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Side Effects Of Medication On A Social Security Disability Claim


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Posted 03 July 2012 - 06:22 AM

I take fourteen different types of medication for depression and other illnesses. These medications cause me to be dizzy and drowsy most of the day and is a common type of side effect. Will the side effects of these medicines affect my social security disability claim in any way?

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Posted 03 July 2012 - 06:54 AM

It should help. jmo

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Posted 04 July 2012 - 06:39 AM

Absolutely!

You can look up your drugs somewhere like here http://www.drugs.com/sfx/ and use the side effect list to help remember how they may affect you.

Include everything and use your worst days as an example.

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Posted 05 July 2012 - 05:43 AM

Thanks!

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Posted 05 July 2012 - 03:35 PM

It should help, I agree. There is another facet as well. These days, many employers require drug testing. If prescription drugs cause the test to fail, this alone might make you unemployable, even in "marginal" jobs.

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Posted 16 July 2012 - 03:24 PM

http://www.ssa.gov/O...04/404-1529.htm


§ 404.1529. How we evaluate symptoms, including pain.


(3) Consideration of other evidence

Factors relevant to your symptoms, such as pain, which we will consider include:
(iv) The type, dosage, effectiveness, and side effects of any medication you take or have taken to alleviate your pain or other symptoms;

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Posted 17 July 2012 - 11:34 AM

I take fourteen different types of medication for depression and other illnesses. These medications cause me to be dizzy and drowsy most of the day and is a common type of side effect.
Will the side effects of these medicines affect my social security disability claim in any way?


If a doc states these meds are needed for medical treatment and document your
side-effects with rationale of how these side effects impact occupational functioning,
then this should be factored in.
General side effects, do not necessarily pertain to everyone.