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Addison's Disease (29 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Corticosteroids% of members (num votes)
Having difficulty sleeping
62% (451)
Increased appetite, weight gain
60% (465)
Nervousness, restlessness
52% (452)
Sudden mood swings
50% (465)
Swollen, "puffy" face
44% (452)
Water retention, swelling
40% (436)
Easy bruising
37% (455)
Irritability
49% (340)
Muscle weakness
35% (458)
Lower resistance to infection
34% (445)
irritability
44% (325)
Stomach irritation
32% (443)
weight gain
45% (220)
overeating
35% (370)
Difficulty sleeping
59% (210)
Blurred vision
26% (452)
anxiety
37% (317)
lowered libido
31% (368)
Decreased productivity
34% (330)
decreased libido
30% (365)
Acne
23% (444)
heart palpitations
28% (353)
Increased growth of body hair
20% (447)
Night Sweats
30% (276)
Pounding heart
26% (321)
Osteoporosis (bone weakening disease)
18% (446)
panic attacks
23% (347)
Felt jittery
39% (198)
High blood pressure
17% (438)
Tingling in feet
22% (293)
anger
28% (229)
Diarrhea
23% (261)
rapid heartbeat
28% (207)
Tingling/pain in feet
20% (291)
very dry eyes
20% (292)
muscle spasms
27% (211)
painful legs
20% (265)
dizziness on standing
26% (196)
Eye twitching
21% (215)
Excessive yawning
16% (287)
word recall problems
24% (191)
numbing (emotionally)
16% (280)
Fever
13% (271)
REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
12% (322)
Suicidal Thoughts
11% (348)
paranoia
10% (356)
headaches
37% (98)
Cataracts or glaucoma
8% (435)
Worsening of diabetes
8% (435)
inability to orgasm
11% (292)
Disorientation
13% (229)
Low blood pressure
8% (331)
red splatches on areas of skin where clothing was tight
13% (196)
Swelling at injection site
6% (333)
Mania
8% (257)
Sedation
5% (420)
migraine relief
7% (282)
Severe Hair Loss
17% (88)
unable to cry
3% (368)
impotence
3% (205)
Allergic Reaction
33% (3)
seizure
0% (192)
Hydrocortisone (Cortef)% of members (num votes)
restlessness
36% (59)
upset stomach
32% (60)
stomach irritation
32% (60)
easy bruising
32% (56)
insomnia
28% (57)
depression
29% (56)
headache
28% (58)
anxiety
29% (56)
dizziness
19% (57)
increased hair growth
16% (56)
acne
14% (57)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
6% (54)
vomiting
4% (55)
Prednisone% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
58% (356)
weight gain
48% (261)
extreme changes in mood
35% (345)
pain reduction
45% (257)
extreme tiredness
33% (339)
weak muscles
32% (334)
reduction in pain levels
42% (257)
increased sweating
32% (332)
changes in the way fat is spread around the body
30% (335)
dizziness
29% (335)
headache
29% (330)
decreased sexual desire
27% (328)
changes in personality
26% (329)
emotional distress
26% (316)
slowed healing of cuts and bruises
24% (331)
thin, fragile skin
23% (339)
Sleep soundly for 6 hrs and then wide awake and unable to go back asleep
28% (267)
heartburn
23% (324)
palpitations
27% (260)
Mood swings
33% (213)
red or purple blotches or lines under the skin
21% (336)
lapse in short-term memory
22% (267)
teeth clenching
22% (259)
stomach ache
20% (269)
Itchiness
19% (264)
inappropriate happiness
13% (330)
stomach pain
20% (201)
swelling of feet
19% (203)
increased hair growth
11% (326)
headache first night
13% (253)
acne
10% (328)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
8% (321)
no effect whatsoever
10% (262)
felt like I was poisoned
9% (255)
did not make any difference to FM symptoms
10% (251)
bulging eyes
6% (327)
abdominal swelling
13% (140)
hives
6% (268)
ostereporosis
9% (159)
Rage
16% (93)
eye floaters
30% (44)
swollen ankles and wrists
18% (66)
Numb face/lips
6% (193)
worsened breathing
8% (139)
sleep walking
3% (263)
Antibiotics were cream only for my skin outbreaks
2% (236)
stomach ulcer
2% (246)
stomach ulcers
2% (245)
cold
20% (15)
digestive bleed
2% (193)
sleep ironing
1% (245)
sleep driving
1% (244)

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