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Rheumatoid Arthritis (239 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1213)
Bruising
19% (1195)
Nausea relief
14% (1184)
Bleeding
11% (1187)
Bacterial infection
4% (1201)
Nerve injury
4% (1195)
heartburn
4% (780)
night sweats
6% (548)
yawning
11% (293)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
13% (225)
Upset stomach
7% (370)
Jaw clenching
7% (307)
vertigo
8% (280)
dehydration
5% (374)
hunger
6% (280)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
7% (222)
rebound anxiety
7% (228)
drop in blood pressure
6% (258)
wired
5% (281)
yeast infections
8% (162)
rough on stomach
4% (281)
hair loss
6% (216)
urinary hesitancy
5% (226)
Derealization
2% (590)
weight gain
16% (61)
tachycardia
3% (359)
headached
12% (60)
hypotension
2% (256)
Pneumothorax
1% (1186)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
4% (162)
Hepatitis B
0% (1185)
tic exacerbation
2% (306)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
3% (67)
Halusinations
1% (128)
off label used for stage fright
0% (219)
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% (218)
Azathioprine (Imuran, Azasan)% of members (num votes)
nausea
42% (52)
muscle aches
38% (52)
diarrhea
37% (51)
vomiting
24% (50)
Celecoxib (Celebrex)% of members (num votes)
gas or bloating
20% (179)
diarrhea
12% (177)
cold symptoms
11% (171)
Confusion
15% (86)
sore throat
7% (173)
Fish oil% of members (num votes)
belching
33% (1071)
indigestion
17% (1051)
loose stools
15% (1041)
reduced pain
12% (1023)
acid reflux
12% (969)
lower blood pressure
9% (1038)
nausea
8% (427)
headache
7% (784)
Stomach Pain
6% (719)
nosebleeds
3% (1023)
rash
2% (1026)
Improved Sleep
14% (153)
Dry mouth
10% (183)
ibuprofen: stomach pain
9% (186)
Headaches
7% (182)
stomach pain
7% (182)
birth control pills: irritability
6% (186)
Sensitive Teeth
11% (89)
altered thyroid function
5% (144)
Sleepines
5% (110)
Suicidality
3% (142)
Slower clotting blood with minor cuts etc
50% (6)
codones-hallucinations
1% (393)
Fainting
1% (85)
Hydrocortisone (Cortef)% of members (num votes)
restlessness
33% (48)
upset stomach
31% (51)
stomach irritation
30% (50)
anxiety
28% (46)
easy bruising
28% (46)
headache
25% (48)
depression
26% (46)
insomnia
23% (47)
dizziness
19% (47)
increased hair growth
17% (47)
acne
13% (47)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
5% (44)
vomiting
2% (46)
Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil)% of members (num votes)
nausea
31% (68)
dizziness
30% (66)
diarrhea
26% (66)
headache
25% (68)
stomach pain
22% (67)
loss of appetite
21% (66)
skin rash
16% (68)
parinoia, increased anxiety and depression
21% (34)
infections
22% (23)
vomiting
8% (66)
Mouth ulcers
16% (25)
Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin)% of members (num votes)
gas or bloating
22% (2581)
constipation
18% (2580)
ringing in the ears
16% (2562)
diarrhea
13% (2572)
dizziness
12% (2561)
heartburn
24% (1184)
nervousness
11% (2547)
nausea
18% (1368)
Headaches
16% (1091)
stomach ache
24% (675)
itching
12% (782)
Sleepiness
16% (512)
Night Sweats
14% (558)
Blurred vision
10% (752)
Easy bruising
17% (391)
Chest pain
7% (831)
Extreme itchiness
8% (700)
none
25% (211)
temporary loss of vision
2% (1793)
peptic ulcer
5% (497)
Easy bruising (fish oil)
3% (379)
Pain
11% (113)
hyperacidity
8% (134)
Increased phamaceutical toxins in my body
4% (226)
Nightmares
4% (110)
