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Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience in Pain Management
See below: In medicine, an adverse effect is a harmful and undesired effect resulting from a medication or other intervention such as surgery. An adverse effe ... Read More

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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Fink
38 years experience in Family Medicine
No: Donating blood or blood components such as plasma cause no harm to the body though you could feel slightly lightheaded for a short while if you get up ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
The B vitamins: Are water soluble, so the biggest adverse effect would be expensive urine if you don't need all that.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience in Geriatrics
Viagra (sildenafil) side effects: Check out http://www.drugs.com/sfx/viagra-side-effects.html for info on Viagra (sildenafil) side effects, which actually apply in general to all drugs ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
32 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Many different.: Interferon can cause many different types of side-effects including anemia, low white blood cell counts, low platelet counts, decreased appetite, tire ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Piracitam: Is a derivative of gaba, prescribed for myoclonus treatment. Drowsiness is not a reported side-effect, instead u might get mild anxiety, irritability, ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brad Bobrin
25 years experience in Psychiatry
Several: There can be headache, insomnia, nausea, dizzyness, nystagmus "jumpy eyes", flu like symptoms, moodiness, electric shock-like sensations, possible rel ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
13 years experience in Family Medicine
Stimulant.: Contrary to what is on the label and marketing - dmaa is not a natural product and is not found in germaniums. It's been linked to deaths of us servi ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara Stark Baxter
41 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Insomnia, jitters: Allegra d contains 2 drugs. Fexofenadine usually has few side effects, but can be drying to the nasal membranes and mouth, and can have side effects, ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Rarely: Very well tolerated. Side effects are generally mild and a whole lot better than diarrhea. Major concerns are giving the medication to control sympt ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
31 years experience in Internal Medicine
Sympathomimetic: It is an aminoacid which has sympathomimetic action and if absorbed can displace noradrenaline and adrenaline from receptors causing elevated BP / hea ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cindy Juster
35 years experience in Pediatrics
It can be.: Side effects of Ethosuximide can include dizziness, headache, sleepiness, decreased appetite, diarrhea, GI upset, nausea, vomiting, balance problems, ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ivelisse Rivera-Godreau
23 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes they can...: Herbal drugs are not harmless like people commonly think. Most of them can cause side effects and also interact with other medications or foods as any ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Nicora
23 years experience in Internal Medicine
Micardis (telmisartan): Is an angiotensin ii receptor antagonist. (arb) very effective BP agent with very few side effects.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martha Stark
46 years experience in Psychiatry
Some side effects: Ludiomil (maprotiline) is a "tetracyclic" antidepressant that is quite safe, although you might initially experience mood swings, fatigue, and/or head ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Hoffman
56 years experience in Psychiatry
Depends: Most frequent complaint i hear is really, really sluggish brain and body. But wait a minute; ever read all the possible side effects. Don't! aspirin w ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Parvez
13 years experience in Internal Medicine
Urticaria: Cephalexin is an oral antibiotic, belongs to the class of 'cephalosporin'. People who are allergic to 'penicillin" in general, will have cross sensiti ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Pravastatin: More serious side effects include: unexplained muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness;fever, unusual tiredness, and dark colored urine;chest pain;swell ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
Varied: Life threatening: certain rashes (stevens-johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis), neutropenia (low white cells), multiple organ failure, hepati ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Vogel
29 years experience in Ophthalmology
It depends: There are many types of corneal implants such as intacs, corneal transplants and other more experimental devices; most not available in the usa. Plea ... Read More
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Dr. Fred Harvey
36 years experience in Geriatrics
Many: Diet coke has aspartame or sucralose, both of which are toxins. Sucralose kills bowel flora because it is chlorinated sugar. Aspatame causes seizure a ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Rare: Most of the side effects from levocetirizine is drowsiness (5% or so), montelukast is quite safe although a rare individual may complain of insomnia a ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Steroid sideeffects: Oraboline is an anabolic steroid and has the same side effects as steroids. Furthermore, i dont know if its any longer available in the us.
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A 77-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ester Kwok
31 years experience in Internal Medicine
Main one: All drugs have many side effects, including neurontin (gabapentin). One of the most commonly reported side effect is drowsiness especially when initi ... Read More
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