Side Effects.txt

  1. Tricyclic Antidepressants
    • sedation
    • weight gain
    • sexual dysfunction
    • orthostasis
    • lethal OD
    • anti-cholinergic
  2. Tetracyclics
    • Sedation, Weight gain, Sexual dysfunction
    • Nausea, Insomnia, Headache
  3. SSRI's
    Sexual dysfunction, Nausea, Insomnia, Headache

    NO sedation or weight gain!
  4. SNRI's (effexor, cymbalta)
    Nausea, Insomnia, Headache

    • Rare sexual dysfunction and weight gain
    • No sedation
  5. Serotonin Modulators
    • Sedation
    • Trazodone may cause priaprism

    Rarely weight gain & sexual dysfunction
  6. NE-5HT modulators (mirtazapine)
    • Sedation, Weight gain, Anticholinergic
    • Increased serum lipids
    • Rarely sexual dysfunction
  7. Dopamine-NE RI's (Bupropion)
    Seizures (same as Zyban)

    No sedation, weight gain or sexual dysfunction
  8. MAOI's
    • Weight gain and sexual dysfunction
    • HTN with tyramine and other drugs - potentially lethal drug interactions and dietary restrictions
  9. Clozapine
    Risk of agranulocytosis
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