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Depression (13,020 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% (157)
Vomiting
2% (285)
Difficulty urinating
3% (123)
Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1181)
Bruising
19% (1163)
Nausea relief
13% (1154)
Bleeding
10% (1155)
Nerve injury
4% (1163)
Bacterial infection
4% (1169)
night sweats
6% (514)
heartburn
4% (747)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
14% (194)
yawning
10% (260)
Upset stomach
6% (336)
Jaw clenching
7% (275)
vertigo
7% (247)
dehydration
5% (340)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
7% (193)
hunger
5% (247)
drop in blood pressure
6% (226)
wired
5% (248)
rebound anxiety
6% (196)
Derealization
2% (558)
rough on stomach
4% (247)
tachycardia
3% (325)
yeast infections
7% (130)
hair loss
5% (184)
urinary hesitancy
4% (195)
Pneumothorax
1% (1154)
hypotension
2% (224)
Hepatitis B
0% (1154)
headached
14% (29)
weight gain
13% (30)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
3% (130)
tic exacerbation
1% (274)
Halusinations
1% (96)
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% (188)
off label used for stage fright
1% (188)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
3% (37)
Adderall% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
65% (197)
loss of appetite
65% (185)
dry mouth
58% (184)
jitters
55% (184)
weight loss
47% (180)
sweating
34% (178)
headache
29% (182)
sleepiness
20% (183)
dizziness
20% (178)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
18% (180)
nausea
15% (174)
diarrhea
14% (174)
stomach pain
13% (176)
fever
4% (174)
vomiting
1% (174)
Clenching of teeth
67% (3)
Bladder control
0% (2)
Alprazolam (Xanax)% of members (num votes)
Reduced anxiety
87% (518)
Reduced panic
81% (508)
Drowsiness
62% (481)
Decreased inhibitions
42% (477)
Forgetfulness
38% (472)
Light-headedness
28% (478)
Dizziness
26% (466)
Dry mouth
24% (461)
Decreased sex drive
24% (463)
Depression
23% (480)
Irritability
15% (468)
Blurred vision
14% (466)
Constipation
13% (462)
Muscle weakness
12% (467)
Insomnia
11% (469)
Nausea
8% (463)
Hyperactivity
8% (469)
depression
20% (148)
Tremor
6% (463)
racing thoughts
8% (169)
suicidal thoughts
8% (143)
high blood pressure
6% (163)
Seizure
2% (468)
Vomiting
2% (460)
Jaundice
2% (465)
Hot Flashes when dosage increased
4% (161)
Convulsion
1% (270)
Watery mouth
1% (453)
Rash
4% (46)
seziure
5% (20)
Amitriptyline% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (490)
weakness or tiredness
53% (485)
dry mouth
52% (483)
changes in appetite or weight
36% (478)
changes in sex drive or ability
30% (468)
constipation
29% (478)
confusion
25% (470)
unsteadiness
25% (464)
headaches
24% (469)
nightmares
23% (468)
nausea
19% (472)
blurred vision
19% (467)
excessive sweating
18% (464)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
14% (465)
difficulty urinating
10% (465)
vomiting
7% (467)
Suicidal Thoughts
17% (48)
Angry
11% (63)
felt like a zombie
35% (17)
Halucinations
8% (66)
Aripiprazole (Abilify)% of members (num votes)
Restlessness
46% (112)
Weight gain
44% (113)
Anxiety
44% (108)
Drowsiness
42% (111)
More balanced mood
33% (109)
Insomnia
31% (108)
Dizziness
31% (108)
Reduced mania
26% (107)
Nausea
22% (108)
Headache
20% (107)
Blurred vision
20% (107)
Constipation
19% (106)
Vomiting
7% (106)
Shortness of Breath
25% (8)
Fevers
13% (8)
Bupropion (Wellbutrin)% of members (num votes)
dry mouth
49% (767)
headache
33% (766)
forgetfulness
38% (656)
Fatigue
36% (675)
drowsiness
29% (768)
excitement
29% (766)
dizziness
29% (762)
Dizzyness upon standing
30% (646)
excessive sweating
25% (756)
constipation
23% (750)
nausea
22% (759)
anxiety
43% (373)
anxious
40% (377)
weight loss
19% (755)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (759)
worsened depression horribly
16% (603)
Memory loss
27% (356)
loss of interest in sex
41% (210)
cold painful numb fingers
12% (633)
ringing ears
