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Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) (1,391 members)

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5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)% of members (num votes)
Improved sleep
34% (334)
More balanced mood
34% (334)
Reduced anxiety
29% (334)
Drowsiness
26% (338)
Nausea
12% (328)
Reduced sex drive
9% (326)
Nightmares
9% (326)
Stomach cramps
7% (324)
Hypertension
6% (326)
Flatulence
6% (324)
Memory problems
8% (190)
nausea
6% (195)
Hair loss
5% (205)
Vomiting
2% (323)
Difficulty urinating
2% (161)
Birth control pills% of members (num votes)
Lighter periods
64% (443)
Weight gain
57% (444)
Headaches
56% (439)
Sore or swollen breasts
53% (433)
Bloating
48% (431)
Bleeding or spotting between periods
44% (437)
Decreased sex drive
41% (430)
Nausea
36% (435)
Decreased acne
34% (433)
Increased acne
24% (429)
Vomiting
13% (425)
Intense Anger / Rage
25% (152)
Increased sex drive
7% (419)
leg sleeps
13% (144)
Stopped periods
20% (92)
Increase pain
26% (53)
rapid heart rate
12% (113)
vision impairment
7% (142)
mood swings
50% (4)
Bupropion (Wellbutrin)% of members (num votes)
dry mouth
48% (877)
forgetfulness
37% (764)
Fatigue
36% (785)
headache
32% (873)
excitement
30% (878)
drowsiness
29% (882)
dizziness
28% (868)
Dizzyness upon standing
29% (756)
excessive sweating
25% (864)
anxiety
44% (482)
constipation
23% (856)
anxious
40% (482)
nausea
22% (865)
weight loss
19% (862)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
17% (867)
loss of interest in sex
42% (322)
worsened depression horribly
17% (712)
Memory loss
25% (461)
ringing ears
24% (390)
cold painful numb fingers
11% (736)
More tired
30% (274)
palipitations
20% (409)
SSRI - sleepy
14% (401)
anger/temper outbursts
24% (233)
vomiting
5% (854)
Restless legs
22% (189)
Dialated eyes
5% (677)
less emotions
29% (120)
diarrhea
11% (227)
serotonin storm
4% (533)
Heart rate slowed
4% (323)
psychosis
6% (229)
heart rate felt slower
3% (325)
could not orgasm
28% (29)
seizure
1% (598)
allergic reaction
3% (206)
I have taken Zoloft several times through the years and never had any trouble. Unfortunately my dr. prescribed it for anxiety attacks during my last pregnancy (that is the only time I have had severe attacks like that) and my daughter was born with an umb
1% (355)
Hives
5% (56)
Passing Out
1% (121)
increased effects of pain meds
1% (131)
Fish oil% of members (num votes)
belching
33% (1193)
indigestion
17% (1168)
loose stools
15% (1157)
reduced pain
12% (1139)
acid reflux
12% (1086)
lower blood pressure
9% (1153)
nausea
8% (542)
headache
7% (898)
Stomach Pain
6% (834)
nosebleeds
3% (1137)
Improved Sleep
11% (267)
Dry mouth
9% (298)
rash
2% (1140)
Headaches
8% (298)
ibuprofen: stomach pain
7% (302)
Sensitive Teeth
9% (202)
stomach pain
6% (299)
Sleepines
7% (225)
birth control pills: irritability
4% (300)
altered thyroid function
4% (257)
Slower clotting blood with minor cuts etc
7% (121)
Suicidality
2% (256)
Fainting
2% (200)
dizziness
6% (31)
Dry eyes
6% (35)
panic attack
25% (8)
codones-hallucinations
0% (508)
Hair Loss
20% (5)
Brain Zaps
0% (7)
Fluoxetine (Prozac)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
53% (560)
nervousness
41% (567)
dry mouth
39% (549)
drowsiness
32% (547)
nausea
26% (552)
excessive sweating
23% (545)
loss of appetite
22% (543)
weakness
22% (535)
severe sleep disturbances
27% (340)
weight loss
16% (543)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
16% (542)
sore throat
11% (542)
dizziness
22% (190)
suicidal thoughts
27% (129)
headaches
23% (96)
fatigue
33% (67)
Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin)% of members (num votes)
gas or bloating
22% (2998)
constipation
18% (2998)
ringing in the ears
17% (2971)
heartburn
25% (1601)
diarrhea
13% (2983)
dizziness
12% (2967)
nausea
19% (1777)
nervousness
11% (2954)
stomach ache
24% (1086)
Headaches
16% (1502)
Sleepiness
16% (922)
itching
12% (1187)
Night Sweats
14% (972)
none
21% (617)
Easy bruising
15% (799)
Blurred vision
10% (1157)
Pain
16% (523)
Chest pain
6% (1234)
Extreme itchiness
7% (1106)
peptic ulcer
5% (903)
temporary loss of vision
2% (2198)
hyperacidity
7% (537)
Increased phamaceutical toxins in my body
5% (630)
Nightmares
6% (515)
Easy bruising (fish oil)
4% (781)
Folate deficiency from frequent use of NSAIDs
3% (430)
increased menstrual bleeding
5% (187)
anxiety
9% (100)
Increased bleeding from cuts
5% (150)
Facial/Cranial Nerve Pain
7% (81)
Tendonitis
11% (28)
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% (2216)
stomach discomfort
21% (2176)
nervousness
8% (946)
insomnia
10% (686)
weight gain
9% (691)
Headache
11% (548)
feeling slowed down
12% (482)
I take magnesium citrate
18% (233)
improved sleep
26% (138)
feeling more relaxed
26% (139)
disassociation
4% (931)
Not feeling anything (almost emotionless)
8% (393)
brain zaps
4% (594)
Brain
2% (810)
fewer or less-severe migraines
11% (133)
anxiety in the beginning of the treatment
3% (422)
Hypomania
2% (642)
terrible crashing feeling mid afternoon
5% (209)
stronger finger nails
7% (134)
pain in left mid-back
3% (255)
Murderous Rage
1% (543)
Loss of control of facial muscles
1% (305)
Uncontrollable vomiting
1% (293)
crashing when withdrawing
1% (208)
Lisinopril cough
3% (79)
hand tremors
4% (27)
OCD
0% (60)
when i went off it i had a seizure wish i ha some now
0% (524)
Paradoxical rage
0% (52)
Incontinence
0% (32)
ocd
0% (60)
Meditation% of members (num votes)
reduced stress
78% (2534)
improved mood
72% (2486)
improved sleep
52% (2440)
reduced pain
36% (2417)
waking up too early
15% (1955)
nasal congestion
12% (1929)
more relaxed
58% (368)
anxiety
24% (857)
muscle relaxation
46% (362)
Drowsiness
27% (536)
Passing out
6% (2158)
depression
19% (675)
deeper sleep
34% (364)
Insomnia
18% (635)
panic attacks
14% (807)
palpitations
11% (954)
more alert next day
29% (364)
Migraines
10% (888)
easy bruising
10% (904)
Crying
21% (410)
Eye twitches
13% (651)
Easily Angered
15% (583)
nervousness
20% (400)
Muscle pain/stiffness on waking
22% (354)
withdrawel
8% (950)
Eye Twitches
11% (642)
i have hardly done it
16% (449)
insomnia
15% (381)
water retention
9% (762)
Hair Loss
11% (599)
Aggression increase
11% (585)
hypotention - lowered overall blood pressure
8% (701)
\"Brain Zaps\"
9% (622)
Interesting dreams
23% (222)
tingling in hands feet and tongue
12% (432)
Head zaps
8% (658)
Swelling
8% (596)
Mouth ulcers
6% (779)
unpleasant body odor
7% (704)
head zaps
7% (655)
heart palpitations
11% (389)
stuttering
5% (888)
Rash
7% (602)
skin rash
7% (568)
worsened acne
4% (867)
increased sexual desire
9% (395)
Sense of overall dullness
11% (303)
hives
3% (939)
orthostatic hypotension
4% (702)
withdrawal
8% (377)
diarrhea
10% (264)
worried about addiction
9% (293)
Irritibility
15% (159)
Withdrawal
4% (343)
agitation
14% (160)
Dependence/addiction
6% (366)
Heightened sense of pain
13% (163)
amnesia
4% (471)
Feeling of mental overstimulation
15% (140)
stomach cramps
8% (261)
Easy bruising
12% (158)
Night excursions with no memory of it in the AM
3% (551)
hands sweat
9% (184)
Mania
5% (204)
Went off of with terrible full blown withdrawal. Even with slow tapering. Dosage makes it hard to go off of slower. But I live thru it!
