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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% (1177)
Bruising
19% (1159)
Nausea relief
13% (1150)
Bleeding
10% (1151)
Bacterial infection
4% (1165)
Nerve injury
4% (1159)
heartburn
4% (743)
night sweats
6% (510)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
14% (190)
yawning
10% (256)
Upset stomach
6% (332)
vertigo
7% (243)
Jaw clenching
7% (271)
dehydration
5% (336)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
7% (189)
hunger
5% (243)
drop in blood pressure
6% (223)
wired
5% (244)
rebound anxiety
6% (192)
Derealization
2% (554)
rough on stomach
4% (243)
yeast infections
7% (126)
hair loss
5% (180)
tachycardia
3% (321)
urinary hesitancy
4% (191)
Pneumothorax
1% (1150)
Hepatitis B
0% (1150)
hypotension
2% (220)
headached
16% (25)
weight gain
15% (26)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
3% (126)
tic exacerbation
1% (270)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
3% (33)
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
1% (184)
Halusinations
1% (92)
off label used for stage fright
1% (184)
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% (1055)
indigestion
17% (1036)
loose stools
15% (1026)
reduced pain
12% (1008)
acid reflux
11% (953)
lower blood pressure
9% (1023)
nausea
8% (413)
headache
7% (769)
Stomach Pain
6% (703)
nosebleeds
3% (1008)
rash
2% (1011)
Improved Sleep
14% (138)
Dry mouth
10% (167)
ibuprofen: stomach pain
9% (171)
Headaches
5% (167)
stomach pain
5% (167)
birth control pills: irritability
5% (171)
Sensitive Teeth
8% (72)
altered thyroid function
4% (127)
Sleepines
4% (94)
codones-hallucinations
1% (378)
Suicidality
2% (127)
Fainting
1% (69)
Hydrocortisone (Cortef)% of members (num votes)
restlessness
30% (46)
upset stomach
29% (49)
stomach irritation
27% (48)
easy bruising
25% (44)
depression
25% (44)
anxiety
25% (44)
insomnia
22% (45)
headache
22% (46)
increased hair growth
18% (45)
dizziness
16% (45)
acne
13% (45)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
5% (42)
vomiting
2% (44)
Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil)% of members (num votes)
nausea
33% (63)
dizziness
31% (61)
diarrhea
26% (61)
headache
25% (63)
stomach pain
23% (62)
loss of appetite
23% (62)
skin rash
17% (63)
parinoia, increased anxiety and depression
24% (29)
vomiting
8% (61)
infections
22% (18)
Mouth ulcers
20% (20)
Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin)% of members (num votes)
gas or bloating
22% (2506)
constipation
18% (2504)
ringing in the ears
16% (2486)
diarrhea
12% (2497)
dizziness
12% (2488)
heartburn
24% (1112)
nervousness
11% (2475)
nausea
19% (1294)
Headaches
16% (1019)
stomach ache
24% (600)
itching
13% (711)
Sleepiness
16% (438)
Blurred vision
10% (682)
Night Sweats
14% (485)
Easy bruising
18% (319)
Chest pain
7% (760)
Extreme itchiness
8% (629)
temporary loss of vision
2% (1722)
none
25% (138)
peptic ulcer
5% (426)
Easy bruising (fish oil)
4% (308)
Increased phamaceutical toxins in my body
6% (156)
hyperacidity
10% (62)
Pain
5% (41)
Nightmares
3% (39)
Infliximab (Remicade)% of members (num votes)
headache
33% (48)
heartburn
19% (47)
weight gain
39% (23)
vaginal itching, burning, and pain or other signs of a yeast infection
15% (46)
flushing
15% (47)
back pain
15% (47)
nausea
15% (47)
runny nose
13% (46)
stomach pain
13% (47)
white patches in the mouth
4% (46)
more powerful erections
0% (26)
Low dose naltrexone (LDN)% of members (num votes)
increased sense of well-being
55% (234)
vivid dreams
46% (236)
increased self-confidence
43% (229)
difficulty sleeping
34% (232)
increased sex drive
18% (228)
drowsiness
22% (133)
body aches
19% (80)
Muscle ache
18% (74)
Sore Joints
18% (73)
Hypothyroidism
8% (71)
ulcer
6% (83)
decreased orgasim
13% (23)
Increased muscle strength
12% (26)
doesn\'t work
33% (6)
Methotrexate (Rhematrex, Trexall)% of members (num votes)
hair loss
37% (76)
drowsiness
32% (77)
dizziness
32% (76)
headache
30% (77)
decreased appetite
22% (74)
swollen, tender gums
21% (76)
reddened eyes
11% (74)
Rash everywhere
11% (19)
Naproxen% of members (num votes)
Stomach pain
31% (510)
Heartburn
28% (504)
Nausea
25% (505)
Constipation
17% (501)
Headache
15% (501)
Drowsiness
13% (498)
Dizziness
13% (503)
Fluid retention
11% (495)
Ringing in the ears
8% (497)
Itching
5% (498)
Shortness of breath
5% (495)
Unexplained rash
3% (496)
ringing in ears
7% (180)
vomiting
7% (163)
ringing is ears
4% (180)
Increased Cramping
5% (110)
Migraines with aura
7% (44)
GI Bleeding
4% (56)
Depression
9% (23)
hallucinations
9% (22)
slowed heart rate
5% (21)
arrhythmia
2% (61)
arrythmia
2% (60)
insomnia
5% (22)
swollen throat & tongue
2% (65)
Feel like body is fighting against it to ovulate
0% (23)
acne on thighs and bum
0% (21)
Prednisone% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
57% (273)
extreme changes in mood
34% (264)
weight gain
48% (184)
pain reduction
47% (184)
weak muscles
31% (255)
reduction in pain levels
43% (184)
increased sweating
31% (254)
extreme tiredness
30% (257)
changes in the way fat is spread around the body
30% (257)
headache
28% (252)
dizziness
27% (256)
decreased sexual desire
26% (251)
thin, fragile skin
25% (260)
slowed healing of cuts and bruises
24% (255)
changes in personality
24% (252)
emotional distress
25% (239)
red or purple blotches or lines under the skin
22% (260)
Sleep soundly for 6 hrs and then wide awake and unable to go back asleep
27% (193)
heartburn
21% (247)
Mood swings
31% (140)
palpitations
23% (184)
lapse in short-term memory
22% (191)
teeth clenching
21% (186)
stomach ache
18% (192)
inappropriate happiness
13% (254)
Itchiness
15% (190)
increased hair growth
11% (250)
acne
11% (251)
swelling of feet
20% (130)
stomach pain
19% (129)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
9% (246)
headache first night
12% (181)
no effect whatsoever
10% (187)
felt like I was poisoned
8% (179)
did not make any difference to FM symptoms
7% (178)
bulging eyes
5% (251)
hives
6% (192)
ostereporosis
11% (85)
abdominal swelling
13% (67)
Numb face/lips
7% (120)
sleep walking
4% (189)
Rage
21% (19)
worsened breathing
6% (67)
Antibiotics were cream only for my skin outbreaks
2% (165)
stomach ulcers
2% (174)
sleep ironing
2% (173)
stomach ulcer
1% (175)
sleep driving
1% (172)
digestive bleed
0% (121)

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