23% (284)
palipitations
21% (306)
SSRI - sleepy
18% (301)
More tired
29% (169)
vomiting
5% (750)
anger/temper outbursts
26% (130)
Dialated eyes
5% (572)
serotonin storm
4% (431)
Restless legs
21% (84)
diarrhea
10% (126)
Heart rate slowed
5% (221)
heart rate felt slower
4% (223)
psychosis
5% (129)
seizure
1% (495)
less emotions
31% (16)
allergic reaction
1% (103)
Passing Out
0% (19)
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% (256)
increased effects of pain meds
0% (28)
Caffeine% of members (num votes)
difficulty sleeping
56% (1804)
fast heart rate
53% (1828)
excessive urination
50% (1803)
restlessness
49% (1814)
anxiety
42% (1807)
irritability
38% (1800)
tremors
21% (1769)
dizziness
21% (1777)
nausea
19% (1776)
depression
18% (1759)
focused
54% (515)
happier
48% (476)
relaxed
24% (499)
Acid reflux
30% (287)
Gas and bloating
27% (270)
less concerned about cronic lateness
14% (462)
higher awareness of dust and desire to clean
13% (464)
Decreased kinesia
2% (252)
Sweats
17% (35)
hypoglycemia
10% (30)
Citalopram (Celexa)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
53% (279)
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% (423)
difficulty thinking or remembering
51% (413)
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% (396)
nightmares
5% (42)
rash
2% (45)
nightmare
2% (44)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
49% (381)
changes in sexual desire or ability
49% (380)
dry mouth
45% (378)
sweating or night sweats
43% (382)
drowsiness
40% (371)
nausea
38% (384)
dizziness
36% (374)
headache
34% (373)
weakness
32% (374)
constipation
27% (377)
muscle pain or cramps
23% (369)
decreased appetite
22% (376)
stomach pain
19% (374)
heartburn
18% (370)
increased urination
17% (373)
diarrhea
15% (372)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (364)
vomiting
14% (374)
difficulty urinating
14% (366)
Excessive sleeping
28% (98)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
25% (52)
facial myofacial pain
13% (86)
itching
16% (64)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (45)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (43)
Escitalopram (Lexapro)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
55% (336)
drowsiness
35% (331)
excessive tiredness
34% (329)
dry mouth
28% (328)
increased appetite
23% (328)
increased sweating
23% (327)
dizziness
22% (329)
nausea
21% (326)
increased anxiety
25% (231)
constipation
14% (327)
Disassociation
25% (169)
diarrhea
13% (324)
stomach pain
9% (322)
flu-like symptoms
8% (322)
heartburn
7% (324)
runny nose
6% (320)
sneezing
3% (317)
Fish oil% of members (num votes)
belching
33% (1058)
indigestion
17% (1038)
loose stools
15% (1029)
reduced pain
12% (1011)
acid reflux
11% (956)
lower blood pressure
9% (1026)
nausea
8% (415)
headache
7% (772)
Stomach Pain
6% (706)
nosebleeds
3% (1011)
rash
2% (1014)
Improved Sleep
13% (141)
Dry mouth
9% (170)
ibuprofen: stomach pain
9% (174)
Headaches
6% (170)
birth control pills: irritability
6% (174)
stomach pain
5% (170)
Sensitive Teeth
8% (75)
altered thyroid function
4% (130)
Sleepines
4% (97)
codones-hallucinations
1% (381)
Suicidality
2% (130)
Fainting
1% (72)
Fluoxetine (Prozac)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
51% (482)
nervousness
42% (491)
dry mouth
41% (476)
drowsiness
33% (472)
nausea
26% (476)
excessive sweating
24% (471)
weakness
22% (463)
loss of appetite
21% (471)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (470)
weight loss
17% (471)
severe sleep disturbances
29% (267)
sore throat
10% (469)
dizziness
21% (117)
suicidal thoughts
25% (51)
headaches
38% (21)
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)
nausea
22% (51)
skin more sensitive to sunlight than usual
22% (50)
changes in sex drive or ability
23% (48)
blurred vision
20% (49)
difficulty urinating
14% (51)
nightmares
14% (51)
frequent urination
10% (51)
Lamotrigine (Lamictal)% of members (num votes)
