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Depression (12,928 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)% of members (num votes)
More balanced mood
33% (291)
Improved sleep
33% (289)
Reduced anxiety
28% (291)
Drowsiness
27% (295)
Nausea
12% (289)
Reduced sex drive
9% (286)
Nightmares
9% (286)
Stomach cramps
7% (285)
Flatulence
6% (285)
Hypertension
6% (287)
Memory problems
10% (150)
Hair loss
6% (166)
nausea
5% (156)
Vomiting
2% (284)
Difficulty urinating
3% (122)
Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1177)
Bruising
19% (1159)
Nausea relief
13% (1150)
Bleeding
10% (1151)
Bacterial infection
4% (1165)
Nerve injury
4% (1159)
night sweats
6% (510)
heartburn
4% (743)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
14% (190)
yawning
10% (256)
Upset stomach
6% (332)
vertigo
7% (243)
Jaw clenching
7% (271)
dehydration
5% (336)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
7% (189)
hunger
5% (243)
drop in blood pressure
6% (223)
wired
5% (244)
Derealization
2% (554)
rebound anxiety
6% (192)
rough on stomach
4% (243)
tachycardia
3% (321)
yeast infections
7% (126)
hair loss
5% (180)
urinary hesitancy
4% (191)
Pneumothorax
1% (1150)
Hepatitis B
0% (1150)
hypotension
2% (220)
headached
16% (25)
weight gain
15% (26)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
3% (126)
tic exacerbation
1% (270)
off label used for stage fright
1% (184)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
3% (33)
Halusinations
1% (92)
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% (184)
Adderall% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
66% (194)
loss of appetite
65% (182)
dry mouth
57% (182)
jitters
54% (181)
weight loss
48% (178)
sweating
34% (176)
headache
28% (179)
sleepiness
20% (181)
dizziness
20% (176)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
18% (178)
nausea
15% (172)
diarrhea
14% (172)
stomach pain
13% (174)
fever
4% (172)
vomiting
1% (172)
Clenching of teeth
100% (1)
Alprazolam (Xanax)% of members (num votes)
Reduced anxiety
87% (516)
Reduced panic
81% (506)
Drowsiness
62% (480)
Decreased inhibitions
41% (475)
Forgetfulness
37% (470)
Light-headedness
28% (476)
Dizziness
26% (465)
Decreased sex drive
24% (462)
Dry mouth
24% (460)
Depression
23% (479)
Irritability
15% (467)
Blurred vision
14% (465)
Constipation
13% (461)
Muscle weakness
12% (466)
Insomnia
11% (468)
Hyperactivity
8% (468)
Nausea
8% (461)
Tremor
6% (462)
depression
20% (147)
racing thoughts
8% (168)
suicidal thoughts
8% (142)
high blood pressure
6% (162)
Vomiting
2% (459)
Jaundice
2% (464)
Seizure
2% (467)
Hot Flashes when dosage increased
4% (160)
Convulsion
1% (269)
Watery mouth
1% (452)
Rash
4% (45)
seziure
5% (19)
Amitriptyline% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (487)
weakness or tiredness
53% (481)
dry mouth
52% (479)
changes in appetite or weight
36% (474)
changes in sex drive or ability
30% (464)
constipation
29% (474)
confusion
25% (466)
headaches
25% (465)
unsteadiness
25% (460)
nightmares
23% (464)
nausea
20% (468)
blurred vision
20% (463)
excessive sweating
18% (460)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
14% (461)
difficulty urinating
10% (461)
vomiting
7% (463)
Suicidal Thoughts
18% (44)
Angry
12% (59)
felt like a zombie
46% (13)
Halucinations
8% (62)
Aripiprazole (Abilify)% of members (num votes)
Restlessness
46% (111)
Weight gain
43% (111)
Anxiety
44% (107)
Drowsiness
42% (110)
More balanced mood
32% (108)
Insomnia
31% (107)
Dizziness
30% (107)
Reduced mania
26% (106)
Nausea
21% (107)
Headache
20% (106)
Blurred vision
19% (106)
Constipation
18% (105)
Vomiting
6% (105)
Fevers
14% (7)
Shortness of Breath
