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Rheumatoid Arthritis (243 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1273)
Bruising
19% (1255)
Nausea relief
13% (1243)
Bleeding
11% (1246)
Bacterial infection
4% (1260)
Nerve injury
4% (1254)
yawning
13% (351)
night sweats
6% (607)
heartburn
4% (839)
Upset stomach
7% (428)
Jaw clenching
9% (366)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
11% (279)
vertigo
8% (339)
rebound anxiety
8% (284)
dehydration
5% (431)
wired
6% (339)
hunger
6% (337)
drop in blood pressure
6% (315)
weight gain
15% (117)
hair loss
6% (272)
urinary hesitancy
6% (282)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
6% (276)
yeast infections
7% (217)
rough on stomach
4% (337)
tachycardia
3% (416)
headached
11% (114)
Derealization
2% (649)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
4% (217)
hypotension
3% (313)
tic exacerbation
2% (364)
Pneumothorax
0% (1244)
Hepatitis B
0% (1243)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
3% (122)
off label used for stage fright
1% (273)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
3% (31)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
11% (9)
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% (271)
Halusinations
1% (183)
kept me awake
0% (4)
Azathioprine (Imuran, Azasan)% of members (num votes)
nausea
42% (55)
muscle aches
38% (55)
diarrhea
37% (54)
vomiting
23% (53)
Celecoxib (Celebrex)% of members (num votes)
gas or bloating
22% (189)
diarrhea
13% (187)
cold symptoms
11% (181)
Confusion
16% (95)
sore throat
7% (183)
Fish oil% of members (num votes)
belching
33% (1106)
indigestion
16% (1087)
loose stools
15% (1077)
reduced pain
12% (1059)
acid reflux
11% (1005)
lower blood pressure
9% (1074)
nausea
8% (463)
headache
7% (820)
Stomach Pain
6% (756)
nosebleeds
3% (1059)
rash
2% (1062)
Improved Sleep
12% (189)
Dry mouth
10% (219)
Headaches
7% (218)
ibuprofen: stomach pain
7% (222)
stomach pain
6% (219)
Sensitive Teeth
10% (125)
birth control pills: irritability
5% (222)
Sleepines
7% (146)
altered thyroid function
4% (180)
Suicidality
3% (178)
Slower clotting blood with minor cuts etc
10% (42)
codones-hallucinations
0% (429)
Fainting
2% (121)
Hydrocortisone (Cortef)% of members (num votes)
restlessness
35% (51)
upset stomach
31% (54)
stomach irritation
32% (53)
easy bruising
31% (49)
depression
29% (49)
anxiety
29% (49)
insomnia
26% (50)
headache
25% (51)
dizziness
18% (50)
increased hair growth
16% (50)
acne
12% (50)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
4% (47)
vomiting
2% (49)
Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil)% of members (num votes)
nausea
31% (72)
dizziness
30% (70)
diarrhea
27% (70)
headache
25% (72)
stomach pain
21% (71)
loss of appetite
21% (70)
skin rash
15% (72)
parinoia, increased anxiety and depression
18% (38)
Mouth ulcers
21% (29)
vomiting
7% (70)
infections
19% (27)
Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin)% of members (num votes)
gas or bloating
22% (2723)
constipation
18% (2723)
ringing in the ears
16% (2702)
diarrhea
12% (2712)
dizziness
12% (2700)
heartburn
24% (1323)
nervousness
11% (2684)
nausea
19% (1507)
Headaches
16% (1228)
stomach ache
24% (812)
itching
12% (916)
Sleepiness
16% (650)
Night Sweats
14% (698)
Easy bruising
16% (528)
Blurred vision
9% (886)
none
23% (343)
Chest pain
6% (966)
Extreme itchiness
7% (834)
temporary loss of vision
2% (1928)
Pain
13% (247)
peptic ulcer
4% (632)
Easy bruising (fish oil)
3% (512)
hyperacidity
6% (268)
Increased phamaceutical toxins in my body
4% (359)
Nightmares
6% (244)
Folate deficiency from frequent use of NSAIDs
4% (159)
