Social Anxiety Disorder Medications Chart


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Below is a list of medications commonly prescribed for the treatment or control of social anxiety disorder. Let us know if you have any comments on any of these meds.

Brand Name Generic Name Drug Class Common Side Effects
BuSpar Buspirone Azapirones
Excitement, dizziness, nausea, headache, lightheadedness, and nervousness.
Paxil Paroxetine SSRI Nausea, diarrhea, constipation, decreased appetite, sleepiness, dizziness, yawning, sweating, abnormal vision, and sexual side effects.
Lexapro Escitalopram Oxalate SSRI Nausea, insomnia, problems with ejaculation, increased sweating, fatigue, and decreased libido.
Zoloft Sertraline SSRI Upset stomach, having trouble sleeping, diarrhea, dry mouth, sexual side effects, feeling unusually sleepy or tired, tremor, indigestion, increase of sweating, feeling agitated, and decreased appetite.
Xanax Alprazolam Benzodiazepine ** Sleepiness, susceptibility, vibration, state of unconsciousness, coma, problem in inhalation; closing of your throat; swelling of your lips or mouth.
Effexor XR Venlafaxine N/A
Dizziness, nausua, abnormal ejaculation, dry mouth, sweating, abnormal vision, gas, trouble sleeping, constipation, confusion, gas, and sleepiness.
Adapin Doxepin Tricyclic Antidepressants Dry mouth,drowsiness, and blurred vision.

NOTE: ** denotes symptoms associated with an overdose.

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