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Depression (13,120 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% (156)
Vomiting
2% (285)
Difficulty urinating
3% (123)
Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1198)
Bruising
19% (1180)
Nausea relief
14% (1170)
Bleeding
10% (1172)
Bacterial infection
4% (1186)
Nerve injury
4% (1180)
heartburn
4% (764)
night sweats
6% (532)
yawning
11% (278)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
13% (210)
Upset stomach
7% (354)
Jaw clenching
7% (292)
vertigo
7% (265)
dehydration
5% (358)
hunger
6% (265)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
7% (208)
rebound anxiety
7% (213)
drop in blood pressure
6% (244)
wired
5% (266)
yeast infections
8% (147)
hair loss
6% (201)
rough on stomach
4% (266)
Derealization
2% (575)
tachycardia
3% (343)
urinary hesitancy
5% (212)
weight gain
19% (47)
headached
16% (45)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
4% (147)
Pneumothorax
1% (1171)
hypotension
2% (241)
Hepatitis B
0% (1171)
tic exacerbation
1% (292)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
4% (53)
Halusinations
1% (113)
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% (204)
off label used for stage fright
0% (204)
Adderall% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
66% (199)
loss of appetite
66% (187)
dry mouth
58% (186)
jitters
55% (186)
weight loss
47% (182)
sweating
34% (180)
headache
30% (184)
sleepiness
20% (185)
dizziness
19% (180)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
18% (182)
nausea
15% (176)
diarrhea
14% (176)
stomach pain
13% (178)
fever
5% (176)
Clenching of teeth
80% (5)
vomiting
1% (176)
Bladder control
25% (4)
Alprazolam (Xanax)% of members (num votes)
Reduced anxiety
87% (523)
Reduced panic
81% (513)
Drowsiness
62% (485)
Decreased inhibitions
42% (481)
Forgetfulness
37% (476)
Light-headedness
28% (483)
Dizziness
26% (470)
Dry mouth
24% (466)
Decreased sex drive
24% (467)
Depression
23% (484)
Irritability
15% (472)
Blurred vision
14% (470)
Constipation
13% (466)
Muscle weakness
13% (471)
Insomnia
11% (473)
Hyperactivity
8% (473)
Nausea
8% (467)
depression
20% (152)
Tremor
6% (467)
racing thoughts
9% (174)
suicidal thoughts
9% (147)
high blood pressure
5% (167)
Vomiting
2% (464)
Jaundice
2% (469)
Seizure
2% (472)
Hot Flashes when dosage increased
4% (165)
Convulsion
1% (274)
Watery mouth
1% (457)
Rash
4% (50)
seziure
4% (24)
Amitriptyline% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (501)
weakness or tiredness
53% (495)
dry mouth
52% (494)
changes in appetite or weight
36% (488)
changes in sex drive or ability
30% (478)
constipation
30% (488)
confusion
25% (480)
headaches
25% (479)
unsteadiness
25% (474)
nightmares
23% (478)
blurred vision
20% (477)
nausea
20% (482)
excessive sweating
18% (474)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
14% (475)
difficulty urinating
10% (475)
vomiting
7% (477)
felt like a zombie
41% (27)
Suicidal Thoughts
14% (58)
Angry
11% (73)
Halucinations
7% (76)
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% (773)
headache
33% (771)
forgetfulness
38% (661)
Fatigue
36% (681)
drowsiness
30% (776)
excitement
30% (773)
dizziness
29% (767)
Dizzyness upon standing
30% (652)
excessive sweating
25% (762)
constipation
23% (756)
nausea
22% (764)
anxiety
42% (379)
anxious
39% (383)
weight loss
19% (760)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (764)
worsened depression horribly
16% (609)
Memory loss
27% (362)
