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Addison's Disease (29 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Corticosteroids% of members (num votes)
Having difficulty sleeping
62% (454)
Increased appetite, weight gain
60% (468)
Nervousness, restlessness
52% (455)
Sudden mood swings
50% (469)
Swollen, "puffy" face
44% (456)
Water retention, swelling
40% (439)
Easy bruising
37% (459)
Irritability
49% (344)
Muscle weakness
35% (461)
Lower resistance to infection
34% (448)
irritability
44% (328)
weight gain
45% (223)
Stomach irritation
32% (446)
overeating
35% (373)
Difficulty sleeping
58% (213)
Blurred vision
26% (456)
anxiety
37% (320)
lowered libido
31% (371)
Decreased productivity
33% (333)
decreased libido
30% (368)
Acne
23% (447)
heart palpitations
28% (356)
Increased growth of body hair
20% (450)
Night Sweats
30% (279)
Pounding heart
26% (324)
Osteoporosis (bone weakening disease)
18% (449)
panic attacks
23% (350)
Felt jittery
39% (201)
High blood pressure
17% (441)
anger
28% (232)
Tingling in feet
22% (296)
Diarrhea
22% (264)
rapid heartbeat
28% (210)
Tingling/pain in feet
20% (294)
very dry eyes
19% (295)
muscle spasms
27% (214)
painful legs
20% (268)
dizziness on standing
25% (199)
word recall problems
24% (195)
Eye twitching
21% (218)
Excessive yawning
16% (290)
numbing (emotionally)
16% (283)
Fever
13% (274)
REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
12% (325)
Suicidal Thoughts
11% (351)
paranoia
10% (359)
headaches
37% (101)
Cataracts or glaucoma
8% (438)
inability to orgasm
12% (295)
Worsening of diabetes
8% (438)
Disorientation
13% (232)
Low blood pressure
8% (334)
red splatches on areas of skin where clothing was tight
13% (199)
Swelling at injection site
6% (336)
Mania
8% (260)
Sedation
5% (423)
migraine relief
7% (285)
Severe Hair Loss
17% (92)
unable to cry
3% (371)
impotence
3% (208)
Allergic Reaction
17% (6)
seizure
0% (195)
Hydrocortisone (Cortef)% of members (num votes)
restlessness
36% (59)
upset stomach
32% (60)
stomach irritation
32% (60)
easy bruising
32% (56)
insomnia
28% (57)
depression
29% (56)
headache
28% (58)
anxiety
29% (56)
dizziness
19% (57)
increased hair growth
16% (56)
acne
14% (57)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
6% (54)
vomiting
4% (55)
Prednisone% of members (num votes)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
58% (363)
weight gain
48% (268)
extreme changes in mood
35% (351)
pain reduction
44% (263)
extreme tiredness
33% (345)
weak muscles
32% (340)
increased sweating
32% (338)
reduction in pain levels
41% (263)
changes in the way fat is spread around the body
30% (341)
dizziness
29% (341)
headache
29% (336)
changes in personality
26% (335)
decreased sexual desire
26% (334)
emotional distress
26% (322)
slowed healing of cuts and bruises
24% (337)
thin, fragile skin
23% (345)
Sleep soundly for 6 hrs and then wide awake and unable to go back asleep
28% (274)
heartburn
23% (330)
palpitations
27% (267)
Mood swings
33% (219)
red or purple blotches or lines under the skin
21% (342)
lapse in short-term memory
22% (273)
teeth clenching
22% (265)
stomach ache
20% (275)
Itchiness
19% (270)
inappropriate happiness
13% (336)
stomach pain
19% (207)
swelling of feet
19% (209)
increased hair growth
11% (332)
headache first night
14% (259)
acne
10% (334)
irregular or absent menstrual periods
8% (327)
no effect whatsoever
10% (268)
felt like I was poisoned
9% (261)
did not make any difference to FM symptoms
9% (257)
bulging eyes
6% (333)
abdominal swelling
13% (146)
Rage
17% (99)
hives
6% (274)
ostereporosis
9% (165)
swollen ankles and wrists
19% (73)
worsened breathing
9% (145)
eye floaters
26% (50)
Numb face/lips
6% (199)
sleep walking
3% (269)
Antibiotics were cream only for my skin outbreaks
2% (242)
stomach ulcer
2% (252)
stomach ulcers
2% (251)
cold
19% (21)
digestive bleed
2% (199)
sleep ironing
1% (251)
sleep driving
1% (250)

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