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Depression (12,177 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)% of members (num votes)
Improved sleep
33% (270)
More balanced mood
33% (270)
Reduced anxiety
29% (271)
Drowsiness
25% (275)
Nausea
10% (270)
Nightmares
9% (268)
Reduced sex drive
8% (268)
Stomach cramps
7% (267)
Flatulence
6% (267)
Hypertension
6% (268)
Memory problems
8% (131)
Hair loss
5% (148)
Vomiting
2% (266)
nausea
4% (138)
Difficulty urinating
3% (104)
Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1098)
Bruising
19% (1080)
Nausea relief
13% (1073)
Bleeding
11% (1074)
Nerve injury
4% (1079)
Bacterial infection
4% (1083)
heartburn
5% (665)
night sweats
7% (430)
yawning
11% (177)
Upset stomach
7% (252)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
14% (111)
Jaw clenching
8% (193)
vertigo
7% (164)
Derealization
2% (474)
dehydration
4% (255)
wired
5% (166)
hunger
5% (164)
drop in blood pressure
6% (144)
tachycardia
3% (242)
rebound anxiety
6% (113)
rough on stomach
4% (166)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
5% (111)
Pneumothorax
0% (1071)
hair loss
5% (104)
hypotension
3% (143)
Hepatitis B
0% (1071)
yeast infections
8% (50)
urinary hesitancy
3% (113)
tic exacerbation
1% (191)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
2% (51)
off label used for stage fright
1% (110)
Halusinations
0% (17)
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% (110)
Adderall% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
66% (179)
loss of appetite
66% (169)
dry mouth
57% (168)
jitters
54% (167)
weight loss
49% (166)
sweating
34% (163)
headache
30% (166)
dizziness
21% (163)
sleepiness
21% (167)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (164)
nausea
16% (160)
diarrhea
14% (160)
stomach pain
13% (161)
fever
4% (159)
vomiting
1% (160)
Alprazolam (Xanax)% of members (num votes)
Reduced anxiety
87% (468)
Reduced panic
81% (459)
Drowsiness
62% (437)
Decreased inhibitions
42% (430)
Forgetfulness
37% (427)
Light-headedness
28% (430)
Dizziness
25% (422)
Dry mouth
24% (418)
Depression
23% (434)
Decreased sex drive
24% (420)
Irritability
16% (424)
Blurred vision
14% (421)
Constipation
13% (418)
Muscle weakness
12% (422)
Insomnia
12% (425)
Nausea
8% (418)
Hyperactivity
7% (425)
Tremor
7% (420)
depression
19% (104)
racing thoughts
8% (125)
high blood pressure
7% (120)
Vomiting
2% (417)
Jaundice
2% (421)
suicidal thoughts
7% (99)
Seizure
1% (423)
Convulsion
2% (226)
Hot Flashes when dosage increased
3% (118)
Watery mouth
0% (410)
Rash
0% (3)
Amitriptyline% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
59% (435)
dry mouth
53% (427)
weakness or tiredness
52% (429)
changes in appetite or weight
37% (423)
constipation
30% (424)
changes in sex drive or ability
31% (414)
headaches
25% (416)
unsteadiness
25% (408)
confusion
24% (415)
nightmares
23% (415)
nausea
20% (417)
blurred vision
19% (413)
excessive sweating
18% (411)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
14% (411)
difficulty urinating
10% (411)
vomiting
7% (413)
Angry
18% (11)
Halucinations
9% (11)
Aripiprazole (Abilify)% of members (num votes)
Restlessness
46% (104)
Weight gain
43% (104)
Anxiety
45% (100)
Drowsiness
42% (103)
More balanced mood
32% (101)
Dizziness
31% (100)
Insomnia
31% (100)
Reduced mania
24% (99)
Nausea
22% (100)
Headache
19% (99)
Blurred vision
19% (99)
Constipation
18% (98)
Vomiting
5% (98)
Bupropion (Wellbutrin)% of members (num votes)
dry mouth
49% (700)
Fatigue
37% (608)
headache
32% (699)
forgetfulness
38% (587)
drowsiness
30% (703)
excitement
29% (702)
dizziness
29% (695)
excessive sweating
26% (692)
