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Depression (12,313 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)% of members (num votes)
Improved sleep
33% (273)
More balanced mood
33% (273)
Reduced anxiety
29% (274)
Drowsiness
26% (278)
Nausea
10% (273)
Nightmares
9% (271)
Reduced sex drive
8% (271)
Stomach cramps
7% (270)
Flatulence
6% (270)
Hypertension
6% (271)
Memory problems
7% (134)
Hair loss
5% (151)
nausea
4% (141)
Vomiting
2% (269)
Difficulty urinating
3% (107)
Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1116)
Bruising
19% (1098)
Nausea relief
13% (1091)
Bleeding
11% (1092)
Bacterial infection
4% (1102)
Nerve injury
4% (1097)
heartburn
4% (683)
night sweats
6% (449)
yawning
11% (196)
Upset stomach
7% (272)
Jaw clenching
8% (212)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
12% (129)
vertigo
7% (183)
dehydration
5% (274)
Derealization
2% (493)
wired
5% (185)
hunger
5% (183)
tachycardia
3% (261)
drop in blood pressure
5% (162)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
5% (129)
rough on stomach
4% (185)
rebound anxiety
5% (132)
yeast infections
9% (69)
hair loss
4% (122)
hypotension
3% (161)
Pneumothorax
0% (1089)
Hepatitis B
0% (1089)
urinary hesitancy
3% (130)
tic exacerbation
1% (210)
off label used for stage fright
1% (128)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
1% (69)
Halusinations
0% (35)
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% (128)
Adderall% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
66% (180)
loss of appetite
66% (170)
dry mouth
57% (169)
jitters
54% (168)
weight loss
49% (167)
sweating
34% (164)
headache
30% (167)
sleepiness
21% (168)
dizziness
21% (164)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
18% (165)
nausea
16% (161)
diarrhea
14% (161)
stomach pain
13% (162)
fever
4% (160)
vomiting
1% (161)
Alprazolam (Xanax)% of members (num votes)
Reduced anxiety
86% (478)
Reduced panic
81% (469)
Drowsiness
63% (445)
Decreased inhibitions
42% (440)
Forgetfulness
37% (435)
Light-headedness
28% (440)
Dizziness
25% (430)
Dry mouth
24% (426)
Decreased sex drive
24% (428)
Depression
23% (444)
Irritability
16% (432)
Blurred vision
14% (429)
Constipation
13% (426)
Muscle weakness
13% (430)
Insomnia
11% (433)
Nausea
8% (426)
Hyperactivity
7% (435)
Tremor
7% (428)
depression
19% (112)
racing thoughts
8% (133)
high blood pressure
6% (128)
suicidal thoughts
7% (107)
Vomiting
2% (424)
Jaundice
2% (429)
Seizure
1% (432)
Hot Flashes when dosage increased
4% (126)
Convulsion
2% (234)
Watery mouth
0% (418)
Rash
0% (12)
Amitriptyline% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (446)
dry mouth
52% (438)
weakness or tiredness
52% (440)
changes in appetite or weight
37% (434)
changes in sex drive or ability
31% (425)
constipation
30% (435)
unsteadiness
25% (419)
headaches
24% (427)
confusion
24% (426)
nightmares
23% (426)
nausea
20% (428)
blurred vision
19% (424)
excessive sweating
18% (422)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
14% (422)
difficulty urinating
10% (422)
vomiting
7% (424)
Angry
15% (20)
Suicidal Thoughts
20% (5)
Halucinations
5% (22)
Aripiprazole (Abilify)% of members (num votes)
Restlessness
45% (106)
Anxiety
44% (102)
Weight gain
42% (106)
Drowsiness
41% (105)
More balanced mood
32% (103)
Insomnia
30% (102)
Dizziness
30% (102)
Reduced mania
25% (101)
Nausea
22% (102)
Headache
19% (101)
Blurred vision
19% (101)
Constipation
18% (100)
Vomiting
5% (100)
Shortness of Breath
50% (2)