loss of interest in sex
41% (216)
cold painful numb fingers
12% (638)
ringing ears
23% (290)
palipitations
21% (311)
SSRI - sleepy
17% (306)
More tired
29% (175)
vomiting
6% (755)
anger/temper outbursts
26% (135)
Dialated eyes
5% (577)
Restless legs
21% (90)
serotonin storm
4% (435)
diarrhea
10% (132)
Heart rate slowed
5% (226)
heart rate felt slower
4% (228)
psychosis
5% (134)
seizure
1% (500)
less emotions
27% (22)
allergic reaction
2% (108)
Passing Out
0% (24)
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% (261)
increased effects of pain meds
0% (33)
Caffeine% of members (num votes)
difficulty sleeping
56% (1820)
fast heart rate
53% (1844)
restlessness
49% (1830)
excessive urination
50% (1818)
anxiety
42% (1822)
irritability
38% (1815)
tremors
22% (1784)
dizziness
21% (1793)
nausea
20% (1791)
depression
18% (1774)
focused
54% (531)
happier
49% (492)
relaxed
24% (514)
Acid reflux
31% (302)
Gas and bloating
26% (284)
less concerned about cronic lateness
14% (476)
higher awareness of dust and desire to clean
13% (479)
Sweats
18% (50)
Decreased kinesia
3% (267)
hypoglycemia
11% (45)
Weight gain
40% (5)
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% (428)
difficulty thinking or remembering
51% (417)
unsteadiness
36% (404)
dizziness
34% (410)
problems with coordination
33% (404)
changes in sex drive or ability
28% (397)
frequent urination
17% (403)
blurred vision
17% (399)
muscle or joint pain
13% (401)
increased saliva
6% (400)
nightmares
7% (46)
nightmare
4% (48)
rash
4% (49)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
49% (385)
changes in sexual desire or ability
49% (384)
dry mouth
45% (381)
sweating or night sweats
43% (385)
drowsiness
40% (374)
nausea
38% (388)
dizziness
36% (377)
headache
34% (377)
weakness
32% (378)
constipation
27% (381)
muscle pain or cramps
23% (372)
decreased appetite
21% (379)
stomach pain
19% (377)
heartburn
18% (373)
increased urination
17% (376)
diarrhea
15% (375)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (367)
vomiting
14% (378)
difficulty urinating
14% (369)
Excessive sleeping
27% (101)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
25% (55)
facial myofacial pain
12% (89)
itching
16% (68)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (46)
inability to physically cry (while feeling sadness)
0% (3)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (48)
Escitalopram (Lexapro)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
55% (339)
drowsiness
35% (334)
excessive tiredness
34% (332)
dry mouth
28% (331)
increased appetite
23% (331)
increased sweating
23% (330)
dizziness
22% (332)
nausea
21% (329)
increased anxiety
25% (234)
constipation
15% (330)
diarrhea
13% (327)
Disassociation
25% (172)
stomach pain
10% (325)
flu-like symptoms
8% (325)
heartburn
8% (327)
runny nose
6% (323)
sneezing
3% (320)
Fish oil% of members (num votes)
belching
33% (1066)
indigestion
17% (1045)
loose stools
15% (1036)
reduced pain
12% (1018)
acid reflux
11% (963)
lower blood pressure
9% (1033)
nausea
8% (422)
headache
7% (779)
Stomach Pain
6% (713)
nosebleeds
3% (1018)
rash
2% (1021)
Improved Sleep
14% (148)
Dry mouth
10% (177)
ibuprofen: stomach pain
9% (181)
Headaches
6% (177)
birth control pills: irritability
6% (181)
stomach pain
6% (177)
Sensitive Teeth
10% (82)
altered thyroid function
4% (137)
Sleepines
5% (104)
Suicidality
2% (136)
codones-hallucinations
1% (388)
Fainting
1% (79)
Fluoxetine (Prozac)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
