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Primolut N

21/07/2022 | | 29moderated by Charlotte
norethisterone (5MG) for Miscarriage

I had a PCOS my doc recommend me to take beta HCG test and it was negative 2.5 level on 21 June & I start taking medicine primolut N for 6 days. I feel nausea & vomit in days I had again check beta HCG is was 61000 level on 21 July the same day I start pain like a period and see some blood clot & hurry I went to the doc and I found it's a miscarriage. Not sure but I believe it's just because o...
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Xanax

21/07/2022 | | 24moderated by Susan
alprazolam (0,5MG) for Anxiety & panic disorder

This drug has saved me on a thousand occasions, from generalized anxiety, panic attacks up to situations of severe insomnia, where the next day I had to get up early to go to work. I have always considered it a life-saving med: it is an excellent anxiolytic and I consider it very valid also for those suffering from sleep disorders, because it does not leave heaviness or drowsiness the next day,...
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Valdoxan

08/07/2022 | | 58moderated by Susan
agomelatine (25MG) for Anxiety disorder

I was prescribed this medication during an extremely traumatic period in my life. I had increased nightmares, disturbed dreaming, migraines, nausea, headaches, restless leg syndrome, anxiety, jitters, heartburn and sore neck, back and aching muscles and finally exhaustion. I lasted 13 days until people started saying how tired I looked. I then read the side effects and immediately stopped. ...
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Flucloxacillin

04/07/2022 | | 43moderated by Philip
flucloxacillin sodium (500MG) for Otitis media (ear infection)

I am taking this for an ear infection, which an ear spray did not shift after a couple of days. The capsules taste burnt, but otherwise taking them is fine. I experienced some intestinal gas, but not that much. The major side effect on the second day is acute anxiety. I take an SNRI for depression, but I have not had any anxiety symptoms recently until now.
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Gyno-Daktarin

22/06/2022 | | 38moderated by Henry
miconazole nitrate (400MG) for Candidiasis

This capsule is too harsh for vaginal use. The manual says 1 in 10,000 users experience side effects, this is a lie. The burning and itching that comes from using it is just too excessive, unnecessary, the yeast infection was not even that itchy, common. I felt like pulling out my hair, I had to pull out whatever was left of it and then i got a tad bit relief. I will definitely not use the last...
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Valdoxan

15/06/2022 | | 33moderated by Philip
agomelatine (25MG) for Depression

I take this for depression and sleep issues. It definitely helps with the sleep. The full dose (50mg) is very strong, I quickly went back down to 25mg. The trick is timing the dose, if you take it too late at night, too close to bed, you will wake up drowsy, and it can through your day out. I can't speak much to the anti-depressive effect. The fact that it helps with sleep definitely will impac...
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Zopiclone

04/06/2022 | | 46moderated by Philip
zopiclone (7,5MG) for Insomnia

I started taking Zopiclone to relieve insomnia as an alternative to benzos (which had left me feeling groggy, numb and unable to think or focus). I took half a tablet most nights, and generally enjoyed good nights' sleep, and woke feeling refreshed and rested (again, unlike benzos). As an additional benefit, it eliminated my anxiety. I stopped taking Zopiclone after 18 months, with NO withd...
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Femoston

08/04/2022 | | 70moderated by Philip
dydrogesterone, estradiol hemihydrate (1/5MG) for Menopause

I have been on this HRT treatment for years. I have no side effects at all and can thoroughly recommend. Hot flushes and night sweats stopped after about a week and have never returned (unless I leave it too long before starting the next 28-day cycle). I take Femoston 1/10.
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NiQuitin

23/01/2022 | | 2moderated by Charlotte
nicotine resinate (7MG/24UUR) for Stop smoking

Very poor quality compared with a rival brand. Does not stick to skin as it should. It is meant to do two things: stick to skin, release nicotine. It fails at one of those, and I'm not sure it succeeds at the other. A rival brand is infinitely better.
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Zopiclone

09/01/2022 | | 34moderated by Charlotte
zopiclone (7,5MG) for Anxiety & panic disorder

I would like to share my experience with zopiclone. It has really helped me in two episodes of general anxiety. I took one pill before bed for almost 6 months. When i felt more at ease, i started to tapper off slowly during two months, till the point where i reached a quarter of the pill. Then i knew it was already placebo. I started to sleep well on my own again. Thank God. No withdrawl effect...
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Zoely

03/01/2022 | | 25moderated by Philip
estradiol hemihydrate, nomegestrol acetate (1,5/2,5MG) for Contraception / birth control

Zoely worked great as a birth control pill, but without even realising it at first, it started to change me. I felt depressed for the first few months, which luckily went away. My libido was very low. My brain felt fuzzy like I wasn't really paying full attention.
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Zopiclone

28/12/2021 | | 57moderated by Susan
zopiclone (7,5MG) for Insomnia

Has anyone else felt like they drugged or been out onto night out on 7 5 of this drug . I have high anxiety so I was put on this after I had a stroke in March 2021 . Since then sleep is there but not all way through the night. I feel sick and tired all time... anyone else had this?
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Citalopram

10/12/2021 | | 30moderated by Susan
citalopram hydrobromide (20mg ) for Anxiety & panic disorder