Fevers
50% (2)
Bupropion (Wellbutrin)% of members (num votes)
dry mouth
49% (709)
headache
32% (709)
Fatigue
37% (618)
forgetfulness
38% (597)
drowsiness
30% (711)
dizziness
30% (704)
excitement
29% (710)
excessive sweating
26% (700)
Dizzyness upon standing
30% (588)
constipation
23% (694)
nausea
22% (702)
anxiety
43% (315)
weight loss
19% (698)
anxious
40% (320)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
18% (702)
worsened depression horribly
16% (545)
Memory loss
28% (301)
cold painful numb fingers
13% (578)
loss of interest in sex
42% (155)
palipitations
22% (251)
ringing ears
24% (232)
SSRI - sleepy
20% (251)
vomiting
6% (694)
More tired
34% (113)
Dialated eyes
5% (517)
anger/temper outbursts
29% (73)
serotonin storm
5% (376)
Heart rate slowed
6% (167)
Restless legs
27% (30)
heart rate felt slower
5% (168)
diarrhea
11% (72)
psychosis
9% (75)
seizure
1% (440)
allergic reaction
2% (49)
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% (203)
Caffeine% of members (num votes)
difficulty sleeping
56% (1704)
fast heart rate
53% (1723)
excessive urination
50% (1702)
restlessness
49% (1711)
anxiety
42% (1707)
irritability
38% (1698)
tremors
21% (1671)
dizziness
21% (1678)
nausea
20% (1677)
depression
18% (1660)
focused
54% (411)
happier
49% (378)
relaxed
25% (401)
Acid reflux
32% (187)
less concerned about cronic lateness
15% (369)
higher awareness of dust and desire to clean
14% (367)
Gas and bloating
29% (172)
Decreased kinesia
3% (160)
Citalopram (Celexa)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
53% (267)
excessive tiredness
38% (264)
drowsiness
37% (259)
dry mouth
35% (258)
nausea
31% (258)
nervousness
28% (255)
loss of appetite
19% (252)
excessive sweating
17% (254)
excitement
16% (254)
diarrhea
15% (253)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (254)
stomach pain
13% (251)
muscle or joint pain
13% (253)
vomiting
7% (252)
Excessive yawning
31% (16)
Headache
17% (23)
Clonazepam (Klonopin, Rivotril)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
76% (393)
difficulty thinking or remembering
52% (382)
unsteadiness
35% (372)
dizziness
34% (378)
problems with coordination
33% (372)
changes in sex drive or ability
28% (366)
blurred vision
17% (370)
frequent urination
17% (372)
muscle or joint pain
14% (370)
increased saliva
6% (368)
nightmares
6% (17)
rash
0% (18)
nightmare
0% (17)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
changes in sexual desire or ability
49% (355)
tiredness
49% (355)
dry mouth
46% (353)
sweating or night sweats
43% (357)
nausea
38% (357)
drowsiness
39% (346)
dizziness
36% (349)
headache
33% (348)
weakness
31% (349)
constipation
27% (350)
muscle pain or cramps
23% (346)
decreased appetite
21% (351)
stomach pain
18% (348)
heartburn
17% (346)
increased urination
16% (349)
diarrhea
15% (348)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (339)
difficulty urinating
15% (342)
vomiting
14% (350)
Excessive sleeping
26% (73)
facial myofacial pain
14% (64)
itching
10% (40)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
15% (27)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (22)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (21)
Escitalopram (Lexapro)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
56% (314)
drowsiness
35% (309)
excessive tiredness
35% (308)
dry mouth
30% (307)
increased appetite
23% (307)
increased sweating
23% (306)
dizziness
23% (308)
nausea
21% (304)
increased anxiety
26% (211)
constipation
