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Anxiety (15,241 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)% of members (num votes)
More balanced mood
33% (295)
Improved sleep
33% (293)
Reduced anxiety
28% (295)
Drowsiness
26% (300)
Nausea
12% (293)
Reduced sex drive
9% (290)
Nightmares
9% (290)
Stomach cramps
7% (289)
Flatulence
6% (289)
Hypertension
6% (291)
Memory problems
10% (154)
Hair loss
6% (170)
nausea
5% (160)
Vomiting
2% (288)
Difficulty urinating
3% (126)
Acceptance and Commitment therapy% of members (num votes)
Greater self-awareness
77% (65)
More balanced mood
64% (66)
Increased psychological flexibility
61% (66)
Calmness
56% (66)
tinitus
24% (17)
Happier
43% (7)
Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1219)
Bruising
19% (1202)
Nausea relief
14% (1190)
Bleeding
11% (1193)
Bacterial infection
4% (1208)
Nerve injury
4% (1201)
heartburn
4% (787)
night sweats
6% (554)
yawning
11% (299)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
13% (231)
Upset stomach
7% (377)
Jaw clenching
7% (314)
vertigo
8% (286)
dehydration
5% (381)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
7% (228)
rebound anxiety
7% (234)
hunger
6% (286)
wired
5% (287)
drop in blood pressure
6% (264)
yeast infections
8% (168)
urinary hesitancy
6% (233)
hair loss
6% (223)
rough on stomach
4% (287)
weight gain
18% (68)
Derealization
2% (596)
tachycardia
3% (365)
headached
11% (65)
Pneumothorax
1% (1192)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
4% (168)
hypotension
2% (262)
tic exacerbation
2% (312)
Hepatitis B
0% (1191)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
4% (73)
off label used for stage fright
1% (225)
Halusinations
1% (134)
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% (224)
Alprazolam (Xanax)% of members (num votes)
Reduced anxiety
87% (531)
Reduced panic
82% (521)
Drowsiness
62% (493)
Decreased inhibitions
42% (488)
Forgetfulness
37% (480)
Light-headedness
28% (489)
Dizziness
25% (476)
Dry mouth
24% (471)
Decreased sex drive
24% (471)
Depression
23% (489)
Irritability
15% (477)
Blurred vision
14% (474)
Constipation
13% (471)
Muscle weakness
12% (475)
Insomnia
11% (479)
Hyperactivity
8% (480)
Nausea
8% (471)
depression
20% (156)
Tremor
6% (472)
racing thoughts
8% (178)
suicidal thoughts
9% (151)
high blood pressure
5% (171)
Seizure
2% (477)
Vomiting
2% (468)
Jaundice
2% (474)
Hot Flashes when dosage increased
4% (169)
Convulsion
1% (278)
Watery mouth
1% (461)
Rash
4% (55)
seziure
3% (29)
Amitriptyline% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
61% (511)
weakness or tiredness
53% (505)
dry mouth
52% (503)
changes in appetite or weight
37% (498)
constipation
30% (498)
changes in sex drive or ability
30% (488)
confusion
25% (490)
headaches
25% (489)
unsteadiness
25% (484)
nightmares
24% (487)
nausea
20% (492)
blurred vision
20% (487)
excessive sweating
18% (483)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
14% (485)
difficulty urinating
10% (486)
vomiting
7% (487)
felt like a zombie
46% (37)
Angry
14% (83)
Suicidal Thoughts
15% (67)
Halucinations
8% (85)
Antidepressants% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
61% (464)
drowsiness
60% (470)
dry mouth
57% (471)
weight gain
51% (467)
insomnia
45% (460)
nervousness / anxiety
44% (467)
increased appetite
38% (456)
constipation
37% (458)
dizziness
36% (450)
confusion
27% (452)
decreased appetite
24% (453)
increased heart rate
22% (454)
blurred vision
21% (448)
urinary retention
14% (451)
Night Sweats
34% (117)
