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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
41% (1323)
Bruising
19% (1304)
Nausea relief
13% (1293)
Bleeding
11% (1294)
yawning
14% (398)
Bacterial infection
4% (1309)
Nerve injury
4% (1303)
night sweats
7% (654)
heartburn
5% (888)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
11% (323)
Upset stomach
8% (476)
Jaw clenching
8% (414)
vertigo
9% (387)
rebound anxiety
8% (329)
dehydration
5% (479)
weight gain
14% (161)
wired
6% (386)
urinary hesitancy
7% (326)
hunger
5% (384)
drop in blood pressure
6% (362)
yeast infections
7% (263)
hair loss
6% (317)
headached
11% (161)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
5% (319)
rough on stomach
4% (384)
tachycardia
3% (461)
Derealization
2% (696)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
5% (262)
hypotension
3% (356)
Hepatitis B
1% (1291)
tic exacerbation
1% (411)
Pneumothorax
0% (1292)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
3% (167)
off label used for stage fright
1% (318)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
4% (75)
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% (313)
oversensitised
6% (34)
reduced anticipatory stress
18% (11)
kept me awake
2% (47)
Halusinations
0% (228)
uncontrollable outbursts
9% (11)
Weight gain
5% (19)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
2% (53)
Severe abdominal pain
6% (18)
irritability
0% (11)
Headache
0% (1)
Allergic reaction
0% (18)
easy to anger
0% (11)
Antidepressants% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (509)
decreased sex drive
60% (503)
dry mouth
58% (513)
weight gain
52% (507)
insomnia
46% (501)
nervousness / anxiety
45% (507)
increased appetite
38% (496)
constipation
37% (499)
dizziness
37% (492)
confusion
29% (491)
decreased appetite
25% (492)
increased heart rate
22% (494)
blurred vision
22% (489)
urinary retention
14% (492)
Night Sweats
36% (156)
body tremors
14% (74)
Codeine% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
52% (202)
constipation
50% (195)
lightheadedness
39% (196)
dizziness
32% (196)
nausea
26% (194)
headache
24% (195)
stomach pain
25% (191)
mood changes
21% (194)
muscle fatigue
19% (170)
Muscle Spasms
14% (145)
vomiting
6% (190)
difficulty urinating
6% (188)
Increase Blood Sugars (Diabetes)
4% (172)
Muscle spasms
20% (30)
thick feat
4% (148)
Dissociation
12% (42)
Extreme increase in pain
16% (31)
aggrivates GERD
17% (23)
convex spots on lower arms
2% (121)
confusion
6% (49)
Diazepam (Valium)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
66% (247)
tiredness
57% (244)
dizziness
33% (242)
weakness
29% (237)
dry mouth
27% (240)
changes in appetite
17% (229)
diarrhea
8% (235)
nausea
7% (230)
risky behavior
8% (52)
Reduced sex drive
40% (5)
Duloxetine (Cymbalta)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
51% (430)
changes in sexual desire or ability
50% (429)
dry mouth
47% (427)
sweating or night sweats
44% (431)
drowsiness
41% (417)
nausea
38% (438)
dizziness
38% (421)
headache
35% (421)
weakness
33% (421)
constipation
29% (429)
muscle pain or cramps
23% (413)
decreased appetite
22% (423)
stomach pain
19% (421)
heartburn
18% (418)
increased urination
17% (419)
diarrhea
15% (420)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
15% (411)
difficulty urinating
14% (414)
vomiting
14% (422)
Excessive sleeping
29% (144)
Turned into emotional zombie/ dissasociated
27% (100)
itching
21% (114)
anxiety
47% (43)
facial myofacial pain
14% (131)
inability to physically cry (while feeling sadness)
29% (49)
Dizziness
32% (31)
Bruising
20% (45)
Increased desire for eating sweets
23% (30)
Insomnia
33% (21)
Severe weight gain while on Welbutrin (I don\'t believe this is a normal side effect)
17% (30)
Had terrible hair loss with Topomax (I would not ever get on this again)
10% (31)
severe allergic reaction, rash itching
5% (41)
