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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
42% (1387)
Bruising
19% (1369)
Nausea relief
13% (1357)
Bleeding
11% (1357)
yawning
13% (462)
Bacterial infection
4% (1375)
Nerve injury
4% (1368)
night sweats
7% (720)
heartburn
5% (953)
Upset stomach
8% (543)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
10% (382)
Jaw clenching
8% (480)
vertigo
8% (453)
dehydration
6% (545)
weight gain
13% (222)
rebound anxiety
7% (391)
drop in blood pressure
6% (427)
hair loss
7% (379)
wired
6% (448)
hunger
5% (449)
urinary hesitancy
6% (387)
headached
10% (220)
yeast infections
7% (325)
rough on stomach
4% (450)
tachycardia
3% (525)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
5% (376)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
5% (322)
Derealization
2% (760)
hypotension
3% (418)
Pneumothorax
1% (1358)
Hepatitis B
1% (1355)
tic exacerbation
1% (475)
Weight gain
8% (80)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
4% (131)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
2% (225)
off label used for stage fright
1% (376)
Severe abdominal pain
5% (77)
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% (374)
Headache
5% (59)
oversensitised
3% (94)
reduced anticipatory stress
4% (70)
irritability
3% (72)
uncontrollable outbursts
3% (71)
increased blood pressure
8% (26)
kept me awake
1% (105)
Allergic reaction
1% (77)
easy to anger
1% (70)
Halusinations
0% (287)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
1% (112)
Antidepressants% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
59% (538)
decreased sex drive
59% (533)
dry mouth
57% (541)
weight gain
52% (537)
insomnia
45% (531)
nervousness / anxiety
45% (536)
increased appetite
38% (526)
constipation
37% (530)
dizziness
36% (520)
confusion
28% (521)
decreased appetite
25% (522)
increased heart rate
22% (523)
blurred vision
22% (518)
urinary retention
14% (520)
Night Sweats
34% (185)
body tremors
14% (103)
Codeine% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
52% (214)
constipation
51% (206)
lightheadedness
39% (207)
dizziness
32% (207)
nausea
26% (205)
stomach pain
26% (203)
headache
24% (206)
mood changes
22% (206)
muscle fatigue
19% (181)
Muscle Spasms
15% (156)
difficulty urinating
7% (199)
vomiting
7% (201)
Muscle spasms
22% (41)
Dissociation
16% (51)
Increase Blood Sugars (Diabetes)
4% (182)
aggrivates GERD
21% (33)
thick feat
4% (157)
confusion
10% (59)
Extreme increase in pain
13% (40)
convex spots on lower arms
2% (130)
vivid dreams
25% (4)
Diazepam (Valium)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
67% (265)
tiredness
56% (261)
dizziness
33% (258)
weakness
29% (254)
dry mouth
27% (257)
changes in appetite
16% (245)
diarrhea
8% (251)
nausea
7% (246)
Reduced sex drive
24% (21)
risky behavior
6% (68)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
52% (449)
changes in sexual desire or ability
51% (451)
dry mouth
47% (447)
sweating or night sweats
44% (450)
drowsiness
42% (436)
nausea
39% (460)
dizziness
38% (440)
headache
35% (441)
weakness
34% (440)
constipation
29% (450)
muscle pain or cramps
24% (432)
decreased appetite
22% (443)
stomach pain
20% (441)
heartburn
18% (438)
increased urination
17% (438)
diarrhea
16% (440)
difficulty urinating
15% (433)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (429)
vomiting
14% (442)
Excessive sleeping
31% (163)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
29% (119)
anxiety
45% (64)
itching
21% (133)
inability to physically cry (while feeling sadness)
34% (68)
facial myofacial pain
15% (150)
Dizziness
36% (50)
Insomnia
40% (40)
Bruising
22% (64)
Increased desire for eating sweets
24% (49)
Brain zaps- when forget to have it
64% (11)
Severe weight gain while on Welbutrin (I don\'t believe this is a normal side effect)
14% (49)
insomnia
50% (10)
Heart palpitations
25% (12)
Vertigo if missed dose
38% (8)
Had terrible hair loss with Topomax (I would not ever get on this again)
6% (50)
severe allergic reaction, rash itching
3% (60)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
11% (9)
Heavy muscles
0% (7)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (109)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (107)
This heading is for Meditation. I don\'t know anyone who\'s suffered negative side effects from meditating.
0% (10)
Gabapentin (Neurontin)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
61% (604)
tiredness or weakness
58% (592)
dizziness
48% (586)
memory problems
49% (569)
unsteadiness
39% (568)
weight gain
39% (568)
dry mouth
38% (565)
anxiety
31% (558)
headache
30% (564)
double or blurred vision
28% (562)
constipation
28% (559)
back or joint pain
28% (558)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
54% (269)
nausea
25% (557)
swelling of the hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
25% (554)
mental slowness
49% (267)
strange or unusual thoughts
23% (560)
Constipation
23% (458)
heartburn
17% (551)
shaking of a part of your body that you cannot control
17% (552)
runny nose, sneezing, cough, sore throat, or flu-like symptoms
15% (542)
diarrhea
14% (551)
unwanted eye movements
12% (556)
ear pain
12% (544)
speech problems
23% (261)
diarhea
12% (487)
water retension
22% (257)
red, itchy eyes (sometimes with swelling or discharge)
10% (543)
water retention
20% (256)
inability to sleep
29% (151)
\"high\" or elevated mood
14% (261)
vomiting
6% (548)
fever
6% (545)
VAGINAL ODOR
8% (395)
Narrow emotional diversity
17% (179)
no libido
43% (67)
absent libido
37% (65)
No emotions at all
11% (195)
delayed reaction time
32% (66)
Bruising
16% (107)
Hypertension
8% (204)
Severe stomach pain
8% (204)
Severe itchy rash
8% (204)
occasional mild stomach upset; mostly if taken on an empty stomach
20% (65)
Nausea
21% (57)
SWOLLEN GLANDS
12% (95)
dissociation
15% (67)
rectal bleeding
4% (103)
Decrease in urine output
10% (42)
Decreased urine output
10% (41)
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% (913)
Sleeplessness or drowsiness
56% (892)
Agitation (feeling jittery)
52% (887)
Headache
39% (875)
Nausea
35% (877)
Dissociation
32% (660)
Insomnia
45% (235)
Dry mouth
48% (221)
dizziness
31% (293)
brain zaps
31% (238)
\'brain storms\'
24% (295)
Tingling sensation
20% (213)
Vivid dreams
44% (71)
Pounding Heart
22% (37)
burning tongue
4% (98)
Induced hypomania/mania
9% (43)
burning scalp
3% (97)
burning lips
3% (95)
burning throat
3% (97)
burningface
3% (99)
frequent urination
13% (16)
Priapism-not longer than 4-5 hrs
3% (74)
Topical steroids% of members (num votes)
Skin irritation, redness, burning
48% (325)
Skin thinning
36% (322)
Skin pigment changes (lighter or darker skin)
26% (318)
Skin peeling
27% (312)
Easy bruising and tearing of the skin
21% (317)
Delayed wound healing
20% (309)
Skin infection
12% (311)
Perioral dermatitis (rash around the mouth)
10% (308)
Enlarged blood vessels(telangiectasia)
8% (310)
Increased appetite
23% (13)
Cushing\'s Syndrome
9% (11)
Moon Face
9% (11)
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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