4% (234)
Ideopathic Intracranial Hypertension
1% (606)
Weight gain
17% (46)
Went off of cymbals a terrible withdrawal . Full blown!
3% (234)
Severe chest pain
5% (143)
Benzo/Klonipin in not good for elderly. Now I am not old yet but I didn\'t want to wait until I was to have to go off of. Anyway after Dr and research found Klonipin is terrible for memory. So I consulted with my Dr and discussed as he originally told me
3% (237)
syncope
4% (158)
stomach pain
9% (68)
Paroxetine withdrawal
2% (342)
Seizures
1% (550)
Severe Restlessness (Akathisia)
5% (92)
I went down on dosage had been on Klonipin for sleep disorder for about 20yrs at least only on 1 mg. cut in half and expected withdrawal so went very slowly and did research for withdrawal and I cut In Half down to . 5mg I have researched and realize benz
1% (238)
Irritability when between injections
1% (329)
psychosis
2% (110)
Severe withdrawal symptoms from a slow wean
4% (46)
Severe withdrawal symptoms from slow wean off medication
4% (47)
Nausea
6% (32)
dissociation
5% (19)
anhedonia
5% (19)
Gabapentin-severe nocturnal seizures
2% (46)
nausea
3% (31)
Gabapentin-severe withdrawal symptoms from a slow wean- this site will not let me list these symptoms under Gabapentin/same with nocturnal seizures
2% (46)
hungover
0% (8)
blisters over body
0% (25)
Severe nocturnal seizures
0% (46)
Heart rate increased next day
0% (49)
Paroxetine (Paxil)% of members (num votes)
decreased sex drive
51% (334)
sleepiness or feeling "drugged"
43% (329)
difficulty concentrating
42% (325)
weight gain
40% (321)
nervousness
37% (316)
dizziness
35% (322)
dry mouth
36% (314)
forgetfulness
35% (315)
headache
32% (324)
unusual dreams
33% (318)
weakness
29% (316)
confusion
28% (312)
sweating
26% (313)
nausea
24% (313)
yawning
19% (311)
constipation
19% (312)
sensitivity to light
17% (310)
decreased appetite
17% (311)
pain in the back, muscles, joints, or anywhere in the body
16% (308)
muscle weakness or tightness
16% (309)
gas
15% (311)
stomach pain
12% (311)
changes in ability to taste food
12% (313)
diarrhea
11% (308)
heartburn
11% (307)
flushing (redness in face and other ares of skin)
10% (305)
weight loss
10% (309)
lump or tightness in throat
10% (310)
sore teeth and gums
10% (307)
runny nose
8% (306)
painful or irregular menstruation
7% (297)
vomiting
6% (308)
cough
5% (307)
increased sex drive
4% (305)
Sertraline (Zoloft)% of members (num votes)
changes in sex drive or ability
56% (508)
weight changes
41% (499)
dry mouth
38% (500)
excessive tiredness
37% (502)
drowsiness
37% (494)
nervousness
32% (492)
dizziness
27% (486)
nausea
26% (497)
headache
26% (488)
gas or bloating
22% (487)
excessive sweating
20% (483)
loss of appetite
20% (490)
diarrhea
17% (494)
constipation
15% (490)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
13% (487)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
12% (485)
sore throat
6% (477)
vomiting
5% (484)
Inability to sleep
31% (72)
Hairloss
100% (1)

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