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Irritable Bowel Syndrome (7,668 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
42% (1399)
Bruising
19% (1380)
Nausea relief
13% (1368)
Bleeding
11% (1368)
yawning
13% (474)
Bacterial infection
4% (1386)
Nerve injury
4% (1379)
night sweats
7% (731)
heartburn
5% (964)
Upset stomach
8% (556)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
10% (393)
Jaw clenching
8% (492)
vertigo
8% (465)
dehydration
6% (557)
weight gain
13% (232)
hair loss
7% (390)
drop in blood pressure
6% (439)
rebound anxiety
7% (403)
urinary hesitancy
7% (398)
wired
6% (460)
headached
11% (230)
hunger
5% (461)
rough on stomach
5% (462)
yeast infections
7% (335)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
5% (387)
tachycardia
3% (537)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
5% (332)
Derealization
2% (771)
hypotension
3% (430)
tic exacerbation
1% (487)
Pneumothorax
1% (1369)
Hepatitis B
1% (1366)
Weight gain
8% (90)
Severe abdominal pain
7% (87)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
4% (141)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
3% (235)
Headache
9% (69)
irritability
6% (83)
uncontrollable outbursts
5% (81)
increased blood pressure
11% (36)
reduced anticipatory stress
5% (80)
oversensitised
4% (104)
easy to anger
5% (81)
off label used for stage fright
1% (387)
Allergic reaction
3% (87)
kept me awake
3% (116)
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% (386)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
1% (122)
Halusinations
0% (297)
toothache
11% (9)
Alprazolam (Xanax)% of members (num votes)
Reduced anxiety
87% (622)
Reduced panic
81% (608)
Drowsiness
62% (576)
Decreased inhibitions
41% (572)
Forgetfulness
37% (561)
Light-headedness
28% (573)
Dizziness
25% (556)
Dry mouth
24% (547)
Decreased sex drive
24% (549)
Depression
22% (571)
Irritability
15% (555)
Blurred vision
14% (554)
Muscle weakness
14% (555)
Constipation
13% (549)
Insomnia
11% (557)
Hyperactivity
8% (560)
Nausea
8% (550)
depression
18% (234)
Tremor
6% (551)
racing thoughts
9% (257)
suicidal thoughts
10% (230)
high blood pressure
5% (249)
Hot Flashes when dosage increased
4% (248)
Vomiting
2% (547)
Seizure
2% (558)
Difficulty waking up
27% (37)
Jaundice
1% (553)
Convulsion
1% (357)
Watery mouth
1% (538)
Rash
2% (135)
seziure
1% (107)
Amitriptyline% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
61% (623)
dry mouth
54% (617)
weakness or tiredness
53% (617)
changes in appetite or weight
38% (608)
constipation
30% (608)
changes in sex drive or ability
30% (593)
headaches
25% (594)
confusion
25% (594)
unsteadiness
24% (589)
nightmares
23% (593)
nausea
20% (596)
blurred vision
20% (589)
excessive sweating
17% (588)
pain, burning, or tingling in the hands or feet
15% (587)
difficulty urinating
11% (588)
felt like a zombie
40% (149)
vomiting
7% (587)
Suicidal Thoughts
14% (173)
Angry
12% (187)
Restless legs
19% (72)
Halucinations
6% (188)
Fish oil% of members (num votes)
belching
33% (1216)
indigestion
17% (1191)
loose stools
15% (1178)
reduced pain
12% (1162)
acid reflux
12% (1107)
lower blood pressure
9% (1176)
nausea
8% (563)
headache
7% (918)
Stomach Pain
6% (855)
nosebleeds
3% (1158)
Improved Sleep
11% (288)
Dry mouth
9% (319)
rash
2% (1162)
Headaches
8% (319)
Sensitive Teeth
10% (223)
ibuprofen: stomach pain
7% (323)
stomach pain
6% (320)
Sleepines
7% (246)
altered thyroid function
5% (279)
birth control pills: irritability
4% (321)
Slower clotting blood with minor cuts etc
7% (142)
Suicidality
3% (277)
Dry eyes
12% (57)
dizziness
10% (52)
Fainting
2% (220)
panic attack
14% (29)
Hair Loss
12% (25)
codones-hallucinations
0% (529)
Brain Zaps
4% (28)
Infliximab (Remicade)% of members (num votes)
headache
35% (55)
weight gain
35% (31)
nausea
19% (54)
stomach pain
16% (55)
back pain
17% (54)
heartburn
17% (54)
flushing
17% (54)
vaginal itching, burning, and pain or other signs of a yeast infection
15% (54)
runny nose
13% (53)
white patches in the mouth
6% (54)
Weakened immune system
100% (1)
Tonsillitus
100% (1)
more powerful erections
0% (35)
Loperamide (Imodium)% of members (num votes)
constipation
47% (107)
stomach pain, discomfort, or distention (enlargement)
27% (106)
dry mouth
26% (105)
fatigue
21% (102)
drowsiness
13% (102)
dizziness
6% (100)
vomiting
3% (102)
Low dose naltrexone (LDN)% of members (num votes)
increased sense of well-being
55% (281)
vivid dreams
48% (283)
increased self-confidence
42% (274)
difficulty sleeping
34% (278)
drowsiness
20% (173)
increased sex drive
17% (268)
Muscle ache
20% (118)
Sore Joints
19% (118)
body aches
18% (124)
Increased muscle strength
17% (69)
doesn\'t work
23% (48)
decreased orgasim
15% (66)
Hypothyroidism
7% (113)
ulcer
5% (126)
Folate deficiency
5% (39)
Triggers Herpes Simplex virus
0% (12)
Magnesium% of members (num votes)
diarrhea
28% (2256)
stomach discomfort
21% (2214)
nervousness
8% (984)
insomnia
10% (724)
weight gain
9% (729)
Headache
11% (586)
feeling slowed down
12% (519)
I take magnesium citrate
19% (275)
improved sleep
28% (181)
feeling more relaxed
26% (180)
disassociation
4% (969)
Not feeling anything (almost emotionless)
8% (431)
brain zaps
4% (632)
fewer or less-severe migraines
12% (174)
Brain
2% (848)
anxiety in the beginning of the treatment
3% (459)
terrible crashing feeling mid afternoon
6% (248)
Hypomania
2% (680)
stronger finger nails
6% (173)
pain in left mid-back
3% (293)
Murderous Rage
1% (580)
Loss of control of facial muscles
1% (343)
Uncontrollable vomiting
1% (331)
crashing when withdrawing
1% (247)
Lisinopril cough
2% (117)
fatigue
40% (5)
hand tremors
3% (66)
OCD
1% (100)
increased suicidal thoughts
11% (9)
Incontinence
1% (71)
ocd
1% (99)
when i went off it i had a seizure wish i ha some now
0% (561)
Paradoxical rage
0% (91)
brain craziness
0% (28)
SSRIs% of members (num votes)
Sexual problems
62% (923)
Sleeplessness or drowsiness
56% (902)
Agitation (feeling jittery)
52% (897)
Headache
39% (884)
Nausea
35% (887)
Dissociation
32% (671)
Insomnia
45% (246)
Dry mouth
48% (231)
dizziness
32% (303)
brain zaps
31% (249)
\'brain storms\'
24% (305)
Tingling sensation
20% (223)
Vivid dreams
44% (81)
Pounding Heart
26% (47)
burningface
5% (109)
burning scalp
5% (107)
frequent urination
19% (27)
burning tongue
5% (108)
burning throat
4% (107)
Induced hypomania/mania
8% (53)
burning lips
3% (104)
Priapism-not longer than 4-5 hrs
4% (84)

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