body tremors
6% (33)
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)
Blurred vision
19% (108)
Headache
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% (781)
headache
33% (779)
forgetfulness
38% (668)
Fatigue
36% (688)
excitement
29% (781)
drowsiness
29% (784)
dizziness
29% (774)
excessive sweating
25% (769)
Dizzyness upon standing
29% (658)
constipation
23% (763)
nausea
22% (772)
anxiety
43% (385)
anxious
39% (389)
weight loss
19% (767)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (771)
worsened depression horribly
17% (616)
Memory loss
26% (368)
loss of interest in sex
41% (222)
cold painful numb fingers
12% (645)
ringing ears
23% (297)
palipitations
20% (317)
SSRI - sleepy
17% (311)
More tired
29% (181)
vomiting
6% (762)
anger/temper outbursts
26% (141)
Dialated eyes
4% (583)
Restless legs
21% (96)
serotonin storm
4% (441)
diarrhea
9% (138)
Heart rate slowed
5% (232)
less emotions
31% (29)
heart rate felt slower
3% (234)
psychosis
5% (140)
seizure
1% (506)
allergic reaction
2% (114)
increased effects of pain meds
0% (39)
Passing Out
0% (30)
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% (267)
Citalopram (Celexa)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
54% (283)
excessive tiredness
38% (277)
drowsiness
38% (272)
dry mouth
36% (272)
nausea
30% (272)
nervousness
28% (269)
loss of appetite
19% (265)
excessive sweating
18% (267)
excitement
15% (267)
diarrhea
15% (266)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
14% (267)
stomach pain
13% (264)
muscle or joint pain
13% (266)
vomiting
7% (265)
Excessive yawning
31% (29)
Headache
16% (37)
Clonazepam (Klonopin, Rivotril)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
75% (435)
difficulty thinking or remembering
50% (424)
unsteadiness
35% (411)
dizziness
34% (417)
problems with coordination
33% (411)
changes in sex drive or ability
28% (404)
frequent urination
17% (409)
blurred vision
17% (407)
muscle or joint pain
13% (407)
increased saliva
6% (407)
nightmare
7% (56)
nightmares
8% (53)
rash
4% (56)
Diazepam (Valium)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
69% (217)
tiredness
59% (214)
dizziness
35% (212)
weakness
28% (207)
dry mouth
27% (211)
changes in appetite
19% (200)
diarrhea
9% (206)
nausea
8% (201)
risky behavior
13% (24)
Diphenhydramine (Benadryl)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
75% (672)
dry mouth, nose, and throat
49% (648)
dizziness
25% (636)
nervousness
16% (627)
Sleepiness
59% (157)
headache
14% (627)
muscle weakness
14% (632)
constipation
11% (630)
loss of appetite
9% (629)
excitement (especially in children)
7% (629)
nausea
7% (632)
increased chest congestion
5% (627)
vomiting
2% (627)
increased blood pressure
6% (195)
affected kidney function
4% (194)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
50% (395)
changes in sexual desire or ability
49% (394)
dry mouth
45% (391)
sweating or night sweats
43% (395)
drowsiness
41% (384)
nausea
39% (400)
dizziness
37% (387)
headache
34% (387)
weakness
33% (388)
constipation
27% (391)
muscle pain or cramps
23% (381)
decreased appetite
22% (390)
stomach pain
20% (387)
heartburn
18% (383)
increased urination
17% (386)
diarrhea
15% (385)
vomiting
15% (388)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (377)
difficulty urinating
14% (380)
Excessive sleeping
27% (111)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
28% (65)
itching
20% (80)
facial myofacial pain
14% (99)
anxiety
71% (7)
Bruising
40% (10)
inability to physically cry (while feeling sadness)