Dizzyness upon standing
30% (579)
constipation
23% (685)
nausea
22% (693)
anxiety
44% (307)
weight loss
19% (690)
anxious
41% (311)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
18% (694)
worsened depression horribly
16% (537)
Memory loss
29% (291)
cold painful numb fingers
13% (570)
loss of interest in sex
41% (146)
ringing ears
25% (223)
palipitations
22% (242)
SSRI - sleepy
19% (244)
vomiting
6% (686)
More tired
34% (103)
Dialated eyes
5% (509)
anger/temper outbursts
29% (65)
serotonin storm
5% (368)
Heart rate slowed
6% (159)
diarrhea
13% (64)
heart rate felt slower
4% (160)
Restless legs
29% (21)
psychosis
9% (67)
seizure
1% (432)
allergic reaction
2% (41)
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% (197)
Caffeine% of members (num votes)
difficulty sleeping
56% (1689)
fast heart rate
53% (1708)
excessive urination
50% (1687)
restlessness
49% (1695)
anxiety
42% (1691)
irritability
38% (1682)
tremors
21% (1657)
dizziness
21% (1663)
nausea
20% (1662)
depression
18% (1645)
focused
55% (396)
happier
49% (364)
relaxed
26% (386)
Acid reflux
33% (172)
less concerned about cronic lateness
14% (355)
higher awareness of dust and desire to clean
14% (352)
Gas and bloating
29% (157)
Decreased kinesia
3% (145)
Citalopram (Celexa)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
53% (266)
excessive tiredness
38% (263)
drowsiness
38% (258)
dry mouth
35% (257)
nausea
31% (257)
nervousness
28% (254)
loss of appetite
19% (251)
excessive sweating
17% (253)
excitement
15% (253)
diarrhea
15% (252)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (253)
stomach pain
13% (250)
muscle or joint pain
13% (252)
vomiting
7% (251)
Excessive yawning
33% (15)
Headache
18% (22)
Clonazepam (Klonopin, Rivotril)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
76% (387)
difficulty thinking or remembering
51% (376)
unsteadiness
35% (366)
dizziness
34% (372)
problems with coordination
33% (366)
changes in sex drive or ability
28% (360)
frequent urination
17% (366)
blurred vision
17% (364)
muscle or joint pain
14% (364)
increased saliva
6% (362)
nightmares
10% (10)
rash
0% (11)
nightmare
0% (10)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
changes in sexual desire or ability
49% (349)
tiredness
49% (350)
dry mouth
46% (348)
sweating or night sweats
43% (352)
nausea
38% (352)
drowsiness
39% (340)
dizziness
36% (344)
headache
34% (343)
weakness
31% (344)
constipation
27% (345)
muscle pain or cramps
23% (341)
decreased appetite
21% (346)
stomach pain
18% (344)
heartburn
17% (341)
increased urination
16% (343)
diarrhea
15% (343)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (334)
difficulty urinating
15% (337)
vomiting
14% (345)
Excessive sleeping
24% (68)
facial myofacial pain
15% (59)
itching
11% (35)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
14% (22)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (16)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (17)
Escitalopram (Lexapro)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
56% (307)
excessive tiredness
36% (301)
drowsiness
35% (303)
dry mouth
30% (300)
increased appetite
23% (300)
increased sweating
23% (299)
dizziness
23% (301)
nausea
22% (297)
increased anxiety
25% (204)
constipation
15% (298)
diarrhea
14% (295)
Disassociation
25% (142)
stomach pain
10% (294)
heartburn
8% (297)
flu-like symptoms
8% (295)
runny nose
6% (294)
sneezing
3% (291)
Fish oil% of members (num votes)
belching
33% (1000)
indigestion
16% (984)
loose stools
15% (974)
reduced pain
12% (958)
acid reflux
11% (902)
lower blood pressure
10% (973)
nausea
8% (363)
headache
7% (718)
Stomach Pain
6% (653)
nosebleeds
