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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)% of members (num votes)
Improved sleep
34% (316)
More balanced mood
33% (317)
Reduced anxiety
29% (317)
Drowsiness
26% (322)
Nausea
12% (313)
Reduced sex drive
9% (310)
Nightmares
8% (311)
Stomach cramps
7% (309)
Hypertension
6% (311)
Flatulence
6% (309)
Memory problems
9% (174)
Hair loss
5% (190)
nausea
6% (180)
Vomiting
2% (308)
Difficulty urinating
3% (146)
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% (1306)
Bruising
19% (1286)
Nausea relief
13% (1275)
Bleeding
11% (1276)
Bacterial infection
4% (1291)
yawning
14% (381)
Nerve injury
4% (1285)
night sweats
6% (637)
heartburn
5% (870)
Upset stomach
8% (459)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
11% (307)
Jaw clenching
9% (397)
vertigo
8% (370)
rebound anxiety
8% (313)
dehydration
5% (462)
wired
6% (369)
weight gain
15% (146)
hunger
6% (367)
urinary hesitancy
6% (310)
drop in blood pressure
6% (345)
hair loss
6% (301)
yeast infections
8% (247)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
6% (303)
headached
10% (144)
rough on stomach
4% (367)
tachycardia
3% (445)
Derealization
2% (679)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
4% (246)
hypotension
2% (339)
Hepatitis B
0% (1273)
tic exacerbation
2% (394)
Pneumothorax
0% (1274)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
3% (151)
off label used for stage fright
1% (302)
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% (298)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
3% (60)
Halusinations
0% (212)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
3% (38)
kept me awake
0% (32)
Severe abdominal pain
0% (2)
Allergic reaction
0% (2)
oversensitised
0% (19)
Weight gain
0% (3)
Alprazolam (Xanax)% of members (num votes)
Reduced anxiety
88% (571)
Reduced panic
82% (560)
Drowsiness
62% (529)
Decreased inhibitions
42% (524)
Forgetfulness
37% (515)
Light-headedness
28% (527)
Dizziness
25% (510)
Dry mouth
25% (504)
Depression
23% (527)
Decreased sex drive
24% (504)
Irritability
15% (511)
Blurred vision
14% (509)
Muscle weakness
13% (509)
Constipation
13% (504)
Insomnia
11% (512)
Hyperactivity
8% (515)
Nausea
8% (505)
depression
20% (189)
Tremor
6% (506)
racing thoughts
9% (211)
suicidal thoughts
9% (184)
Seizure
2% (513)
high blood pressure
4% (203)
Vomiting
2% (502)
Jaundice
2% (508)
Hot Flashes when dosage increased
3% (202)
Convulsion
2% (312)
Watery mouth
1% (494)
Rash
3% (89)
seziure
2% (62)
Amitriptyline% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
62% (574)
weakness or tiredness
54% (568)
dry mouth
54% (569)
changes in appetite or weight
37% (559)
constipation
30% (561)
changes in sex drive or ability
29% (546)
headaches
25% (549)
confusion
25% (548)
unsteadiness
25% (542)
nightmares
23% (546)
nausea
21% (550)
blurred vision
20% (543)
excessive sweating
18% (542)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
15% (543)
difficulty urinating
10% (543)
vomiting
8% (542)
felt like a zombie
43% (98)
Angry
12% (141)
Suicidal Thoughts
12% (126)
Halucinations
8% (142)
Restless legs
26% (27)
Antidepressants% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (506)
decreased sex drive
60% (500)
dry mouth
58% (510)
weight gain
52% (504)
insomnia
46% (498)
nervousness / anxiety
44% (504)
increased appetite
38% (493)
constipation
38% (496)
dizziness
37% (489)
confusion
28% (488)
decreased appetite
25% (489)
increased heart rate
22% (491)
blurred vision
22% (486)
urinary retention
14% (489)
Night Sweats
36% (153)
body tremors
13% (71)
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% (828)
forgetfulness
38% (714)
headache
32% (826)
Fatigue
36% (735)
excitement
30% (831)
