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Anxiety (14,859 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)% of members (num votes)
More balanced mood
33% (292)
Improved sleep
32% (290)
Reduced anxiety
28% (292)
Drowsiness
27% (296)
Nausea
12% (290)
Reduced sex drive
9% (287)
Nightmares
9% (287)
Stomach cramps
7% (286)
Flatulence
6% (286)
Hypertension
6% (288)
Memory problems
10% (151)
Hair loss
6% (167)
nausea
5% (157)
Vomiting
2% (285)
Difficulty urinating
3% (123)
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)
Happier
67% (3)
tinitus
15% (13)
Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1183)
Bruising
19% (1165)
Nausea relief
13% (1156)
Bleeding
10% (1157)
Bacterial infection
4% (1171)
Nerve injury
4% (1165)
heartburn
4% (749)
night sweats
6% (516)
yawning
10% (262)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
14% (195)
Upset stomach
6% (337)
Jaw clenching
7% (276)
vertigo
7% (249)
dehydration
5% (342)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
7% (194)
drop in blood pressure
6% (228)
hunger
5% (249)
rebound anxiety
6% (197)
wired
5% (250)
Derealization
2% (560)
rough on stomach
4% (249)
yeast infections
7% (131)
tachycardia
3% (327)
hair loss
5% (185)
urinary hesitancy
4% (196)
Pneumothorax
1% (1156)
hypotension
2% (225)
Hepatitis B
0% (1156)
weight gain
13% (31)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
3% (131)
headached
13% (30)
tic exacerbation
1% (276)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
3% (38)
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% (189)
off label used for stage fright
1% (189)
Halusinations
1% (97)
Alprazolam (Xanax)% of members (num votes)
Reduced anxiety
87% (519)
Reduced panic
82% (509)
Drowsiness
62% (482)
Decreased inhibitions
42% (478)
Forgetfulness
37% (473)
Light-headedness
28% (479)
Dizziness
26% (467)
Dry mouth
24% (462)
Decreased sex drive
24% (464)
Depression
23% (481)
Irritability
15% (469)
Blurred vision
14% (467)
Constipation
13% (463)
Muscle weakness
12% (468)
Insomnia
11% (470)
Nausea
8% (464)
Hyperactivity
8% (470)
Tremor
6% (464)
depression
19% (149)
racing thoughts
8% (170)
suicidal thoughts
8% (144)
high blood pressure
5% (164)
Seizure
2% (469)
Vomiting
2% (461)
Jaundice
2% (466)
Hot Flashes when dosage increased
4% (162)
Convulsion
1% (271)
Watery mouth
1% (454)
Rash
4% (47)
seziure
5% (21)
Amitriptyline% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (490)
weakness or tiredness
53% (485)
dry mouth
52% (483)
changes in appetite or weight
36% (478)
changes in sex drive or ability
30% (468)
constipation
29% (478)
confusion
25% (470)
unsteadiness
25% (464)
headaches
24% (469)
nightmares
23% (468)
nausea
19% (472)
blurred vision
19% (467)
excessive sweating
18% (464)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
14% (465)
difficulty urinating
10% (465)
vomiting
7% (467)
Suicidal Thoughts
17% (48)
Angry
11% (63)
felt like a zombie
35% (17)
Halucinations
8% (66)
Antidepressants% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
61% (444)
drowsiness
59% (449)
dry mouth
57% (451)
weight gain
52% (446)
insomnia
45% (440)
nervousness / anxiety
44% (447)
increased appetite
38% (436)
constipation
37% (438)
dizziness
34% (429)
confusion
27% (432)
decreased appetite
24% (433)
increased heart rate
22% (433)
blurred vision
21% (428)
urinary retention
14% (431)
Night Sweats
36% (97)
