serotonin storm
4% (439)
diarrhea
10% (136)
Heart rate slowed
5% (230)
less emotions
33% (27)
heart rate felt slower
3% (232)
psychosis
5% (138)
seizure
1% (504)
allergic reaction
2% (112)
Passing Out
0% (28)
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% (265)
increased effects of pain meds
0% (37)
Citalopram (Celexa)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
54% (280)
excessive tiredness
38% (274)
drowsiness
38% (269)
dry mouth
36% (269)
nausea
30% (269)
nervousness
28% (266)
loss of appetite
19% (262)
excessive sweating
17% (264)
excitement
15% (264)
diarrhea
15% (263)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
14% (264)
stomach pain
13% (261)
muscle or joint pain
13% (263)
vomiting
7% (262)
Excessive yawning
31% (26)
Headache
15% (34)
Clonazepam (Klonopin, Rivotril)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
75% (431)
difficulty thinking or remembering
50% (420)
unsteadiness
36% (407)
dizziness
34% (413)
problems with coordination
33% (407)
changes in sex drive or ability
28% (400)
frequent urination
17% (405)
blurred vision
17% (402)
muscle or joint pain
13% (403)
increased saliva
6% (403)
nightmares
6% (49)
rash
4% (52)
nightmare
4% (51)
Diazepam (Valium)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
69% (210)
tiredness
59% (207)
dizziness
36% (205)
weakness
28% (201)
dry mouth
27% (204)
changes in appetite
18% (196)
diarrhea
8% (200)
nausea
8% (195)
risky behavior
11% (18)
Diphenhydramine (Benadryl)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
75% (665)
dry mouth, nose, and throat
49% (641)
dizziness
26% (629)
nervousness
16% (620)
Sleepiness
61% (150)
headache
14% (620)
muscle weakness
14% (625)
constipation
11% (623)
loss of appetite
9% (622)
excitement (especially in children)
7% (622)
nausea
7% (625)
increased chest congestion
5% (620)
vomiting
2% (620)
increased blood pressure
6% (188)
affected kidney function
4% (188)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
50% (392)
changes in sexual desire or ability
49% (391)
dry mouth
45% (388)
sweating or night sweats
43% (392)
drowsiness
41% (381)
nausea
39% (397)
dizziness
37% (384)
headache
34% (384)
weakness
33% (385)
constipation
27% (388)
muscle pain or cramps
23% (379)
decreased appetite
22% (387)
stomach pain
20% (384)
heartburn
18% (380)
increased urination
17% (383)
diarrhea
15% (382)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (374)
vomiting
15% (385)
difficulty urinating
14% (376)
Excessive sleeping
26% (108)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
27% (62)
itching
20% (76)
facial myofacial pain
15% (96)
anxiety
100% (4)
inability to physically cry (while feeling sadness)
33% (9)
Bruising
43% (7)
severe allergic reaction, rash itching
20% (5)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (53)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (55)
Escitalopram (Lexapro)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
55% (340)
drowsiness
35% (335)
excessive tiredness
34% (333)
dry mouth
28% (332)
increased sweating
23% (331)
increased appetite
23% (332)
dizziness
22% (333)
nausea
21% (330)
increased anxiety
25% (235)
constipation
15% (331)
Disassociation
25% (173)
diarrhea
13% (328)
stomach pain
10% (326)