drowsiness
29% (833)
dizziness
29% (820)
Dizzyness upon standing
29% (706)
excessive sweating
25% (817)
anxiety
43% (434)
constipation
23% (809)
nausea
21% (819)
anxious
40% (437)
weight loss
18% (814)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (820)
worsened depression horribly
17% (664)
Memory loss
26% (414)
loss of interest in sex
39% (270)
cold painful numb fingers
12% (691)
ringing ears
24% (344)
palipitations
20% (363)
More tired
30% (227)
SSRI - sleepy
16% (356)
anger/temper outbursts
27% (188)
vomiting
5% (808)
Dialated eyes
5% (629)
Restless legs
21% (142)
less emotions
31% (75)
serotonin storm
4% (487)
diarrhea
11% (182)
Heart rate slowed
4% (277)
heart rate felt slower
4% (279)
psychosis
5% (185)
seizure
1% (552)
allergic reaction
3% (161)
Hives
18% (11)
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% (310)
increased effects of pain meds
1% (86)
Passing Out
0% (76)
Citalopram (Celexa)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
54% (308)
excessive tiredness
39% (302)
drowsiness
39% (297)
dry mouth
35% (295)
nausea
30% (297)
nervousness
27% (292)
excessive sweating
19% (290)
loss of appetite
19% (288)
diarrhea
15% (291)
excitement
14% (290)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
14% (290)
stomach pain
14% (288)
muscle or joint pain
12% (289)
vomiting
7% (289)
Excessive yawning
28% (53)
Headache
16% (61)
Clonazepam (Klonopin, Rivotril)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
75% (484)
difficulty thinking or remembering
50% (468)
unsteadiness
35% (454)
dizziness
34% (459)
problems with coordination
32% (453)
changes in sex drive or ability
29% (444)
frequent urination
16% (449)
blurred vision
17% (446)
muscle or joint pain
13% (447)
increased saliva
6% (447)
nightmare
10% (98)
nightmares
11% (93)
rash
3% (97)
unconscious
0% (32)
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% (725)
dry mouth, nose, and throat
50% (697)
dizziness
26% (684)
Sleepiness
63% (211)
nervousness
16% (674)
headache
15% (673)
muscle weakness
14% (680)
constipation
11% (676)
loss of appetite
9% (675)
nausea
8% (679)
excitement (especially in children)
7% (674)
increased chest congestion
5% (673)
increased blood pressure
8% (241)
vomiting
2% (674)
affected kidney function
4% (240)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
51% (427)
changes in sexual desire or ability
50% (426)
dry mouth
47% (424)
sweating or night sweats
44% (428)
drowsiness
41% (414)
nausea
38% (435)
dizziness
38% (418)
headache
35% (418)
weakness
33% (418)
constipation
29% (426)
muscle pain or cramps
23% (410)
decreased appetite
22% (420)
stomach pain
19% (418)
heartburn
18% (415)
increased urination
17% (416)
diarrhea
15% (417)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (408)
difficulty urinating
14% (411)
vomiting
14% (419)
Excessive sleeping
28% (141)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
26% (97)
itching
22% (111)
anxiety
48% (40)
facial myofacial pain
14% (128)
inability to physically cry (while feeling sadness)
28% (46)
Bruising
21% (42)
Dizziness
29% (28)
Increased desire for eating sweets
22% (27)
Insomnia
33% (18)
Severe weight gain while on Welbutrin (I don\'t believe this is a normal side effect)
15% (27)
Had terrible hair loss with Topomax (I would not ever get on this again)
11% (28)
severe allergic reaction, rash itching
5% (38)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (87)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (85)
Escitalopram (Lexapro)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
55% (364)
drowsiness
35% (357)
excessive tiredness
33% (355)
dry mouth
28% (353)
increased appetite
23% (354)
increased sweating
23% (353)
dizziness
21% (354)
nausea
21% (353)
