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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1340)
Bruising
19% (1321)
Nausea relief
13% (1310)
Bleeding
11% (1311)
yawning
13% (414)
Bacterial infection
4% (1326)
Nerve injury
4% (1320)
night sweats
7% (671)
heartburn
5% (905)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
12% (339)
Upset stomach
8% (493)
Jaw clenching
8% (431)
vertigo
8% (404)
rebound anxiety
8% (346)
dehydration
5% (496)
weight gain
13% (176)
wired
6% (402)
hunger
5% (401)
urinary hesitancy
6% (342)
drop in blood pressure
6% (379)
yeast infections
7% (278)
hair loss
6% (332)
headached
10% (176)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
5% (333)
rough on stomach
4% (401)
tachycardia
3% (478)
Derealization
2% (713)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
4% (277)
hypotension
3% (373)
Hepatitis B
1% (1308)
tic exacerbation
1% (428)
Pneumothorax
0% (1309)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
3% (182)
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% (329)
off label used for stage fright
1% (333)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
3% (90)
oversensitised
6% (50)
reduced anticipatory stress
8% (26)
kept me awake
2% (62)
Allergic reaction
3% (33)
Halusinations
0% (243)
uncontrollable outbursts
4% (26)
Weight gain
3% (34)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
1% (68)
Severe abdominal pain
3% (33)
irritability
0% (26)
Headache
0% (16)
easy to anger
0% (25)
Antidepressants% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (515)
decreased sex drive
60% (509)
dry mouth
58% (519)
weight gain
52% (513)
insomnia
46% (507)
nervousness / anxiety
45% (513)
increased appetite
38% (502)
constipation
37% (505)
dizziness
37% (498)
confusion
28% (497)
decreased appetite
25% (498)
increased heart rate
22% (500)
blurred vision
22% (495)
urinary retention
14% (498)
Night Sweats
36% (162)
body tremors
14% (80)
Codeine% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
53% (206)
constipation
51% (198)
lightheadedness
40% (199)
dizziness
32% (199)
nausea
26% (197)
stomach pain
25% (194)
headache
24% (198)
mood changes
22% (198)
muscle fatigue
19% (173)
Muscle Spasms
14% (148)
vomiting
7% (193)
difficulty urinating
6% (191)
Increase Blood Sugars (Diabetes)
4% (175)
aggrivates GERD
23% (26)
Muscle spasms
18% (33)
thick feat
4% (151)
Dissociation
11% (45)
Extreme increase in pain
15% (34)
convex spots on lower arms
2% (124)
confusion
6% (52)
Diazepam (Valium)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
67% (253)
tiredness
56% (250)
dizziness
34% (247)
weakness
29% (243)
dry mouth
28% (246)
changes in appetite
16% (234)
diarrhea
8% (240)
nausea
7% (235)
risky behavior
7% (57)
Reduced sex drive
30% (10)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
52% (440)
changes in sexual desire or ability
50% (440)
dry mouth
47% (437)
sweating or night sweats
44% (441)
drowsiness
41% (427)
nausea
39% (449)
dizziness
37% (431)
headache
35% (432)
weakness
34% (431)
constipation
29% (439)
muscle pain or cramps
24% (423)
decreased appetite
22% (433)
stomach pain
19% (431)
heartburn
18% (428)
increased urination
17% (429)
diarrhea
16% (430)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (421)
difficulty urinating
15% (424)
vomiting
14% (432)
Excessive sleeping
30% (154)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
29% (110)
itching
20% (124)
anxiety
45% (53)
facial myofacial pain
14% (141)
inability to physically cry (while feeling sadness)
32% (59)
Dizziness
34% (41)
Bruising
20% (55)
Insomnia
32% (31)
Increased desire for eating sweets
20% (40)
Severe weight gain while on Welbutrin (I don\'t believe this is a normal side effect)
15% (40)
Had terrible hair loss with Topomax (I would not ever get on this again)
7% (41)
severe allergic reaction, rash itching
4% (51)
Heart palpitations
50% (2)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (100)
insomnia
0% (1)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (98)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
0% (1)
This heading is for Meditation. I don\'t know anyone who\'s suffered negative side effects from meditating.