14% (7)
Bupropion (Wellbutrin)% of members (num votes)
dry mouth
49% (758)
headache
33% (757)
forgetfulness
38% (647)
Fatigue
36% (666)
drowsiness
29% (759)
excitement
29% (759)
dizziness
29% (753)
Dizzyness upon standing
30% (637)
excessive sweating
25% (747)
constipation
23% (741)
nausea
22% (750)
anxiety
43% (364)
anxious
40% (368)
weight loss
19% (746)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (750)
worsened depression horribly
16% (594)
Memory loss
27% (349)
loss of interest in sex
42% (203)
cold painful numb fingers
12% (624)
ringing ears
22% (277)
palipitations
21% (297)
SSRI - sleepy
18% (295)
More tired
30% (162)
vomiting
6% (741)
anger/temper outbursts
26% (123)
Dialated eyes
5% (563)
serotonin storm
4% (422)
Restless legs
22% (77)
diarrhea
10% (119)
Heart rate slowed
5% (214)
heart rate felt slower
4% (215)
psychosis
6% (122)
seizure
1% (487)
less emotions
33% (9)
allergic reaction
1% (96)
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% (248)
increased effects of pain meds
0% (21)
Passing Out
0% (12)
Caffeine% of members (num votes)
difficulty sleeping
56% (1789)
fast heart rate
53% (1813)
excessive urination
50% (1788)
restlessness
49% (1799)
anxiety
42% (1792)
irritability
38% (1785)
tremors
22% (1754)
dizziness
21% (1762)
nausea
19% (1761)
depression
18% (1744)
focused
55% (500)
happier
49% (461)
relaxed
24% (484)
Acid reflux
30% (272)
Gas and bloating
27% (255)
less concerned about cronic lateness
14% (448)
higher awareness of dust and desire to clean
13% (448)
Decreased kinesia
3% (237)
Sweats
20% (20)
hypoglycemia
17% (18)
Citalopram (Celexa)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
54% (278)
excessive tiredness
38% (273)
drowsiness
38% (268)
dry mouth
35% (268)
nausea
30% (268)
nervousness
28% (265)
loss of appetite
19% (261)
excessive sweating
17% (263)
excitement
15% (263)
diarrhea
15% (262)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
14% (263)
stomach pain
13% (260)
muscle or joint pain
13% (262)
vomiting
7% (261)
Excessive yawning
32% (25)
Headache
15% (33)
Clonazepam (Klonopin, Rivotril)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
75% (423)
difficulty thinking or remembering
51% (412)
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% (395)
nightmares
5% (42)
nightmare
2% (44)
rash
2% (45)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
50% (379)
changes in sexual desire or ability
49% (378)
dry mouth
45% (376)
sweating or night sweats
43% (380)
drowsiness
40% (369)
nausea
38% (381)
dizziness
36% (371)
headache
34% (371)
weakness
32% (372)
constipation
27% (375)
muscle pain or cramps
23% (367)
decreased appetite
22% (374)
stomach pain
19% (372)
heartburn
18% (368)
increased urination
17% (371)
diarrhea
15% (370)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (362)
vomiting
14% (372)
difficulty urinating
14% (364)
Excessive sleeping
28% (96)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
26% (50)
facial myofacial pain
13% (84)
itching
16% (62)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (41)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (43)
Escitalopram (Lexapro)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
56% (333)
drowsiness
35% (328)
excessive tiredness
34% (326)
dry mouth
29% (325)
increased appetite
23% (325)
increased sweating
23% (324)
dizziness
22% (326)
nausea
21% (323)
increased anxiety
25% (228)
constipation
15% (324)
Disassociation
26% (167)
diarrhea
13% (321)
stomach pain
9% (319)
flu-like symptoms
8% (319)
heartburn
7% (321)
runny nose
6% (317)
sneezing
3% (314)
Fish oil% of members (num votes)
belching
33% (1055)
indigestion
17% (1036)