increased anxiety
25% (255)
constipation
14% (353)
Disassociation
24% (194)
diarrhea
13% (350)
stomach pain
9% (347)
heartburn
8% (349)
flu-like symptoms
8% (347)
runny nose
6% (345)
sneezing
3% (341)
Fluoxetine (Prozac)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
52% (532)
nervousness
41% (538)
dry mouth
39% (522)
drowsiness
33% (520)
nausea
26% (524)
excessive sweating
24% (519)
loss of appetite
22% (518)
weakness
22% (510)
severe sleep disturbances
27% (314)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
16% (517)
weight loss
16% (518)
sore throat
11% (516)
dizziness
21% (163)
suicidal thoughts
28% (103)
headaches
25% (69)
fatigue
30% (40)
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% (198)
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% (235)
tiredness
59% (230)
dizziness
36% (228)
dry mouth
30% (222)
weakness
26% (225)
changes in sex drive or ability
19% (219)
changes in appetite
13% (216)
restlessness or excitement
12% (220)
blurred vision
11% (218)
frequent urination
10% (217)
constipation
9% (218)
difficulty urinating
7% (216)
nausea
5% (220)
diarrhea
4% (219)
weight gain
13% (61)
insomnia
15% (47)
making strange sounds
2% (50)
Weight gain
0% (7)
Magnesium% of members (num votes)
diarrhea
28% (2062)
stomach discomfort
21% (2022)
nervousness
8% (790)
insomnia
9% (530)
weight gain
9% (534)
Headache
12% (394)
feeling slowed down
13% (327)
disassociation
4% (779)
Not feeling anything (almost emotionless)
9% (241)
brain zaps
5% (442)
I take magnesium citrate
20% (82)
Brain
2% (657)
anxiety in the beginning of the treatment
4% (272)
Hypomania
2% (488)
pain in left mid-back
4% (104)
Murderous Rage
1% (392)
crashing when withdrawing
4% (57)
terrible crashing feeling mid afternoon
4% (57)
Loss of control of facial muscles
1% (154)
Uncontrollable vomiting
1% (142)
when i went off it i had a seizure wish i ha some now
0% (371)
Meditation% of members (num votes)
reduced stress
78% (2349)
improved mood
72% (2309)
improved sleep
52% (2267)
reduced pain
36% (2244)
waking up too early
15% (1795)
nasal congestion
12% (1772)
anxiety
24% (699)
more relaxed
61% (232)
Passing out
6% (2002)
muscle relaxation
49% (228)
Drowsiness
27% (398)
depression
19% (525)
palpitations
12% (797)
panic attacks
14% (657)
Insomnia
17% (485)
deeper sleep
33% (228)
Migraines
10% (733)
Easily Angered
16% (444)
easy bruising
9% (749)
more alert next day
30% (230)
withdrawel
8% (791)
Crying
23% (270)
Eye twitches
12% (506)
nervousness
21% (263)
water retention
9% (610)
Eye Twitches
11% (498)
Muscle pain/stiffness on waking
24% (219)
Aggression increase
11% (445)
hypotention - lowered overall blood pressure
9% (555)
Hair Loss
10% (459)
insomnia
16% (244)
i have hardly done it
14% (311)
\"Brain Zaps\"
8% (479)
Mouth ulcers
6% (628)
stuttering
5% (736)
unpleasant body odor
6% (558)
Swelling
8% (454)
tingling in hands feet and tongue
12% (297)
Head zaps
7% (513)
heart palpitations
12% (253)
head zaps
6% (510)
worsened acne
4% (715)
Rash
7% (459)
increased sexual desire
11% (257)
skin rash
6% (427)
hives
3% (784)
orthostatic hypotension
4% (555)
withdrawal
8% (241)
Sense of overall dullness
10% (178)
Interesting dreams
18% (92)
amnesia
5% (334)
diarrhea
12% (134)
Night excursions with no memory of it in the AM
3% (413)
Withdrawal
4% (210)
worried about addiction
7% (163)
Dependence/addiction
5% (233)
stomach cramps
7% (133)
Ideopathic Intracranial Hypertension
2% (464)
Irritibility
21% (34)
agitation
18% (34)
Seizures
1% (411)
Heightened sense of pain
14% (35)
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
4% (112)
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% (111)
Mania
5% (80)
Went off of cymbals a terrible withdrawal . Full blown!
