Side effects of trazodone?

Safe medicine. Trazodone is a safe medicine and is marketed for depression but is very effective for insomnia. Side effects may include dry mouth, blurred vision, dizziness, drowsiness, nausea, difficulty with erections, sustained erections.

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What are the side effects of trazodone when prescribed for sleeplessness and bipolar disorder?

Orthostatic Hypotens. Trazadone can cause orthostatic hypotension and sedation. And at higher does antidepressant so if u give it for some one with bipolar diagnoses , may be need moodstabelizer as well. Read more...
Depends . . . Serious side effects (se’s) of trazodone are priapism, allergic reactions, problems breathing, thinking changes & stiff muscles. Sedation results from ?1 & 5-ht2 antagonism. Because trazodone is rarely used alone to treat bipolar (BP) (it can induce mania), i'm assuming you are taking other BP meds w/ it. If so, it is hard to discuss other possible se’s w/o knowing the other meds. Read more...
Trazodone. Common ones, being dose-dependent, are result of drying effects, such as dry mouth, blurred vision, constipation, dry skin, etc. Read more...

What is trazodone used for and it's side effects?

Depression or sleep. Usually used for above two disorders. Can be used for other conditions as well. Side effects can include headaches, nausea, vomiting, dry mouth, nervousness, decreased ability to concentrate or remember things, fatigue, and many others. Read more...
Depression. It's an antidepressant of the serotonin antagonist and reuptake inhibitor (sari) class. & also has anti-anxiety and sleep-inducing effects.Its side-effects incl all the usual (some quite concerning) but also may have some unique sexual libido enhancements. Read about it and keep your doctor informed if you have concerns. Read more...

Besides to Escitalopram, I have been also prescribed for Trazodone 100mg. I am concerned about its side effects and really worried to take it. Just wondering if there are other medications better than it?

Side-effects caution. First ,you need to know why it was prescribed. Second, you need to look for other solutions with fewer or no side effects. You have two medicines prescribed. They both interact with each other and then with you a unique individual. This makes the side effects difficult to predict in advance. Read more...

If I take trazodone will I get side effects again? I abused it one night and it caused me anxiety and my heart to race. I haven't took it in along time. Will it still cause the side effects even if my body hasnt had it in awhile?

When . When you say you abused it, I am assuming you took more than you were prescribed to take. In this case, the side effects you listed do commonly occur. If you abuse again, then yes you will likely experience similar side effects. If you take the recommended dosage then you are less likely to have those side effects, however it is possible. There is no real way to tell until you take the medication again. If you take it again and have the same effect, you should see your psychiatrist for a change in medication. Read more...
One way to know. If you did fine it before abusing it then you should be ok but the only way to know is to take it and see. Read more...
Trazodone. Possible. Might try, with ok from your doctor, half the previous dose initially, then work your way up, as tolerated. Read more...