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10 Weird Medication Side Effects - Senior Health Center - Everyday

11/27/2014
09:28 | Author: Chloe Allen

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10 Weird Medication Side Effects - Senior Health Center - Everyday

An upset stomach is a known medication side effect. Now learn about more unusual drug side effects and weird symptoms, like hallucinations.

Plenty of medications get a bad rap for having icky, unpleasant drug side effects — and rightfully so. Upset stomachs, muscle aches, dizziness, and headaches are some of the most common reactions patients have to certain drugs. But what if your urine turns blue or the drug you are taking causes you to fall asleep without warning? Here’s a look at some common drugs’ not-so-common side effects.

One common medication that can cause the weird symptom of tinting your vision blue or green is the erectile dysfunction drug Viagra (sildenafil).

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Weird Drug Side Effects Strange Side Effects of Drugs - LiveScience

11/26/2014
07:04 | Author: Allison King

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Weird Drug Side Effects Strange Side Effects of Drugs - LiveScience

In medicine, however, short-term memory loss can also happen after taking certain medications. Some types of drugs blamed for this side effect.

Hallucinations. Mark Mahowald, director of the Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, in a 2006 New York Times piece. "These people are hell-bent to eat," said Dr. Doctors are still searching for the cause, spurred by patients who worry about safety. The sleeping pill zolpidem (Ambien) pops up in association with strange nocturnal side effects, including sleep-eating, sleep-cooking — even driving while asleep.

Turns out, according to CNN, he was taking a chemotherapy drug called capecitabine (Xeloda).

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9 Legal Drugs With Extremely Disturbing Side Effects Consumerist

9/25/2014
05:56 | Author: Chloe Allen

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9 Legal Drugs With Extremely Disturbing Side Effects Consumerist

We asked for it and you sent them in, a smorgasbord of drugs with extremely disturbing side effects. Here's nine of the most disturbing we found.

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ACCUTANE – acne * depressed mood, trouble concentrating, sleep problems, crying spells, aggression or agitation, changes in behavior, hallucinations, thoughts of suicide or hurting yourself; * sudden numbness or weakness, especially on one side of the body; * blurred vision, sudden and severe headache or pain behind your eyes, sometimes with vomiting; * hearing problems, hearing loss, or ringing in your ears; * seizure (convulsions); * severe pain in your upper stomach spreading to your back, nausea and vomiting, fast heart rate; * loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes); * severe diarrhea, rectal bleeding, black, bloody, or tarry stools; * fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms, purple spots under your skin, easy bruising or bleeding; or * joint stiffness, bone pain or fracture.

In addition, some studies report an increased risk of developing liver cancer.”.

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Side effects may include Archive - Straight Dope Message Board

7/24/2014
03:28 | Author: Jeremy Rodriguez

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Side effects may include Archive - Straight Dope Message Board

Those are the funniest on our list so far what can you come up with? Side effects may include diarrhea, heartburn, upset stomach and other I doubt there is a medicine out there that works for all people, and some will.

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Top Drugs39 Strange Side Effects - Forbes

5/23/2014
01:20 | Author: Jeremy Rodriguez

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Top Drugs39 Strange Side Effects - Forbes

Ever experience a sudden, strong desire to gamble, or a funny new side effects often emerge only once a medicine reaches the “People really need to be aware of all [a drug's] side effects, strange or not,” says Reilly.

America’s Most Expensive Medical Conditions.

Ever experience a sudden, strong desire to gamble, or a funny feeling that you’ve been driving in your sleep?

Strange as it may sound, compulsive gambling and sleep-driving are two real side effects that have been reported by patients or drug manufacturers in recent years. Or maybe it’s time to finally read the warnings that came with that bottle of over-the-counter or prescription drugs you’re taking. It could be nothing.

That means actually reading the drug’s label, as well as those papers that come stapled to your prescription bag at the pharmacy.

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