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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1296)
Bruising
19% (1276)
Nausea relief
13% (1265)
Bleeding
11% (1266)
Bacterial infection
4% (1281)
yawning
13% (371)
Nerve injury
4% (1275)
night sweats
6% (627)
heartburn
5% (860)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
11% (298)
Jaw clenching
9% (387)
Upset stomach
7% (449)
vertigo
8% (360)
rebound anxiety
8% (304)
dehydration
5% (452)
hunger
6% (357)
weight gain
15% (137)
wired
6% (359)
drop in blood pressure
6% (335)
urinary hesitancy
6% (302)
yeast infections
8% (238)
hair loss
6% (292)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
6% (295)
headached
10% (135)
rough on stomach
4% (357)
tachycardia
3% (436)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
5% (237)
Derealization
2% (669)
hypotension
2% (330)
tic exacerbation
2% (384)
Pneumothorax
0% (1265)
Hepatitis B
0% (1263)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
4% (142)
off label used for stage fright
1% (293)
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% (290)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
4% (51)
Halusinations
0% (203)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
3% (29)
kept me awake
0% (23)
oversensitised
0% (10)
Antidepressants% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (498)
decreased sex drive
60% (492)
dry mouth
58% (502)
weight gain
52% (496)
insomnia
46% (490)
nervousness / anxiety
44% (497)
increased appetite
38% (485)
constipation
38% (488)
dizziness
37% (481)
confusion
29% (480)
decreased appetite
24% (481)
increased heart rate
22% (483)
blurred vision
22% (478)
urinary retention
14% (481)
Night Sweats
36% (145)
body tremors
14% (63)
Codeine% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
53% (195)
constipation
50% (189)
lightheadedness
39% (189)
dizziness
32% (190)
nausea
26% (188)
stomach pain
25% (185)
headache
24% (189)
mood changes
21% (188)
muscle fatigue
19% (164)
Muscle Spasms
14% (139)
vomiting
7% (184)
difficulty urinating
5% (182)
Increase Blood Sugars (Diabetes)
4% (166)
thick feat
4% (142)
Extreme increase in pain
16% (25)
Muscle spasms
17% (24)
Dissociation
8% (36)
convex spots on lower arms
3% (115)
aggrivates GERD
13% (16)
confusion
2% (43)
Diazepam (Valium)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
66% (239)
tiredness
56% (236)
dizziness
34% (234)
weakness
28% (229)
dry mouth
27% (232)
changes in appetite
17% (221)
diarrhea
8% (228)
nausea
7% (223)
risky behavior
7% (44)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
51% (424)
changes in sexual desire or ability
49% (423)
dry mouth
47% (421)
sweating or night sweats
44% (425)
drowsiness
41% (411)
nausea
39% (431)
dizziness
38% (415)
headache
35% (415)
weakness
33% (415)
constipation
29% (422)
muscle pain or cramps
23% (407)
decreased appetite
22% (417)
stomach pain
20% (415)
heartburn
18% (412)
increased urination
17% (413)
diarrhea
15% (414)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (405)
difficulty urinating
14% (408)
vomiting
14% (415)
Excessive sleeping
28% (138)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
27% (94)
itching
22% (108)
anxiety
49% (37)
facial myofacial pain
14% (125)
inability to physically cry (while feeling sadness)
30% (43)
Bruising
23% (39)
Dizziness
32% (25)
Increased desire for eating sweets
25% (24)
Insomnia
33% (15)
Had terrible hair loss with Topomax (I would not ever get on this again)
12% (25)
Severe weight gain while on Welbutrin (I don\'t believe this is a normal side effect)
13% (24)
severe allergic reaction, rash itching
6% (35)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (84)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (82)