I've been on citalopram for more than 12 years, I dropped to a 10mg after having my child. Now due to anxiety my doctor put me up to a 20mg and I'm nearly 2 weeks in to taken them and my anxiety is through the roof... my mornings are the worst and I'm finding it hard to see the light at the end of the tunnel as it is so intense. I've never had side effects from upping my medication and I think ...
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Valdoxan

16/11/2021 | | 54moderated by Susan
agomelatine (50MG) for Depression

I've found valdoxan very helpful , I've not had any alcohol in 60days, , You realy have to want to stop heavy drinking as well , valdoxan helps me with the anxiousness once I detoxed from alcohol, as I used alcohol to medicate myself with anxiety issue's.
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Fostair

04/11/2021 | | 54moderated by Philip
beclometasone dipropionate, formoterol fumarate dihydrate (100) for Asthma

Thanks for this comment, I was beginning to think, am I only one with problems with this inhaler. Too often I suck and nothing goes in-which causes confusion, as I don't want to double dose. And the particles and grains used in the formula are to big. I am thinking of changing this inhaler for somethng else that is more efficient and regular.
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Fostair

03/11/2021 | | 58moderated by Philip
beclometasone dipropionate, formoterol fumarate dihydrate (6) for Asthma

Fostair works well when it works BUT the counter is useless! my current one has just run out with thee counter still reading 64 doses left. This happens with about half of the inhalers I use, It's easy to prove, when you inhale and are still struggling for breath open a new one and see the difference, instant relief, I believe this is either a design problem or a storage problem. Fostair is sup...
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Flucloxacillin

27/10/2021 | | 31moderated by Charlotte
flucloxacillin sodium (500MG) for Ear piercing infection

Its awful. Gave me bad gerd. I take them and if I fall asleep I wake up with burning burps and it's hard to breath it burns so much. What is this medication? I thought I was going to die. I have severe anxiety so waking up feeling my chest throat and lungs on fire was terrifying. So I warn you. Don't take then fall asleep, unless you'd like to experiment that is. It's really bad and your burps...
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Zoely

25/10/2021 | | 27moderated by Charlotte
estradiol hemihydrate, nomegestrol acetate (1,5/2,5MG) for Contraception / birth control

Love love love this pill! I was on Levlen ED for 6 months and it was the worst time of my life - literally an emotional cyclone of uncontrollable hell with breakthrough bleeding and lowered libido. I then went to Yaz, which was a little better on the mood swings comparatively - libido was the same. And then my Gyno recommend Zoely and oh, HOT DAMMMMMMMN! So so so grateful I ignored the bad revi...
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Valdoxan

12/10/2021 | | 57moderated by Susan
agomelatine (50mg) for Chronic depression

I find it makes me feel very angry, impatient and overall horrible. I was taken fluoxetine for about 20 years. My gp decided it was too long and changed it. Not sure I'm impressed with it
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Fluanxol

28/09/2021 | | 31moderated by Henry
flupentixol dihydrochloride (100MG/ML) for Drug addiction

This medication has ruined my life and taking away all my creative outlooks and views I had in life. Removed goals I had set in my plans to my future. Terminated my company and business. Personality changed to dull boring lifestyle as you lose all motivation or enjoyable tasks in life. I don't enjoy anything in my life at all any more. Anything you once enjoyed too work on, draw, create, think ...
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Bipolar disorder

05/04/2021 | | 59moderated by Henry
major depressive disorder (mdd)

Life on a daily basis is purely black and white and not a colourful break to break the bleakness of bipolar disorder and the over whelming feeling of impending doom is only a heartbeat away,I'm 59 and first episode began as a 8 year child, and in some respects it was and still is an extremely taboo subject.
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Coronavirus

08/05/2020 | | 57moderated by Henry
COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2
Were you tested? No, no test done
Symptoms: Vomiting, Diarrhea, Cough

started with some coughing. temperature 37.6 then muscle pain and back pain in lung points. also muscle pain in shoulder and neck and arms. Then nauseous and vomiting and dihree. only lasted 4 days. Decreased quickly.
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Coronavirus

08/05/2020 | | 57moderated by Philip
COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2
Were you tested? No, no test done
Symptoms: Sneezing, Muscle pain, Fatigue

it suddenly started after taking care of my sick granddaughter. Terrible muscle pain, sore throat, earache and general feeling of malaise. Just like with a heavy flu. increase to 37.9 took 2 weeks. still don't feel fit after 6 weeks.
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Coronavirus

08/05/2020 | | 38moderated by Philip
COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2
Were you tested? No, no test done
Symptoms: Cough, Moderate fever, Sneezing

Fever anxiety still sniffle headaches every now and then and stitch the top of the back slightly to the side...
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Coronavirus

08/05/2020 | | 50moderated by Henry
COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2
Were you tested? No, no test done
Symptoms: Moderate fever, Muscle pain, Fatigue

Mild complaints, a lot of burning eyes (is not a hay fever), temp between 37.5 and 38.4 (ear thermometer), keeps coming back, tired, pain in the back, super hot back at night as if on fire. Tightness but can just breathe.
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