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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
42% (1373)
Bruising
19% (1354)
Nausea relief
13% (1342)
Bleeding
11% (1343)
yawning
13% (446)
Bacterial infection
4% (1359)
Nerve injury
4% (1353)
night sweats
7% (704)
heartburn
5% (938)
Upset stomach
8% (527)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
11% (369)
Jaw clenching
8% (464)
vertigo
8% (437)
weight gain
13% (208)
dehydration
5% (529)
rebound anxiety
7% (377)
hunger
5% (434)
wired
5% (432)
hair loss
6% (363)
drop in blood pressure
5% (411)
urinary hesitancy
6% (372)
yeast infections
7% (310)
headached
10% (206)
rough on stomach
4% (434)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
5% (363)
tachycardia
3% (510)
Derealization
2% (745)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
4% (307)
hypotension
2% (405)
Pneumothorax
1% (1343)
Hepatitis B
1% (1340)
tic exacerbation
1% (460)
Weight gain
9% (67)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
2% (212)
off label used for stage fright
1% (363)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
3% (118)
Severe abdominal pain
6% (64)
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% (361)
oversensitised
4% (81)
irritability
3% (59)
Headache
4% (46)
uncontrollable outbursts
3% (58)
reduced anticipatory stress
4% (57)
increased blood pressure
17% (12)
kept me awake
1% (92)
Allergic reaction
2% (64)
easy to anger
2% (57)
Halusinations
0% (273)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
1% (99)
Antidepressants% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (534)
decreased sex drive
60% (530)
dry mouth
57% (538)
weight gain
52% (533)
nervousness / anxiety
45% (533)
insomnia
45% (528)
increased appetite
38% (522)
constipation
37% (526)
dizziness
36% (517)
confusion
28% (518)
decreased appetite
25% (519)
increased heart rate
22% (520)
blurred vision
22% (515)
urinary retention
14% (517)
Night Sweats
34% (181)
body tremors
14% (100)
Codeine% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
53% (211)
constipation
51% (202)
lightheadedness
40% (204)
dizziness
32% (204)
nausea
27% (202)
stomach pain
26% (199)
headache
24% (203)
mood changes
23% (203)
muscle fatigue
20% (178)
Muscle Spasms
15% (152)
difficulty urinating
7% (196)
vomiting
7% (198)
Muscle spasms
21% (38)
Increase Blood Sugars (Diabetes)
4% (179)
aggrivates GERD
23% (31)
Dissociation
14% (49)
thick feat
4% (155)
confusion
11% (57)
Extreme increase in pain
13% (38)
convex spots on lower arms
2% (128)
vivid dreams
0% (2)
Diazepam (Valium)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
67% (257)
tiredness
57% (254)
dizziness
34% (251)
weakness
29% (247)
dry mouth
28% (250)
changes in appetite
16% (238)
diarrhea
8% (244)
nausea
8% (239)
Reduced sex drive
36% (14)
risky behavior
7% (61)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
52% (447)
changes in sexual desire or ability
50% (449)
dry mouth
47% (445)
sweating or night sweats
44% (448)
drowsiness
42% (434)
nausea
39% (458)
dizziness
38% (438)
headache
35% (439)
weakness
34% (438)
constipation
29% (448)
muscle pain or cramps
24% (430)
decreased appetite
22% (441)
stomach pain
20% (439)
heartburn
18% (436)
increased urination
17% (436)
diarrhea
16% (438)
difficulty urinating
15% (431)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (428)
vomiting
14% (440)
Excessive sleeping
32% (161)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
30% (117)
anxiety
47% (62)
itching
21% (131)
inability to physically cry (while feeling sadness)
35% (66)
facial myofacial pain
15% (148)
Dizziness
38% (48)
Insomnia
42% (38)
Bruising
21% (62)
Increased desire for eating sweets
26% (47)
Severe weight gain while on Welbutrin (I don\'t believe this is a normal side effect)
15% (47)
Brain zaps- when forget to have it
67% (9)
insomnia
63% (8)
Heart palpitations
30% (10)
Vertigo if missed dose
50% (6)
Had terrible hair loss with Topomax (I would not ever get on this again)
6% (48)
severe allergic reaction, rash itching
3% (58)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
14% (7)
Heavy muscles
0% (5)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (107)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (105)
This heading is for Meditation. I don\'t know anyone who\'s suffered negative side effects from meditating.
