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Rheumatoid Arthritis (234 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1160)
Bruising
19% (1143)
Nausea relief
13% (1134)
Bleeding
11% (1135)
Bacterial infection
4% (1147)
Nerve injury
4% (1142)
heartburn
4% (727)
night sweats
6% (494)
yawning
10% (240)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
14% (174)
Upset stomach
6% (316)
Jaw clenching
7% (255)
vertigo
7% (227)
dehydration
5% (320)
hunger
5% (227)
drop in blood pressure
6% (207)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
7% (173)
Derealization
2% (538)
wired
4% (228)
rebound anxiety
6% (176)
rough on stomach
4% (227)
yeast infections
8% (111)
tachycardia
3% (305)
urinary hesitancy
4% (175)
Pneumothorax
1% (1133)
hair loss
4% (164)
hypotension
2% (204)
Hepatitis B
0% (1133)
weight gain
18% (11)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
2% (111)
tic exacerbation
1% (254)
headached
18% (11)
Halusinations
1% (77)
off label used for stage fright
1% (169)
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% (171)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
0% (18)
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% (171)
diarrhea
13% (170)
cold symptoms
12% (164)
Confusion
16% (80)
sore throat
7% (166)
Fish oil% of members (num votes)
belching
33% (1041)
indigestion
17% (1023)
loose stools
15% (1013)
reduced pain
12% (995)
acid reflux
12% (940)
lower blood pressure
9% (1010)
nausea
8% (400)
headache
7% (756)
Stomach Pain
6% (690)
nosebleeds
3% (995)
rash
2% (998)
Improved Sleep
14% (125)
ibuprofen: stomach pain
9% (158)
Dry mouth
9% (154)
birth control pills: irritability
6% (159)
Headaches
6% (154)
stomach pain
6% (154)
altered thyroid function
4% (114)
Sensitive Teeth
8% (59)
Sleepines
5% (81)
codones-hallucinations
1% (365)
Suicidality
2% (114)
Fainting
2% (56)
Hydrocortisone (Cortef)% of members (num votes)
restlessness
32% (44)
upset stomach
28% (47)
stomach irritation
26% (46)
easy bruising
26% (42)
insomnia
23% (43)
depression
24% (42)
anxiety
24% (42)
headache
20% (44)
increased hair growth
19% (43)
dizziness
14% (43)
acne
14% (43)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
5% (40)
vomiting
2% (42)
Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil)% of members (num votes)
nausea
34% (62)
dizziness
32% (60)
headache
26% (62)
diarrhea
27% (60)
stomach pain
23% (61)
loss of appetite
23% (61)
skin rash
18% (62)
parinoia, increased anxiety and depression
25% (28)
vomiting
8% (60)
Mouth ulcers
21% (19)
infections
24% (17)
Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin)% of members (num votes)
gas or bloating
22% (2461)
constipation
18% (2457)
ringing in the ears
16% (2441)
diarrhea
13% (2451)
dizziness
12% (2442)
heartburn
25% (1068)
nervousness
11% (2430)
nausea
19% (1250)
Headaches
16% (973)
stomach ache
24% (556)
itching
13% (667)
Blurred vision
11% (638)
Sleepiness
17% (394)
Night Sweats
14% (441)
Easy bruising
19% (275)
Chest pain
7% (716)
Extreme itchiness
9% (585)
temporary loss of vision
2% (1678)
peptic ulcer
5% (382)
none
22% (96)
Easy bruising (fish oil)
5% (266)
Increased phamaceutical toxins in my body
5% (114)
hyperacidity
18% (22)
Infliximab (Remicade)% of members (num votes)
headache
34% (47)
heartburn
20% (46)
weight gain
41% (22)
back pain
15% (46)
nausea
15% (47)
vaginal itching, burning, and pain or other signs of a yeast infection
16% (45)
flushing
15% (46)
runny nose
13% (45)
stomach pain
13% (46)
white patches in the mouth
4% (45)
more powerful erections
0% (25)
Low dose naltrexone (LDN)% of members (num votes)
increased sense of well-being
55% (232)
vivid dreams
46% (233)
increased self-confidence
43% (227)
difficulty sleeping
34% (229)
increased sex drive
17% (226)
drowsiness
22% (131)
body aches
19% (78)
Sore Joints
18% (71)
Muscle ache
18% (72)
Hypothyroidism
9% (69)
ulcer
6% (81)
decreased orgasim
14% (21)
Increased muscle strength
13% (24)
doesn\'t work
33% (3)
Methotrexate (Rhematrex, Trexall)% of members (num votes)
hair loss
37% (73)
drowsiness
34% (74)
dizziness
33% (73)
headache
31% (74)
decreased appetite
23% (71)
swollen, tender gums
22% (73)
reddened eyes
11% (71)
Rash everywhere
13% (16)
Naproxen% of members (num votes)
Stomach pain
32% (498)
Heartburn
29% (492)
Nausea
26% (493)
Constipation
17% (489)
Headache
15% (489)
Drowsiness
14% (486)
Dizziness
13% (491)
Fluid retention
11% (483)
Ringing in the ears
8% (486)
Itching
6% (486)
Shortness of breath
5% (484)
Unexplained rash
3% (485)
vomiting
7% (151)
ringing in ears
7% (169)
ringing is ears
4% (169)
Increased Cramping
4% (98)
GI Bleeding
4% (45)
hallucinations
18% (11)
Migraines with aura
6% (33)
arrythmia
2% (49)
insomnia
9% (11)
Depression
8% (12)
swollen throat & tongue
2% (55)
slowed heart rate
9% (11)
arrhythmia
2% (50)
acne on thighs and bum
0% (10)
Feel like body is fighting against it to ovulate
0% (11)
Prednisone% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
58% (264)
extreme changes in mood
35% (255)
weight gain
49% (175)
pain reduction
47% (175)
increased sweating
32% (245)
weak muscles
32% (246)
extreme tiredness
31% (248)
reduction in pain levels
44% (175)
changes in the way fat is spread around the body
31% (248)
headache
28% (243)
dizziness
28% (247)
decreased sexual desire
27% (242)
thin, fragile skin
25% (251)
slowed healing of cuts and bruises
25% (246)
changes in personality
24% (243)
emotional distress
25% (230)
red or purple blotches or lines under the skin
22% (251)
heartburn
21% (238)
Sleep soundly for 6 hrs and then wide awake and unable to go back asleep
27% (184)
palpitations
25% (175)
lapse in short-term memory
23% (182)
Mood swings
31% (131)
teeth clenching
22% (177)
stomach ache
19% (183)
inappropriate happiness
13% (245)
Itchiness
15% (181)
increased hair growth
11% (241)
swelling of feet
21% (121)
acne
11% (242)
stomach pain
20% (120)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
9% (237)
headache first night
12% (172)
no effect whatsoever
9% (178)
felt like I was poisoned
9% (170)
bulging eyes
5% (243)
did not make any difference to FM symptoms
7% (169)
hives
7% (183)
abdominal swelling
16% (58)
Numb face/lips
7% (111)
ostereporosis
11% (76)
sleep walking
4% (180)
Rage
40% (10)
worsened breathing
7% (58)
stomach ulcers
2% (165)
sleep ironing
2% (164)
sleep driving
1% (163)
Antibiotics were cream only for my skin outbreaks
1% (156)
stomach ulcer
1% (166)
digestive bleed
0% (112)

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