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Rheumatoid Arthritis (238 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1199)
Bruising
19% (1181)
Nausea relief
14% (1171)
Bleeding
11% (1173)
Bacterial infection
4% (1187)
Nerve injury
4% (1181)
heartburn
4% (765)
night sweats
6% (533)
yawning
11% (279)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
13% (211)
Upset stomach
7% (355)
Jaw clenching
7% (293)
dehydration
5% (359)
vertigo
7% (266)
hunger
6% (266)
drop in blood pressure
6% (245)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
7% (209)
wired
5% (267)
rebound anxiety
7% (214)
hair loss
6% (202)
yeast infections
8% (148)
rough on stomach
4% (267)
Derealization
2% (576)
urinary hesitancy
5% (213)
tachycardia
3% (344)
weight gain
19% (48)
headached
15% (46)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
4% (148)
hypotension
2% (242)
Pneumothorax
1% (1172)
tic exacerbation
2% (293)
Hepatitis B
0% (1172)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
4% (54)
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% (205)
Halusinations
1% (114)
off label used for stage fright
0% (205)
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% (177)
diarrhea
13% (175)
cold symptoms
11% (169)
Confusion
15% (84)
sore throat
7% (171)
Fish oil% of members (num votes)
belching
33% (1068)
indigestion
17% (1047)
loose stools
15% (1038)
reduced pain
12% (1020)
acid reflux
12% (965)
lower blood pressure
9% (1035)
nausea
8% (424)
headache
7% (781)
Stomach Pain
6% (715)
nosebleeds
3% (1020)
rash
2% (1023)
Improved Sleep
14% (150)
Dry mouth
10% (179)
ibuprofen: stomach pain
9% (183)
birth control pills: irritability
7% (183)
Headaches
7% (179)
stomach pain
7% (179)
Sensitive Teeth
11% (84)
altered thyroid function
4% (139)
Sleepines
6% (106)
Suicidality
3% (138)
Slower clotting blood with minor cuts etc
100% (2)
codones-hallucinations
1% (390)
Fainting
1% (81)
Hydrocortisone (Cortef)% of members (num votes)
restlessness
33% (48)
upset stomach
31% (51)
stomach irritation
30% (50)
anxiety
28% (46)
easy bruising
28% (46)
depression
26% (46)
headache
25% (48)
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
32% (66)
dizziness
30% (64)
diarrhea
25% (64)
headache
24% (66)
stomach pain
22% (65)
loss of appetite
22% (65)
skin rash
17% (66)
parinoia, increased anxiety and depression
22% (32)
vomiting
8% (64)
infections
24% (21)
Mouth ulcers
17% (23)
Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin)% of members (num votes)
gas or bloating
22% (2557)
constipation
18% (2557)
ringing in the ears
16% (2539)
diarrhea
12% (2548)
dizziness
12% (2538)
heartburn
24% (1162)
nervousness
11% (2524)
nausea
19% (1345)
Headaches
16% (1068)
stomach ache
23% (651)
itching
13% (759)
Sleepiness
16% (489)
Night Sweats
14% (535)
Blurred vision
10% (729)
Easy bruising
17% (368)
Extreme itchiness
8% (677)
Chest pain
7% (808)
none
26% (188)
temporary loss of vision
2% (1770)
peptic ulcer
5% (474)
Easy bruising (fish oil)
3% (356)
hyperacidity
9% (111)
Increased phamaceutical toxins in my body
5% (204)
Pain
10% (90)
Nightmares
5% (87)
Folate deficiency from frequent use of NSAIDs
33% (3)
Infliximab (Remicade)% of members (num votes)
headache
33% (49)
weight gain
38% (24)
heartburn
19% (48)
flushing
15% (48)
back pain
15% (48)
nausea
15% (48)
vaginal itching, burning, and pain or other signs of a yeast infection
15% (47)
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% (239)
vivid dreams
46% (241)
increased self-confidence
42% (234)
difficulty sleeping
34% (237)
increased sex drive
18% (233)
drowsiness
21% (138)
body aches
18% (85)
Sore Joints
17% (78)
Muscle ache
16% (79)
Hypothyroidism
8% (76)
ulcer
6% (88)
Increased muscle strength
13% (31)
decreased orgasim
11% (28)
doesn\'t work
18% (11)
Folate deficiency
0% (2)
Methotrexate (Rhematrex, Trexall)% of members (num votes)
hair loss
36% (77)
dizziness
32% (77)
drowsiness
32% (78)
headache
29% (78)
decreased appetite
21% (75)
swollen, tender gums
21% (77)
reddened eyes
11% (75)
Rash everywhere
10% (20)
Naproxen% of members (num votes)
Stomach pain
31% (522)
Heartburn
28% (516)
Nausea
25% (517)
Constipation
17% (512)
Headache
15% (511)
Drowsiness
13% (509)
Dizziness
13% (514)
Fluid retention
12% (506)
Ringing in the ears
8% (508)
Itching
6% (509)
Shortness of breath
5% (505)
ringing in ears
8% (191)
Unexplained rash
3% (507)
vomiting
7% (174)
ringing is ears
6% (191)
Increased Cramping
5% (121)
Migraines with aura
7% (55)
GI Bleeding
4% (67)
Depression
9% (34)
swollen throat & tongue
3% (76)
acne on thighs and bum
6% (31)
hallucinations
6% (33)
Feel like body is fighting against it to ovulate
3% (34)
arrythmia
1% (71)
kidney inflamation and failure
17% (6)
insomnia
3% (33)
slowed heart rate
3% (32)
arrhythmia
1% (72)
Prednisone% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
57% (281)
extreme changes in mood
34% (272)
weight gain
47% (192)
pain reduction
46% (192)
weak muscles
32% (263)
reduction in pain levels
43% (192)
increased sweating
31% (262)
extreme tiredness
31% (265)
changes in the way fat is spread around the body
30% (265)
dizziness
27% (264)
headache
28% (260)
decreased sexual desire
26% (259)
thin, fragile skin
25% (268)
slowed healing of cuts and bruises
24% (263)
changes in personality
23% (260)
emotional distress
24% (247)
red or purple blotches or lines under the skin
22% (268)
Sleep soundly for 6 hrs and then wide awake and unable to go back asleep
27% (201)
heartburn
20% (255)
Mood swings
30% (148)
palpitations
23% (192)
lapse in short-term memory
22% (199)
teeth clenching
21% (194)
stomach ache
18% (200)
inappropriate happiness
13% (262)
Itchiness
16% (198)
swelling of feet
20% (138)
increased hair growth
10% (258)
acne
10% (259)
stomach pain
19% (137)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
9% (254)
headache first night
12% (188)
no effect whatsoever
10% (195)
felt like I was poisoned
9% (187)
did not make any difference to FM symptoms
8% (186)
bulging eyes
5% (259)
hives
6% (200)
abdominal swelling
13% (75)
ostereporosis
10% (93)
Numb face/lips
6% (128)
sleep walking
4% (197)
stomach ulcers
2% (182)
Rage
15% (27)
worsened breathing
5% (75)
stomach ulcer
2% (183)
sleep ironing
2% (181)
Antibiotics were cream only for my skin outbreaks
2% (173)
sleep driving
1% (180)
digestive bleed
2% (129)

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