51% (488)
nervousness
42% (497)
dry mouth
40% (482)
drowsiness
33% (478)
nausea
26% (482)
excessive sweating
24% (477)
weakness
22% (469)
loss of appetite
21% (477)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (476)
weight loss
16% (477)
severe sleep disturbances
29% (273)
sore throat
11% (475)
dizziness
22% (123)
suicidal thoughts
25% (57)
headaches
33% (27)
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)
changes in sex drive or ability
24% (49)
nausea
23% (52)
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)
uncontrollable movements of the eyes
10% (147)
weight loss
10% (145)
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% (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)
tremor
12% (187)
changes in menstrual cycle
12% (181)
nausea
11% (182)
fever
5% (179)
vomiting
4% (182)
heart palpitations
55% (11)
Hives
17% (23)
Rash
50% (4)
Insomnia
33% (3)
Lithium% of members (num votes)
weight gain or loss
53% (104)
dry mouth
50% (102)
fine hand movements that are difficult to control
44% (102)
depression
44% (98)
restlessness
43% (101)
thirsty
51% (74)
loss of appetite
32% (103)
constipation
31% (100)
indigestion
24% (99)
stomach pain or bloating
23% (99)
mood swing
40% (57)
thin, brittle fingernails or hair
22% (100)
hair loss
22% (101)
change in the ability to taste food
22% (97)
gas
21% (96)
unusual discomfort in cold temperatures
20% (98)
joint or muscle pain
20% (96)
slurred speach
30% (56)
acne
16% (99)
excessive saliva in the mouth
11% (95)
chest pains
12% (52)
tongue pain
4% (97)
swollen lips
3% (97)
Affect kidney function
9% (34)
Acne
0% (7)
Low dose naltrexone (LDN)% of members (num votes)
increased sense of well-being
54% (237)
vivid dreams
46% (239)
increased self-confidence
42% (232)
difficulty sleeping
34% (235)
increased sex drive
17% (231)
drowsiness
21% (136)
body aches
18% (83)
Muscle ache
17% (77)
Sore Joints
17% (76)
Hypothyroidism
8% (74)
ulcer
6% (86)
Increased muscle strength
10% (29)
decreased orgasim
12% (26)
doesn\'t work
22% (9)
Magnesium% of members (num votes)
diarrhea
28% (1839)
stomach discomfort
21% (1800)
nervousness
8% (570)
insomnia
9% (314)
weight gain
8% (316)
disassociation
4% (564)
Headache
11% (177)
feeling slowed down
14% (105)
Brain
3% (442)
brain zaps
4% (226)
Not feeling anything (almost emotionless)
15% (20)
Hypomania
1% (274)
Murderous Rage
1% (175)
anxiety in the beginning of the treatment
4% (55)
when i went off it i had a seizure wish i ha some now
0% (154)
Meditation% of members (num votes)
reduced stress
78% (4262)
improved mood
71% (4188)
improved sleep
52% (4114)
reduced pain
36% (4082)
waking up too early
15% (3192)
nasal congestion
12% (3140)
anxiety
24% (1000)
Passing out
6% (3600)
palpitations
12% (1192)
depression
20% (668)
panic attacks
14% (922)
Drowsiness
29% (438)
Insomnia
18% (602)
withdrawel
9% (1184)
easy bruising
9% (1100)
Migraines
9% (1068)
Easily Angered
16% (522)
water retention
9% (844)
Eye twitches
11% (634)
Eye Twitches
10% (636)
Aggression increase
12% (522)
more relaxed
61% (102)
hypotention - lowered overall blood pressure
8% (736)
stuttering
5% (1076)
Mouth ulcers
6% (868)
Hair Loss
9% (550)
i have hardly done it
17% (278)
worsened acne
5% (1036)
muscle relaxation
48% (100)
Crying
27% (178)
\"Brain Zaps\"
7% (590)
deeper sleep
41% (102)
unpleasant body odor
6% (740)
Head zaps
6% (650)
nervousness
23% (162)
head zaps
6% (652)
Swelling
6% (542)
Rash
6% (546)
tingling in hands feet and tongue