body tremors
8% (13)
Aripiprazole (Abilify)% of members (num votes)
Restlessness
46% (112)
Weight gain
44% (113)
Anxiety
44% (108)
Drowsiness
42% (111)
More balanced mood
33% (109)
Insomnia
31% (108)
Dizziness
31% (108)
Reduced mania
26% (107)
Nausea
22% (108)
Blurred vision
20% (107)
Headache
20% (107)
Constipation
19% (106)
Vomiting
7% (106)
Shortness of Breath
25% (8)
Fevers
13% (8)
Bupropion (Wellbutrin)% of members (num votes)
dry mouth
49% (767)
headache
33% (766)
forgetfulness
38% (656)
Fatigue
36% (675)
drowsiness
29% (768)
excitement
29% (766)
dizziness
29% (762)
Dizzyness upon standing
30% (646)
excessive sweating
25% (756)
constipation
23% (750)
nausea
22% (759)
anxiety
43% (373)
anxious
40% (377)
weight loss
19% (755)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (759)
worsened depression horribly
16% (603)
Memory loss
27% (356)
loss of interest in sex
41% (210)
cold painful numb fingers
12% (633)
ringing ears
23% (284)
palipitations
21% (306)
SSRI - sleepy
18% (301)
More tired
29% (169)
vomiting
5% (750)
anger/temper outbursts
26% (130)
Dialated eyes
5% (572)
serotonin storm
4% (431)
Restless legs
21% (84)
diarrhea
10% (126)
Heart rate slowed
5% (221)
heart rate felt slower
4% (223)
psychosis
5% (129)
seizure
1% (495)
less emotions
31% (16)
allergic reaction
1% (103)
Passing Out
0% (19)
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% (256)
increased effects of pain meds
0% (28)
Citalopram (Celexa)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
53% (279)
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% (423)
difficulty thinking or remembering
51% (413)
unsteadiness
36% (400)
dizziness
34% (406)
problems with coordination
33% (400)
changes in sex drive or ability
28% (393)
frequent urination
17% (399)
blurred vision
17% (395)
muscle or joint pain
13% (397)
increased saliva
6% (396)
nightmares
5% (42)
rash
2% (45)
nightmare
2% (44)
Diazepam (Valium)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
69% (203)
tiredness
60% (200)
dizziness
36% (198)
dry mouth
28% (197)
weakness
28% (194)
changes in appetite
19% (189)
diarrhea
8% (193)
nausea
8% (188)
risky behavior
18% (11)
Diphenhydramine (Benadryl)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
75% (660)
dry mouth, nose, and throat
49% (636)
dizziness
25% (624)
nervousness
16% (615)
Sleepiness
61% (145)
headache
14% (615)
muscle weakness
14% (620)
constipation
11% (618)
loss of appetite
9% (617)
excitement (especially in children)
7% (617)
nausea
7% (620)
increased chest congestion
5% (615)
vomiting
2% (615)
increased blood pressure
7% (183)
affected kidney function
4% (183)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
49% (381)
changes in sexual desire or ability
49% (380)
dry mouth
45% (378)
sweating or night sweats
43% (382)
drowsiness
40% (371)
nausea
38% (384)
dizziness
36% (374)
headache
34% (373)
weakness
32% (374)
constipation
27% (377)
muscle pain or cramps
23% (369)
decreased appetite
22% (376)
stomach pain
19% (374)
heartburn
18% (370)
increased urination
17% (373)
diarrhea
15% (372)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (364)
vomiting
14% (374)
difficulty urinating
14% (366)
Excessive sleeping
28% (98)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
25% (52)
facial myofacial pain
13% (86)
itching
16% (64)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (43)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (45)
