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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1301)
Bruising
19% (1281)
Nausea relief
13% (1270)
Bleeding
11% (1271)
yawning
14% (376)
Bacterial infection
4% (1286)
Nerve injury
4% (1280)
night sweats
6% (632)
heartburn
5% (865)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
11% (303)
Jaw clenching
8% (392)
Upset stomach
7% (454)
vertigo
8% (365)
dehydration
5% (457)
rebound anxiety
8% (309)
hunger
6% (362)
weight gain
15% (142)
wired
6% (364)
drop in blood pressure
6% (340)
urinary hesitancy
6% (306)
yeast infections
8% (243)
hair loss
6% (297)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
6% (299)
headached
10% (140)
rough on stomach
4% (362)
tachycardia
3% (441)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
5% (242)
Derealization
2% (674)
hypotension
2% (335)
tic exacerbation
2% (389)
Pneumothorax
0% (1269)
Hepatitis B
0% (1268)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
3% (147)
off label used for stage fright
1% (298)
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% (294)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
4% (56)
Halusinations
0% (208)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
3% (34)
kept me awake
0% (28)
oversensitised
0% (15)
Antidepressants% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (502)
decreased sex drive
60% (496)
dry mouth
58% (506)
weight gain
52% (500)
insomnia
46% (494)
nervousness / anxiety
44% (500)
increased appetite
38% (489)
constipation
38% (492)
dizziness
37% (485)
confusion
29% (484)
decreased appetite
24% (485)
increased heart rate
22% (487)
blurred vision
22% (482)
urinary retention
14% (485)
Night Sweats
36% (149)
body tremors
13% (67)
Codeine% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
53% (196)
constipation
50% (190)
lightheadedness
39% (190)
dizziness
31% (191)
nausea
25% (189)
stomach pain
25% (186)
headache
24% (190)
mood changes
21% (189)
muscle fatigue
19% (165)
Muscle Spasms
14% (140)
vomiting
6% (185)
difficulty urinating
5% (183)
Increase Blood Sugars (Diabetes)
4% (167)
thick feat
3% (143)
Extreme increase in pain
15% (26)
Muscle spasms
16% (25)
Dissociation
8% (37)
convex spots on lower arms
3% (116)
aggrivates GERD
12% (17)
confusion
2% (44)
Diazepam (Valium)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
66% (240)
tiredness
57% (237)
dizziness
34% (235)
weakness
28% (230)
dry mouth
27% (233)
changes in appetite
17% (222)
diarrhea
8% (229)
nausea
7% (224)
risky behavior
7% (45)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
51% (426)
changes in sexual desire or ability
50% (425)
dry mouth
47% (423)
sweating or night sweats
44% (427)
drowsiness
41% (413)
nausea
39% (433)
dizziness
38% (417)
headache
35% (417)
weakness
33% (417)
constipation
29% (424)
muscle pain or cramps
23% (409)
decreased appetite
22% (419)
stomach pain
19% (417)
heartburn
18% (414)
increased urination
17% (415)
diarrhea
15% (416)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (407)
difficulty urinating
14% (410)
vomiting
14% (417)
Excessive sleeping
28% (140)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
26% (96)
itching
22% (110)
anxiety
49% (39)
facial myofacial pain
14% (127)
inability to physically cry (while feeling sadness)
29% (45)
Bruising
22% (41)
Dizziness
30% (27)
Increased desire for eating sweets
23% (26)
Insomnia
29% (17)
Had terrible hair loss with Topomax (I would not ever get on this again)
11% (27)
Severe weight gain while on Welbutrin (I don\'t believe this is a normal side effect)
12% (26)
severe allergic reaction, rash itching
5% (37)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (86)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (84)
Gabapentin (Neurontin)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
61% (556)
tiredness or weakness
57% (544)
dizziness
48% (540)
memory problems
48% (523)
unsteadiness
39% (522)
weight gain
38% (523)
dry mouth
37% (518)
anxiety
31% (515)
headache
30% (519)
double or blurred vision
27% (514)
constipation
27% (515)
back or joint pain
27% (512)
nausea
25% (511)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
54% (224)
swelling of the hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
24% (509)
strange or unusual thoughts
22% (515)
Constipation
22% (417)
mental slowness
47% (221)
shaking of a part of your body that you cannot control
17% (508)
heartburn
17% (508)
runny nose, sneezing, cough, sore throat, or flu-like symptoms
15% (500)
diarrhea
14% (507)
ear pain
12% (501)
unwanted eye movements
11% (511)
diarhea
12% (445)
speech problems
23% (219)
red, itchy eyes (sometimes with swelling or discharge)
10% (501)
water retension
21% (214)
water retention
18% (214)
\"high\" or elevated mood
15% (218)
vomiting
6% (504)
inability to sleep
28% (105)
fever
6% (503)
VAGINAL ODOR
8% (351)
Narrow emotional diversity
19% (134)
No emotions at all
12% (152)
Severe stomach pain
10% (161)
Hypertension
8% (161)
no libido
50% (22)
Severe itchy rash
7% (161)
Bruising
16% (62)
absent libido
43% (21)
delayed reaction time
36% (22)
occasional mild stomach upset; mostly if taken on an empty stomach
36% (22)
dissociation
32% (22)
SWOLLEN GLANDS
12% (51)
Nausea
31% (13)
rectal bleeding
5% (58)
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% (865)
Sleeplessness or drowsiness
57% (843)
Agitation (feeling jittery)
52% (838)
Headache
38% (825)
Nausea
35% (830)
Dissociation
33% (616)
Insomnia
46% (190)
Dry mouth
47% (174)
dizziness
31% (248)
\'brain storms\'
25% (251)
brain zaps
30% (191)
Tingling sensation
20% (168)
Vivid dreams
35% (23)
burning scalp
6% (53)
burning throat
6% (53)
burningface
6% (54)
burning tongue
4% (54)
burning lips
4% (52)
Priapism-not longer than 4-5 hrs
3% (30)
Topical steroids% of members (num votes)
Skin irritation, redness, burning
47% (303)
Skin thinning
35% (303)
Skin peeling
27% (294)
Skin pigment changes (lighter or darker skin)
26% (299)
Easy bruising and tearing of the skin
21% (300)
Delayed wound healing
20% (291)
Skin infection
12% (293)
Perioral dermatitis (rash around the mouth)
10% (291)
Enlarged blood vessels(telangiectasia)
8% (293)
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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