The Side Effects Blog gives you REAL information about side effects that will make a difference to you.
Rather than just a long list of side effects, we tell you what you really NEED to know about the drugs that you are taking.
My son was to have orthopedic surgery for a shattered tibia. Immediately before wheeling him into the operating room they gave him a form of diazepam.
I have lived with a paradoxical drug react for years. It was first discovered after taking codeine for an ear ache. The more doses I took the worst the
I was given a migraine cocktail containing compizine in the emergency room 2 days ago. Within 2 minutes, i was overcome with extreme anxiety and claustrophobia
I took 50mg of Benadryl to help me sleep when I was working nights. I am a nurse and at the time I worked night many times I gave my patients Benadryl
I don't seem to remember the name of the medication. But it was not a typical tranquilizer. I just remember looking it up in the PDR (this was before the
I have many drugs that I get the opposite reaction to; like many stories on here...mostly sedative drugs bring me up. I am currently having a huge problem
After a year of diverticulitis with Cipro one of the main antibiotics used, end up with right Achilles tendonosis. 2 years later after physio, orthotics,
I'm diagnosed with chronic pancreatitis and unfortunatley frequent the E.R...there's two regional health centers in different counties both about 25 miles
Been to hospital for severe pain. They gave me morphine. I've had it before administered in the hospital always the same. I get real jittery and it will
I am an oncology nurse and about 17 years ago for no reason I began to have these strange headaches, they literally would come from nowhere and last for
I have been on antidepressants for years and they almost led to me killing myself in the end. I barely survived and i am terrified of every new medication.
I was prescribed Levofloxacin (Levaquin) yesterday for a persistent sinus & lung infection. I always research a new medication prior to ingesting it, and
Almost identically to the story above. I went to hospital ER after 12 hours of vomiting with stomach flu. They tried a different anti-nascea medication
I was prescribed promethazine hcl for a cough I have. Normally prometh is used for nasea, motion sickness, and acts as an antihistamine. I read many
I'm not sure if this is really a paradoxiical reaction or not. i have a botched ankle surgery three times, leaving me with alot of pain esp. when walking.