13% (234)
more alert next day
29% (104)
orthostatic hypotension
4% (734)
skin rash
6% (486)
hives
2% (1178)
heart palpitations
18% (144)
insomnia
16% (136)
Muscle pain/stiffness on waking
22% (82)
amnesia
5% (308)
increased sexual desire
9% (154)
withdrawal
11% (128)
Night excursions with no memory of it in the AM
3% (462)
Ideopathic Intracranial Hypertension
2% (566)
Seizures
2% (460)
Dependence/addiction
7% (110)
Withdrawal
8% (78)
Sense of overall dullness
43% (14)
Irritability when between injections
7% (58)
Paroxetine withdrawal
3% (78)
Modafinil (Provigil)% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
42% (198)
headache
38% (202)
dry mouth
33% (192)
dizziness
27% (197)
excessive thirst
26% (189)
loss of appetite
23% (188)
sweating
23% (186)
drowsiness
21% (195)
jittery
33% (116)
confusion
19% (183)
unusual tastes
14% (188)
nausea
13% (193)
flushing
13% (185)
constipation
13% (192)
back pain
12% (185)
heartburn
10% (188)
gas
10% (187)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of your body
9% (182)
tight muscles or difficulty moving
9% (182)
difficulty seeing or eye pain
9% (185)
diarrhea
8% (192)
burning, tingling, or numbness of the skin
8% (183)
more energy
30% (33)
nosebleed
5% (186)
Zoloft - shaking, lack of sexual intrest and could not feel my clitoris at all
13% (47)
suicidal ideations
10% (29)
It was appalling to get off this drug.
8% (39)
renal failure
0% (51)
fell asleep, kicked out of group - snored
0% (47)
Paroxetine (Paxil)% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
51% (302)
sleepiness or feeling "drugged"
43% (297)
difficulty concentrating
43% (293)
nervousness
39% (287)
weight gain
38% (287)
dizziness
36% (289)
forgetfulness
35% (285)
dry mouth
35% (285)
unusual dreams
34% (287)
headache
33% (294)
weakness
31% (286)
confusion
28% (283)
sweating
27% (284)
nausea
25% (284)
yawning
19% (281)
decreased appetite
19% (281)
constipation
18% (282)
sensitivity to light
18% (281)
pain in the back, muscles, joints, or anywhere in the body
16% (279)
muscle weakness or tightness
16% (280)
gas
15% (280)
stomach pain
13% (282)
changes in ability to taste food
11% (285)
heartburn
11% (279)
diarrhea
11% (279)
flushing (redness in face and other ares of skin)
11% (278)
weight loss
11% (280)
lump or tightness in throat
11% (281)
sore teeth and gums
10% (278)
runny nose
9% (277)
painful or irregular menstruation
8% (270)
vomiting
7% (279)
cough
5% (278)
increased sex drive
4% (277)
Sertraline (Zoloft)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
55% (460)
weight changes
41% (454)
dry mouth
39% (455)
excessive tiredness
37% (459)
drowsiness
36% (447)
nervousness
31% (445)
dizziness
26% (442)
nausea
26% (451)
headache
26% (445)
gas or bloating
22% (443)
excessive sweating
21% (441)
loss of appetite
19% (445)
diarrhea
18% (450)
constipation
15% (447)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (440)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
12% (442)
sore throat
6% (435)
vomiting
6% (442)
Inability to sleep
30% (27)
SSRIs% of members (num votes)
Sexual problems
62% (808)
Sleeplessness or drowsiness
57% (792)
Agitation (feeling jittery)
52% (785)
Headache
39% (774)
Nausea
34% (779)
Dissociation
33% (566)
Insomnia
48% (138)
dizziness
33% (196)
Dry mouth
49% (121)
\'brain storms\'
26% (202)
brain zaps
33% (137)
Tingling sensation
21% (118)
burning scalp
50% (4)
burning tongue
25% (4)
burning lips
25% (4)
burning throat
25% (4)
burningface
