Do not stop taking LATUDA, or lower the dosage, even if you are feeling better, without checking with your doctor. If you stop taking LATUDA suddenly, your condition…

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Olanzapine, an atypical antipsychotic, which shares similarities with clozapine in its chemical structure and neurotransmitter receptor binding profiles, has also been shown to cause cellular immune impairment [41]…

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What are the most common side effects of Lexapro? Common side effects Headache, nausea, diarrhea, dry mouth, increased sweating, feeling nervous, restless, fatigue, or having trouble sleeping (insomnia)….

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SSRIs have been shown to alter several aspects of immune cell functioning. Not only the proliferation, but also cytokine secretion and viability of lymphocytes are affected when exposed…

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Because Zoloft leaves your body so quickly, stopping it too abruptly can cause discontinuation syndrome to develop. Among the symptoms that may be experienced are nausea, tremor, dizziness,…

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Exercise. Multiple studies have suggested that physical activity improves brain serotonin levels by increasing both the production and the release of serotonin in the brain. The most effective…

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It also doesn’t seem to cause any dependence or withdrawal symptoms ( 5 , 6 ). Nonetheless, some medical practitioners are concerned that it may reduce the natural…

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The antidepressant Wellbutrin (bupropion) is not an SSRI but has been associated with insomnia. However, studies that have examined electrical activity of the brain in patients taking bupropion…

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It is possible to experience not only diarrhea, but you may also have symptoms like nausea or constipation while on the drug. Some people also report heartburn as…

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In early studies, patients with epilepsy who were taking lamotrigine reported increases in a subjective sense of well-being, and this led to its exploration as a psychotropic drug…

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