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Irritable Bowel Syndrome (7,582 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
42% (1387)
Bruising
19% (1369)
Nausea relief
13% (1357)
Bleeding
11% (1357)
yawning
13% (462)
Bacterial infection
4% (1375)
Nerve injury
4% (1368)
night sweats
7% (720)
heartburn
5% (953)
Upset stomach
8% (543)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
10% (382)
Jaw clenching
8% (480)
vertigo
8% (453)
dehydration
6% (545)
weight gain
13% (222)
rebound anxiety
7% (391)
hair loss
7% (379)
drop in blood pressure
6% (427)
wired
6% (448)
urinary hesitancy
6% (387)
hunger
5% (449)
headached
10% (220)
yeast infections
7% (325)
rough on stomach
4% (450)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
5% (376)
tachycardia
3% (525)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
5% (322)
Derealization
2% (760)
hypotension
3% (418)
Pneumothorax
1% (1358)
Hepatitis B
1% (1355)
tic exacerbation
1% (475)
Weight gain
8% (80)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
4% (131)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
2% (225)
Severe abdominal pain
5% (77)
off label used for stage fright
1% (376)
reduced anticipatory stress
4% (70)
oversensitised
3% (94)
Headache
5% (59)
as you age less is better.....had blackouts from halcion (triazolam) when I was younger.....learned that awareness can be affected by medication....BTW as a medicinal chemist, I tried everything, but I don\'t operate heavy machinery, ha ha ha ha
1% (374)
uncontrollable outbursts
3% (71)
increased blood pressure
8% (26)
irritability
3% (72)
Allergic reaction
1% (77)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
1% (112)
kept me awake
1% (105)
Halusinations
0% (287)
easy to anger
1% (70)
Alprazolam (Xanax)% of members (num votes)
Reduced anxiety
87% (614)
Reduced panic
81% (601)
Drowsiness
62% (568)
Decreased inhibitions
41% (565)
Forgetfulness
37% (554)
Light-headedness
28% (566)
Dizziness
25% (549)
Dry mouth
24% (540)
Decreased sex drive
24% (542)
Depression
23% (564)
Irritability
15% (548)
Blurred vision
14% (547)
Muscle weakness
14% (548)
Constipation
13% (542)
Insomnia
11% (550)
Nausea
8% (543)
Hyperactivity
8% (553)
depression
18% (226)
Tremor
6% (544)
racing thoughts
8% (249)
suicidal thoughts
9% (222)
high blood pressure
5% (241)
Vomiting
2% (540)
Seizure
2% (551)
Hot Flashes when dosage increased
4% (240)
Difficulty waking up
28% (29)
Jaundice
1% (546)
Convulsion
1% (350)
Watery mouth
1% (531)
Rash
2% (127)
seziure
1% (99)
Amitriptyline% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
61% (617)
dry mouth
54% (610)
weakness or tiredness
54% (611)
changes in appetite or weight
37% (602)
constipation
30% (601)
changes in sex drive or ability
30% (587)
headaches
25% (588)
confusion
24% (588)
unsteadiness
24% (583)
nightmares
23% (587)
nausea
21% (590)
blurred vision
20% (583)
excessive sweating
17% (582)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
15% (581)
difficulty urinating
11% (582)
felt like a zombie
40% (141)
vomiting
7% (581)
Suicidal Thoughts
13% (166)
Angry
12% (180)
Halucinations
7% (181)
Restless legs
18% (65)
Fish oil% of members (num votes)
belching
33% (1200)
indigestion
17% (1175)
loose stools
15% (1164)
reduced pain
12% (1146)
acid reflux
12% (1093)
lower blood pressure
9% (1160)
nausea
8% (549)
headache
7% (905)
Stomach Pain
6% (841)
nosebleeds
3% (1144)
Improved Sleep
11% (274)
Dry mouth
10% (305)
rash
2% (1147)
Headaches
8% (305)
Sensitive Teeth
10% (209)
ibuprofen: stomach pain
6% (309)
stomach pain
6% (306)
Sleepines
7% (232)
birth control pills: irritability
4% (307)
altered thyroid function
4% (264)
Slower clotting blood with minor cuts etc
6% (128)
Suicidality
2% (263)
Fainting
1% (207)
dizziness
8% (38)
codones-hallucinations
0% (515)
Dry eyes
5% (42)
Hair Loss
17% (12)
panic attack
13% (15)
Brain Zaps
0% (14)
Infliximab (Remicade)% of members (num votes)
headache
35% (55)
weight gain
35% (31)
nausea
19% (54)
stomach pain
16% (55)
back pain
17% (54)
heartburn
17% (54)
flushing
17% (54)
vaginal itching, burning, and pain or other signs of a yeast infection
15% (54)
runny nose
13% (53)
white patches in the mouth
6% (54)
more powerful erections
0% (35)
Loperamide (Imodium)% of members (num votes)
constipation
47% (107)
stomach pain, discomfort, or distention (enlargement)
27% (106)
dry mouth
26% (105)
fatigue
21% (102)
drowsiness
13% (102)
dizziness
6% (100)
vomiting
3% (102)
Low dose naltrexone (LDN)% of members (num votes)
increased sense of well-being
55% (279)
vivid dreams
49% (281)
increased self-confidence
42% (272)
difficulty sleeping
34% (276)
drowsiness
20% (171)
increased sex drive
17% (266)
Muscle ache
21% (116)
Sore Joints
20% (116)
body aches
18% (122)
Increased muscle strength
18% (67)
doesn\'t work
24% (46)
decreased orgasim
16% (64)
Hypothyroidism
7% (111)
ulcer
5% (124)
Folate deficiency
5% (37)
Triggers Herpes Simplex virus
0% (10)
Magnesium% of members (num votes)
diarrhea
28% (2226)
stomach discomfort
21% (2185)
nervousness
8% (956)
insomnia
10% (696)
weight gain
9% (701)
Headache
11% (558)
feeling slowed down
12% (492)
I take magnesium citrate
18% (244)
improved sleep
26% (151)
feeling more relaxed
25% (151)
disassociation
4% (941)
Not feeling anything (almost emotionless)
8% (403)
brain zaps
4% (604)
Brain
2% (820)
fewer or less-severe migraines
11% (144)
anxiety in the beginning of the treatment
3% (432)
Hypomania
2% (652)
terrible crashing feeling mid afternoon
5% (219)
stronger finger nails
7% (144)
pain in left mid-back
3% (265)
Murderous Rage
1% (552)
Loss of control of facial muscles
1% (315)
crashing when withdrawing
1% (218)
Uncontrollable vomiting
1% (303)
Lisinopril cough
2% (89)
hand tremors
3% (37)
when i went off it i had a seizure wish i ha some now
0% (533)
Paradoxical rage
0% (62)
OCD
0% (71)
Incontinence
0% (42)
ocd
0% (70)
SSRIs% of members (num votes)
Sexual problems
62% (913)
Sleeplessness or drowsiness
56% (892)
Agitation (feeling jittery)
52% (887)
Headache
39% (875)
Nausea
35% (877)
Dissociation
32% (660)
Insomnia
45% (235)
Dry mouth
48% (221)
dizziness
31% (293)
brain zaps
31% (238)
\'brain storms\'
24% (295)
Tingling sensation
20% (213)
Vivid dreams
44% (71)
Pounding Heart
22% (37)
Induced hypomania/mania
9% (43)
burning tongue
4% (98)
burning lips
3% (95)
burning throat
3% (97)
burningface
3% (99)
burning scalp
3% (97)
Priapism-not longer than 4-5 hrs
3% (74)
frequent urination
13% (16)

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