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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
42% (1362)
Bruising
19% (1342)
Nausea relief
13% (1331)
Bleeding
11% (1332)
yawning
13% (435)
Bacterial infection
4% (1347)
Nerve injury
4% (1341)
night sweats
7% (692)
heartburn
5% (926)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
11% (358)
Upset stomach
8% (515)
Jaw clenching
8% (452)
vertigo
8% (425)
dehydration
5% (517)
rebound anxiety
7% (366)
weight gain
13% (195)
wired
5% (421)
hunger
5% (422)
drop in blood pressure
6% (400)
urinary hesitancy
6% (361)
hair loss
6% (352)
yeast infections
7% (298)
headached
10% (194)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
5% (352)
rough on stomach
4% (422)
tachycardia
3% (499)
Derealization
2% (734)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
4% (296)
hypotension
3% (394)
Pneumothorax
1% (1330)
Hepatitis B
1% (1328)
tic exacerbation
1% (449)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
2% (201)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
4% (108)
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% (349)
off label used for stage fright
1% (352)
oversensitised
4% (69)
Weight gain
6% (53)
Severe abdominal pain
6% (51)
reduced anticipatory stress
4% (45)
kept me awake
1% (80)
Headache
3% (33)
Allergic reaction
2% (52)
Halusinations
0% (262)
uncontrollable outbursts
2% (45)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
1% (87)
irritability
0% (45)
easy to anger
0% (44)
Antidepressants% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (525)
decreased sex drive
60% (520)
dry mouth
57% (529)
weight gain
52% (523)
insomnia
46% (517)
nervousness / anxiety
45% (523)
increased appetite
38% (512)
constipation
37% (515)
dizziness
37% (508)
confusion
28% (507)
decreased appetite
25% (509)
increased heart rate
22% (510)
blurred vision
22% (505)
urinary retention
14% (508)
Night Sweats
36% (172)
body tremors
16% (90)
Codeine% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
53% (209)
constipation
51% (201)
lightheadedness
40% (202)
dizziness
33% (202)
nausea
27% (200)
stomach pain
26% (197)
headache
24% (201)
mood changes
22% (201)
muscle fatigue
20% (176)
Muscle Spasms
15% (151)
vomiting
7% (196)
difficulty urinating
7% (194)
Muscle spasms
22% (36)
Increase Blood Sugars (Diabetes)
4% (178)
Dissociation
15% (47)
aggrivates GERD
21% (29)
Extreme increase in pain
16% (37)
thick feat
4% (154)
confusion
11% (55)
convex spots on lower arms
2% (127)
Diazepam (Valium)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
67% (255)
tiredness
57% (252)
dizziness
34% (249)
weakness
29% (245)
dry mouth
28% (248)
changes in appetite
16% (236)
diarrhea
8% (242)
nausea
7% (237)
risky behavior
7% (59)
Reduced sex drive
33% (12)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
52% (442)
changes in sexual desire or ability
50% (443)
dry mouth
47% (440)
sweating or night sweats
44% (443)
drowsiness
42% (429)
nausea
39% (453)
dizziness
38% (433)
headache
35% (434)
weakness
34% (433)
constipation
29% (442)
muscle pain or cramps
24% (425)
decreased appetite
22% (436)
stomach pain
20% (434)
heartburn
18% (431)
increased urination
17% (431)
diarrhea
16% (433)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (423)
difficulty urinating
15% (426)
vomiting
14% (435)
Excessive sleeping
30% (156)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
29% (112)
itching
21% (126)
anxiety
45% (56)
facial myofacial pain
15% (143)
inability to physically cry (while feeling sadness)
34% (61)
Dizziness
37% (43)
Insomnia
36% (33)
Bruising
21% (57)
Increased desire for eating sweets
24% (42)
Severe weight gain while on Welbutrin (I don\'t believe this is a normal side effect)
14% (42)
Brain zaps- when forget to have it
100% (3)
Had terrible hair loss with Topomax (I would not ever get on this again)
7% (43)
Heart palpitations
50% (4)
severe allergic reaction, rash itching
4% (53)
Vertigo if missed dose
100% (1)
insomnia
33% (3)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (102)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (100)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
0% (3)
This heading is for Meditation. I don\'t know anyone who\'s suffered negative side effects from meditating.