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
0% (90)
Steven Johnson Syndrome
0% (88)
Gabapentin (Neurontin)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
61% (569)
tiredness or weakness
57% (557)
dizziness
48% (552)
memory problems
49% (535)
unsteadiness
39% (533)
weight gain
38% (534)
dry mouth
38% (530)
anxiety
31% (526)
headache
30% (531)
double or blurred vision
28% (527)
constipation
27% (526)
back or joint pain
27% (523)
nausea
25% (523)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
55% (234)
swelling of the hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
24% (519)
strange or unusual thoughts
22% (526)
mental slowness
48% (231)
Constipation
23% (427)
shaking of a part of your body that you cannot control
17% (519)
heartburn
17% (519)
runny nose, sneezing, cough, sore throat, or flu-like symptoms
15% (509)
diarrhea
14% (518)
ear pain
12% (511)
unwanted eye movements
11% (522)
diarhea
12% (455)
speech problems
23% (229)
red, itchy eyes (sometimes with swelling or discharge)
10% (510)
water retension
21% (224)
water retention
18% (223)
\"high\" or elevated mood
15% (228)
inability to sleep
29% (117)
vomiting
6% (515)
fever
6% (512)
VAGINAL ODOR
7% (361)
Narrow emotional diversity
18% (145)
No emotions at all
12% (162)
no libido
52% (33)
Severe stomach pain
9% (171)
Hypertension
8% (171)
Severe itchy rash
8% (171)
Bruising
17% (72)
delayed reaction time
36% (33)
absent libido
35% (31)
occasional mild stomach upset; mostly if taken on an empty stomach
28% (32)
dissociation
24% (33)
SWOLLEN GLANDS
13% (62)
Nausea
22% (23)
rectal bleeding
4% (69)
Decrease in urine output
13% (8)
Decreased urine output
13% (8)
Lidocaine% of members (num votes)
burning or discomfort
72% (214)
redness or swelling of the skin
35% (209)
less creative
12% (195)
loss of libido
23% (103)
Vivid dreams
7% (118)
trembling
5% (170)
Acne flare-up
8% (90)
excessive sudoku solving
6% (98)
Increased IC/vulvodynia pain
56% (9)
suicidal ideation
5% (102)
Hemorrhoids
24% (17)
Severe pressure/aching in lower abdomen
44% (9)
Constipation
12% (17)
Pelvic infection
22% (9)
SSRIs% of members (num votes)
Sexual problems
62% (876)
Sleeplessness or drowsiness
56% (854)
Agitation (feeling jittery)
52% (849)
Headache
39% (836)
Nausea
35% (841)
Dissociation
33% (626)
Insomnia
46% (200)
Dry mouth
49% (185)
dizziness
31% (258)
\'brain storms\'
24% (261)
brain zaps
31% (202)
Tingling sensation
20% (179)
Vivid dreams
36% (33)
burning scalp
5% (63)
burning tongue
5% (64)
burning throat
5% (63)
burningface
5% (64)
burning lips
3% (62)
Priapism-not longer than 4-5 hrs
3% (40)
Induced hypomania/mania
13% (8)
Pounding Heart
0% (1)
Topical steroids% of members (num votes)
Skin irritation, redness, burning
47% (307)
Skin thinning
35% (307)
Skin peeling
27% (298)
Skin pigment changes (lighter or darker skin)
25% (303)
Easy bruising and tearing of the skin
20% (304)
Delayed wound healing
20% (295)
Skin infection
12% (297)
Perioral dermatitis (rash around the mouth)
10% (295)
Enlarged blood vessels(telangiectasia)
8% (297)
Vaginal estrogen cream (Estrace, Premarin)% of members (num votes)
swelling, redness, burning, itching, or irritation of the vagina
51% (110)
irritability
29% (108)
depression
29% (107)
vaginal discharge
26% (109)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
26% (106)
changes in sexual desire
25% (108)
breast pain or tenderness
24% (109)
sudden feelings of heat or sweating
25% (106)
painful or difficult urination
21% (105)
nervousness
21% (106)
back pain
20% (107)
leg cramps
16% (107)
nausea
15% (106)
dizziness
13% (107)
heartburn
13% (107)
unwanted hair growth
12% (107)
hair loss
12% (107)
cold symptoms
11% (105)
difficulty wearing contact lenses
10% (105)
flu symptoms
9% (104)
spotty darkening of the skin on the face
8% (104)
vomiting
7% (107)

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