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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% (443)
Increased appetite, weight gain
59% (457)
Nervousness, restlessness
52% (445)
Sudden mood swings
49% (458)
Swollen, "puffy" face
44% (445)
Water retention, swelling
40% (429)
Easy bruising
37% (447)
Irritability
48% (332)
Muscle weakness
34% (450)
Lower resistance to infection
34% (438)
irritability
44% (318)
weight gain
45% (213)
Stomach irritation
32% (436)
overeating
35% (364)
Difficulty sleeping
59% (203)
Blurred vision
26% (445)
anxiety
37% (309)
lowered libido
31% (360)
Decreased productivity
33% (322)
decreased libido
30% (357)
Acne
23% (437)
heart palpitations
28% (346)
Increased growth of body hair
20% (440)
Night Sweats
31% (269)
Pounding heart
26% (314)
Osteoporosis (bone weakening disease)
18% (439)
panic attacks
22% (339)
High blood pressure
17% (431)
Felt jittery
38% (191)
Tingling in feet
23% (286)
anger
28% (222)
Tingling/pain in feet
20% (284)
Diarrhea
22% (254)
very dry eyes
20% (285)
rapid heartbeat
28% (200)
muscle spasms
27% (203)
painful legs
20% (257)
dizziness on standing
25% (189)
Excessive yawning
16% (280)
Eye twitching
21% (207)
word recall problems
23% (184)
numbing (emotionally)
15% (273)
Fever
13% (264)
paranoia
11% (349)
Suicidal Thoughts
11% (341)
REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
11% (315)
Cataracts or glaucoma
8% (428)
headaches
37% (91)
Worsening of diabetes
8% (428)
inability to orgasm
12% (285)
Disorientation
13% (222)
Low blood pressure
8% (324)
red splatches on areas of skin where clothing was tight
13% (189)
Swelling at injection site
6% (327)
Sedation
5% (413)
migraine relief
7% (275)
Mania
8% (250)
Severe Hair Loss
17% (81)
unable to cry
3% (361)
impotence
4% (198)
seizure
0% (185)
Hydrocortisone (Cortef)% of members (num votes)
restlessness
36% (58)
upset stomach
32% (59)
stomach irritation
32% (59)
easy bruising
33% (55)
insomnia
29% (56)
depression
29% (55)
headache
28% (57)
anxiety
29% (55)
dizziness
20% (56)
increased hair growth
16% (55)
acne
14% (56)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
6% (53)
vomiting
4% (54)
Prednisone% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
58% (350)
weight gain
47% (255)
extreme changes in mood
35% (339)
pain reduction
46% (251)
extreme tiredness
32% (333)
reduction in pain levels
42% (251)
weak muscles
32% (328)
increased sweating
32% (326)
changes in the way fat is spread around the body
30% (329)
dizziness
29% (329)
headache
28% (324)
decreased sexual desire
27% (322)
changes in personality
26% (323)
emotional distress
26% (310)
slowed healing of cuts and bruises
25% (325)
thin, fragile skin
23% (333)
Sleep soundly for 6 hrs and then wide awake and unable to go back asleep
28% (261)
heartburn
22% (318)
red or purple blotches or lines under the skin
21% (330)
palpitations
27% (254)
Mood swings
33% (207)
lapse in short-term memory
22% (261)
teeth clenching
22% (253)
stomach ache
19% (263)
Itchiness
18% (258)
inappropriate happiness
13% (324)
stomach pain
20% (195)
swelling of feet
19% (197)
increased hair growth
11% (320)
headache first night
13% (248)
acne
10% (322)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
8% (315)
no effect whatsoever
9% (256)
felt like I was poisoned
9% (249)
did not make any difference to FM symptoms
9% (245)
bulging eyes
6% (321)
abdominal swelling
13% (134)
hives
6% (262)
ostereporosis
10% (153)
Rage
17% (87)
eye floaters
32% (38)
Numb face/lips
6% (187)
swollen ankles and wrists
18% (60)
worsened breathing
8% (133)
sleep walking
3% (257)
Antibiotics were cream only for my skin outbreaks
2% (230)
stomach ulcer
2% (240)
stomach ulcers
2% (239)
cold
33% (9)
digestive bleed
2% (187)
sleep ironing
1% (239)
sleep driving
1% (238)

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