3% (957)
rash
2% (960)
Improved Sleep
16% (86)
ibuprofen: stomach pain
8% (118)
birth control pills: irritability
6% (118)
Dry mouth
6% (113)
Headaches
6% (114)
stomach pain
4% (114)
altered thyroid function
4% (75)
codones-hallucinations
1% (328)
Suicidality
1% (74)
Sensitive Teeth
6% (18)
Fainting
0% (16)
Sleepines
0% (41)
Fluoxetine (Prozac)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
51% (450)
nervousness
42% (458)
dry mouth
40% (443)
drowsiness
34% (441)
nausea
26% (442)
excessive sweating
24% (440)
weakness
22% (433)
loss of appetite
21% (440)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (439)
severe sleep disturbances
31% (236)
weight loss
16% (441)
sore throat
11% (438)
dizziness
23% (84)
suicidal thoughts
32% (19)
Imipramine (Tofranil)% of members (num votes)
dry mouth
67% (48)
drowsiness
43% (49)
weakness or tiredness
44% (48)
constipation
38% (48)
excessive sweating
35% (46)
excitement or anxiety
30% (47)
changes in appetite or weight
28% (46)
nausea
23% (47)
skin more sensitive to sunlight than usual
22% (46)
blurred vision
22% (46)
changes in sex drive or ability
23% (44)
difficulty urinating
15% (47)
nightmares
15% (47)
frequent urination
11% (47)
Lamotrigine (Lamictal)% of members (num votes)
difficulty thinking or concentrating
47% (148)
drowsiness
37% (145)
loss of balance or coordination
28% (141)
difficulty speaking
25% (142)
blurred vision
23% (146)
dizziness
23% (142)
constipation
19% (138)
stomach, back, or joint pain
17% (137)
loss of appetite
14% (138)
double vision
10% (142)
weight loss
10% (138)
uncontrollable movements of the eyes
10% (140)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
9% (133)
missed or painful menstrual periods
9% (140)
swelling, itching, or irritation of the vagina
7% (137)
diarrhea
6% (137)
Mania
17% (12)
Addiction
0% (13)
Levothyroxine% of members (num votes)
irritability
32% (165)
insomnia
29% (167)
nervousness
27% (169)
sensitivity to heat
27% (166)
excessive sweating
26% (168)
headache
25% (170)
temporary hair loss
23% (170)
increased appetite
20% (168)
diarrhea
17% (168)
weight loss
15% (172)
stomach cramps
14% (168)
changes in menstrual cycle
13% (166)
tremor
11% (171)
nausea
11% (166)
fever
4% (164)
vomiting
4% (166)
Hives
29% (7)
Lithium% of members (num votes)
weight gain or loss
54% (100)
dry mouth
51% (98)
fine hand movements that are difficult to control
45% (98)
restlessness
43% (97)
depression
45% (94)
thirsty
51% (70)
loss of appetite
33% (99)
constipation
32% (96)
indigestion
25% (95)
stomach pain or bloating
24% (95)
mood swing
42% (53)
change in the ability to taste food
23% (93)
thin, brittle fingernails or hair
22% (96)
hair loss
22% (97)
unusual discomfort in cold temperatures
20% (94)
gas
21% (92)
joint or muscle pain
20% (92)
slurred speach
33% (52)
acne
16% (95)
excessive saliva in the mouth
11% (91)
chest pains
10% (48)
tongue pain
4% (93)
swollen lips
3% (93)
Affect kidney function
10% (30)
Acne
0% (3)
Low dose naltrexone (LDN)% of members (num votes)
increased sense of well-being
55% (220)
vivid dreams
45% (221)
increased self-confidence
43% (214)
difficulty sleeping
34% (217)
increased sex drive
17% (213)
drowsiness
24% (119)
body aches
18% (65)
Muscle ache
18% (60)
Sore Joints
19% (59)
ulcer
7% (69)
Hypothyroidism
5% (57)
Increased muscle strength
17% (12)
decreased orgasim
13% (8)
Magnesium% of members (num votes)
diarrhea
27% (1684)
stomach discomfort
21% (1650)
nervousness
8% (425)
insomnia
10% (169)
disassociation
4% (419)
weight gain
7% (168)
Brain
3% (298)
Headache
7% (29)
brain zaps
2% (84)
Hypomania
2% (131)
Murderous Rage
0% (28)