15% (305)
diarrhea
13% (302)
Disassociation
25% (149)
stomach pain
10% (301)
heartburn
8% (304)
flu-like symptoms
8% (302)
runny nose
7% (301)
sneezing
3% (298)
Fish oil% of members (num votes)
belching
32% (1009)
indigestion
16% (992)
loose stools
15% (982)
reduced pain
12% (966)
acid reflux
11% (910)
lower blood pressure
10% (981)
nausea
8% (371)
headache
7% (726)
Stomach Pain
6% (661)
nosebleeds
3% (965)
rash
2% (968)
Improved Sleep
16% (95)
ibuprofen: stomach pain
8% (127)
Headaches
6% (123)
birth control pills: irritability
6% (127)
Dry mouth
6% (122)
stomach pain
3% (123)
altered thyroid function
5% (84)
codones-hallucinations
1% (336)
Sensitive Teeth
4% (27)
Sleepines
2% (50)
Suicidality
1% (83)
Fainting
0% (25)
Fluoxetine (Prozac)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
50% (459)
nervousness
42% (467)
dry mouth
40% (451)
drowsiness
34% (450)
nausea
26% (451)
excessive sweating
24% (449)
weakness
23% (442)
loss of appetite
21% (449)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (448)
weight loss
16% (449)
severe sleep disturbances
30% (245)
sore throat
11% (447)
dizziness
23% (93)
suicidal thoughts
32% (28)
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)
changes in sex drive or ability
23% (44)
skin more sensitive to sunlight than usual
22% (46)
blurred vision
22% (46)
nightmares
15% (47)
difficulty urinating
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)
uncontrollable movements of the eyes
10% (140)
double vision
10% (142)
weight loss
10% (138)
missed or painful menstrual periods
9% (140)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
9% (133)
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% (169)
insomnia
30% (171)
nervousness
28% (173)
sensitivity to heat
27% (170)
excessive sweating
26% (172)
headache
24% (174)
temporary hair loss
23% (174)
increased appetite
20% (172)
diarrhea
17% (172)
weight loss
15% (176)
stomach cramps
13% (172)
changes in menstrual cycle
12% (170)
tremor
11% (175)
nausea
11% (170)
fever
5% (168)
vomiting
4% (170)
Hives
18% (11)
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)
thin, brittle fingernails or hair
22% (96)
hair loss
22% (97)
change in the ability to taste food
23% (93)
gas
21% (92)
unusual discomfort in cold temperatures
20% (94)
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)
Affect kidney function
10% (30)
swollen lips
3% (93)
Acne
0% (3)
Low dose naltrexone (LDN)% of members (num votes)
increased sense of well-being
55% (225)
vivid dreams
46% (226)
increased self-confidence
43% (219)
difficulty sleeping
34% (222)
increased sex drive
17% (218)
drowsiness
23% (124)
Muscle ache
18% (65)
body aches
17% (70)
Sore Joints
17% (64)
ulcer
7% (74)
Hypothyroidism
6% (62)
Increased muscle strength
18% (17)
decreased orgasim
14% (14)
Magnesium% of members (num votes)
diarrhea
28% (1704)
stomach discomfort
21% (1671)
nervousness
9% (445)
insomnia
11% (188)
disassociation
4% (438)
weight gain
7% (187)
Brain
3% (317)
Headache
12% (50)
brain zaps
3% (103)
Hypomania
1% (150)
Murderous Rage
2% (48)
when i went off it i had a seizure wish i ha some now
0% (29)
Meditation% of members (num votes)
reduced stress
78% (3988)
improved mood
71% (3930)
improved sleep
52% (3870)
reduced pain
36% (3838)
waking up too early
15% (2962)
nasal congestion
13% (2920)
Passing out
6% (3366)
anxiety
24% (774)
palpitations
12% (964)
panic attacks
12% (702)
withdrawel
9% (954)
depression
18% (454)
easy bruising
8% (874)
