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Lofepramine

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2.7  Effectiveness
8  Side Effects
4.3  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 16 Lofepramine side effects and 5 Lofepramine benefits.

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Effectiveness of Lofepramine by Condition
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Reported Changes in Health and Well-Being
Since taking Lofepramine, RateADrug survey participants noticed these changes in their health:
Effect on:Much WorseWorseNo ChangeBetterMuch Better
Appetite 6.9% 10.3% 51.7% 24.1% 6.9%
Balance/Equilibrium 6.9% 6.9% 75.9% 10.3% 0%
Blood Pressure 0% 3.4% 93.1% 0% 3.4%
Breathing 3.4% 3.4% 86.2% 3.4% 3.4%
Confidence 10.3% 20.7% 31% 31% 6.9%
Coordination/Motor Skills 6.9% 10.3% 55.2% 20.7% 6.9%
Digestion 6.9% 10.3% 55.2% 17.2% 10.3%
Emotional Well-being 6.9% 20.7% 27.6% 34.5% 10.3%
Energy 6.9% 20.7% 34.5% 31% 6.9%
Eyesight 0% 13.8% 65.5% 20.7% 0%
Memory 6.9% 20.7% 31% 20.7% 20.7%
Mental Clarity 10.3% 17.2% 37.9% 27.6% 6.9%
Pain 3.4% 3.4% 79.3% 10.3% 3.4%
Patience 3.4% 27.6% 27.6% 27.6% 13.8%
Sexual Health 3.4% 6.9% 58.6% 24.1% 6.9%
Skin Complexion 3.4% 6.9% 79.3% 3.4% 6.9%
Sleep 10.3% 10.3% 37.9% 34.5% 6.9%
Stress Level 10.3% 20.7% 31% 27.6% 10.3%
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Commonly Reported Lofepramine Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced these commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Abnormal / Vivid Dreams 0% 0% 0% 100% 0%
Allergic Reaction 96.3% 0% 3.7% 0% 0%
Anxiety 39.3% 3.6% 42.9% 14.3% 0%
Blurred Vision 58.8% 11.8% 11.8% 17.6% 0%
Breathing Difficulties 76.5% 17.6% 0% 5.9% 0%
Change in Sex Drive 64% 4% 16% 16% 0%
Change in Weight 66.7% 0% 0% 33.3% 0%
Cold Symptoms 82.4% 0% 5.9% 11.8% 0%
Confusion 58.8% 11.8% 17.6% 5.9% 5.9%
Constipation 27.3% 18.2% 0% 36.4% 18.2%
Depression 35.3% 17.6% 29.4% 17.6% 0%
Diarrhea 85.7% 3.6% 7.1% 3.6% 0%
Difficulty Urinating 70.6% 5.9% 5.9% 17.6% 0%
Dizziness 42.9% 17.9% 25% 14.3% 0%
Drowsiness 77.3% 9.1% 9.1% 0% 4.5%
Dry Mouth 14.8% 22.2% 14.8% 29.6% 18.5%
Erectile Dysfunction 81.2% 6.2% 6.2% 6.2% 0%
Euphoria 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Fatigue 32.1% 17.9% 17.9% 21.4% 10.7%
Feelings of Anger / Rage 0% 0% 0% 0% 100%
Fever 76.5% 0% 17.6% 0% 5.9%
Gas 52.9% 11.8% 23.5% 5.9% 5.9%
Headache 50% 14.3% 17.9% 10.7% 7.1%
Insomnia 42.9% 14.3% 17.9% 14.3% 10.7%
Irregular Heartbeat 76.5% 5.9% 11.8% 5.9% 0%
Irritability / Impatience 48% 12% 12% 24% 4%
Lethargy 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Mood Swings 70.6% 11.8% 0% 11.8% 5.9%
Movement Problems 0% 100% 0% 0% 0%
Muscle Cramping 64.7% 17.6% 17.6% 0% 0%
Muscle Spasms 0% 0% 0% 100% 0%
Nausea 63% 14.8% 11.1% 11.1% 0%
Relaxed / Calming Sensation 56.2% 25% 18.8% 0% 0%
Sensitivity to Light 76.5% 23.5% 0% 0% 0%
Sexual Dysfunction 60.9% 0% 17.4% 17.4% 4.3%
Stomach Ache 64.7% 17.6% 5.9% 11.8% 0%
Sweating 22.2% 11.1% 11.1% 44.4% 11.1%
Tremors 60% 0% 20% 20% 0%
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Less Commonly Reported Lofepramine Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced less commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Aggressive / Impulsive Behavior 55.6% 11.1% 33.3% 0% 0%
Amnesia / Memory Loss 55.6% 11.1% 11.1% 11.1% 11.1%
Blurred Vision 63.6% 27.3% 9.1% 0% 0%
Change in Behavior 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Change in Weight 56.2% 12.5% 25% 6.2% 0%
Confusion 80% 20% 0% 0% 0%
Coordination / Balance Problems 60% 40% 0% 0% 0%
Depression 60% 20% 0% 20% 0%
Disorientation 44.4% 33.3% 11.1% 0% 11.1%
Energy Loss 44.4% 11.1% 11.1% 33.3% 0%
Feelings of Anger / Rage 33.3% 22.2% 44.4% 0% 0%
Impaired Thinking / Judgment 44.4% 11.1% 22.2% 11.1% 11.1%
Increased Depression 75% 12.5% 0% 12.5% 0%
Indigestion 66.7% 0% 11.1% 22.2% 0%
Irritability / Impatience 0% 0% 0% 0% 100%
Reduced Libido 72.7% 0% 9.1% 18.2% 0%
Slow Reflexes 66.7% 22.2% 11.1% 0% 0%
Slurred Speech 88.9% 0% 11.1% 0% 0%
Suicidal Tendencies 68.8% 25% 0% 6.2% 0%
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Episodes since taking Lofepramine
Since taking Lofepramine Rate a Drug survey participants reported these episodes:
Fall 5.1%
Hospitalization 3.1%
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20 May 2017 torture
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03 Nov 2014 Lofepramine gives me fewer unpleasant side-effects than most other antidepressants (and I have tried most of them). The only real problems I have are: needing to urinate frequently, impeded flow or urine, achey reproductive organs after ejaculation, and mild insomnia.
   —Posted by Aldeveron
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24 May 2014 Not sure if I like it. its better in I don't feel so lethargic as I did with others I had tried, But the disturbed sleep pattern , trouble urinating , and low sex drive and erectile dysfunction is a problem
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01 Oct 2012 Since taking lofepramine I have been severely bleeding after each bowel movement for over a week and had major cold like symptoms again for over a week and last night my skin all over my body has been itching badly and feeling like its on fire it's very painful and my skin is swelling where it feels like its burning .
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14 Jul 2012 Feel much worse on this AD. Sweating, chills, insomnia, burning/tingling skin and tremors.
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