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Table 2 Clinical complications and side effects were reported as number per group

From: A double-blind, randomized pilot study for comparison of Melissa officinalis L. and Lavandula angustifolia Mill. with Fluoxetine for the treatment of depression

Side effects L. angustifolia Fluoxetine M. officinalis P.Value
Anxiety 1(3 days) 5(3 days) 1(2 days) 0.179
Dizziness 1(1 day) 1(1 day) 2(1 day) 1
Dry mouth 2(2 days) 1(4 days) 1(5 days) 1
Decreased appetite 0 3(4 days) 1(2 days) 0.302
Headache 2(1 day) 4(1 day) 1(1 day) 0.463
Increased appetite 3(4 days) 1(3 day) 2(3 days) 0.858
Insomnia 0 3(3 days) 1(2 days) 0.302
Nausea 1(1 day) 0 1(1 day) 1
Sedation 2(3 days) 0 2(3 days) 0.524
Sexual dysfunction 0 3(7 days) 1(1 day) 0.302