Drowsiness
30% (220)
Migraines
7% (846)
Insomnia
15% (388)
Eye twitches
12% (422)
water retention
8% (626)
Easily Angered
15% (310)
Eye Twitches
10% (420)
hypotention - lowered overall blood pressure
8% (520)
Mouth ulcers
6% (650)
stuttering
4% (854)
Aggression increase
10% (308)
worsened acne
4% (814)
\"Brain Zaps\"
7% (378)
Hair Loss
8% (338)
orthostatic hypotension
5% (520)
hives
3% (952)
unpleasant body odor
5% (522)
Head zaps
5% (444)
Rash
6% (338)
head zaps
4% (446)
Swelling
5% (330)
skin rash
6% (272)
i have hardly done it
17% (72)
Night excursions with no memory of it in the AM
2% (250)
Seizures
2% (250)
tingling in hands feet and tongue
20% (20)
amnesia
4% (94)
Ideopathic Intracranial Hypertension
1% (356)
Modafinil (Provigil)% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
42% (187)
headache
37% (191)
dry mouth
31% (181)
dizziness
27% (186)
excessive thirst
26% (178)
loss of appetite
23% (177)
sweating
23% (176)
drowsiness
21% (184)
jittery
34% (106)
confusion
19% (173)
unusual tastes
15% (178)
nausea
13% (182)
flushing
13% (175)
constipation
12% (181)
back pain
12% (175)
gas
10% (177)
heartburn
10% (178)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of your body
9% (173)
tight muscles or difficulty moving
9% (172)
difficulty seeing or eye pain
8% (175)
diarrhea
7% (181)
burning, tingling, or numbness of the skin
7% (173)
nosebleed
5% (176)
more energy
38% (24)
Zoloft - shaking, lack of sexual intrest and could not feel my clitoris at all
13% (38)
suicidal ideations
15% (20)
It was appalling to get off this drug.
7% (30)
fell asleep, kicked out of group - snored
0% (38)
renal failure
0% (42)
Paroxetine (Paxil)% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
49% (281)
sleepiness or feeling "drugged"
43% (279)
difficulty concentrating
42% (276)
nervousness
38% (272)
weight gain
38% (269)
dizziness
36% (273)
forgetfulness
36% (270)
dry mouth
36% (269)
unusual dreams
35% (272)
headache
34% (277)
weakness
31% (271)
confusion
28% (268)
sweating
27% (268)
nausea
26% (268)
yawning
19% (266)
decreased appetite
19% (266)
constipation
18% (266)
sensitivity to light
18% (266)
pain in the back, muscles, joints, or anywhere in the body
17% (264)
muscle weakness or tightness
16% (265)
gas
16% (265)
stomach pain
13% (267)
flushing (redness in face and other ares of skin)
11% (264)
lump or tightness in throat
11% (267)
heartburn
11% (264)
diarrhea
11% (264)
changes in ability to taste food
10% (269)
weight loss
11% (265)
runny nose
9% (263)
sore teeth and gums
9% (262)
vomiting
7% (265)
painful or irregular menstruation
7% (256)
cough
5% (263)
increased sex drive
3% (262)
Sertraline (Zoloft)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
53% (430)
weight changes
40% (425)
dry mouth
38% (427)
excessive tiredness
38% (430)
drowsiness
37% (419)
nervousness
31% (417)
dizziness
27% (415)
headache
27% (416)
nausea
26% (423)
gas or bloating
22% (415)
excessive sweating
21% (412)
loss of appetite
19% (417)
diarrhea
18% (422)
constipation
15% (419)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (412)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
12% (414)
sore throat
6% (407)
vomiting
5% (414)
SSRIs% of members (num votes)
Sexual problems
62% (754)
Sleeplessness or drowsiness
57% (741)
Agitation (feeling jittery)
51% (735)
Headache
39% (723)
Nausea
34% (728)
Dissociation
33% (515)
Insomnia
53% (88)
dizziness
32% (144)
\'brain storms\'
28% (151)
brain zaps
38% (87)
Dry mouth
