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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
42% (1380)
Bruising
19% (1361)
Nausea relief
13% (1349)
Bleeding
11% (1350)
yawning
13% (454)
Bacterial infection
4% (1368)
Nerve injury
4% (1361)
night sweats
7% (712)
heartburn
5% (945)
Upset stomach
8% (535)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
11% (376)
Jaw clenching
8% (472)
vertigo
8% (446)
dehydration
6% (537)
weight gain
13% (215)
rebound anxiety
7% (384)
hair loss
7% (372)
drop in blood pressure
6% (420)
hunger
5% (442)
wired
5% (440)
urinary hesitancy
6% (380)
headached
10% (213)
yeast infections
7% (318)
rough on stomach
4% (443)
tachycardia
3% (517)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
5% (370)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
4% (315)
Derealization
2% (752)
hypotension
3% (413)
Pneumothorax
1% (1350)
Hepatitis B
1% (1347)
tic exacerbation
1% (467)
Weight gain
8% (73)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
4% (124)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
2% (218)
off label used for stage fright
1% (370)
Severe abdominal pain
6% (70)
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% (368)
oversensitised
3% (87)
reduced anticipatory stress
5% (63)
irritability
3% (65)
Headache
4% (52)
uncontrollable outbursts
3% (64)
increased blood pressure
11% (18)
kept me awake
1% (98)
Allergic reaction
1% (70)
easy to anger
2% (63)
Halusinations
0% (280)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
1% (105)
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% (183)
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% (155)
difficulty urinating
7% (198)
vomiting
7% (200)
Muscle spasms
23% (40)
Dissociation
16% (50)
Increase Blood Sugars (Diabetes)
4% (181)
aggrivates GERD
22% (32)
thick feat
4% (156)
confusion
10% (58)
Extreme increase in pain
13% (39)
convex spots on lower arms
2% (129)
vivid dreams
33% (3)
Diazepam (Valium)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
67% (262)
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% (601)
tiredness or weakness
58% (589)
dizziness
48% (583)
memory problems
48% (566)
unsteadiness
39% (565)
weight gain
39% (565)
dry mouth
38% (562)
anxiety
31% (555)
headache
30% (561)
double or blurred vision
28% (559)
constipation
28% (556)
back or joint pain
28% (555)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
54% (266)
swelling of the hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
25% (551)
nausea
25% (554)
mental slowness
48% (264)
strange or unusual thoughts
23% (557)
Constipation
23% (455)
heartburn
17% (548)
shaking of a part of your body that you cannot control
17% (549)
runny nose, sneezing, cough, sore throat, or flu-like symptoms
15% (539)
diarrhea
14% (548)
unwanted eye movements
12% (553)
ear pain
12% (541)
speech problems
23% (259)
diarhea
12% (484)
water retension
22% (255)
red, itchy eyes (sometimes with swelling or discharge)
10% (540)
water retention
19% (254)
inability to sleep
29% (148)
\"high\" or elevated mood
14% (258)
vomiting
6% (545)
fever
6% (542)
VAGINAL ODOR
8% (392)
Narrow emotional diversity
17% (176)
no libido
42% (64)
No emotions at all
11% (192)
absent libido
35% (62)
delayed reaction time
33% (63)
Bruising
16% (104)
Hypertension
8% (201)
Severe stomach pain
8% (201)
Severe itchy rash
8% (201)
occasional mild stomach upset; mostly if taken on an empty stomach
19% (62)
Nausea
20% (54)
dissociation
16% (64)
SWOLLEN GLANDS
11% (92)
rectal bleeding
4% (100)
Decrease in urine output
8% (39)
Decreased urine output
8% (38)
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% (888)
Agitation (feeling jittery)
52% (883)
Headache
39% (872)
Nausea
35% (874)
Dissociation
32% (657)
Insomnia
45% (231)
Dry mouth
48% (218)
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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