Folate deficiency from frequent use of NSAIDs
7% (27)
Infliximab (Remicade)% of members (num votes)
headache
33% (49)
heartburn
19% (48)
weight gain
38% (24)
nausea
15% (48)
vaginal itching, burning, and pain or other signs of a yeast infection
15% (47)
flushing
15% (48)
back pain
15% (48)
runny nose
13% (47)
stomach pain
13% (48)
white patches in the mouth
4% (47)
more powerful erections
0% (28)
Low dose naltrexone (LDN)% of members (num votes)
increased sense of well-being
54% (241)
vivid dreams
47% (243)
increased self-confidence
42% (236)
difficulty sleeping
34% (239)
increased sex drive
17% (235)
drowsiness
21% (140)
Muscle ache
19% (81)
Sore Joints
19% (80)
body aches
17% (87)
Hypothyroidism
8% (78)
ulcer
6% (90)
doesn\'t work
31% (13)
Increased muscle strength
13% (32)
decreased orgasim
10% (30)
Folate deficiency
25% (4)
Methotrexate (Rhematrex, Trexall)% of members (num votes)
hair loss
36% (77)
drowsiness
32% (78)
dizziness
32% (77)
headache
29% (78)
swollen, tender gums
21% (77)
decreased appetite
21% (75)
reddened eyes
11% (75)
Rash everywhere
10% (20)
Naproxen% of members (num votes)
Stomach pain
31% (524)
Heartburn
28% (518)
Nausea
25% (519)
Constipation
17% (514)
Headache
15% (513)
Drowsiness
13% (512)
Dizziness
13% (516)
Fluid retention
12% (508)
Ringing in the ears
8% (510)
Itching
6% (511)
Shortness of breath
5% (507)
Unexplained rash
3% (509)
ringing in ears
8% (193)
vomiting
7% (176)
ringing is ears
6% (193)
Increased Cramping
5% (123)
Migraines with aura
7% (57)
GI Bleeding
4% (69)
Depression
8% (36)
swollen throat & tongue
4% (78)
hallucinations
6% (35)
acne on thighs and bum
6% (33)
slowed heart rate
3% (34)
arrhythmia
1% (74)
Feel like body is fighting against it to ovulate
3% (36)
arrythmia
1% (73)
kidney inflamation and failure
13% (8)
insomnia
3% (35)
Prednisone% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
57% (284)
extreme changes in mood
34% (275)
weight gain
47% (194)
pain reduction
46% (194)
increased sweating
32% (265)
reduction in pain levels
44% (194)
weak muscles
32% (266)
extreme tiredness
31% (268)
changes in the way fat is spread around the body
30% (268)
headache
28% (263)
dizziness
27% (267)
decreased sexual desire
26% (262)
thin, fragile skin
24% (271)
slowed healing of cuts and bruises
24% (266)
changes in personality
24% (263)
emotional distress
24% (250)
red or purple blotches or lines under the skin
21% (271)
Sleep soundly for 6 hrs and then wide awake and unable to go back asleep
27% (203)
heartburn
21% (258)
Mood swings
31% (150)
palpitations
24% (194)
lapse in short-term memory
21% (201)
teeth clenching
21% (196)
stomach ache
17% (202)
inappropriate happiness
12% (265)
Itchiness
16% (200)
swelling of feet
20% (140)
increased hair growth
10% (261)
acne
10% (262)
stomach pain
19% (139)
headache first night
12% (190)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
9% (257)
no effect whatsoever
10% (197)
felt like I was poisoned
8% (189)
did not make any difference to FM symptoms
8% (188)
bulging eyes
5% (262)
hives
6% (202)
abdominal swelling
13% (78)
ostereporosis
9% (96)
Numb face/lips
6% (131)
sleep walking
4% (199)
worsened breathing
6% (78)
stomach ulcer
2% (185)
stomach ulcers
2% (184)
Rage
13% (30)
Antibiotics were cream only for my skin outbreaks
2% (175)
sleep ironing
2% (183)
sleep driving
1% (182)
digestive bleed
2% (132)
swollen ankles and wrists
0% (3)

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