flu-like symptoms
8% (326)
heartburn
8% (328)
runny nose
6% (324)
sneezing
3% (321)
Fluoxetine (Prozac)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
51% (493)
nervousness
42% (502)
dry mouth
40% (487)
drowsiness
33% (483)
nausea
26% (487)
excessive sweating
24% (482)
weakness
22% (474)
loss of appetite
21% (482)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (481)
severe sleep disturbances
29% (278)
weight loss
16% (482)
sore throat
11% (480)
dizziness
23% (128)
suicidal thoughts
26% (62)
headaches
34% (32)
fatigue
25% (4)
Imipramine (Tofranil)% of members (num votes)
dry mouth
66% (53)
weakness or tiredness
45% (53)
drowsiness
43% (54)
constipation
38% (53)
excessive sweating
35% (51)
excitement or anxiety
31% (52)
changes in appetite or weight
29% (51)
nausea
23% (52)
changes in sex drive or ability
24% (49)
skin more sensitive to sunlight than usual
22% (51)
blurred vision
22% (50)
nightmares
15% (52)
difficulty urinating
15% (52)
frequent urination
12% (52)
Lamotrigine (Lamictal)% of members (num votes)
difficulty thinking or concentrating
48% (155)
drowsiness
38% (152)
loss of balance or coordination
29% (148)
blurred vision
25% (154)
difficulty speaking
25% (149)
dizziness
24% (149)
constipation
19% (145)
stomach, back, or joint pain
17% (144)
loss of appetite
14% (145)
double vision
11% (149)
weight loss
10% (145)
uncontrollable movements of the eyes
10% (147)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
9% (140)
missed or painful menstrual periods
8% (147)
diarrhea
8% (144)
swelling, itching, or irritation of the vagina
7% (144)
Mania
11% (19)
Addiction
0% (20)
Levothyroxine% of members (num votes)
irritability
33% (182)
insomnia
31% (183)
nervousness
28% (186)
sensitivity to heat
28% (183)
excessive sweating
25% (185)
headache
25% (187)
temporary hair loss
24% (186)
increased appetite
20% (184)
diarrhea
16% (185)
weight loss
15% (189)
stomach cramps
13% (184)
changes in menstrual cycle
12% (182)
tremor
12% (188)
nausea
11% (183)
fever
5% (180)
vomiting
4% (183)
heart palpitations
58% (12)
Hives
17% (24)
Rash
40% (5)
Insomnia
50% (4)
Lorazepam (Ativan)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
70% (213)
tiredness
60% (209)
dizziness
37% (207)
dry mouth
29% (202)
weakness
27% (205)
changes in sex drive or ability
20% (199)
changes in appetite
14% (196)
restlessness or excitement
13% (200)
blurred vision
12% (198)
constipation
10% (198)
frequent urination
10% (198)
difficulty urinating
8% (196)
nausea
5% (200)
weight gain
20% (41)
diarrhea
4% (199)
insomnia
18% (28)
making strange sounds
3% (30)
Magnesium% of members (num votes)
diarrhea
28% (1858)
stomach discomfort
21% (1818)
nervousness
8% (589)
insomnia
9% (333)
weight gain
8% (335)
disassociation
4% (582)
Headache
11% (196)
feeling slowed down
14% (125)
Brain
3% (461)
brain zaps
4% (245)
Not feeling anything (almost emotionless)
13% (40)
Hypomania
1% (292)
Murderous Rage
2% (194)
anxiety in the beginning of the treatment
4% (74)
when i went off it i had a seizure wish i ha some now
0% (173)
Meditation% of members (num votes)
reduced stress
78% (2146)
improved mood
72% (2109)
improved sleep
52% (2071)
reduced pain
36% (2054)
waking up too early
15% (1610)
nasal congestion