loose stools
15% (1026)
reduced pain
12% (1008)
acid reflux
11% (953)
lower blood pressure
9% (1023)
nausea
8% (413)
headache
7% (769)
Stomach Pain
6% (703)
nosebleeds
3% (1008)
Improved Sleep
14% (138)
rash
2% (1011)
Dry mouth
10% (167)
ibuprofen: stomach pain
9% (171)
Headaches
5% (167)
birth control pills: irritability
5% (171)
stomach pain
5% (167)
Sensitive Teeth
8% (72)
altered thyroid function
4% (127)
Sleepines
4% (94)
Suicidality
2% (127)
codones-hallucinations
1% (378)
Fainting
1% (69)
Fluoxetine (Prozac)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
51% (481)
nervousness
42% (490)
dry mouth
40% (475)
drowsiness
33% (471)
nausea
26% (475)
excessive sweating
24% (470)
weakness
22% (462)
loss of appetite
21% (470)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (469)
weight loss
16% (470)
severe sleep disturbances
29% (266)
sore throat
10% (468)
dizziness
21% (116)
suicidal thoughts
26% (50)
headaches
40% (20)
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% (153)
drowsiness
37% (150)
loss of balance or coordination
29% (146)
blurred vision
24% (152)
difficulty speaking
25% (147)
dizziness
24% (147)
constipation
19% (143)
stomach, back, or joint pain
17% (142)
loss of appetite
15% (143)
double vision
10% (147)
weight loss
10% (143)
uncontrollable movements of the eyes
10% (145)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
9% (138)
missed or painful menstrual periods
8% (145)
diarrhea
8% (142)
swelling, itching, or irritation of the vagina
7% (142)
Mania
12% (17)
Addiction
0% (18)
Levothyroxine% of members (num votes)
irritability
33% (180)
insomnia
31% (181)
nervousness
29% (184)
sensitivity to heat
28% (181)
excessive sweating
26% (183)
headache
25% (185)
temporary hair loss
23% (184)
increased appetite
20% (182)
diarrhea
16% (183)
weight loss
15% (187)
stomach cramps
13% (182)
tremor
12% (186)
changes in menstrual cycle
12% (180)
nausea
11% (181)
fever
5% (178)
vomiting
4% (181)
heart palpitations
60% (10)
Hives
18% (22)
Rash
67% (3)
Insomnia
50% (2)
Lithium% of members (num votes)
weight gain or loss
53% (103)
dry mouth
50% (101)
fine hand movements that are difficult to control
44% (101)
depression
44% (97)
restlessness
43% (100)
thirsty
52% (73)
loss of appetite
32% (102)
constipation
31% (99)
indigestion
24% (98)
mood swing
41% (56)
stomach pain or bloating
23% (98)
thin, brittle fingernails or hair
22% (99)
hair loss
22% (100)
change in the ability to taste food
22% (96)
gas
21% (95)
unusual discomfort in cold temperatures
21% (97)
joint or muscle pain
20% (95)
slurred speach
31% (55)
acne
16% (98)
excessive saliva in the mouth
11% (94)
chest pains
12% (51)
tongue pain
4% (96)
swollen lips
3% (96)
Affect kidney function
9% (33)
Acne
0% (6)
Low dose naltrexone (LDN)% of members (num votes)
increased sense of well-being
55% (234)
vivid dreams
46% (236)
increased self-confidence
43% (229)
difficulty sleeping
34% (232)
increased sex drive
18% (228)
drowsiness
22% (133)
body aches
19% (80)
Sore Joints
18% (73)
Muscle ache
18% (74)
Hypothyroidism
8% (71)
ulcer
6% (83)
Increased muscle strength
12% (26)
decreased orgasim
13% (23)
doesn\'t work
33% (6)
Magnesium% of members (num votes)
diarrhea
28% (1807)
stomach discomfort
21% (1770)
nervousness
8% (540)
insomnia
10% (285)
disassociation
4% (534)
weight gain
7% (284)
Headache
10% (146)
Brain
3% (413)
feeling slowed down
12% (75)
brain zaps
3% (197)
Hypomania
1% (245)
anxiety in the beginning of the treatment
8% (26)
Murderous Rage
1% (145)
when i went off it i had a seizure wish i ha some now
0% (125)
Meditation% of members (num votes)
reduced stress
78% (4210)
improved mood
72% (4142)