0% (8)
Gabapentin (Neurontin)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
61% (595)
tiredness or weakness
58% (583)
dizziness
48% (578)
memory problems
48% (560)
unsteadiness
40% (559)
weight gain
38% (559)
dry mouth
38% (556)
anxiety
30% (550)
headache
30% (556)
double or blurred vision
28% (553)
back or joint pain
28% (549)
constipation
27% (550)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
54% (260)
nausea
24% (548)
swelling of the hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
25% (545)
mental slowness
48% (257)
strange or unusual thoughts
22% (551)
Constipation
22% (449)
heartburn
17% (542)
shaking of a part of your body that you cannot control
17% (543)
runny nose, sneezing, cough, sore throat, or flu-like symptoms
15% (533)
diarrhea
14% (542)
unwanted eye movements
12% (547)
ear pain
11% (535)
speech problems
23% (253)
diarhea
12% (478)
red, itchy eyes (sometimes with swelling or discharge)
10% (534)
water retension
21% (249)
water retention
18% (248)
inability to sleep
27% (142)
\"high\" or elevated mood
14% (252)
vomiting
6% (539)
fever
6% (536)
Narrow emotional diversity
18% (170)
VAGINAL ODOR
8% (386)
no libido
41% (58)
No emotions at all
12% (186)
delayed reaction time
35% (57)
absent libido
34% (56)
Hypertension
8% (195)
Severe stomach pain
8% (195)
Bruising
15% (98)
Severe itchy rash
8% (195)
dissociation
17% (58)
occasional mild stomach upset; mostly if taken on an empty stomach
18% (56)
SWOLLEN GLANDS
10% (87)
Nausea
17% (48)
rectal bleeding
3% (94)
Decrease in urine output
9% (33)
Decreased urine output
9% (33)
Lidocaine% of members (num votes)
burning or discomfort
73% (229)
redness or swelling of the skin
35% (223)
loss of libido
23% (118)
less creative
12% (208)
Increased IC/vulvodynia pain
39% (23)
Acne flare-up
9% (104)
trembling
5% (182)
Vivid dreams
6% (131)
suicidal ideation
6% (115)
excessive sudoku solving
5% (111)
Hemorrhoids
16% (31)
Severe pressure/aching in lower abdomen
18% (22)
Pelvic infection
13% (23)
Constipation
7% (29)
SSRIs% of members (num votes)
Sexual problems
62% (909)
Sleeplessness or drowsiness
56% (886)
Agitation (feeling jittery)
52% (882)
Headache
39% (870)
Nausea
35% (873)
Dissociation
32% (656)
Insomnia
45% (230)
Dry mouth
48% (216)
dizziness
31% (289)
brain zaps
31% (234)
\'brain storms\'
24% (291)
Tingling sensation
20% (209)
Vivid dreams
44% (66)
Pounding Heart
24% (33)
burning tongue
4% (94)
Induced hypomania/mania
10% (39)
burning scalp
3% (93)
burning lips
3% (91)
burning throat
3% (93)
burningface
3% (95)
frequent urination
17% (12)
Priapism-not longer than 4-5 hrs
3% (70)
Topical steroids% of members (num votes)
Skin irritation, redness, burning
48% (322)
Skin thinning
36% (320)
Skin pigment changes (lighter or darker skin)
26% (317)
Skin peeling
27% (311)
Easy bruising and tearing of the skin
21% (316)
Delayed wound healing
20% (308)
Skin infection
12% (309)
Perioral dermatitis (rash around the mouth)
10% (307)
Enlarged blood vessels(telangiectasia)
8% (309)
Increased appetite
18% (11)
Cushing\'s Syndrome
10% (10)
Moon Face
10% (10)
Vaginal estrogen cream (Estrace, Premarin)% of members (num votes)
swelling, redness, burning, itching, or irritation of the vagina
53% (116)
irritability
28% (114)
depression
28% (113)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
27% (112)
vaginal discharge
25% (114)
changes in sexual desire
25% (114)
breast pain or tenderness
23% (116)
sudden feelings of heat or sweating
24% (111)
painful or difficult urination
22% (110)
nervousness
21% (112)
back pain
19% (113)
nausea
15% (112)
leg cramps
15% (112)
dizziness
13% (113)
unwanted hair growth
13% (112)
hair loss
13% (112)
heartburn
12% (113)
cold symptoms
11% (109)
flu symptoms
9% (109)
difficulty wearing contact lenses
9% (110)
spotty darkening of the skin on the face
8% (109)
vomiting
6% (113)

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