Gabapentin (Neurontin)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
61% (554)
tiredness or weakness
57% (542)
dizziness
48% (537)
memory problems
48% (521)
unsteadiness
39% (519)
weight gain
38% (521)
dry mouth
37% (516)
anxiety
31% (513)
headache
30% (517)
double or blurred vision
27% (512)
constipation
27% (512)
back or joint pain
26% (511)
nausea
25% (509)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
55% (222)
swelling of the hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
23% (508)
strange or unusual thoughts
22% (513)
Constipation
22% (415)
mental slowness
47% (219)
shaking of a part of your body that you cannot control
17% (506)
heartburn
17% (506)
runny nose, sneezing, cough, sore throat, or flu-like symptoms
15% (498)
diarrhea
14% (505)
ear pain
12% (499)
unwanted eye movements
11% (509)
diarhea
12% (443)
speech problems
23% (217)
red, itchy eyes (sometimes with swelling or discharge)
10% (499)
water retension
20% (212)
water retention
18% (212)
\"high\" or elevated mood
15% (216)
vomiting
6% (502)
fever
6% (501)
inability to sleep
26% (103)
VAGINAL ODOR
8% (349)
Narrow emotional diversity
19% (133)
No emotions at all
12% (150)
Severe stomach pain
10% (159)
Hypertension
8% (159)
Severe itchy rash
7% (159)
Bruising
17% (60)
no libido
50% (20)
absent libido
45% (20)
delayed reaction time
40% (20)
dissociation
35% (20)
occasional mild stomach upset; mostly if taken on an empty stomach
30% (20)
SWOLLEN GLANDS
10% (48)
rectal bleeding
5% (56)
Nausea
27% (11)
Lidocaine% of members (num votes)
burning or discomfort
72% (212)
redness or swelling of the skin
35% (207)
less creative
12% (193)
loss of libido
24% (101)
Vivid dreams
7% (116)
trembling
5% (168)
Acne flare-up
8% (88)
excessive sudoku solving
6% (96)
suicidal ideation
5% (100)
Increased IC/vulvodynia pain
57% (7)
Hemorrhoids
27% (15)
Severe pressure/aching in lower abdomen
57% (7)
Constipation
13% (15)
Pelvic infection
29% (7)
SSRIs% of members (num votes)
Sexual problems
62% (864)
Sleeplessness or drowsiness
57% (842)
Agitation (feeling jittery)
52% (837)
Headache
38% (824)
Nausea
35% (829)
Dissociation
33% (615)
Insomnia
46% (189)
Dry mouth
47% (173)
dizziness
31% (246)
\'brain storms\'
25% (250)
brain zaps
30% (190)
Tingling sensation
20% (167)
Vivid dreams
38% (21)
burning scalp
6% (51)
burning throat
6% (51)
burningface
6% (52)
burning tongue
4% (52)
burning lips
4% (50)
Priapism-not longer than 4-5 hrs
4% (28)
Topical steroids% of members (num votes)
Skin irritation, redness, burning
47% (301)
Skin thinning
36% (301)
Skin peeling
26% (292)
Skin pigment changes (lighter or darker skin)
25% (297)
Easy bruising and tearing of the skin
21% (298)
Delayed wound healing
20% (289)
Skin infection
12% (291)
Perioral dermatitis (rash around the mouth)
10% (289)
Enlarged blood vessels(telangiectasia)
8% (291)
Vaginal estrogen cream (Estrace, Premarin)% of members (num votes)
swelling, redness, burning, itching, or irritation of the vagina
51% (108)
irritability
29% (106)
depression
29% (105)
vaginal discharge
25% (107)
changes in sexual desire
25% (106)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
25% (104)
breast pain or tenderness
23% (107)
sudden feelings of heat or sweating
24% (104)
painful or difficult urination
21% (103)
nervousness
20% (104)
back pain
19% (105)
leg cramps
15% (105)
nausea
14% (104)
unwanted hair growth
12% (105)
dizziness
12% (105)
hair loss
12% (105)
heartburn
12% (105)
cold symptoms
12% (103)
difficulty wearing contact lenses
10% (103)
flu symptoms
9% (102)
spotty darkening of the skin on the face
8% (102)
vomiting
7% (105)

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