when i went off it i had a seizure wish i ha some now
0% (9)
Meditation% of members (num votes)
reduced stress
78% (3936)
improved mood
71% (3880)
improved sleep
51% (3822)
reduced pain
36% (3788)
waking up too early
14% (2912)
nasal congestion
13% (2870)
Passing out
6% (3318)
anxiety
24% (726)
palpitations
11% (914)
panic attacks
13% (656)
withdrawel
8% (904)
depression
18% (408)
easy bruising
8% (822)
Migraines
7% (796)
Drowsiness
31% (172)
Insomnia
15% (338)
Eye twitches
12% (374)
water retention
8% (580)
Eye Twitches
11% (372)
hypotention - lowered overall blood pressure
8% (474)
Easily Angered
15% (260)
Mouth ulcers
6% (604)
worsened acne
4% (766)
stuttering
4% (806)
orthostatic hypotension
5% (474)
\"Brain Zaps\"
7% (328)
hives
3% (902)
Hair Loss
8% (290)
Head zaps
6% (398)
unpleasant body odor
5% (476)
Aggression increase
8% (256)
head zaps
5% (398)
Rash
6% (290)
Swelling
5% (282)
skin rash
5% (224)
i have hardly done it
17% (24)
Night excursions with no memory of it in the AM
2% (202)
Seizures
2% (202)
amnesia
5% (44)
Ideopathic Intracranial Hypertension
1% (308)
Modafinil (Provigil)% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
42% (186)
headache
37% (190)
dry mouth
32% (180)
dizziness
28% (185)
excessive thirst
27% (177)
loss of appetite
23% (176)
sweating
23% (175)
drowsiness
21% (183)
jittery
34% (105)
confusion
19% (172)
unusual tastes
15% (177)
nausea
13% (181)
flushing
13% (174)
constipation
12% (180)
back pain
12% (174)
gas
10% (176)
heartburn
10% (177)
tight muscles or difficulty moving
9% (171)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of your body
9% (172)
difficulty seeing or eye pain
8% (174)
diarrhea
7% (180)
burning, tingling, or numbness of the skin
7% (172)
nosebleed
5% (175)
more energy
35% (23)
Zoloft - shaking, lack of sexual intrest and could not feel my clitoris at all
14% (37)
suicidal ideations
16% (19)
It was appalling to get off this drug.
7% (29)
renal failure
0% (41)
fell asleep, kicked out of group - snored
0% (37)
Paroxetine (Paxil)% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
50% (278)
sleepiness or feeling "drugged"
44% (275)
difficulty concentrating
43% (272)
nervousness
38% (268)
weight gain
38% (266)
dizziness
36% (270)
forgetfulness
36% (266)
dry mouth
36% (266)
unusual dreams
35% (269)
headache
34% (273)
weakness
31% (267)
confusion
28% (264)
sweating
27% (265)
nausea
27% (264)
yawning
19% (263)
decreased appetite
19% (263)
sensitivity to light
18% (263)
constipation
18% (262)
pain in the back, muscles, joints, or anywhere in the body
18% (261)
muscle weakness or tightness
16% (262)
gas
16% (261)
stomach pain
13% (263)
flushing (redness in face and other ares of skin)
11% (261)
lump or tightness in throat
11% (264)
heartburn
11% (260)
diarrhea
11% (260)
weight loss
11% (262)
changes in ability to taste food
11% (265)
runny nose
9% (260)
sore teeth and gums
9% (259)
vomiting
7% (261)
painful or irregular menstruation
8% (253)
cough
5% (260)
increased sex drive
3% (259)
Sertraline (Zoloft)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
54% (425)
weight changes
40% (420)
excessive tiredness
38% (425)
dry mouth
38% (422)
drowsiness
37% (414)
nervousness
31% (412)
dizziness
27% (410)
headache
27% (411)
nausea
26% (418)
gas or bloating
22% (410)
excessive sweating
21% (407)
loss of appetite
19% (413)
diarrhea
18% (417)
constipation
15% (414)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (407)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
12% (409)
sore throat
6% (403)
vomiting
5% (409)
SSRIs% of members (num votes)
Sexual problems
62% (744)
Sleeplessness or drowsiness
56% (732)
Agitation (feeling jittery)