48% (69)
Tingling sensation
21% (68)
Testosterone% of members (num votes)
mood changes
44% (75)
depression
26% (73)
nervousness
23% (74)
acne
22% (74)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
22% (72)
hot flushes
19% (74)
decreased sexual desire
19% (73)
dry skin
18% (73)
headache
15% (73)
urinary urgency
22% (49)
hair loss
15% (73)
weakness
15% (73)
breast enlargement and/or pain
11% (73)
teary eyes
8% (73)
Yeast infection
9% (43)
changes in ability to smell or taste
4% (72)
polycythemia
5% (21)
elevated hematocrit
5% (21)
Thyroid (Armour)% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
41% (37)
temporary hair loss
27% (37)
irritability or rapid changes in mood
27% (37)
muscle weakness
25% (36)
anxiety
24% (37)
weight loss
21% (38)
flushing
13% (38)
headache
14% (36)
increased appetite
14% (37)
changes in menstrual cycle
14% (37)
shaking of a part of your body that you cannot control
11% (37)
stomach cramps
8% (36)
hyperactivity
8% (37)
diarrhea
8% (37)
nausea
6% (36)
vomiting
3% (37)
fever
0% (37)
Trazodone% of members (num votes)
weakness or tiredness
62% (126)
headache or heaviness in head
52% (130)
decreased ability to concentrate or remember things
49% (123)
dry mouth
38% (125)
nightmares
26% (122)
confusion
26% (121)
nausea
25% (125)
nervousness
24% (123)
bad taste in mouth
24% (123)
changes in appetite or weight
22% (122)
sweating
21% (122)
blurred vision
20% (121)
constipation
18% (124)
tired, red, or itchy eyes
18% (120)
muscle pain
15% (122)
ringing in ears
12% (121)
stomach pain
10% (126)
diarrhea
9% (120)
Hip problem
15% (47)
vomiting
6% (124)
haemphilia
1% (92)
Valproic Acid (Depakote)% of members (num votes)
weight changes
60% (120)
drowsiness
55% (120)
mood swings
42% (114)
changes in appetite
41% (116)
dizziness
38% (117)
abnormal thinking
35% (115)
headache
33% (112)
memory loss
32% (116)
agitation
32% (113)
loss of coordination
27% (113)
hair loss
25% (116)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
22% (112)
constipation
22% (110)
ringing in the ears
17% (111)
blurred or double vision
14% (111)
back pain
14% (110)
heartburn
13% (112)
diarrhea
11% (110)
stuffed or runny nose
9% (112)
uncontrollable movements of the eyes
9% (112)
sore throat
7% (110)
uncontrollable facial muscle twitches
3% (31)
Venlafaxine (Effexor)% of members (num votes)
changes in sexual desire or ability
54% (766)
weakness or tiredness
41% (778)
dry mouth
40% (768)
dizziness
39% (770)
drowsiness
36% (774)
headache
33% (774)
nightmares
33% (772)
sweating
31% (758)
nausea
27% (760)
hot flashes or flushing
27% (752)
constipation
24% (764)
yawning
24% (746)
twitching
22% (762)
ringing in the ears
21% (744)
gas
21% (744)
loss of appetite
20% (754)
muscle tightness
18% (750)
change in ability to taste food
16% (752)
frequent urination
16% (748)
pain, burning, numbness, or tingling in part of the body
14% (746)
heartburn
14% (742)
stomach pain
13% (750)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (750)
diarrhea
12% (744)
weight loss
12% (744)
anxiety
53% (154)
enlarged pupils (black circles in the middle of the eyes)
11% (734)
sore throat, chills, or other signs of infection
10% (736)
burping
9% (746)
nervousness
47% (148)
difficulty urinating
9% (744)
brain \"zaps\"
51% (126)
weight gain
42% (146)
vomiting
6% (744)
sore skin
13% (110)
cold nose
7% (114)
shooting pain up one leg
10% (20)
shooting pains up one leg
10% (20)

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