25% (4)
Testosterone% of members (num votes)
mood changes
45% (78)
depression
26% (76)
nervousness
23% (77)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
24% (75)
decreased sexual desire
21% (76)
acne
21% (77)
dry skin
18% (76)
hot flushes
18% (77)
urinary urgency
25% (52)
headache
16% (76)
weakness
16% (76)
hair loss
14% (76)
breast enlargement and/or pain
12% (76)
teary eyes
8% (76)
Yeast infection
9% (46)
changes in ability to smell or taste
5% (75)
elevated hematocrit
8% (24)
polycythemia
4% (24)
Thyroid (Armour)% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
41% (41)
irritability or rapid changes in mood
29% (42)
temporary hair loss
28% (40)
anxiety
26% (42)
muscle weakness
26% (39)
weight loss
22% (41)
headache
20% (41)
flushing
15% (41)
increased appetite
13% (40)
changes in menstrual cycle
13% (40)
diarrhea
12% (41)
shaking of a part of your body that you cannot control
10% (40)
stomach cramps
10% (40)
nausea
10% (40)
hyperactivity
8% (40)
Rash
100% (1)
vomiting
3% (40)
fever
0% (40)
Trazodone% of members (num votes)
weakness or tiredness
62% (135)
headache or heaviness in head
52% (139)
decreased ability to concentrate or remember things
50% (131)
dry mouth
40% (133)
confusion
28% (129)
bad taste in mouth
25% (132)
nausea
25% (133)
changes in appetite or weight
25% (130)
nightmares
25% (130)
nervousness
23% (131)
blurred vision
21% (129)
sweating
20% (130)
constipation
17% (132)
tired, red, or itchy eyes
17% (128)
muscle pain
14% (129)
ringing in ears
14% (130)
stomach pain
9% (133)
diarrhea
9% (128)
Hip problem
15% (55)
vomiting
5% (132)
haemphilia
1% (99)
Valproic Acid (Depakote)% of members (num votes)
weight changes
61% (128)
drowsiness
57% (127)
changes in appetite
44% (124)
mood swings
41% (121)
dizziness
39% (124)
abnormal thinking
34% (122)
memory loss
33% (124)
headache
34% (119)
agitation
31% (120)
loss of coordination
26% (120)
hair loss
25% (124)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
22% (120)
constipation
22% (117)
ringing in the ears
16% (118)
blurred or double vision
14% (118)
back pain
13% (117)
heartburn
13% (119)
diarrhea
11% (117)
stuffed or runny nose
8% (119)
uncontrollable movements of the eyes
8% (119)
sore throat
7% (117)
uncontrollable facial muscle twitches
5% (39)
Venlafaxine (Effexor)% of members (num votes)
changes in sexual desire or ability
53% (836)
weakness or tiredness
42% (850)
dizziness
39% (842)
dry mouth
39% (836)
drowsiness
36% (842)
headache
34% (846)
nightmares
33% (840)
sweating
31% (830)
hot flashes or flushing
27% (824)
nausea
26% (830)
yawning
25% (812)
constipation
24% (834)
twitching
21% (830)
ringing in the ears
20% (812)
gas
20% (812)
loss of appetite
20% (824)
muscle tightness
17% (818)
change in ability to taste food
16% (820)
frequent urination
16% (816)
pain, burning, numbness, or tingling in part of the body
14% (814)
heartburn
13% (810)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (820)
anxiety
48% (224)
stomach pain
13% (818)
brain \"zaps\"
51% (198)
diarrhea
12% (812)
weight loss
11% (814)
nervousness
43% (216)
weight gain
41% (214)
enlarged pupils (black circles in the middle of the eyes)
10% (802)
burping
9% (814)
difficulty urinating
9% (814)
sore throat, chills, or other signs of infection
9% (804)
vomiting
6% (808)
sore skin
10% (178)
cold nose
7% (182)
Agitation
27% (44)
shooting pains up one leg
5% (86)
shooting pain up one leg
5% (88)

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