0% (1)
Gabapentin (Neurontin)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
61% (580)
tiredness or weakness
58% (568)
dizziness
48% (563)
memory problems
48% (545)
unsteadiness
39% (544)
weight gain
38% (544)
dry mouth
38% (540)
anxiety
31% (536)
headache
30% (542)
double or blurred vision
28% (538)
back or joint pain
27% (534)
constipation
27% (536)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
54% (245)
nausea
24% (533)
swelling of the hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
24% (530)
strange or unusual thoughts
22% (537)
mental slowness
48% (242)
Constipation
22% (435)
shaking of a part of your body that you cannot control
17% (529)
heartburn
17% (528)
runny nose, sneezing, cough, sore throat, or flu-like symptoms
15% (519)
diarrhea
14% (528)
unwanted eye movements
12% (533)
ear pain
11% (520)
diarhea
12% (465)
speech problems
23% (239)
red, itchy eyes (sometimes with swelling or discharge)
10% (520)
water retension
21% (235)
water retention
18% (233)
inability to sleep
28% (128)
\"high\" or elevated mood
14% (238)
vomiting
6% (525)
fever
6% (522)
VAGINAL ODOR
8% (372)
Narrow emotional diversity
17% (156)
no libido
44% (45)
No emotions at all
11% (172)
Severe stomach pain
9% (181)
delayed reaction time
35% (43)
Bruising
17% (84)
Hypertension
8% (181)
Severe itchy rash
8% (181)
absent libido
31% (42)
occasional mild stomach upset; mostly if taken on an empty stomach
21% (43)
SWOLLEN GLANDS
12% (73)
dissociation
18% (44)
Nausea
18% (34)
rectal bleeding
4% (80)
Decrease in urine output
5% (19)
Decreased urine output
5% (19)
Lidocaine% of members (num votes)
burning or discomfort
72% (218)
redness or swelling of the skin
35% (212)
loss of libido
23% (107)
less creative
12% (198)
Acne flare-up
9% (93)
Vivid dreams
7% (121)
trembling
5% (173)
Increased IC/vulvodynia pain
50% (12)
suicidal ideation
6% (105)
excessive sudoku solving
6% (101)
Hemorrhoids
20% (20)
Severe pressure/aching in lower abdomen
33% (12)
Constipation
11% (19)
Pelvic infection
17% (12)
SSRIs% of members (num votes)
Sexual problems
62% (888)
Sleeplessness or drowsiness
56% (864)
Agitation (feeling jittery)
52% (861)
Headache
38% (848)
Nausea
35% (851)
Dissociation
32% (636)
Dry mouth
49% (195)
Insomnia
46% (210)
dizziness
31% (269)
brain zaps
31% (213)
\'brain storms\'
24% (271)
Tingling sensation
20% (189)
Vivid dreams
37% (43)
burning tongue
5% (74)
burning scalp
4% (73)
burning lips
4% (72)
burning throat
4% (73)
burningface
4% (74)
Pounding Heart
18% (11)
Induced hypomania/mania
11% (18)
Priapism-not longer than 4-5 hrs
2% (50)
Topical steroids% of members (num votes)
Skin irritation, redness, burning
47% (314)
Skin thinning
36% (312)
Skin pigment changes (lighter or darker skin)
26% (309)
Skin peeling
27% (303)
Easy bruising and tearing of the skin
21% (309)
Delayed wound healing
20% (300)
Skin infection
12% (302)
Perioral dermatitis (rash around the mouth)
10% (300)
Enlarged blood vessels(telangiectasia)
8% (302)
Increased appetite
50% (2)
Cushing\'s Syndrome
50% (2)
Moon Face
50% (2)
Vaginal estrogen cream (Estrace, Premarin)% of members (num votes)
swelling, redness, burning, itching, or irritation of the vagina
52% (113)
irritability
29% (110)
depression
29% (109)
vaginal discharge
26% (111)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
27% (108)
changes in sexual desire
25% (110)
breast pain or tenderness
25% (111)
sudden feelings of heat or sweating
25% (108)
painful or difficult urination
21% (107)
nervousness
21% (108)
back pain
19% (109)
nausea
16% (108)
leg cramps
16% (109)
dizziness
14% (109)
unwanted hair growth
13% (109)
hair loss
13% (109)
heartburn
13% (109)
cold symptoms
11% (106)
difficulty wearing contact lenses
9% (107)
flu symptoms
9% (105)
spotty darkening of the skin on the face
8% (106)
vomiting
6% (109)

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