25% (12)
severe allergic reaction, rash itching
13% (8)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (58)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (56)
Escitalopram (Lexapro)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
55% (343)
drowsiness
35% (338)
excessive tiredness
34% (336)
dry mouth
28% (335)
increased appetite
23% (335)
increased sweating
23% (333)
dizziness
22% (336)
nausea
21% (333)
increased anxiety
25% (237)
constipation
14% (334)
Disassociation
24% (176)
diarrhea
13% (331)
stomach pain
9% (329)
flu-like symptoms
8% (329)
heartburn
8% (331)
runny nose
6% (327)
sneezing
3% (324)
Fluoxetine (Prozac)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
51% (497)
nervousness
42% (507)
dry mouth
40% (491)
drowsiness
33% (487)
nausea
26% (491)
excessive sweating
24% (486)
weakness
22% (478)
loss of appetite
21% (486)
severe sleep disturbances
29% (283)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (485)
weight loss
16% (486)
sore throat
11% (484)
dizziness
23% (132)
suicidal thoughts
25% (67)
headaches
31% (36)
fatigue
29% (7)
Imipramine (Tofranil)% of members (num votes)
dry mouth
67% (54)
weakness or tiredness
46% (54)
drowsiness
44% (55)
constipation
37% (54)
excessive sweating
35% (52)
excitement or anxiety
30% (53)
changes in appetite or weight
29% (52)
changes in sex drive or ability
24% (50)
nausea
23% (53)
skin more sensitive to sunlight than usual
21% (52)
blurred vision
22% (51)
nightmares
15% (53)
difficulty urinating
15% (53)
frequent urination
11% (53)
Lamotrigine (Lamictal)% of members (num votes)
difficulty thinking or concentrating
48% (157)
drowsiness
38% (154)
loss of balance or coordination
29% (149)
blurred vision
25% (155)
difficulty speaking
25% (150)
dizziness
25% (151)
constipation
18% (146)
stomach, back, or joint pain
17% (145)
loss of appetite
15% (147)
double vision
11% (150)
weight loss
10% (146)
uncontrollable movements of the eyes
9% (148)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
9% (141)
missed or painful menstrual periods
8% (148)
diarrhea
8% (145)
swelling, itching, or irritation of the vagina
7% (145)
Mania
14% (21)
Addiction
0% (21)
Levothyroxine% of members (num votes)
irritability
33% (184)
insomnia
30% (185)
nervousness
28% (188)
sensitivity to heat
28% (185)
excessive sweating
25% (187)
headache
24% (189)
temporary hair loss
24% (188)
increased appetite
20% (186)
diarrhea
16% (187)
weight loss
15% (191)
stomach cramps
13% (186)
changes in menstrual cycle
12% (184)
tremor
12% (190)
nausea
11% (185)
fever
5% (182)
heart palpitations
57% (14)
vomiting
4% (185)
Hives
15% (26)
Rash
29% (7)
Insomnia
33% (6)
Lorazepam (Ativan)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
70% (215)
tiredness
60% (211)
dizziness
37% (209)
dry mouth
29% (203)
weakness
27% (206)
changes in sex drive or ability
20% (200)
changes in appetite
14% (197)
restlessness or excitement
13% (201)
blurred vision
12% (199)
frequent urination
10% (199)
constipation
10% (199)
difficulty urinating
8% (197)
nausea
5% (201)
weight gain
19% (42)
diarrhea
4% (200)
insomnia
17% (29)
making strange sounds
3% (31)
Magnesium% of members (num votes)
diarrhea
28% (1878)
stomach discomfort
21% (1840)
nervousness
8% (609)
insomnia
9% (353)
weight gain
9% (356)
disassociation
4% (602)
Headache
12% (217)
feeling slowed down
15% (146)
Brain
3% (481)
brain zaps
4% (265)
Not feeling anything (almost emotionless)
12% (60)
Hypomania
2% (312)
anxiety in the beginning of the treatment
5% (94)
