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Rheumatoid Arthritis (229 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1099)
Bruising
19% (1081)
Nausea relief
13% (1074)
Bleeding
11% (1075)
Nerve injury
4% (1080)
Bacterial infection
4% (1084)
heartburn
5% (666)
night sweats
6% (432)
yawning
11% (179)
Upset stomach
7% (254)
Jaw clenching
8% (195)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
13% (113)
vertigo
7% (166)
Derealization
2% (476)
dehydration
4% (257)
wired
5% (168)
tachycardia
3% (244)
hunger
5% (166)
drop in blood pressure
5% (146)
rough on stomach
4% (168)
rebound anxiety
6% (115)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
5% (113)
hypotension
3% (145)
Pneumothorax
0% (1072)
Hepatitis B
0% (1072)
hair loss
5% (106)
yeast infections
8% (52)
urinary hesitancy
3% (114)
tic exacerbation
1% (193)
off label used for stage fright
1% (112)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
2% (53)
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% (112)
Halusinations
0% (19)
Azathioprine (Imuran, Azasan)% of members (num votes)
nausea
41% (46)
muscle aches
37% (46)
diarrhea
36% (45)
vomiting
23% (44)
Celecoxib (Celebrex)% of members (num votes)
gas or bloating
21% (165)
diarrhea
13% (164)
cold symptoms
12% (158)
Confusion
18% (74)
sore throat
8% (160)
Fish oil% of members (num votes)
belching
32% (1005)
indigestion
16% (988)
loose stools
15% (978)
reduced pain
12% (962)
acid reflux
11% (906)
lower blood pressure
10% (977)
nausea
8% (367)
headache
7% (722)
Stomach Pain
6% (657)
nosebleeds
3% (961)
rash
2% (964)
Improved Sleep
17% (90)
ibuprofen: stomach pain
8% (122)
Headaches
6% (118)
Dry mouth
6% (117)
birth control pills: irritability
6% (122)
stomach pain
3% (118)
altered thyroid function
5% (79)
codones-hallucinations
1% (332)
Sleepines
2% (45)
Sensitive Teeth
5% (22)
Suicidality
1% (78)
Fainting
0% (20)
Hydrocortisone (Cortef)% of members (num votes)
restlessness
34% (41)
upset stomach
30% (43)
stomach irritation
29% (42)
easy bruising
28% (39)
insomnia
25% (40)
depression
26% (39)
headache
23% (40)
anxiety
23% (39)
increased hair growth
20% (40)
acne
15% (40)
dizziness
15% (40)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
3% (37)
vomiting
3% (39)
Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil)% of members (num votes)
nausea
32% (56)
dizziness
29% (55)
diarrhea
27% (56)
headache
25% (57)
stomach pain
23% (57)
loss of appetite
21% (56)
skin rash
17% (58)
parinoia, increased anxiety and depression
25% (24)
vomiting
7% (56)
Mouth ulcers
20% (15)
infections
23% (13)
Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin)% of members (num votes)
gas or bloating
22% (2315)
constipation
18% (2312)
ringing in the ears
16% (2300)
diarrhea
13% (2307)
dizziness
12% (2299)
nervousness
10% (2288)
heartburn
24% (926)
nausea
19% (1107)
Headaches
16% (831)
stomach ache
25% (416)
itching
13% (527)
Blurred vision
9% (497)
Sleepiness
15% (251)
Extreme itchiness
8% (444)
Chest pain
6% (576)
Night Sweats
11% (296)
temporary loss of vision
2% (1537)
Easy bruising
17% (133)
peptic ulcer
6% (240)
Easy bruising (fish oil)
5% (126)
Infliximab (Remicade)% of members (num votes)
headache
34% (41)
heartburn
20% (41)
back pain
17% (41)
flushing
17% (41)
nausea
14% (42)
vaginal itching, burning, and pain or other signs of a yeast infection
15% (39)
weight gain
38% (16)
runny nose
15% (40)
stomach pain
12% (41)
white patches in the mouth
5% (40)
more powerful erections
0% (20)
Low dose naltrexone (LDN)% of members (num votes)
increased sense of well-being
56% (221)
vivid dreams
45% (222)
increased self-confidence
44% (215)
difficulty sleeping
34% (218)
increased sex drive
17% (214)
drowsiness
23% (120)
body aches
18% (66)
Muscle ache
20% (61)
Sore Joints
18% (60)
ulcer
7% (70)
Hypothyroidism
7% (58)
Increased muscle strength
15% (13)
decreased orgasim
11% (9)
Methotrexate (Rhematrex, Trexall)% of members (num votes)
hair loss
37% (71)
drowsiness
33% (72)
dizziness
32% (71)
headache
31% (72)
swollen, tender gums
21% (71)
decreased appetite
22% (69)
reddened eyes
10% (69)
Rash everywhere
7% (14)
Naproxen% of members (num votes)
Stomach pain
31% (479)
Heartburn
28% (474)
Nausea
25% (474)
Constipation
17% (471)
Headache
15% (472)
Drowsiness
14% (468)
Dizziness
13% (473)
Fluid retention
11% (464)
Ringing in the ears
8% (468)
Itching
6% (467)
Shortness of breath
5% (466)
Unexplained rash
3% (467)
ringing in ears
7% (151)
vomiting
7% (132)
ringing is ears
5% (151)
Increased Cramping
4% (79)
GI Bleeding
7% (27)
swollen throat & tongue
3% (37)
Migraines with aura
7% (15)
arrhythmia
0% (32)
arrythmia
0% (32)
Prednisone% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
57% (249)
extreme changes in mood
34% (241)
weight gain
49% (162)
pain reduction
47% (161)
weak muscles
32% (233)
extreme tiredness
31% (235)
increased sweating
31% (232)
reduction in pain levels
44% (161)
changes in the way fat is spread around the body
30% (235)
headache
29% (229)
dizziness
27% (233)
decreased sexual desire
27% (229)
thin, fragile skin
26% (238)
slowed healing of cuts and bruises
26% (233)
changes in personality
24% (231)
emotional distress
25% (217)
red or purple blotches or lines under the skin
22% (238)
Sleep soundly for 6 hrs and then wide awake and unable to go back asleep
28% (171)
heartburn
21% (226)
lapse in short-term memory
25% (169)
palpitations
25% (162)
teeth clenching
23% (164)
Mood swings
30% (118)
inappropriate happiness
14% (232)
stomach ache
19% (170)
Itchiness
16% (168)
acne
11% (229)
swelling of feet
23% (108)
increased hair growth
11% (228)
headache first night
13% (159)
stomach pain
20% (106)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
9% (224)
no effect whatsoever
10% (165)
felt like I was poisoned
8% (157)
bulging eyes
6% (230)
did not make any difference to FM symptoms
8% (156)
hives
6% (170)
Numb face/lips
8% (98)
abdominal swelling
18% (45)
sleep walking
4% (167)
ostereporosis
10% (63)
worsened breathing
9% (45)
stomach ulcers
2% (152)
sleep ironing
2% (151)
sleep driving
1% (150)
Antibiotics were cream only for my skin outbreaks
1% (143)
stomach ulcer
1% (153)
digestive bleed
0% (99)

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