2. Symptoms of Akathisia

The symptoms of akathisia include anxiety, irritability and stress, restlessness, agitation, feeling depressed or emotionally uneasy, difficulty sleeping, unpleasant or dark thoughts, strange or aggressive impulses, and suicidal or homicidal thoughts. Understandably, these symptoms are distressing, but it can be difficult for people with akathisia to figure out what’s wrong with them.

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