Chapter 4
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Possible Side Effects and Adverse Reactions of Atypical Antidepressants

Side Effects:

  • Sleepiness
  • Headache
  • Constipation
  • Dry mouth
  • Agitation
  • Nervousness
  • Weight changes
  • Flushing
  • Sweating
  • Tremors
  • Changes in blood pressure

Adverse Reactions:

  • Male erection that is unwanted, painful and lasts a long time (Trazadone)
  • Seizures (Wellbutrin)
  • Low white blood cell count (Remeron)