improved sleep
52% (4070)
reduced pain
36% (4038)
waking up too early
14% (3150)
nasal congestion
12% (3102)
anxiety
25% (958)
Passing out
6% (3556)
palpitations
12% (1152)
depression
20% (630)
panic attacks
14% (884)
Drowsiness
29% (398)
withdrawel
9% (1142)
Insomnia
17% (562)
easy bruising
8% (1058)
Migraines
8% (1026)
Easily Angered
17% (482)
water retention
9% (806)
Eye twitches
11% (594)
Eye Twitches
10% (596)
Aggression increase
12% (482)
hypotention - lowered overall blood pressure
8% (696)
Mouth ulcers
6% (830)
stuttering
5% (1034)
worsened acne
5% (994)
Hair Loss
9% (512)
i have hardly done it
17% (242)
unpleasant body odor
6% (702)
more relaxed
65% (62)
\"Brain Zaps\"
7% (550)
Crying
29% (138)
Head zaps
6% (616)
muscle relaxation
52% (62)
Swelling
6% (504)
head zaps
5% (616)
Rash
6% (510)
nervousness
23% (122)
orthostatic hypotension
4% (698)
hives
2% (1136)
deeper sleep
44% (64)
skin rash
6% (446)
tingling in hands feet and tongue
12% (196)
more alert next day
38% (64)
insomnia
17% (96)
heart palpitations
19% (108)
amnesia
5% (270)
Night excursions with no memory of it in the AM
3% (424)
Muscle pain/stiffness on waking
25% (40)
increased sexual desire
9% (116)
withdrawal
11% (88)
Ideopathic Intracranial Hypertension
2% (528)
Seizures
1% (422)
Withdrawal
5% (38)
Irritability when between injections
10% (20)
Dependence/addiction
3% (70)
Paroxetine withdrawal
0% (38)
Modafinil (Provigil)% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
43% (195)
headache
38% (199)
dry mouth
32% (189)
dizziness
27% (194)
excessive thirst
26% (186)
loss of appetite
23% (185)
sweating
23% (183)
drowsiness
21% (192)
jittery
34% (113)
confusion
19% (180)
unusual tastes
15% (185)
nausea
13% (190)
flushing
13% (182)
constipation
12% (189)
back pain
12% (182)
heartburn
10% (185)
gas
10% (184)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of your body
9% (179)
tight muscles or difficulty moving
9% (179)
difficulty seeing or eye pain
8% (182)
diarrhea
7% (189)
burning, tingling, or numbness of the skin
7% (180)
nosebleed
5% (183)
more energy
30% (30)
Zoloft - shaking, lack of sexual intrest and could not feel my clitoris at all
14% (44)
suicidal ideations
12% (26)
It was appalling to get off this drug.
8% (36)
renal failure
0% (48)
fell asleep, kicked out of group - snored
0% (44)
Paroxetine (Paxil)% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
50% (296)
sleepiness or feeling "drugged"
43% (294)
difficulty concentrating
43% (290)
nervousness
38% (284)
weight gain
38% (283)
dizziness
36% (286)
forgetfulness
35% (282)
dry mouth
35% (282)
unusual dreams
34% (285)
headache
34% (291)
weakness
31% (283)
confusion
28% (280)
sweating
26% (281)
nausea
26% (281)
yawning
19% (278)
decreased appetite
18% (278)
sensitivity to light
18% (278)
constipation
17% (278)
pain in the back, muscles, joints, or anywhere in the body
17% (276)
muscle weakness or tightness
16% (277)
gas
15% (277)
stomach pain
13% (279)
heartburn
11% (276)
changes in ability to taste food
11% (281)
lump or tightness in throat
11% (279)
diarrhea
11% (276)
flushing (redness in face and other ares of skin)
11% (276)
weight loss
11% (277)
sore teeth and gums
9% (275)
runny nose
9% (274)
painful or irregular menstruation
7% (268)
vomiting
7% (276)
cough
5% (275)
increased sex drive
4% (274)
Sertraline (Zoloft)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
54% (455)
weight changes
41% (450)
dry mouth
38% (451)
excessive tiredness
37% (455)
drowsiness
36% (443)
nervousness
31% (441)
dizziness
26% (439)
nausea
26% (447)
headache
26% (441)
gas or bloating
22% (439)
excessive sweating
21% (437)
loss of appetite
19% (441)