difficulty thinking or concentrating
47% (154)
drowsiness
38% (151)
loss of balance or coordination
29% (147)
blurred vision
25% (153)
difficulty speaking
25% (148)
dizziness
24% (148)
constipation
19% (144)
stomach, back, or joint pain
17% (143)
loss of appetite
15% (144)
double vision
11% (148)
weight loss
10% (144)
uncontrollable movements of the eyes
10% (146)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
9% (139)
missed or painful menstrual periods
8% (146)
diarrhea
8% (143)
swelling, itching, or irritation of the vagina
7% (143)
Mania
11% (18)
Addiction
0% (19)
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)
changes in menstrual cycle
12% (181)
tremor
12% (187)
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% (103)
dry mouth
50% (101)
fine hand movements that are difficult to control
44% (101)
restlessness
43% (100)
depression
44% (97)
thirsty
52% (73)
loss of appetite
32% (102)
constipation
31% (99)
indigestion
24% (98)
mood swing
41% (56)
stomach pain or bloating
23% (98)
hair loss
22% (100)
thin, brittle fingernails or hair
22% (99)
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)
Affect kidney function
9% (33)
swollen lips
3% (96)
Acne
0% (6)
Low dose naltrexone (LDN)% of members (num votes)
increased sense of well-being
54% (236)
vivid dreams
47% (238)
increased self-confidence
42% (231)
difficulty sleeping
34% (234)
increased sex drive
17% (230)
drowsiness
21% (135)
body aches
18% (82)
Muscle ache
17% (76)
Sore Joints
17% (75)
Hypothyroidism
8% (73)
ulcer
6% (85)
Increased muscle strength
11% (28)
decreased orgasim
12% (25)
doesn\'t work
25% (8)
Magnesium% of members (num votes)
diarrhea
28% (1818)
stomach discomfort
21% (1780)
nervousness
8% (550)
insomnia
10% (295)
weight gain
8% (295)
disassociation
4% (544)
Headache
11% (157)
Brain
3% (423)
feeling slowed down
14% (85)
brain zaps
3% (207)
Hypomania
1% (255)
anxiety in the beginning of the treatment
6% (36)
Murderous Rage
1% (155)
when i went off it i had a seizure wish i ha some now
0% (135)
Meditation% of members (num votes)
reduced stress
78% (4234)
improved mood
72% (4162)
improved sleep
52% (4090)
reduced pain
36% (4056)
waking up too early
14% (3166)
nasal congestion
12% (3114)
anxiety
24% (974)
Passing out
6% (3574)
palpitations
12% (1166)
depression
20% (644)
panic attacks
14% (898)
Drowsiness
29% (414)
withdrawel
9% (1158)
Insomnia
17% (578)
easy bruising
9% (1074)
Migraines
9% (1042)
Easily Angered
16% (498)
water retention
9% (820)
Eye twitches
11% (610)
Eye Twitches
10% (612)
Aggression increase
12% (498)
hypotention - lowered overall blood pressure
8% (710)
Mouth ulcers
6% (844)
stuttering
5% (1050)
worsened acne
5% (1010)
more relaxed
62% (78)
Hair Loss
9% (526)
i have hardly done it
18% (254)
Crying
29% (154)
\"Brain Zaps\"
7% (566)
unpleasant body odor
6% (716)
muscle relaxation
50% (76)
Head zaps
6% (628)
Swelling
6% (518)
deeper sleep
41% (78)
nervousness
23% (138)
head zaps
5% (628)
Rash
6% (522)
hives
2% (1152)
orthostatic hypotension
4% (710)
tingling in hands feet and tongue
12% (210)
more alert next day
33% (80)
skin rash
6% (462)
heart palpitations
18% (120)
insomnia
16% (112)
Muscle pain/stiffness on waking
25% (56)
amnesia
5% (284)
withdrawal
12% (104)
Night excursions with no memory of it in the AM
3% (438)
increased sexual desire
8% (130)
Ideopathic Intracranial Hypertension
1% (542)
Dependence/addiction
7% (86)
Seizures
1% (436)
Withdrawal
7% (54)
Irritability when between injections
6% (36)
Paroxetine withdrawal
0% (54)
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)
sweating
23% (183)
loss of appetite
23% (185)
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)
more energy
30% (30)
nosebleed
5% (183)
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% (297)
sleepiness or feeling "drugged"
43% (295)
difficulty concentrating
43% (291)
nervousness
38% (285)
weight gain
38% (284)
dizziness
36% (287)
forgetfulness
35% (283)