12% (1583)
anxiety
24% (512)
Passing out
6% (1813)
palpitations
12% (608)
depression
20% (346)
panic attacks
14% (473)
Drowsiness
29% (231)
Insomnia
17% (313)
withdrawel
9% (604)
easy bruising
9% (562)
Migraines
9% (546)
Easily Angered
16% (273)
water retention
9% (434)
Eye twitches
11% (329)
more relaxed
56% (63)
Eye Twitches
10% (330)
Aggression increase
12% (273)
hypotention - lowered overall blood pressure
8% (380)
Mouth ulcers
6% (446)
muscle relaxation
44% (62)
stuttering
5% (550)
Hair Loss
9% (287)
i have hardly done it
17% (151)
Crying
25% (101)
worsened acne
5% (530)
deeper sleep
37% (63)
unpleasant body odor
6% (382)
\"Brain Zaps\"
7% (306)
nervousness
24% (93)
Head zaps
6% (337)
Swelling
7% (283)
head zaps
6% (338)
Rash
6% (285)
more alert next day
27% (64)
skin rash
6% (255)
tingling in hands feet and tongue
12% (129)
hives
2% (601)
orthostatic hypotension
4% (379)
heart palpitations
17% (84)
insomnia
15% (79)
Muscle pain/stiffness on waking
21% (53)
increased sexual desire
9% (89)
amnesia
5% (166)
withdrawal
9% (76)
Night excursions with no memory of it in the AM
3% (243)
Ideopathic Intracranial Hypertension
2% (295)
Seizures
2% (242)
Sense of overall dullness
22% (18)
Dependence/addiction
6% (67)
Withdrawal
6% (50)
Irritability when between injections
5% (40)
Paroxetine withdrawal
2% (51)
worried about addiction
0% (1)
Paroxetine (Paxil)% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
51% (303)
sleepiness or feeling "drugged"
43% (298)
difficulty concentrating
43% (294)
nervousness
39% (288)
weight gain
38% (288)
dizziness
36% (290)
forgetfulness
36% (286)
dry mouth
35% (286)
unusual dreams
34% (288)
headache
34% (295)
weakness
31% (287)
confusion
28% (284)
sweating
27% (285)
nausea
26% (285)
decreased appetite
18% (282)
yawning
18% (282)
sensitivity to light
18% (282)
constipation
18% (283)
pain in the back, muscles, joints, or anywhere in the body
16% (280)
muscle weakness or tightness
16% (281)
gas
15% (281)
stomach pain
13% (283)
heartburn
11% (280)
diarrhea
11% (280)
changes in ability to taste food
11% (286)
flushing (redness in face and other ares of skin)
11% (279)
weight loss
11% (281)
lump or tightness in throat
11% (282)
sore teeth and gums
10% (279)
runny nose
9% (278)
painful or irregular menstruation
8% (271)
vomiting
7% (280)
cough
5% (279)
increased sex drive
4% (278)
Pregabalin (Lyrica)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
64% (369)
difficulty remembering or forgetfulness
62% (349)
dizziness
57% (360)
dry mouth
56% (355)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
56% (348)
weight gain
52% (343)
loss of balance or unsteadiness
49% (336)
headache
42% (345)
lack of coordination
42% (335)
confusion
42% (339)
weakness
41% (339)
constipation
37% (344)
anxiety
37% (334)
bloating
34% (338)
increased appetite
34% (331)
gas
33% (344)
swelling of the arms, hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
34% (331)
nausea
33% (341)
muscle twitching
34% (331)
back pain
32% (325)
speech problems
27% (335)
uncontrollable shaking or jerking of a part of the body
20% (331)
''high'' or elevated mood
19% (334)
double vision
25% (153)
vomiting
9% (332)
cold sweats
19% (142)
extreme dryness in eyes, lungs, mouth, etc.