Escitalopram (Lexapro)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
55% (336)
drowsiness
35% (331)
excessive tiredness
34% (329)
dry mouth
28% (328)
increased appetite
23% (328)
increased sweating
23% (327)
dizziness
22% (329)
nausea
21% (326)
increased anxiety
25% (231)
constipation
14% (327)
Disassociation
25% (169)
diarrhea
13% (324)
stomach pain
9% (322)
flu-like symptoms
8% (322)
heartburn
7% (324)
runny nose
6% (320)
sneezing
3% (317)
Fluoxetine (Prozac)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
51% (482)
nervousness
42% (491)
dry mouth
41% (476)
drowsiness
33% (472)
nausea
26% (476)
excessive sweating
24% (471)
weakness
22% (463)
loss of appetite
21% (471)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (470)
weight loss
17% (471)
severe sleep disturbances
29% (267)
sore throat
10% (469)
dizziness
21% (117)
suicidal thoughts
25% (51)
headaches
38% (21)
Imipramine (Tofranil)% of members (num votes)
dry mouth
65% (52)
weakness or tiredness
44% (52)
drowsiness
42% (53)
constipation
37% (52)
excessive sweating
34% (50)
excitement or anxiety
29% (51)
changes in appetite or weight
28% (50)
changes in sex drive or ability
23% (48)
nausea
22% (51)
skin more sensitive to sunlight than usual
22% (50)
blurred vision
20% (49)
nightmares
14% (51)
difficulty urinating
14% (51)
frequent urination
10% (51)
Lamotrigine (Lamictal)% of members (num votes)
difficulty thinking or concentrating
47% (154)
drowsiness
38% (151)
loss of balance or coordination
29% (147)
blurred vision
25% (153)
difficulty speaking
25% (148)
dizziness
24% (148)
constipation
19% (144)
stomach, back, or joint pain
17% (143)
loss of appetite
15% (144)
double vision
11% (148)
weight loss
10% (144)
uncontrollable movements of the eyes
10% (146)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
9% (139)
missed or painful menstrual periods
8% (146)
diarrhea
8% (143)
swelling, itching, or irritation of the vagina
7% (143)
Mania
11% (18)
Addiction
0% (19)
Levothyroxine% of members (num votes)
irritability
33% (181)
insomnia
31% (182)
nervousness
29% (185)
sensitivity to heat
28% (182)
excessive sweating
26% (184)
headache
25% (186)
temporary hair loss
24% (185)
increased appetite
20% (183)
diarrhea
16% (184)
weight loss
15% (188)
stomach cramps
13% (183)
changes in menstrual cycle
12% (181)
tremor
12% (187)
nausea
11% (182)
fever
5% (179)
vomiting
4% (182)
heart palpitations
55% (11)
Hives
17% (23)
Rash
50% (4)
Insomnia
33% (3)
Lorazepam (Ativan)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
71% (208)
tiredness
60% (204)
dizziness
38% (202)
dry mouth
28% (197)
weakness
27% (200)
changes in sex drive or ability
20% (194)
changes in appetite
14% (191)
restlessness or excitement
12% (195)
blurred vision
11% (193)
frequent urination
9% (193)
constipation
9% (193)
difficulty urinating
7% (191)
nausea
5% (195)
weight gain
19% (36)
diarrhea
4% (194)
insomnia
21% (24)
making strange sounds
4% (26)
Magnesium% of members (num votes)
diarrhea
28% (1819)
stomach discomfort
21% (1781)
nervousness
8% (551)
insomnia
10% (296)
weight gain
8% (296)
disassociation
4% (545)
Headache
11% (158)
Brain
3% (424)
feeling slowed down
14% (86)
brain zaps
3% (208)
Hypomania
1% (256)
anxiety in the beginning of the treatment
5% (37)
Murderous Rage
1% (156)
when i went off it i had a seizure wish i ha some now