dry mouth
35% (283)
headache
34% (292)
unusual dreams
34% (286)
weakness
31% (284)
confusion
27% (281)
sweating
26% (282)
nausea
26% (282)
yawning
19% (279)
decreased appetite
18% (279)
sensitivity to light
18% (279)
constipation
17% (279)
pain in the back, muscles, joints, or anywhere in the body
17% (277)
muscle weakness or tightness
16% (278)
gas
15% (278)
stomach pain
13% (280)
heartburn
11% (277)
changes in ability to taste food
11% (282)
flushing (redness in face and other ares of skin)
11% (277)
weight loss
11% (278)
lump or tightness in throat
11% (280)
diarrhea
11% (277)
sore teeth and gums
9% (276)
runny nose
9% (275)
vomiting
7% (277)
painful or irregular menstruation
7% (269)
cough
5% (276)
increased sex drive
4% (275)
Sertraline (Zoloft)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
54% (456)
weight changes
41% (451)
dry mouth
38% (452)
excessive tiredness
37% (456)
drowsiness
36% (444)
nervousness
31% (442)
headache
26% (442)
dizziness
26% (440)
nausea
26% (448)
gas or bloating
22% (440)
excessive sweating
21% (438)
loss of appetite
19% (442)
diarrhea
18% (447)
constipation
15% (444)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (437)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
12% (439)
sore throat
6% (432)
vomiting
6% (439)
Inability to sleep
29% (24)
SSRIs% of members (num votes)
Sexual problems
62% (798)
Sleeplessness or drowsiness
57% (784)
Agitation (feeling jittery)
52% (776)
Headache
39% (765)
Nausea
34% (770)
Dissociation
33% (557)
Insomnia
48% (130)
dizziness
34% (187)
Dry mouth
49% (112)
\'brain storms\'
27% (193)
brain zaps
34% (128)
Tingling sensation
21% (109)
Testosterone% of members (num votes)
mood changes
44% (77)
depression
27% (75)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
23% (74)
nervousness
22% (76)
acne
21% (76)
decreased sexual desire
20% (75)
dry skin
19% (75)
hot flushes
18% (76)
urinary urgency
24% (51)
hair loss
15% (75)
weakness
15% (75)
headache
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)
anxiety
26% (42)
temporary hair loss
28% (40)
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)
nausea
10% (40)
shaking of a part of your body that you cannot control
10% (40)
stomach cramps
10% (40)
hyperactivity
8% (40)
vomiting
3% (40)
Rash
100% (1)
fever
0% (40)
Trazodone% of members (num votes)
weakness or tiredness
62% (134)
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% (131)
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
14% (129)
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% (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)
hair loss
25% (124)
loss of coordination
26% (120)
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)
uncontrollable movements of the eyes
8% (119)
stuffed or runny nose
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% (828)
weakness or tiredness
42% (842)
dizziness
39% (836)
dry mouth
39% (830)
drowsiness
36% (836)
headache
34% (840)
nightmares
33% (834)
sweating
31% (822)
hot flashes or flushing
27% (816)
nausea
26% (824)
yawning
25% (806)
constipation
24% (826)
twitching
22% (824)
ringing in the ears
20% (806)
gas
20% (806)
loss of appetite
20% (818)
muscle tightness
17% (812)
change in ability to taste food
16% (814)
frequent urination
16% (810)
pain, burning, numbness, or tingling in part of the body
14% (808)
anxiety
50% (218)
heartburn
13% (804)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (814)
stomach pain
13% (812)
diarrhea
12% (806)
brain \"zaps\"
50% (192)
weight loss
11% (808)
nervousness
44% (210)
weight gain
42% (208)
enlarged pupils (black circles in the middle of the eyes)
11% (796)
burping
9% (808)
difficulty urinating
9% (806)
sore throat, chills, or other signs of infection
9% (798)
vomiting
6% (802)
sore skin
10% (172)
cold nose
7% (176)
Agitation
32% (38)
shooting pain up one leg
5% (82)
shooting pains up one leg
5% (80)

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