51% (726)
Headache
39% (714)
Nausea
34% (719)
Dissociation
33% (507)
Insomnia
53% (79)
dizziness
30% (137)
\'brain storms\'
27% (143)
Dry mouth
45% (60)
brain zaps
35% (77)
Tingling sensation
18% (60)
Testosterone% of members (num votes)
mood changes
44% (73)
depression
24% (71)
nervousness
22% (72)
acne
21% (72)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
20% (70)
hot flushes
18% (72)
decreased sexual desire
18% (71)
dry skin
17% (71)
weakness
14% (71)
urinary urgency
21% (47)
headache
14% (71)
hair loss
14% (71)
breast enlargement and/or pain
10% (71)
teary eyes
7% (71)
Yeast infection
10% (41)
changes in ability to smell or taste
4% (70)
polycythemia
5% (19)
elevated hematocrit
5% (19)
Thyroid (Armour)% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
39% (36)
irritability or rapid changes in mood
25% (36)
temporary hair loss
25% (36)
anxiety
22% (36)
muscle weakness
23% (35)
weight loss
19% (37)
increased appetite
14% (36)
changes in menstrual cycle
14% (36)
flushing
14% (37)
headache
14% (35)
shaking of a part of your body that you cannot control
8% (36)
stomach cramps
9% (35)
hyperactivity
8% (36)
nausea
6% (35)
diarrhea
6% (36)
vomiting
3% (36)
fever
0% (36)
Trazodone% of members (num votes)
weakness or tiredness
62% (125)
headache or heaviness in head
51% (129)
decreased ability to concentrate or remember things
48% (122)
dry mouth
38% (124)
nightmares
26% (121)
nausea
25% (124)
confusion
26% (120)
nervousness
25% (122)
bad taste in mouth
24% (122)
changes in appetite or weight
22% (121)
sweating
21% (121)
blurred vision
19% (120)
constipation
18% (123)
tired, red, or itchy eyes
17% (119)
muscle pain
15% (121)
ringing in ears
13% (120)
stomach pain
10% (125)
diarrhea
9% (119)
vomiting
6% (123)
Hip problem
13% (46)
haemphilia
1% (91)
Valproic Acid (Depakote)% of members (num votes)
weight changes
61% (119)
drowsiness
55% (119)
changes in appetite
42% (115)
mood swings
42% (113)
dizziness
39% (116)
abnormal thinking
35% (114)
headache
33% (111)
memory loss
32% (115)
agitation
32% (112)
loss of coordination
27% (112)
hair loss
25% (115)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
23% (111)
constipation
22% (109)
ringing in the ears
17% (110)
blurred or double vision
15% (110)
back pain
14% (109)
heartburn
13% (111)
diarrhea
11% (109)
uncontrollable movements of the eyes
9% (111)
stuffed or runny nose
9% (111)
sore throat
7% (109)
uncontrollable facial muscle twitches
3% (30)
Venlafaxine (Effexor)% of members (num votes)
changes in sexual desire or ability
54% (756)
weakness or tiredness
41% (768)
dry mouth
40% (758)
dizziness
39% (760)
drowsiness
36% (764)
headache
33% (764)
nightmares
33% (762)
sweating
32% (748)
hot flashes or flushing
27% (742)
nausea
27% (750)
constipation
24% (754)
yawning
24% (736)
twitching
22% (752)
ringing in the ears
21% (734)
gas
21% (734)
loss of appetite
20% (744)
muscle tightness
18% (740)
change in ability to taste food
16% (742)
frequent urination
16% (736)
heartburn
14% (732)
pain, burning, numbness, or tingling in part of the body
14% (736)
stomach pain
14% (740)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (740)
diarrhea
12% (734)
weight loss
11% (736)
enlarged pupils (black circles in the middle of the eyes)
11% (724)
anxiety
51% (144)
burping
10% (736)
sore throat, chills, or other signs of infection
10% (726)
nervousness
46% (138)
difficulty urinating
8% (732)
brain \"zaps\"
50% (116)
weight gain
41% (136)
vomiting
6% (734)
sore skin
12% (102)
cold nose
8% (104)
shooting pains up one leg
20% (10)
shooting pain up one leg
20% (10)

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