4% (112)
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
3% (112)
Paroxetine withdrawal
1% (214)
hands sweat
5% (58)
Easy bruising
9% (32)
syncope
6% (34)
Irritability when between injections
1% (200)
Severe chest pain
6% (18)
Feeling of mental overstimulation
8% (12)
Paroxetine (Paxil)% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
51% (324)
sleepiness or feeling "drugged"
43% (318)
difficulty concentrating
42% (313)
weight gain
39% (308)
nervousness
37% (306)
dizziness
35% (311)
forgetfulness
35% (305)
dry mouth
35% (304)
headache
33% (314)
unusual dreams
33% (308)
weakness
29% (306)
confusion
27% (303)
sweating
26% (304)
nausea
24% (304)
yawning
19% (301)
constipation
18% (303)
sensitivity to light
18% (301)
decreased appetite
18% (301)
pain in the back, muscles, joints, or anywhere in the body
16% (299)
muscle weakness or tightness
16% (300)
gas
15% (300)
stomach pain
12% (302)
diarrhea
11% (299)
changes in ability to taste food
11% (304)
heartburn
11% (298)
lump or tightness in throat
10% (301)
flushing (redness in face and other ares of skin)
10% (296)
weight loss
10% (300)
sore teeth and gums
10% (298)
runny nose
9% (297)
painful or irregular menstruation
7% (288)
vomiting
7% (299)
cough
5% (298)
increased sex drive
4% (295)
Pregabalin (Lyrica)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
65% (424)
difficulty remembering or forgetfulness
62% (398)
dry mouth
57% (409)
dizziness
56% (411)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
55% (398)
weight gain
52% (392)
loss of balance or unsteadiness
49% (384)
headache
41% (394)
confusion
41% (387)
lack of coordination
41% (382)
weakness
40% (384)
constipation
36% (391)
anxiety
37% (382)
bloating
34% (384)
swelling of the arms, hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
34% (378)
increased appetite
34% (379)
nausea
33% (386)
muscle twitching
34% (379)
gas
32% (390)
back pain
32% (371)
speech problems
27% (383)
uncontrollable shaking or jerking of a part of the body
21% (379)
''high'' or elevated mood
19% (379)
double vision
25% (199)
vomiting
9% (375)
cold sweats
17% (186)
extreme dryness in eyes, lungs, mouth, etc.
29% (101)
No effect whatsoever
16% (76)
delirium
6% (184)
side effects from meditation are all good
10% (91)
increased pain
13% (40)
cellcept
2% (191)
suicidal
25% (8)
Progesterone% of members (num votes)
tiredness
51% (76)
irritability
50% (74)
mood swings
49% (73)
headache
38% (78)
muscle, joint, or bone pain
38% (73)
breast tenderness or pain
34% (76)
excessive worrying
32% (74)
upset stomach
31% (75)
constipation
25% (75)
runny nose
18% (72)
diarrhea
16% (74)
vaginal discharge
13% (75)
problems urinating
13% (72)
sneezing
10% (71)
cough
8% (71)
vomiting
7% (73)
feeling suicidal
6% (34)
feel suicidal with tramadol
3% (33)
made very doped,like very drunk
0% (29)
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)
difficulty excercising
50% (14)
supposed to be for Imitrex - Heart Palpitations
8% (93)
sweating
16% (45)
restless leg sydrome
21% (29)
double vision
8% (72)
Pressure in throat area
8% (48)
intense heat sensation
20% (15)
hallucinations
3% (98)
chest pain/heart attack
4% (71)
intense sensation of heat
13% (15)
Hallucinations
2% (97)
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
56% (488)
weight changes
42% (481)
dry mouth
39% (482)
excessive tiredness
37% (485)
drowsiness
36% (475)
nervousness
32% (476)
nausea
26% (479)
headache
26% (471)
dizziness
26% (468)
gas or bloating
21% (470)
excessive sweating
21% (467)
loss of appetite
20% (472)
diarrhea
17% (477)
constipation
15% (473)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (470)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
12% (468)
sore throat
6% (461)
vomiting
6% (468)
Inability to sleep
33% (54)
Venlafaxine (Effexor)% of members (num votes)
changes in sexual desire or ability
53% (458)
weakness or tiredness
43% (466)
dry mouth
41% (454)
dizziness
40% (462)
drowsiness
37% (464)
headache
34% (464)
nightmares
33% (461)
sweating
31% (454)
hot flashes or flushing
28% (451)
nausea
26% (454)
yawning
25% (444)
constipation
25% (455)
twitching
21% (454)
ringing in the ears
21% (445)
gas
21% (443)
loss of appetite
20% (450)
muscle tightness
18% (448)
change in ability to taste food
16% (449)
frequent urination
16% (446)
anxiety
45% (152)
pain, burning, numbness, or tingling in part of the body
15% (444)
brain \"zaps\"
45% (141)
weight gain
43% (145)
heartburn
14% (443)
nervousness
40% (148)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (449)
stomach pain
13% (447)
diarrhea
12% (444)
weight loss
11% (445)
enlarged pupils (black circles in the middle of the eyes)
11% (438)
burping
10% (444)
difficulty urinating
9% (444)
sore throat, chills, or other signs of infection
9% (440)
vomiting
6% (444)
Agitation
32% (63)
sore skin
11% (128)
cold nose
9% (129)
shooting pains up one leg
10% (81)
shooting pain up one leg
9% (81)
Rash
7% (28)

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