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Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) (324 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
42% (1380)
Bruising
19% (1361)
Nausea relief
13% (1349)
Bleeding
11% (1350)
yawning
13% (454)
Bacterial infection
4% (1368)
Nerve injury
4% (1361)
night sweats
7% (712)
heartburn
5% (945)
Upset stomach
8% (535)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
11% (376)
Jaw clenching
8% (472)
vertigo
8% (446)
dehydration
6% (537)
weight gain
13% (215)
rebound anxiety
7% (384)
hair loss
7% (372)
drop in blood pressure
6% (420)
hunger
5% (442)
urinary hesitancy
6% (380)
wired
5% (440)
yeast infections
7% (318)
headached
10% (213)
rough on stomach
4% (443)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
5% (370)
tachycardia
3% (517)
Derealization
2% (752)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
4% (315)
hypotension
3% (413)
Pneumothorax
1% (1350)
Hepatitis B
1% (1347)
tic exacerbation
1% (467)
Weight gain
8% (73)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
4% (124)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
2% (218)
Severe abdominal pain
6% (70)
off label used for stage fright
1% (370)
oversensitised
3% (87)
reduced anticipatory stress
5% (63)
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% (368)
uncontrollable outbursts
3% (64)
increased blood pressure
11% (18)
Headache
4% (52)
irritability
3% (65)
easy to anger
2% (63)
Halusinations
0% (280)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
1% (105)
Allergic reaction
1% (70)
kept me awake
1% (98)
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)
Metformin% of members (num votes)
dizziness or lightheadedness
42% (48)
nervousness or irritability
33% (46)
headache
33% (46)
shakiness
30% (47)
initial gastric distress
62% (21)
sweating
27% (45)
weakness
20% (49)
hunger
20% (46)
sudden changes in behavior or mood
18% (45)
pale skin
14% (44)
clumsy or jerky movements
13% (47)
numbness or tingling around the mouth
5% (44)
diarrhea
100% (1)
suicidal
0% (31)
NuvaRing% of members (num votes)
headache
46% (28)
changes in appetite
41% (29)
changes in sexual desire
41% (27)
vaginal bleeding or spotting when it is not time for your period. (Call your doctor if the bleeding lasts longer than a few days or happens in more than one cycle.)
38% (29)
weight gain or loss
39% (28)
nausea
34% (29)
white or yellow vaginal discharge
36% (28)
breasts that are large, tender, or produce a liquid
36% (28)
swelling, redness, irritation, burning, itching, or infection of the vagina
31% (29)
stomach cramps or bloating
29% (28)
acne
25% (28)
growth of hair on face
22% (27)
nervousness
11% (28)
loss of hair on scalp
7% (28)
runny nose
7% (28)
vomiting
7% (28)
seizures
4% (28)

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