0% (136)
Meditation% of members (num votes)
reduced stress
78% (2119)
improved mood
71% (2083)
improved sleep
52% (2047)
reduced pain
36% (2030)
waking up too early
14% (1585)
nasal congestion
12% (1559)
anxiety
25% (489)
Passing out
6% (1789)
palpitations
12% (585)
depression
20% (324)
panic attacks
14% (451)
Drowsiness
30% (209)
Insomnia
18% (291)
withdrawel
9% (581)
easy bruising
9% (539)
Migraines
9% (523)
Easily Angered
16% (251)
water retention
9% (412)
Eye twitches
11% (307)
Eye Twitches
10% (308)
Aggression increase
12% (251)
hypotention - lowered overall blood pressure
8% (357)
Mouth ulcers
6% (424)
stuttering
5% (527)
more relaxed
61% (41)
i have hardly done it
19% (129)
worsened acne
5% (507)
Crying
29% (79)
Hair Loss
9% (265)
\"Brain Zaps\"
7% (285)
muscle relaxation
50% (40)
unpleasant body odor
6% (360)
Head zaps
6% (316)
head zaps
5% (316)
nervousness
24% (71)
deeper sleep
39% (41)
Swelling
6% (261)
Rash
6% (263)
orthostatic hypotension
4% (357)
hives
2% (578)
tingling in hands feet and tongue
13% (107)
skin rash
6% (233)
more alert next day
31% (42)
heart palpitations
19% (62)
insomnia
17% (58)
amnesia
5% (144)
Muscle pain/stiffness on waking
23% (30)
increased sexual desire
9% (67)
withdrawal
11% (54)
Night excursions with no memory of it in the AM
3% (221)
Ideopathic Intracranial Hypertension
1% (273)
Seizures
1% (220)
Dependence/addiction
7% (45)
Withdrawal
7% (29)
Irritability when between injections
5% (19)
Paroxetine withdrawal
0% (29)
Paroxetine (Paxil)% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
50% (297)
sleepiness or feeling "drugged"
43% (295)
difficulty concentrating
43% (291)
nervousness
38% (285)
weight gain
38% (284)
dizziness
36% (287)
forgetfulness
35% (283)
dry mouth
35% (283)
unusual dreams
34% (286)
headache
34% (292)
weakness
31% (284)
confusion
27% (281)
sweating
26% (282)
nausea
26% (282)
yawning
19% (279)
decreased appetite
18% (279)
sensitivity to light
18% (279)
constipation
17% (279)
pain in the back, muscles, joints, or anywhere in the body
17% (277)
muscle weakness or tightness
16% (278)
gas
15% (278)
stomach pain
13% (280)
changes in ability to taste food
11% (282)
heartburn
11% (277)
diarrhea
11% (277)
flushing (redness in face and other ares of skin)
11% (277)
weight loss
11% (278)
lump or tightness in throat
11% (280)
sore teeth and gums
9% (276)
runny nose
9% (275)
vomiting
7% (277)
painful or irregular menstruation
7% (269)
cough
5% (276)
increased sex drive
4% (275)
Pregabalin (Lyrica)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
64% (355)
difficulty remembering or forgetfulness
62% (335)
dizziness
57% (346)
dry mouth
56% (342)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
56% (335)
weight gain
52% (330)
loss of balance or unsteadiness
49% (323)
headache
42% (333)
lack of coordination
42% (322)
confusion
41% (326)
weakness
40% (326)
constipation
37% (331)
anxiety
36% (322)
bloating
35% (325)
swelling of the arms, hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
35% (318)
increased appetite
34% (318)
gas
33% (331)
nausea
33% (328)
muscle twitching
34% (318)
back pain
32% (312)
speech problems
26% (321)
uncontrollable shaking or jerking of a part of the body
20% (318)
''high'' or elevated mood
19% (321)
double vision
26% (140)
vomiting
9% (319)
cold sweats
19% (129)
extreme dryness in eyes, lungs, mouth, etc.
