I Think the Side Effect's Are Worse

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    I saw a commercial for some insomnia med and they said a side effect was drowsiness. I thought "Isn't that a desired effect?"
    killthejill killthejill
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 29, 2007

    F^cking Meds Suck

    I've mostly gotten past the nausea and now I'm hitting the zombie phase. I have trouble concentrating sometimes at it's effecting my job. My memory is just not what it was. I've always been on top of everything, had the ability to do before asked. Lately I've forgotten to do...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Oct 20, 2007

    Have You Seen the Commercials????

    Its amazing!  The commercials seem to be geared towards symptoms and the side effects are worse than the actual illness. Go figure.
    ichooselife ichooselife
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jul 14, 2008


    I worry that the anti-depressants' potential side effect is to enhance your depression and perhaps to increase suicidal tendencies.   WTF?????
    pilotjess pilotjess
    36-40, F
    May 25, 2008

    I Try Not To Take It!

    I don't like taking medicine because sometimes the side effects far outweigh the benefit. Who wants to take a depression medicine that makes them impotent? Or a sleep aid that makes them eat and not remember it? or even a diet pill that causes heart and kidney failure. NOT ME...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    Mar 16, 2012
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