Murderous Rage
2% (214)
when i went off it i had a seizure wish i ha some now
0% (193)
Meditation% of members (num votes)
reduced stress
78% (2165)
improved mood
71% (2127)
improved sleep
52% (2089)
reduced pain
36% (2071)
waking up too early
15% (1628)
nasal congestion
12% (1601)
anxiety
25% (530)
Passing out
6% (1831)
depression
20% (363)
palpitations
12% (626)
panic attacks
14% (490)
Drowsiness
28% (246)
Insomnia
18% (330)
withdrawel
9% (623)
easy bruising
9% (581)
Migraines
9% (563)
Easily Angered
17% (290)
more relaxed
57% (79)
water retention
9% (450)
muscle relaxation
49% (78)
Eye twitches
11% (345)
Aggression increase
12% (290)
Eye Twitches
10% (343)
hypotention - lowered overall blood pressure
8% (395)
Crying
26% (118)
deeper sleep
38% (79)
stuttering
5% (569)
Mouth ulcers
6% (463)
Hair Loss
9% (303)
nervousness
25% (110)
i have hardly done it
16% (166)
worsened acne
5% (547)
unpleasant body odor
6% (398)
more alert next day
29% (79)
\"Brain Zaps\"
7% (320)
Swelling
7% (300)
Head zaps
6% (351)
head zaps
6% (353)
Rash
6% (301)
insomnia
16% (93)
tingling in hands feet and tongue
12% (144)
skin rash
6% (271)
orthostatic hypotension
4% (395)
Muscle pain/stiffness on waking
23% (69)
hives
3% (617)
heart palpitations
14% (99)
increased sexual desire
11% (104)
withdrawal
11% (92)
amnesia
6% (181)
Night excursions with no memory of it in the AM
3% (259)
Sense of overall dullness
21% (34)
Ideopathic Intracranial Hypertension
2% (309)
Dependence/addiction
6% (83)
Withdrawal
5% (65)
Seizures
2% (257)
worried about addiction
12% (17)
Irritability when between injections
4% (55)
Paroxetine withdrawal
2% (66)
Paroxetine (Paxil)% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
51% (305)
sleepiness or feeling "drugged"
43% (300)
difficulty concentrating
43% (296)
nervousness
39% (289)
weight gain
38% (290)
dizziness
36% (292)
forgetfulness
36% (288)
dry mouth
35% (288)
unusual dreams
34% (290)
headache
34% (297)
weakness
30% (289)
confusion
28% (286)
sweating
26% (287)
nausea
25% (287)
yawning
19% (284)
sensitivity to light
18% (284)
decreased appetite
18% (284)
constipation
18% (285)
pain in the back, muscles, joints, or anywhere in the body
17% (282)
muscle weakness or tightness
16% (283)
gas
15% (283)
stomach pain
13% (285)
diarrhea
12% (282)
changes in ability to taste food
11% (288)
heartburn
11% (281)
flushing (redness in face and other ares of skin)
11% (280)
weight loss
11% (283)
lump or tightness in throat
11% (284)
sore teeth and gums
10% (281)
runny nose
9% (280)
painful or irregular menstruation
8% (273)
vomiting
7% (282)
cough
5% (281)
increased sex drive
4% (280)
Pregabalin (Lyrica)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
64% (372)
difficulty remembering or forgetfulness
62% (352)
dizziness
57% (363)
dry mouth
56% (358)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
56% (351)
weight gain
52% (346)
loss of balance or unsteadiness
50% (339)
headache
42% (348)
lack of coordination
42% (338)
confusion
42% (342)
weakness
41% (342)
constipation
37% (347)
anxiety
36% (337)
bloating
34% (341)
muscle twitching
34% (334)
increased appetite
34% (334)
gas
33% (347)
nausea
33% (344)
swelling of the arms, hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
34% (334)
back pain
32% (328)
speech problems
27% (338)
uncontrollable shaking or jerking of a part of the body
20% (334)
''high'' or elevated mood
19% (337)
double vision
25% (156)
vomiting
10% (335)
cold sweats
19% (145)
extreme dryness in eyes, lungs, mouth, etc.
