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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (2,519 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

symptommember ratings (num votes)
Fatigue
(878)
Unrefreshing sleep
(810)
Incapacitating exhaustion
(828)
Concentration problems
(828)
Susceptible to stress
(681)
Poor short-term memory
(814)
Muscle pain
(806)
Weakness
(717)
Post-Exertional Malaise/morbidity (PEM)
(793)
Difficulty finding the right word
(736)
Sensory sensitization (reduced tolerance of light, noise, pain, smells, etc)
(772)
Insomnia
(775)
Headache
(811)
Joint pain
(810)
Morning muscle stiffness
(768)
Dizziness/Lightheadedness
(719)
Intestinal discomfort
(771)
Anxiety
(670)
Difficulty with planning
(717)
Emotional lability/mood changes
(678)
Crashing - you just have to give in and sleep
(161)
Fatigue from talking
(377)
Difficulty maintaining comfortable body temperature
(400)
Feeling overstimulated
(674)
Muscle stiffness (regardless of time of the day)
(647)
Difficulty with math
(714)
Dry skin
(747)
Shortness of Breath (SOB)
(750)
Chemical/ Environmental sensitivities
(761)
Difficulty reading
(714)
Frequent urination
(753)
Worthlessness, not able to do things that were easy prior
(160)
Dark circles under eyes
(697)
Pounding heart
(764)
Sensitivity to medications
(720)
Sore tired eyes
(227)
Thirst
(751)
Nausea
(744)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
(662)
Ataxia (balance and proprioception problems)
(740)
Sensitive to stimulants (e.g. caffeine, nicotine, medications, etc)
(658)
Bloating
(373)
Sporadic diarrhea
(763)
Having a lot of energy-getting things done, then crashing
(156)
Fatigue when the weather changes more than 20 degrees in one day
(373)
Constipation
(166)
Numbness in hands and feet
(753)
Visual disturbances (e.g. floaters)
(735)
Sore throat
(792)
Susceptibility to infection
(757)
Alcohol intolerance
(413)
Heaviness in limbs
(249)
Feeling off-balance
(439)
Hot sweats
(377)
Dry mouth
(662)
Disorganised/untidy
(155)
Seasonal fatigue (more tired in the winter)
(366)
Feeling of heat in body
(352)
Tender lymph nodes
(786)
Lower back pain - difficulty bending, getting dressed
(163)
Clumsiness - dropping things
(160)
Weight gain
(388)
Migraines
(415)
Pressure in head when bending down or kneeling
(416)
Toenail fungus
(14)
Blurry vision
(426)
Itchy for no reason
(254)
bitter taste in mouth
(23)
No fever with acute infections
(59)
Sexual Dysfunction
(724)
Bleeding Gums
(14)
Foamy urine
(18)
Dry eyes
(659)
bad feces odor
(72)
Loss of white crescents at nail base
(118)
Blood pressure issues
(767)
ithcy eyes
(140)
ADHD-Inattentive Type
(85)
Chest pressure
(168)
Bruising easily
(419)
Muscle cramping
(447)
Muscle spasms
(330)
Food allergies
(705)
Orthostatic intolerance
(697)
Muscle atrophy (over extended period of time, from reduced use)
(737)
bad urine odor
(71)
Fever
(743)
Gum Disease
(79)
Water intolerance - drinking extra water makes things worse
(56)
Spontaneous sharp needle like pains
(254)
Vertigo
(438)
bad nasal odor
(72)
Hearing the wrong words
(710)
Difficulty walking
(410)
Abdominal pain
(544)
Inflamed gut - can cause reflux
(161)
Tinnitus
(723)
Feeling of strain on heart
(727)
Nightmares
(647)
Chest Pain
(725)
Reversal of diurnal cycle
(379)
Cold sweats
(398)
Scalp sensitivity
(754)
Malabsorption of nutrients
(520)
Poor healing
(466)
Neuropathy
(656)
Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)
(699)
Panic Attacks
(654)
Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
(350)
Burning pain all over body
(341)
GI-tract serotonin syndrome cause chronic viral infections
(155)
Extreme thirst from salt
(228)
Aching hot bones
(247)
Bad body odor
(262)
Paranoia
(293)
Small pimples all over the whole back, upper arms and face
(263)
Mouth ulcers
(510)
Loss of tooth enamel
(526)
Sleep Apnea
(250)
Irritable Bladder
(652)
Formication - feeling of bugs under skin
(366)
Neurogenic Bladder - incomplete emptying
(558)
Loss of vibrancy in colors, taste, touch
(395)
Smelling things that are not there
(432)
Skin easily scraped off
(332)
UARS (Upper Airway Restriction Syndrome)
(250)
Fasciculations
(538)
Rapid onset of pain if joint/extremity is left uncovered
(399)
Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
(501)
Aphasia
(678)
Skin prone to blisters
(330)
Gallbladder pain
(512)
Facial rash
(531)
Raynaud's Syndrome
(689)
Crimson crescents in throat
(523)
Specific muscle wasting - unrelated to use
(543)
Hypnagogic Hallucinations
(632)
Rash on neck
(667)
Shaking, seizure-like episodes
(754)
Foot Drop
(543)
Loss of fingerprints
(659)
Encephalitis (including coma)
(742)
Heart Block (LBBB)
(727)
Cancers and tumors of head, neck and lymph system
(745)

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