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Lower Back Pain (11,638 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)
Jaw clenching
8% (492)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
10% (393)
vertigo
8% (465)
dehydration
6% (557)
weight gain
13% (232)
drop in blood pressure
6% (439)
hair loss
7% (390)
rebound anxiety
7% (403)
wired
6% (460)
urinary hesitancy
7% (398)
hunger
5% (461)
headached
11% (230)
yeast infections
7% (335)
rough on stomach
5% (462)
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)
Weight gain
8% (90)
Pneumothorax
1% (1369)
Hepatitis B
1% (1366)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
4% (141)
Headache
9% (69)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
3% (235)
Severe abdominal pain
7% (87)
irritability
6% (83)
uncontrollable outbursts
5% (81)
off label used for stage fright
1% (387)
reduced anticipatory stress
5% (80)
oversensitised
4% (104)
increased blood pressure
11% (36)
easy to anger
5% (81)
Allergic reaction
3% (87)
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)
kept me awake
3% (116)
Halusinations
0% (297)
toothache
11% (9)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
1% (122)
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)
Clonazepam (Klonopin, Rivotril)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
74% (533)
difficulty thinking or remembering
49% (514)
unsteadiness
35% (499)
dizziness
34% (504)
problems with coordination
33% (498)
changes in sex drive or ability
28% (487)
blurred vision
16% (489)
frequent urination
15% (492)
muscle or joint pain
12% (490)
increased saliva
5% (490)
nightmare
9% (142)
nightmares
9% (137)
unconscious
4% (75)
rash
2% (141)
Shortness of breath
0% (36)
Codeine% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
52% (215)
constipation
51% (208)
lightheadedness
39% (208)
dizziness
32% (208)
nausea
27% (206)
stomach pain
26% (204)
headache
24% (207)
mood changes
22% (207)
muscle fatigue
19% (182)
Muscle Spasms
15% (157)
difficulty urinating
7% (200)
vomiting
7% (202)
Muscle spasms
21% (42)
Increase Blood Sugars (Diabetes)
4% (183)
Dissociation
15% (52)
aggrivates GERD
21% (34)
thick feat
4% (158)
confusion
10% (60)
Extreme increase in pain
12% (41)
convex spots on lower arms
2% (130)
vivid dreams
20% (5)
Gabapentin (Neurontin)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
61% (611)
tiredness or weakness
58% (599)
dizziness
48% (593)
memory problems
49% (576)
unsteadiness
39% (575)
weight gain
38% (575)
dry mouth
38% (572)
anxiety
31% (565)
headache
30% (571)
double or blurred vision
28% (569)
constipation
28% (566)
back or joint pain
27% (565)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
54% (276)
nausea
25% (564)
swelling of the hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
25% (561)
mental slowness
49% (274)
strange or unusual thoughts
22% (567)
Constipation
23% (465)
heartburn
17% (558)
shaking of a part of your body that you cannot control
17% (559)
runny nose, sneezing, cough, sore throat, or flu-like symptoms
15% (549)
diarrhea
14% (558)
ear pain
12% (551)
unwanted eye movements
11% (563)
speech problems
23% (267)
diarhea
12% (494)
water retension
22% (264)
red, itchy eyes (sometimes with swelling or discharge)
10% (550)
water retention
19% (262)
inability to sleep
29% (158)
\"high\" or elevated mood
14% (267)
vomiting
6% (555)
VAGINAL ODOR
8% (401)
fever
6% (552)
no libido
41% (74)
Narrow emotional diversity
16% (185)
absent libido
35% (72)
No emotions at all
11% (201)
delayed reaction time
31% (72)
Bruising
16% (114)
Hypertension
8% (210)
Severe stomach pain
8% (210)
Severe itchy rash
8% (210)
occasional mild stomach upset; mostly if taken on an empty stomach
18% (71)
Nausea
20% (64)
SWOLLEN GLANDS
11% (101)
dissociation
14% (73)
Decrease in urine output
9% (47)
Decreased urine output
9% (47)
rectal bleeding
4% (110)
Hydrocodone% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
60% (538)
constipation
52% (545)
fuzzy thinking
50% (538)
lightheadedness
41% (533)
nausea
38% (542)
dizziness
32% (530)
itching
26% (526)
dry throat
24% (523)
abnormally happy or abnormally sad mood
17% (517)
vomiting
16% (527)
Slightly nauseous
30% (270)
anxiety
15% (518)
Extreme fatigue
24% (266)
difficulty urinating
11% (518)
narrowing of the pupils (black circles in the center of the eyes)
10% (515)
rash
6% (517)
persistent cough
5% (265)
severe bruising
6% (189)
Bronchial infection
3% (264)
cough, fatigue, bronch inf, nausea s/b under Methotrexate but showed up here
