If this were a perfect world, we would have one
medication that would cure disorders without any nasty side effects. What a
world that would be!! No pain, no nausea, no headaches, no itchy skin, no
drowsiness and no constipation; wouldn't that be fantastic.
For now, we live in a world where medications do
cause side effects. We can only hope that the medication chosen for you
provides more benefit than harm. When you start your new medication, please
expect some initial side effects that usually will go away within a week as
your body adjusts to the new, foreign chemical. So you need to give this
medication a good college try before a decision is made whether or not it will
work for you. During this trial phase please alert your Physician to any side effects that you may be
Everyone is different. Over time I hope that your
physician can find the right combination
of medications that helps return some quality of life to you but does not cause
more harm than good.
and Heart/Cardiovascular Disease. "She Stood in the Storm & When the Wind Did Not Blow Her Away, She Adjusted Her Sails."