0% (3)
Gabapentin (Neurontin)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (587)
tiredness or weakness
57% (575)
dizziness
48% (570)
memory problems
48% (552)
unsteadiness
39% (551)
weight gain
38% (552)
dry mouth
38% (548)
anxiety
30% (543)
headache
30% (549)
double or blurred vision
28% (545)
back or joint pain
27% (541)
constipation
27% (543)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
53% (252)
nausea
25% (541)
swelling of the hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
24% (537)
strange or unusual thoughts
22% (544)
mental slowness
48% (249)
Constipation
22% (442)
shaking of a part of your body that you cannot control
17% (536)
heartburn
17% (535)
runny nose, sneezing, cough, sore throat, or flu-like symptoms
15% (526)
diarrhea
14% (535)
unwanted eye movements
11% (540)
ear pain
11% (527)
diarhea
12% (471)
speech problems
22% (246)
red, itchy eyes (sometimes with swelling or discharge)
10% (527)
water retension
21% (242)
water retention
18% (241)
inability to sleep
27% (135)
\"high\" or elevated mood
14% (245)
vomiting
6% (532)
fever
6% (529)
VAGINAL ODOR
8% (379)
Narrow emotional diversity
17% (163)
no libido
43% (51)
No emotions at all
11% (179)
delayed reaction time
32% (50)
Severe stomach pain
9% (188)
absent libido
33% (48)
Bruising
16% (91)
Hypertension
8% (188)
Severe itchy rash
8% (188)
dissociation
18% (51)
occasional mild stomach upset; mostly if taken on an empty stomach
18% (49)
SWOLLEN GLANDS
11% (80)
Nausea
17% (41)
rectal bleeding
3% (87)
Decrease in urine output
8% (26)
Decreased urine output
8% (26)
Lidocaine% of members (num votes)
burning or discomfort
73% (223)
redness or swelling of the skin
35% (217)
loss of libido
24% (112)
less creative
12% (202)
Increased IC/vulvodynia pain
53% (17)
Acne flare-up
9% (98)
trembling
5% (176)
Vivid dreams
6% (125)
suicidal ideation
6% (109)
excessive sudoku solving
6% (105)
Hemorrhoids
20% (25)
Severe pressure/aching in lower abdomen
25% (16)
Pelvic infection
18% (17)
Constipation
9% (23)
SSRIs% of members (num votes)
Sexual problems
62% (902)
Sleeplessness or drowsiness
56% (877)
Agitation (feeling jittery)
52% (875)
Headache
39% (861)
Nausea
35% (864)
Dissociation
32% (649)
Dry mouth
48% (209)
Insomnia
45% (223)
dizziness
31% (282)
brain zaps
31% (226)
\'brain storms\'
24% (285)
Tingling sensation
19% (202)
Vivid dreams
44% (57)
Pounding Heart
23% (26)
burning tongue
5% (87)
Induced hypomania/mania
13% (32)
burning scalp
3% (86)
burning lips
4% (85)
burning throat
3% (86)
burningface
3% (87)
frequent urination
20% (5)
Priapism-not longer than 4-5 hrs
2% (63)
Topical steroids% of members (num votes)
Skin irritation, redness, burning
47% (318)
Skin thinning
36% (316)
Skin pigment changes (lighter or darker skin)
27% (313)
Skin peeling
27% (307)
Easy bruising and tearing of the skin
21% (312)
Delayed wound healing
20% (304)
Skin infection
12% (305)
Perioral dermatitis (rash around the mouth)
10% (303)
Enlarged blood vessels(telangiectasia)
8% (305)
Increased appetite
29% (7)
Cushing\'s Syndrome
17% (6)
Moon Face
17% (6)
Vaginal estrogen cream (Estrace, Premarin)% of members (num votes)
swelling, redness, burning, itching, or irritation of the vagina
53% (116)
irritability
28% (113)
depression
29% (112)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
27% (111)
vaginal discharge
25% (114)
changes in sexual desire
26% (113)
breast pain or tenderness
24% (114)
sudden feelings of heat or sweating
24% (111)
painful or difficult urination
22% (110)
nervousness
21% (111)
back pain
20% (112)
leg cramps
15% (112)
nausea
14% (111)
dizziness
13% (112)
unwanted hair growth
13% (112)
hair loss
13% (112)
heartburn
12% (112)
cold symptoms
11% (109)
flu symptoms
9% (108)
difficulty wearing contact lenses
9% (110)
spotty darkening of the skin on the face
8% (109)
vomiting
6% (112)

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