Infliximab (Remicade)% of members (num votes)
headache
33% (52)
weight gain
37% (27)
heartburn
18% (51)
back pain
16% (51)
nausea
16% (51)
vaginal itching, burning, and pain or other signs of a yeast infection
16% (50)
flushing
16% (51)
stomach pain
14% (51)
runny nose
12% (50)
white patches in the mouth
6% (50)
more powerful erections
0% (31)
Low dose naltrexone (LDN)% of members (num votes)
increased sense of well-being
54% (251)
vivid dreams
48% (255)
increased self-confidence
41% (247)
difficulty sleeping
34% (250)
increased sex drive
18% (245)
drowsiness
21% (150)
Sore Joints
17% (93)
body aches
16% (100)
Muscle ache
17% (94)
decreased orgasim
15% (41)
doesn\'t work
24% (25)
Hypothyroidism
7% (90)
ulcer
5% (102)
Increased muscle strength
11% (44)
Folate deficiency
7% (15)
Methotrexate (Rhematrex, Trexall)% of members (num votes)
hair loss
37% (83)
dizziness
34% (85)
drowsiness
34% (86)
headache
30% (84)
decreased appetite
23% (81)
swollen, tender gums
19% (83)
reddened eyes
13% (82)
Rash everywhere
19% (26)
Naproxen% of members (num votes)
Stomach pain
32% (557)
Heartburn
29% (551)
Nausea
26% (552)
Constipation
18% (546)
Headache
15% (545)
Drowsiness
14% (544)
Dizziness
13% (547)
Fluid retention
11% (540)
Ringing in the ears
9% (542)
Itching
6% (543)
Shortness of breath
6% (539)
ringing in ears
8% (224)
Unexplained rash
3% (541)
vomiting
7% (208)
ringing is ears
5% (225)
Increased Cramping
6% (155)
Migraines with aura
9% (89)
acid reflux
33% (21)
insomnia
9% (68)
Depression
9% (68)
swollen throat & tongue
5% (111)
GI Bleeding
5% (102)
hallucinations
7% (69)
very tired during headache.
19% (21)
headache
20% (20)
confusion
25% (12)
acne on thighs and bum
5% (66)
anxiety
25% (12)
need to keep in motion
25% (12)
arrhythmia
3% (106)
racing thoughts
23% (13)
slowed heart rate
3% (67)
blur vision occasionally
11% (19)
Feel like body is fighting against it to ovulate
3% (69)
arrythmia
2% (106)
kidney inflamation and failure
3% (40)
Aspirin - Blood in urine
100% (1)
Prednisone% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
57% (303)
weight gain
46% (213)
extreme changes in mood
34% (292)
pain reduction
46% (211)
reduction in pain levels
44% (211)
increased sweating
32% (283)
extreme tiredness
31% (287)
weak muscles
31% (284)
changes in the way fat is spread around the body
29% (286)
dizziness
27% (286)
headache
27% (281)
decreased sexual desire
25% (280)
thin, fragile skin
24% (289)
changes in personality
24% (280)
emotional distress
25% (268)
slowed healing of cuts and bruises
23% (283)
Sleep soundly for 6 hrs and then wide awake and unable to go back asleep
28% (220)
red or purple blotches or lines under the skin
20% (288)
heartburn
20% (275)
Mood swings
31% (167)
palpitations
24% (211)
lapse in short-term memory
21% (219)
teeth clenching
21% (213)
stomach ache
17% (220)
inappropriate happiness
13% (281)
Itchiness
16% (216)
swelling of feet
19% (158)
increased hair growth
10% (277)
stomach pain
19% (156)
acne
10% (279)
headache first night
11% (207)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
8% (274)
no effect whatsoever
10% (214)
did not make any difference to FM symptoms
8% (205)
felt like I was poisoned
8% (207)
hives
6% (219)
bulging eyes
5% (279)
abdominal swelling
12% (95)
ostereporosis
9% (113)
Numb face/lips
5% (148)
Rage
15% (48)
sleep walking
3% (216)
worsened breathing
5% (95)
stomach ulcers
2% (200)
stomach ulcer
2% (201)
sleep ironing
2% (200)
Antibiotics were cream only for my skin outbreaks
2% (192)
sleep driving
1% (199)
digestive bleed
1% (149)
swollen ankles and wrists
10% (21)

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