30% (53)
delirium
6% (145)
side effects from meditation are all good
9% (53)
No effect whatsoever
14% (35)
cellcept
2% (152)
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
45% (276)
excessive tiredness
44% (272)
difficulty sleeping
28% (268)
upset stomach
16% (263)
weepiness
12% (261)
Very low pulse
28% (111)
constipation
12% (264)
Increased head pain
20% (105)
did not relieve pain
41% (49)
diarrhea
7% (261)
vomiting
7% (260)
decreased sex drive
20% (84)
Rapid heartbeat
15% (88)
rash
3% (260)
dissociation
8% (113)
chest pain
10% (50)
supposed to be for Imitrex - Heart Palpitations
7% (71)
double vision
10% (50)
sweating
17% (24)
slept for 2 hours and then couldn\'t go back to sleep
13% (30)
disassociative episodes
4% (110)
lack of motivation
31% (13)
preoccupied with thoughts of bedtime
23% (13)
hallucinations
3% (76)
K
1% (156)
apathy
17% (12)
Pressure in throat area
7% (27)
dissassociative state
6% (31)
Complement Fixation
1% (109)
restless leg sydrome
11% (9)
Hallucinations
1% (75)
chest pain/heart attack
2% (49)
Apathy
8% (12)
Increased sexual pleasure.
0% (52)
Quetiapine (Seroquel)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
89% (125)
difficulty thinking or concentrating
65% (121)
dizziness
59% (116)
dry mouth
51% (119)
unusual dreams
50% (116)
decreased sexual desire or ability
50% (113)
irritability
45% (117)
increased appetite
46% (114)
excessive weight gain
40% (115)
weakness
39% (117)
loss of coordination
38% (117)
difficulty speaking or using language
29% (114)
headache
27% (115)
constipation
26% (112)
gas
24% (109)
indigestion
21% (112)
pain in the joints, back, neck, or ears
21% (112)
stomach pain or swelling
20% (109)
stuffy nose
20% (111)
numbness, burning, or tingling in the arms or legs
12% (113)
breast enlargement in males
5% (106)
missed menstrual periods
4% (110)
discharge from the breasts
3% (108)
hypoglycemia
33% (3)
weight loss
33% (3)
Sertraline (Zoloft)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
55% (466)
weight changes
41% (460)
dry mouth
38% (461)
excessive tiredness
38% (465)
drowsiness
37% (453)
nervousness
31% (451)
headache
26% (451)
dizziness
26% (448)
nausea
26% (457)
gas or bloating
22% (449)
excessive sweating
21% (447)
loss of appetite
19% (451)
diarrhea
18% (456)
constipation
15% (453)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (446)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
12% (448)
sore throat
6% (441)
vomiting
6% (448)
Inability to sleep
30% (33)
Venlafaxine (Effexor)% of members (num votes)
changes in sexual desire or ability
53% (424)
weakness or tiredness
42% (430)
dizziness
39% (426)
dry mouth
39% (421)
drowsiness
36% (427)
headache
34% (429)
nightmares
33% (424)
sweating
31% (420)
hot flashes or flushing
27% (418)
nausea
26% (420)
constipation
24% (422)
yawning
24% (410)
twitching
21% (420)
ringing in the ears
21% (412)
loss of appetite
20% (417)
gas
20% (411)
muscle tightness
17% (415)
frequent urination
16% (413)
change in ability to taste food
16% (415)
anxiety
49% (118)
pain, burning, numbness, or tingling in part of the body
14% (412)
heartburn
13% (410)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (416)
stomach pain
13% (414)
brain \"zaps\"
48% (104)
diarrhea
12% (411)
nervousness
43% (114)
weight loss
11% (412)
weight gain
41% (112)
enlarged pupils (black circles in the middle of the eyes)
10% (406)
burping
9% (412)
difficulty urinating
9% (412)
sore throat, chills, or other signs of infection
9% (407)
vomiting
6% (409)
Agitation
36% (28)
sore skin
10% (94)
cold nose
6% (96)
shooting pains up one leg
4% (48)
shooting pain up one leg
4% (48)

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