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Rheumatoid Arthritis (230 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1150)
Bruising
19% (1133)
Nausea relief
14% (1125)
Bleeding
11% (1125)
Bacterial infection
4% (1137)
Nerve injury
4% (1132)
heartburn
4% (717)
night sweats
6% (484)
yawning
11% (230)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
13% (164)
Upset stomach
6% (306)
vertigo
7% (217)
Jaw clenching
7% (245)
dehydration
5% (310)
hunger
6% (217)
drop in blood pressure
6% (198)
Derealization
2% (528)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
6% (163)
wired
5% (218)
rough on stomach
4% (217)
rebound anxiety
5% (166)
yeast infections
8% (101)
tachycardia
3% (295)
Pneumothorax
1% (1123)
urinary hesitancy
4% (165)
hypotension
3% (195)
Hepatitis B
0% (1123)
hair loss
3% (154)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
2% (101)
tic exacerbation
1% (244)
off label used for stage fright
1% (160)
headached
100% (1)
Halusinations
0% (67)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
0% (8)
weight gain
0% (1)
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% (161)
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% (169)
diarrhea
13% (168)
cold symptoms
12% (162)
Confusion
17% (78)
sore throat
7% (164)
Fish oil% of members (num votes)
belching
33% (1033)
indigestion
16% (1014)
loose stools
15% (1004)
reduced pain
12% (987)
acid reflux
11% (931)
lower blood pressure
9% (1002)
nausea
8% (392)
headache
7% (747)
Stomach Pain
6% (682)
nosebleeds
3% (987)
Improved Sleep
15% (117)
rash
2% (990)
ibuprofen: stomach pain
9% (150)
Dry mouth
8% (145)
Headaches
5% (146)
stomach pain
5% (146)
birth control pills: irritability
5% (150)
Sleepines
5% (73)
altered thyroid function
4% (106)
Sensitive Teeth
6% (50)
codones-hallucinations
1% (357)
Suicidality
2% (106)
Fainting
0% (48)
Hydrocortisone (Cortef)% of members (num votes)
restlessness
33% (43)
upset stomach
28% (46)
stomach irritation
27% (45)
easy bruising
27% (41)
insomnia
24% (42)
depression
24% (41)
headache
21% (43)
anxiety
22% (41)
increased hair growth
19% (42)
acne
14% (42)
dizziness
14% (42)
vomiting
2% (41)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
3% (39)
Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil)% of members (num votes)
nausea
35% (60)
dizziness
31% (58)
diarrhea
28% (58)
headache
27% (60)
loss of appetite
24% (59)
stomach pain
24% (59)
skin rash
18% (60)
parinoia, increased anxiety and depression
27% (26)
vomiting
9% (58)
Mouth ulcers
24% (17)
infections
27% (15)
Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin)% of members (num votes)
gas or bloating
22% (2437)
constipation
18% (2434)
ringing in the ears
16% (2418)
diarrhea
13% (2427)
dizziness
12% (2419)
heartburn
24% (1045)
nervousness
11% (2407)
nausea
19% (1226)
Headaches
16% (950)
stomach ache
24% (532)
itching
13% (644)
Blurred vision
11% (615)
Sleepiness
18% (371)
Night Sweats
14% (418)
Chest pain
7% (693)
Extreme itchiness
9% (562)
Easy bruising
19% (252)
temporary loss of vision
2% (1656)
peptic ulcer
6% (358)
none
24% (74)
Easy bruising (fish oil)
4% (242)
Increased phamaceutical toxins in my body
5% (92)
Infliximab (Remicade)% of members (num votes)
headache
34% (47)
heartburn
20% (46)
weight gain
41% (22)
nausea
15% (47)
vaginal itching, burning, and pain or other signs of a yeast infection
16% (45)
flushing
15% (46)
back pain
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% (229)
vivid dreams
46% (231)
increased self-confidence
43% (224)
difficulty sleeping
34% (226)
increased sex drive
17% (223)
drowsiness
22% (128)
body aches
19% (75)
Muscle ache
19% (69)
Sore Joints
18% (68)
Hypothyroidism
8% (66)
ulcer
6% (78)
Increased muscle strength
14% (21)
decreased orgasim
11% (18)
Methotrexate (Rhematrex, Trexall)% of members (num votes)
hair loss
37% (73)
drowsiness
34% (74)
dizziness
33% (73)
headache
31% (74)
swollen, tender gums
22% (73)
decreased appetite
23% (71)
reddened eyes
11% (71)
Rash everywhere
13% (16)
Naproxen% of members (num votes)
Stomach pain
32% (494)
Heartburn
29% (488)
Nausea
26% (489)
Constipation
17% (485)
Headache
15% (486)
Drowsiness
14% (482)
Dizziness
13% (487)
Fluid retention
11% (479)
Ringing in the ears
8% (482)
Itching
6% (482)
Shortness of breath
5% (480)
Unexplained rash
3% (481)
vomiting
7% (147)
ringing in ears
7% (165)
ringing is ears
4% (165)
Increased Cramping
4% (94)
hallucinations
29% (7)
Migraines with aura
7% (29)
GI Bleeding
5% (41)
slowed heart rate
14% (7)
arrhythmia
2% (46)
arrythmia
2% (46)
insomnia
14% (7)
swollen throat & tongue
2% (51)
Feel like body is fighting against it to ovulate
0% (7)
Depression
0% (8)
acne on thighs and bum
0% (6)
Prednisone% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
58% (260)
extreme changes in mood
35% (251)
weight gain
49% (171)
pain reduction
47% (171)
extreme tiredness
32% (244)
increased sweating
32% (241)
weak muscles
32% (242)
changes in the way fat is spread around the body
31% (244)
reduction in pain levels
44% (171)
headache
29% (239)
dizziness
28% (243)
decreased sexual desire
27% (238)
thin, fragile skin
26% (247)
slowed healing of cuts and bruises
26% (242)
changes in personality
24% (239)
emotional distress
25% (226)
red or purple blotches or lines under the skin
22% (247)
heartburn
21% (235)
Sleep soundly for 6 hrs and then wide awake and unable to go back asleep
28% (180)
palpitations
25% (171)
lapse in short-term memory
24% (178)
teeth clenching
23% (173)
Mood swings
31% (127)
stomach ache
19% (179)
inappropriate happiness
14% (241)
Itchiness
16% (177)
swelling of feet
22% (117)
increased hair growth
11% (237)
acne
11% (238)
stomach pain
20% (116)
headache first night
13% (168)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
9% (233)
no effect whatsoever
9% (174)
felt like I was poisoned
9% (166)
bulging eyes
5% (239)
did not make any difference to FM symptoms
7% (165)
hives
7% (179)
abdominal swelling
17% (54)
Numb face/lips
7% (107)
ostereporosis
10% (72)
sleep walking
4% (176)
worsened breathing
7% (54)
stomach ulcers
2% (161)
sleep ironing
2% (160)
sleep driving
1% (159)
Antibiotics were cream only for my skin outbreaks
1% (152)
stomach ulcer
1% (162)
Rage
33% (6)
digestive bleed
0% (108)

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