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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
42% (1377)
Bruising
19% (1358)
Nausea relief
13% (1346)
Bleeding
11% (1347)
yawning
13% (451)
Bacterial infection
4% (1365)
Nerve injury
4% (1358)
night sweats
7% (709)
heartburn
5% (942)
Upset stomach
8% (532)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
11% (373)
Jaw clenching
8% (469)
vertigo
8% (443)
weight gain
14% (213)
dehydration
5% (534)
rebound anxiety
7% (381)
hair loss
7% (369)
hunger
5% (439)
drop in blood pressure
6% (417)
wired
5% (437)
urinary hesitancy
6% (377)
yeast infections
7% (315)
headached
10% (211)
rough on stomach
4% (440)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
5% (367)
tachycardia
3% (514)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
4% (312)
Derealization
2% (749)
hypotension
3% (410)
Pneumothorax
1% (1347)
Hepatitis B
1% (1344)
tic exacerbation
1% (464)
Weight gain
8% (71)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
2% (216)
off label used for stage fright
1% (367)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
3% (122)
Severe abdominal pain
6% (68)
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% (365)
oversensitised
4% (85)
reduced anticipatory stress
5% (61)
irritability
3% (63)
Headache
4% (50)
uncontrollable outbursts
3% (62)
increased blood pressure
13% (16)
kept me awake
1% (96)
Allergic reaction
1% (68)
easy to anger
2% (61)
Halusinations
0% (277)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
1% (103)
Antidepressants% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (536)
decreased sex drive
60% (531)
dry mouth
57% (539)
weight gain
52% (535)
nervousness / anxiety
45% (534)
insomnia
45% (529)
increased appetite
38% (524)
constipation
37% (528)
dizziness
36% (518)
confusion
28% (519)
decreased appetite
25% (520)
increased heart rate
22% (521)
blurred vision
22% (516)
urinary retention
14% (518)
Night Sweats
34% (182)
body tremors
14% (101)
Codeine% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
52% (213)
constipation
52% (205)
lightheadedness
39% (206)
dizziness
32% (206)
nausea
26% (204)
stomach pain
26% (202)
headache
24% (205)
mood changes
22% (205)
muscle fatigue
19% (180)
Muscle Spasms
15% (154)
difficulty urinating
7% (198)
vomiting
7% (200)
Muscle spasms
23% (40)
Increase Blood Sugars (Diabetes)
4% (181)
aggrivates GERD
22% (32)
Dissociation
14% (50)
thick feat
4% (156)
confusion
10% (58)
Extreme increase in pain
13% (39)
convex spots on lower arms
2% (129)
vivid dreams
0% (3)
Diazepam (Valium)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
67% (261)
tiredness
56% (258)
dizziness
33% (255)
weakness
29% (251)
dry mouth
28% (254)
changes in appetite
16% (242)
diarrhea
8% (248)
nausea
7% (243)
Reduced sex drive
28% (18)
risky behavior
6% (65)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
52% (448)
changes in sexual desire or ability
50% (450)
dry mouth
47% (446)
sweating or night sweats
44% (449)
drowsiness
42% (435)
nausea
39% (459)
dizziness
38% (439)
headache
35% (440)
weakness
34% (439)
constipation
29% (449)
muscle pain or cramps
24% (431)
decreased appetite
22% (442)
stomach pain
20% (440)
heartburn
18% (437)
increased urination
17% (437)
diarrhea
16% (439)
difficulty urinating
15% (432)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (428)
vomiting
14% (441)
Excessive sleeping
31% (162)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
30% (118)
anxiety
46% (63)
itching
21% (132)
inability to physically cry (while feeling sadness)
34% (67)
facial myofacial pain
15% (149)
Dizziness
37% (49)
Insomnia
41% (39)
Bruising
22% (63)
Increased desire for eating sweets
25% (48)
Brain zaps- when forget to have it
70% (10)
Severe weight gain while on Welbutrin (I don\'t believe this is a normal side effect)
15% (48)
insomnia
56% (9)
Heart palpitations
27% (11)
Vertigo if missed dose
43% (7)
Had terrible hair loss with Topomax (I would not ever get on this again)
6% (49)
severe allergic reaction, rash itching
3% (59)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
13% (8)
Heavy muscles
0% (6)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (108)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (106)
This heading is for Meditation. I don\'t know anyone who\'s suffered negative side effects from meditating.
0% (9)
Gabapentin (Neurontin)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
61% (598)
tiredness or weakness
58% (586)
dizziness
48% (581)
memory problems
48% (563)
unsteadiness
39% (562)
weight gain
39% (562)
dry mouth
38% (559)
anxiety
30% (553)
headache
30% (559)
double or blurred vision
28% (557)
constipation
28% (553)
back or joint pain
28% (552)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
54% (263)
swelling of the hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
25% (548)
nausea
25% (551)
mental slowness
49% (261)
strange or unusual thoughts
22% (554)
Constipation
23% (452)
heartburn
17% (545)
shaking of a part of your body that you cannot control
17% (546)
runny nose, sneezing, cough, sore throat, or flu-like symptoms
15% (536)
diarrhea
14% (545)
unwanted eye movements
12% (550)
ear pain
11% (538)
speech problems
23% (256)
diarhea
12% (481)
water retension
21% (252)
red, itchy eyes (sometimes with swelling or discharge)
10% (537)
water retention
19% (251)
inability to sleep
28% (145)
\"high\" or elevated mood
14% (255)
vomiting
6% (542)
fever
6% (539)
VAGINAL ODOR
8% (389)
Narrow emotional diversity
17% (173)
no libido
41% (61)
No emotions at all
12% (189)
delayed reaction time
33% (60)
absent libido
34% (59)
Hypertension
8% (198)
Severe stomach pain
8% (198)
Bruising
15% (101)
Severe itchy rash
8% (198)
dissociation
16% (61)
occasional mild stomach upset; mostly if taken on an empty stomach
17% (59)
Nausea
18% (51)
SWOLLEN GLANDS
10% (89)
rectal bleeding
4% (97)
Decrease in urine output
8% (36)
Decreased urine output
8% (36)
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% (910)
Sleeplessness or drowsiness
56% (887)
Agitation (feeling jittery)
52% (883)
Headache
39% (872)
Nausea
35% (874)
Dissociation
32% (657)
Insomnia
45% (231)
Dry mouth
47% (217)
dizziness
31% (290)
brain zaps
31% (235)
\'brain storms\'
24% (292)
Tingling sensation
20% (210)
Vivid dreams
45% (67)
Pounding Heart
24% (34)
burning tongue
4% (95)
Induced hypomania/mania
10% (40)
burning scalp
3% (94)
burning lips
3% (92)
burning throat
3% (94)
burningface
3% (96)
frequent urination
15% (13)
Priapism-not longer than 4-5 hrs
3% (71)
Topical steroids% of members (num votes)
Skin irritation, redness, burning
48% (323)
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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