diarrhea
18% (446)
constipation
15% (443)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
12% (436)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
12% (438)
sore throat
6% (431)
vomiting
5% (438)
Inability to sleep
26% (23)
SSRIs% of members (num votes)
Sexual problems
62% (793)
Sleeplessness or drowsiness
57% (778)
Agitation (feeling jittery)
52% (771)
Headache
39% (760)
Nausea
34% (765)
Dissociation
33% (552)
Insomnia
50% (125)
dizziness
33% (182)
Dry mouth
50% (107)
\'brain storms\'
28% (188)
brain zaps
35% (124)
Tingling sensation
22% (104)
Testosterone% of members (num votes)
mood changes
44% (77)
depression
27% (75)
nervousness
22% (76)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
23% (74)
acne
21% (76)
decreased sexual desire
20% (75)
dry skin
19% (75)
hot flushes
18% (76)
urinary urgency
24% (51)
headache
15% (75)
hair loss
15% (75)
weakness
15% (75)
breast enlargement and/or pain
11% (75)
teary eyes
8% (75)
Yeast infection
9% (45)
changes in ability to smell or taste
5% (74)
elevated hematocrit
9% (23)
polycythemia
4% (23)
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)
changes in menstrual cycle
13% (40)
diarrhea
12% (41)
increased appetite
13% (40)
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% (133)
headache or heaviness in head
52% (137)
decreased ability to concentrate or remember things
49% (130)
dry mouth
40% (132)
confusion
27% (128)
nausea
25% (132)
bad taste in mouth
25% (130)
nightmares
25% (129)
changes in appetite or weight
24% (129)
nervousness
23% (130)
blurred vision
21% (128)
sweating
20% (129)
constipation
18% (131)
tired, red, or itchy eyes
17% (127)
muscle pain
14% (128)
ringing in ears
13% (128)
stomach pain
9% (132)
diarrhea
9% (127)
Hip problem
15% (54)
vomiting
5% (131)
haemphilia
1% (98)
Valproic Acid (Depakote)% of members (num votes)
weight changes
61% (126)
drowsiness
56% (125)
changes in appetite
43% (122)
mood swings
42% (119)
dizziness
39% (122)
abnormal thinking
34% (120)
memory loss
33% (122)
headache
33% (117)
agitation
31% (118)
hair loss
25% (122)
loss of coordination
25% (118)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
22% (118)
constipation
23% (115)
ringing in the ears
16% (116)
blurred or double vision
14% (116)
back pain
13% (115)
heartburn
13% (117)
diarrhea
11% (115)
stuffed or runny nose
9% (117)
uncontrollable movements of the eyes
9% (117)
sore throat
7% (115)
uncontrollable facial muscle twitches
5% (37)
Venlafaxine (Effexor)% of members (num votes)
changes in sexual desire or ability
53% (824)
weakness or tiredness
42% (838)
dizziness
39% (832)
dry mouth
39% (826)
drowsiness
36% (832)
headache
34% (836)
nightmares
33% (830)
sweating
31% (818)
hot flashes or flushing
27% (812)
nausea
26% (820)
yawning
25% (802)
constipation
24% (822)
twitching
22% (820)
ringing in the ears
20% (802)
gas
20% (802)
loss of appetite
20% (814)
muscle tightness
18% (808)
change in ability to taste food
16% (810)
frequent urination
16% (806)
pain, burning, numbness, or tingling in part of the body
14% (804)
heartburn
14% (800)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (810)
anxiety
50% (214)
stomach pain
13% (808)
diarrhea
12% (802)
brain \"zaps\"
51% (188)
weight loss
11% (804)
nervousness
45% (206)
weight gain
42% (204)
enlarged pupils (black circles in the middle of the eyes)
11% (792)
burping
9% (804)
difficulty urinating
9% (802)
sore throat, chills, or other signs of infection
9% (794)
vomiting
6% (798)
sore skin
11% (168)
cold nose
7% (172)
Agitation
35% (34)
shooting pains up one leg
5% (76)
shooting pain up one leg
5% (78)

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