2% (265)
Bruising
17% (18)
Heart palpitations
9% (35)
Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin)% of members (num votes)
gas or bloating
22% (3041)
constipation
18% (3041)
ringing in the ears
17% (3013)
heartburn
24% (1643)
diarrhea
13% (3025)
dizziness
12% (3009)
nausea
19% (1819)
nervousness
11% (2996)
stomach ache
24% (1128)
Headaches
16% (1544)
Sleepiness
15% (963)
none
21% (657)
itching
11% (1228)
Night Sweats
14% (1013)
Easy bruising
15% (840)
Blurred vision
9% (1198)
Pain
15% (564)
Extreme itchiness
7% (1147)
Chest pain
6% (1276)
peptic ulcer
5% (944)
temporary loss of vision
2% (2239)
hyperacidity
7% (578)
Increased phamaceutical toxins in my body
5% (671)
Easy bruising (fish oil)
4% (822)
Nightmares
6% (556)
Folate deficiency from frequent use of NSAIDs
3% (470)
increased menstrual bleeding
5% (227)
Increased bleeding from cuts
5% (191)
anxiety
7% (140)
Facial/Cranial Nerve Pain
6% (122)
Tendonitis
6% (69)
Naproxen (Aleve)% of members (num votes)
gas
16% (405)
constipation
16% (404)
ringing in the ears
15% (401)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
14% (403)
excessive thirst
13% (401)
Dry skin
12% (368)
lightheadedness
10% (400)
drowsiness
10% (398)
burning or tingling in the arms or legs
9% (395)
headache
9% (401)
dizziness
9% (400)
diarrhea
8% (399)
cold symptoms
6% (397)
hearing problems
5% (391)
sores in mouth
5% (394)
stomach pain
20% (75)
burning stomach pain
12% (77)
increased cranial pressure
4% (241)
Bleeding: duodenum to rectum.
3% (210)
severe bruising
4% (148)
elevated intracranial pressure
2% (209)
low bloodsugar, hypoglycaemia
4% (79)
kidney dis-function
2% (134)
Oxycodone (Percocet)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
65% (347)
constipation
62% (349)
lightheadedness
50% (339)
nausea
46% (353)
dry mouth
47% (344)
itching
36% (338)
loss of appetite
30% (342)
sweating
27% (337)
headache
25% (334)
flushing
24% (338)
mood changes
24% (340)
fatigue
44% (169)
weakness
21% (335)
vomiting
16% (337)
Sleeplessness
31% (90)
decrease in pupil (dark circle in eye) size
9% (327)
red eyes
7% (328)
Irritability
22% (93)
weight gain
13% (145)
Weight gain, bloated
19% (94)
diarrhea
9% (159)
Depression/Anxiety
19% (69)
Anxiety/Depression
19% (67)
Severe muscle cramping
13% (83)
Rash
7% (134)
Heart racing
10% (92)
Nightmare
15% (54)
amnesia
5% (151)
Electric zings
9% (82)
Stabbing pain in abdomen
6% (123)
Electrical zings
8% (92)
rash
4% (105)
Nose blees
5% (92)
suicide thoughts
12% (42)
Nightmares
9% (55)
Passed out
4% (92)
severe TMJ
6% (64)
Made my bladder bleed
4% (82)
Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction
2% (123)
Increased blood sugar level in diabetics
3% (63)
Hives
13% (16)
burning skin sensation
29% (7)
withdrawal symptoms taking as prescribed due to fast metabolism of drug
100% (1)
Cetral Serious Retinaphy
3% (34)
rash/urticaria
3% (39)
hives
7% (15)
Hallucinations
0% (1)
Pregabalin (Lyrica)% of members (num votes)
tiredness
65% (460)
dry mouth
59% (446)
difficulty remembering or forgetfulness
60% (431)
dizziness
56% (448)
difficulty concentrating or paying attention
56% (432)
weight gain
53% (428)
loss of balance or unsteadiness
48% (418)
headache
41% (429)
lack of coordination
41% (416)
confusion
41% (422)
weakness
39% (417)
constipation
37% (426)
anxiety
37% (417)
bloating
35% (419)
swelling of the arms, hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs
35% (412)
increased appetite
35% (415)
nausea
34% (422)
gas
32% (424)
muscle twitching
33% (411)
back pain
32% (403)
speech problems
28% (417)
uncontrollable shaking or jerking of a part of the body
20% (413)
''high'' or elevated mood
19% (414)
double vision
25% (232)
extreme dryness in eyes, lungs, mouth, etc.
32% (133)
vomiting
9% (408)
cold sweats
17% (222)
No effect whatsoever
16% (108)
side effects from meditation are all good
12% (125)
delirium
6% (216)
Lower sex drive
50% (24)
increased pain
14% (74)
suicidal
15% (41)
cellcept
2% (225)
Tizanidine (Zanaflex)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
80% (51)
dizziness
54% (48)
dry mouth
51% (47)
weakness
41% (46)
heartburn
28% (46)
constipation
27% (45)
depression
26% (47)
sweating
24% (46)
tingling sensation in the arms, legs, hands, and feet
24% (46)
back pain
22% (46)
nervousness
22% (46)
increased muscle spasms
18% (45)
stomach pain
15% (46)
diarrhea
16% (45)
vomiting
5% (44)
rash
4% (45)
Addiction
0% (42)

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