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Rheumatoid Arthritis (228 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
40% (1047)
Bruising
19% (1031)
Nausea relief
13% (1025)
Bleeding
11% (1025)
Bacterial infection
4% (1033)
Nerve injury
4% (1030)
heartburn
5% (617)
night sweats
6% (383)
yawning
12% (129)
Upset stomach
7% (204)
vertigo
9% (117)
Jaw clenching
7% (145)
Derealization
2% (427)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
14% (66)
tachycardia
4% (194)
hunger
5% (116)
dehydration
3% (207)
Hepatitis B
0% (1023)
hair loss
8% (59)
drop in blood pressure
5% (97)
wired
4% (118)
Pneumothorax
0% (1023)
rebound anxiety
7% (67)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
6% (65)
hypotension
4% (97)
rough on stomach
3% (118)
urinary hesitancy
3% (66)
tic exacerbation
1% (143)
yeast infections
17% (6)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
17% (6)
off label used for stage fright
2% (65)
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
0% (67)
Azathioprine (Imuran, Azasan)% of members (num votes)
muscle aches
37% (43)
nausea
38% (42)
diarrhea
31% (42)
vomiting
24% (41)
Celecoxib (Celebrex)% of members (num votes)
gas or bloating
20% (161)
diarrhea
13% (160)
cold symptoms
12% (154)
Confusion
16% (70)
sore throat
7% (156)
Fish oil% of members (num votes)
belching
33% (973)
indigestion
16% (958)
loose stools
15% (949)
reduced pain
12% (933)
acid reflux
11% (878)
lower blood pressure
10% (948)
nausea
8% (340)
headache
7% (694)
Stomach Pain
6% (630)
nosebleeds
3% (933)
rash
2% (936)
ibuprofen: stomach pain
10% (94)
Improved Sleep
13% (62)
Headaches
7% (90)
Dry mouth
7% (89)
birth control pills: irritability
5% (94)
stomach pain
4% (92)
altered thyroid function
6% (52)
codones-hallucinations
1% (304)
Suicidality
2% (51)
Sleepines
0% (17)
Hydrocortisone (Cortef)% of members (num votes)
restlessness
35% (40)
upset stomach
31% (42)
stomach irritation
29% (41)
easy bruising
29% (38)
insomnia
26% (39)
depression
26% (38)
headache
23% (39)
anxiety
24% (38)
increased hair growth
21% (39)
acne
15% (39)
dizziness
15% (39)
vomiting
3% (38)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
3% (36)
Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil)% of members (num votes)
nausea
32% (53)
dizziness
31% (52)
diarrhea
26% (53)
headache
23% (53)
stomach pain
22% (54)
loss of appetite
23% (53)
skin rash
18% (55)
parinoia, increased anxiety and depression
24% (21)
vomiting
8% (53)
Mouth ulcers
25% (12)
infections
30% (10)
Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin)% of members (num votes)
gas or bloating
22% (2214)
constipation
18% (2209)
ringing in the ears
16% (2199)
diarrhea
13% (2205)
dizziness
12% (2198)
nervousness
10% (2188)
heartburn
24% (825)
nausea
19% (1003)
Headaches
16% (729)
stomach ache
26% (314)
itching
12% (425)
Blurred vision
10% (396)
Chest pain
6% (476)
temporary loss of vision
2% (1437)
Extreme itchiness
7% (344)
Night Sweats
12% (196)
Sleepiness
15% (150)
peptic ulcer
8% (139)
Easy bruising
10% (30)
Easy bruising (fish oil)
4% (28)
Infliximab (Remicade)% of members (num votes)
headache
35% (37)
heartburn
19% (37)
vaginal itching, burning, and pain or other signs of a yeast infection
17% (35)
flushing
16% (37)
runny nose
17% (36)
nausea
16% (38)
weight gain
42% (12)
stomach pain
14% (37)
back pain
14% (37)
white patches in the mouth
6% (36)
more powerful erections
0% (16)
Low dose naltrexone (LDN)% of members (num votes)
increased sense of well-being
55% (205)
vivid dreams
45% (205)
increased self-confidence
43% (201)
difficulty sleeping
34% (203)
increased sex drive
18% (200)
drowsiness
24% (106)
body aches
21% (52)
Muscle ache
21% (47)
Sore Joints
20% (46)
ulcer
9% (56)
Hypothyroidism
5% (44)
Methotrexate (Rhematrex, Trexall)% of members (num votes)
hair loss
38% (69)
drowsiness
33% (70)
dizziness
33% (69)
headache
31% (70)
decreased appetite
22% (67)
swollen, tender gums
20% (69)
reddened eyes
10% (67)
Rash everywhere
8% (12)
Naproxen% of members (num votes)
Stomach pain
32% (457)
Heartburn
28% (453)
Nausea
26% (454)
Constipation
18% (450)
Headache
15% (451)
Drowsiness
14% (448)
Dizziness
13% (452)
Fluid retention
11% (444)
Ringing in the ears
8% (448)
Itching
6% (447)
Shortness of breath
6% (446)
Unexplained rash
3% (447)
ringing in ears
7% (131)
vomiting
7% (111)
ringing is ears
5% (131)
Increased Cramping
5% (59)
GI Bleeding
29% (7)
swollen throat & tongue
6% (17)
arrhythmia
0% (12)
arrythmia
0% (12)
Prednisone% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
57% (240)
extreme changes in mood
34% (233)
weight gain
49% (154)
pain reduction
48% (155)
weak muscles
32% (225)
extreme tiredness
31% (227)
increased sweating
32% (224)
reduction in pain levels
45% (155)
changes in the way fat is spread around the body
30% (227)
headache
30% (220)
dizziness
28% (225)
slowed healing of cuts and bruises
27% (226)
decreased sexual desire
27% (222)
thin, fragile skin
27% (230)
changes in personality
24% (224)
emotional distress
26% (211)
red or purple blotches or lines under the skin
23% (230)
heartburn
21% (220)
Sleep soundly for 6 hrs and then wide awake and unable to go back asleep
28% (163)
lapse in short-term memory
25% (162)
palpitations
26% (156)
teeth clenching
24% (157)
Mood swings
30% (112)
stomach ache
20% (164)
inappropriate happiness
14% (224)
Itchiness
17% (162)
acne
11% (222)
swelling of feet
23% (101)
increased hair growth
10% (220)
stomach pain
21% (100)
headache first night
14% (153)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
9% (218)
no effect whatsoever
9% (159)
bulging eyes
6% (223)
felt like I was poisoned
9% (152)
did not make any difference to FM symptoms
7% (151)
hives
6% (163)
Numb face/lips
8% (91)
abdominal swelling
18% (38)
sleep walking
4% (161)
ostereporosis
9% (58)
worsened breathing
10% (39)
stomach ulcers
2% (146)
sleep ironing
2% (145)
Antibiotics were cream only for my skin outbreaks
1% (137)
stomach ulcer
1% (147)
sleep driving
1% (144)
digestive bleed
0% (93)

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