30% (37)
delirium
7% (129)
side effects from meditation are all good
13% (38)
No effect whatsoever
19% (21)
cellcept
2% (136)
Progesterone% of members (num votes)
tiredness
53% (62)
mood swings
53% (59)
irritability
52% (60)
headache
41% (64)
muscle, joint, or bone pain
37% (59)
breast tenderness or pain
32% (62)
upset stomach
31% (61)
excessive worrying
32% (60)
constipation
25% (61)
diarrhea
17% (60)
runny nose
16% (58)
vaginal discharge
13% (61)
sneezing
11% (57)
problems urinating
9% (58)
cough
9% (57)
vomiting
7% (59)
feeling suicidal
10% (20)
feel suicidal with tramadol
5% (19)
made very doped,like very drunk
0% (15)
Propranolol% of members (num votes)
dizziness or lightheadedness
44% (268)
excessive tiredness
44% (264)
difficulty sleeping
27% (260)
upset stomach
16% (255)
weepiness
12% (253)
constipation
12% (256)
Very low pulse
28% (103)
Increased head pain
20% (97)
diarrhea
7% (253)
vomiting
7% (252)
did not relieve pain
40% (42)
decreased sex drive
21% (76)
Rapid heartbeat
13% (80)
rash
4% (252)
dissociation
8% (105)
supposed to be for Imitrex - Heart Palpitations
8% (63)
double vision
12% (42)
disassociative episodes
4% (102)
sweating
25% (16)
chest pain
10% (42)
slept for 2 hours and then couldn\'t go back to sleep
14% (22)
lack of motivation
40% (5)
K
1% (148)
dissassociative state
9% (23)
preoccupied with thoughts of bedtime
40% (5)
hallucinations
3% (68)
Hallucinations
1% (67)
Complement Fixation
1% (101)
Pressure in throat area
5% (19)
chest pain/heart attack
2% (41)
apathy
20% (5)
Increased sexual pleasure.
0% (44)
Apathy
0% (4)
restless leg sydrome
0% (1)
Quetiapine (Seroquel)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
88% (121)
difficulty thinking or concentrating
65% (117)
dizziness
58% (112)
dry mouth
51% (115)
decreased sexual desire or ability
50% (109)
unusual dreams
49% (112)
increased appetite
46% (110)
irritability
44% (112)
weakness
40% (113)
excessive weight gain
40% (111)
loss of coordination
37% (113)
difficulty speaking or using language
29% (110)
headache
26% (110)
constipation
25% (108)
gas
23% (105)
indigestion
21% (108)
pain in the joints, back, neck, or ears
21% (108)
stuffy nose
20% (107)
stomach pain or swelling
18% (105)
numbness, burning, or tingling in the arms or legs
11% (109)
breast enlargement in males
5% (102)
missed menstrual periods
3% (106)
discharge from the breasts
3% (104)
Sertraline (Zoloft)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
54% (457)
weight changes
41% (452)
dry mouth
39% (453)
excessive tiredness
37% (457)
drowsiness
36% (445)
nervousness
31% (443)
headache
26% (443)
dizziness
27% (441)
nausea
26% (449)
gas or bloating
22% (441)
excessive sweating
21% (439)
loss of appetite
19% (443)
diarrhea
18% (448)
constipation
15% (445)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (438)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
12% (440)
sore throat
6% (433)
vomiting
6% (440)
Inability to sleep
32% (25)
Venlafaxine (Effexor)% of members (num votes)
changes in sexual desire or ability
53% (415)
weakness or tiredness
42% (422)
dizziness
39% (419)
dry mouth
39% (415)
drowsiness
36% (419)
headache
34% (421)
nightmares
33% (418)
sweating
31% (412)
hot flashes or flushing
27% (409)
nausea
26% (413)
yawning
25% (404)
constipation
24% (414)
twitching
22% (413)
ringing in the ears
21% (404)
loss of appetite
20% (410)
gas
20% (404)
muscle tightness
17% (407)
frequent urination
16% (406)
change in ability to taste food
16% (408)
pain, burning, numbness, or tingling in part of the body
14% (405)
heartburn
13% (403)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (408)
anxiety
49% (110)
stomach pain
13% (407)
brain \"zaps\"
51% (97)
diarrhea
12% (404)
weight loss
11% (405)
nervousness
43% (106)
weight gain
42% (105)
enlarged pupils (black circles in the middle of the eyes)
11% (399)
burping
9% (405)
difficulty urinating
9% (404)
sore throat, chills, or other signs of infection
9% (400)
vomiting
6% (402)
sore skin
10% (87)
Agitation
30% (20)
cold nose
7% (89)
shooting pains up one leg
5% (41)
shooting pain up one leg
5% (42)

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