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Rheumatoid Arthritis (240 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1236)
Bruising
19% (1219)
Nausea relief
14% (1207)
Bleeding
11% (1210)
Bacterial infection
4% (1225)
Nerve injury
4% (1218)
yawning
12% (315)
heartburn
4% (803)
night sweats
6% (571)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
12% (247)
Upset stomach
7% (393)
Jaw clenching
8% (330)
vertigo
8% (303)
dehydration
5% (397)
rebound anxiety
8% (250)
hunger
6% (301)
drop in blood pressure
6% (279)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
7% (244)
wired
5% (303)
weight gain
18% (83)
yeast infections
8% (184)
hair loss
6% (239)
urinary hesitancy
6% (249)
rough on stomach
4% (303)
tachycardia
3% (381)
Derealization
2% (613)
headached
14% (80)
hypotension
3% (277)
Pneumothorax
0% (1209)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
3% (184)
Hepatitis B
0% (1208)
tic exacerbation
2% (328)
off label used for stage fright
1% (241)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
3% (88)
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% (239)
Halusinations
1% (150)
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
21% (182)
diarrhea
13% (180)
cold symptoms
11% (174)
Confusion
17% (89)
sore throat
7% (176)
Fish oil% of members (num votes)
belching
33% (1085)
indigestion
17% (1065)
loose stools
15% (1055)
reduced pain
12% (1037)
acid reflux
11% (983)
lower blood pressure
9% (1052)
nausea
8% (441)
headache
7% (798)
Stomach Pain
6% (733)
nosebleeds
3% (1037)
rash
2% (1040)
Improved Sleep
13% (167)
Dry mouth
10% (197)
ibuprofen: stomach pain
8% (200)
stomach pain
7% (197)
Headaches
6% (196)
birth control pills: irritability
6% (200)
Sensitive Teeth
10% (103)
Sleepines
6% (125)
altered thyroid function
4% (158)
Suicidality
3% (156)
Slower clotting blood with minor cuts etc
16% (19)
codones-hallucinations
0% (407)
Fainting
1% (99)
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% (70)
dizziness
31% (68)
headache
26% (70)
diarrhea
25% (68)
loss of appetite
22% (68)
stomach pain
22% (69)
skin rash
16% (70)
parinoia, increased anxiety and depression
19% (36)
vomiting
7% (68)
Mouth ulcers
19% (27)
infections
20% (25)
Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin)% of members (num votes)
gas or bloating
22% (2643)
constipation
18% (2642)
ringing in the ears
16% (2626)
diarrhea
12% (2634)
dizziness
12% (2623)
heartburn
24% (1246)
nervousness
11% (2608)
nausea
18% (1429)
Headaches
16% (1152)
stomach ache
24% (738)
itching
12% (841)
Sleepiness
16% (572)
Night Sweats
14% (621)
Blurred vision
9% (811)
Easy bruising
17% (452)
none
25% (268)
Chest pain
7% (891)
Extreme itchiness
8% (759)
temporary loss of vision
2% (1852)
peptic ulcer
4% (556)
Pain
12% (171)
Increased phamaceutical toxins in my body
5% (284)
Easy bruising (fish oil)
3% (437)
hyperacidity
6% (192)
Nightmares
5% (169)
Folate deficiency from frequent use of NSAIDs
5% (83)
Infliximab (Remicade)% of members (num votes)
headache
32% (50)
heartburn
18% (49)
weight gain
36% (25)
nausea
14% (49)
vaginal itching, burning, and pain or other signs of a yeast infection
15% (48)
flushing
14% (49)
back pain
14% (49)
runny nose
13% (48)
stomach pain
12% (49)
white patches in the mouth
6% (48)
more powerful erections
0% (29)
Low dose naltrexone (LDN)% of members (num votes)
increased sense of well-being
54% (248)
vivid dreams
48% (250)
increased self-confidence
42% (243)
difficulty sleeping
35% (246)
increased sex drive
17% (242)
drowsiness
21% (147)
body aches
17% (96)
Muscle ache
18% (90)
Sore Joints
18% (89)
doesn\'t work
27% (22)
Hypothyroidism
7% (86)
decreased orgasim
16% (38)
ulcer
5% (98)
Increased muscle strength
13% (40)
Folate deficiency
8% (12)
Methotrexate (Rhematrex, Trexall)% of members (num votes)
hair loss
37% (81)
drowsiness
34% (83)
dizziness
34% (82)
headache
30% (82)
decreased appetite
23% (79)
swollen, tender gums
20% (81)
reddened eyes
14% (80)
Rash everywhere
17% (24)
Naproxen% of members (num votes)
Stomach pain
32% (542)
Heartburn
29% (536)
Nausea
26% (537)
Constipation
17% (532)
Headache
15% (531)
Drowsiness
14% (530)
Dizziness
13% (533)
Fluid retention
11% (526)
Ringing in the ears
9% (528)
Itching
6% (529)
Shortness of breath
5% (525)
Unexplained rash
3% (527)
ringing in ears
8% (210)
vomiting
7% (194)
ringing is ears
5% (211)
Increased Cramping
5% (141)
Migraines with aura
8% (75)
GI Bleeding
6% (88)
swollen throat & tongue
4% (97)
Depression
7% (54)
acne on thighs and bum
6% (52)
acid reflux
43% (7)
insomnia
6% (54)
very tired during headache.
43% (7)
hallucinations
4% (54)
headache
33% (6)
Feel like body is fighting against it to ovulate
4% (55)
slowed heart rate
2% (53)
arrhythmia
1% (92)
arrythmia
1% (92)
kidney inflamation and failure
4% (26)
blur vision occasionally
0% (5)
Prednisone% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
57% (293)
weight gain
47% (203)
extreme changes in mood
34% (284)
pain reduction
46% (203)
reduction in pain levels
43% (203)
extreme tiredness
31% (278)
increased sweating
32% (274)
weak muscles
31% (275)
changes in the way fat is spread around the body
30% (277)
dizziness
27% (277)
headache
28% (272)
thin, fragile skin
25% (281)
decreased sexual desire
25% (271)
emotional distress
25% (259)
changes in personality
24% (272)
slowed healing of cuts and bruises
24% (275)
Sleep soundly for 6 hrs and then wide awake and unable to go back asleep
28% (212)
red or purple blotches or lines under the skin
21% (280)
heartburn
20% (267)
Mood swings
31% (159)
palpitations
25% (203)
lapse in short-term memory
21% (210)
teeth clenching
21% (205)
stomach ache
18% (211)
inappropriate happiness
13% (273)
Itchiness
16% (208)
stomach pain
20% (148)
swelling of feet
19% (149)
increased hair growth
10% (269)
acne
10% (271)
headache first night
12% (199)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
8% (266)
no effect whatsoever
10% (206)
felt like I was poisoned
8% (198)
did not make any difference to FM symptoms
8% (197)
hives
6% (211)
bulging eyes
5% (271)
abdominal swelling
13% (87)
ostereporosis
10% (105)
Numb face/lips
6% (140)
sleep walking
3% (208)
Rage
15% (39)
worsened breathing
6% (87)
stomach ulcer
2% (194)
stomach ulcers
2% (192)
Antibiotics were cream only for my skin outbreaks
2% (184)
sleep ironing
2% (192)
sleep driving
1% (191)
digestive bleed
1% (141)
swollen ankles and wrists
8% (12)

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