30% (50)
delirium
6% (142)
No effect whatsoever
15% (33)
side effects from meditation are all good
10% (50)
cellcept
2% (149)
Progesterone% of members (num votes)
tiredness
53% (64)
irritability
52% (62)
mood swings
51% (61)
headache
41% (66)
muscle, joint, or bone pain
38% (61)
breast tenderness or pain
33% (64)
upset stomach
32% (63)
excessive worrying
32% (62)
constipation
25% (63)
diarrhea
18% (62)
runny nose
17% (60)
vaginal discharge
13% (63)
problems urinating
12% (60)
sneezing
10% (59)
cough
8% (59)
vomiting
7% (61)
feeling suicidal
9% (22)
feel suicidal with tramadol
5% (21)
made very doped,like very drunk
0% (17)
Propranolol% of members (num votes)
dizziness or lightheadedness
44% (272)
excessive tiredness
44% (268)
difficulty sleeping
28% (264)
upset stomach
17% (259)
constipation
12% (260)
weepiness
12% (257)
Very low pulse
27% (107)
Increased head pain
20% (101)
did not relieve pain
39% (46)
diarrhea
7% (257)
vomiting
7% (256)
decreased sex drive
20% (80)
Rapid heartbeat
13% (84)
dissociation
8% (109)
rash
4% (256)
supposed to be for Imitrex - Heart Palpitations
7% (67)
double vision
11% (46)
chest pain
11% (46)
disassociative episodes
4% (106)
lack of motivation
44% (9)
sweating
20% (20)
slept for 2 hours and then couldn\'t go back to sleep
15% (26)
preoccupied with thoughts of bedtime
33% (9)
K
1% (152)
Pressure in throat area
9% (23)
dissassociative state
7% (27)
hallucinations
3% (72)
apathy
22% (9)
Hallucinations
1% (71)
chest pain/heart attack
2% (45)
Apathy
13% (8)
Complement Fixation
1% (105)
Increased sexual pleasure.
0% (48)
restless leg sydrome
0% (5)
Quetiapine (Seroquel)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
89% (124)
difficulty thinking or concentrating
65% (120)
dizziness
58% (115)
dry mouth
52% (118)
unusual dreams
50% (115)
decreased sexual desire or ability
51% (112)
irritability
45% (116)
increased appetite
45% (113)
excessive weight gain
40% (114)
weakness
40% (116)
loss of coordination
37% (116)
difficulty speaking or using language
29% (113)
headache
27% (114)
constipation
26% (111)
gas
24% (108)
indigestion
22% (111)
pain in the joints, back, neck, or ears
22% (111)
stomach pain or swelling
20% (108)
stuffy nose
19% (110)
numbness, burning, or tingling in the arms or legs
13% (112)
breast enlargement in males
5% (105)
missed menstrual periods
4% (109)
discharge from the breasts
3% (107)
weight loss
50% (2)
hypoglycemia
50% (2)
Sertraline (Zoloft)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
55% (462)
weight changes
41% (456)
dry mouth
39% (457)
excessive tiredness
38% (461)
drowsiness
37% (449)
nervousness
32% (447)
dizziness
27% (444)
nausea
26% (453)
headache
26% (447)
gas or bloating
22% (445)
excessive sweating
21% (443)
loss of appetite
19% (447)
diarrhea
18% (452)
constipation
15% (449)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (442)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
12% (444)
sore throat
6% (437)
vomiting
6% (444)
Inability to sleep
31% (29)
Venlafaxine (Effexor)% of members (num votes)
changes in sexual desire or ability
53% (421)
weakness or tiredness
42% (428)
dizziness
39% (423)
dry mouth
39% (419)
drowsiness
36% (424)
headache
34% (426)
nightmares
33% (422)
sweating
31% (417)
hot flashes or flushing
27% (415)
nausea
26% (417)
constipation
24% (419)
yawning
25% (407)
twitching
21% (417)
ringing in the ears
21% (409)
loss of appetite
20% (414)
gas
20% (408)
muscle tightness
17% (412)
frequent urination
16% (410)
change in ability to taste food
16% (412)
pain, burning, numbness, or tingling in part of the body
14% (409)
anxiety
50% (115)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (413)
heartburn
14% (407)
stomach pain
13% (411)
brain \"zaps\"
50% (101)
diarrhea
12% (408)
nervousness
43% (111)
weight loss
11% (409)
weight gain
41% (109)
enlarged pupils (black circles in the middle of the eyes)
10% (403)
burping
9% (409)
difficulty urinating
9% (409)
sore throat, chills, or other signs of infection
9% (404)
vomiting
6% (406)
Agitation
36% (25)
sore skin
10% (91)
cold nose
6% (93)
shooting pains up one leg
4% (45)
shooting pain up one leg
4% (46)

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