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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (2,947 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

symptommember ratings (num votes)
Fatigue
(973)
Unrefreshing sleep
(897)
Incapacitating exhaustion
(919)
Concentration problems
(915)
Susceptible to stress
(770)
Poor short-term memory
(901)
Weakness
(798)
Muscle pain
(893)
Post-Exertional Malaise/morbidity (PEM)
(878)
Difficulty finding the right word
(825)
Sensory sensitization (reduced tolerance of light, noise, pain, smells, etc)
(857)
Insomnia
(860)
Headache
(898)
Joint pain
(897)
Morning muscle stiffness
(857)
Dizziness/Lightheadedness
(800)
Intestinal discomfort
(849)
Anxiety
(753)
Crashing - you just have to give in and sleep
(240)
Difficulty with planning
(801)
Fatigue from talking
(462)
Emotional lability/mood changes
(756)
Difficulty maintaining comfortable body temperature
(479)
Feeling overstimulated
(754)
Muscle stiffness (regardless of time of the day)
(733)
Difficulty with math
(799)
Dry skin
(831)
Chemical/ Environmental sensitivities
(848)
Difficulty reading
(799)
Shortness of Breath (SOB)
(830)
Worthlessness, not able to do things that were easy prior
(242)
Frequent urination
(836)
Dark circles under eyes
(778)
Sore tired eyes
(303)
Pounding heart
(849)
Thirst
(829)
Sensitivity to medications
(800)
Having a lot of energy-getting things done, then crashing
(236)
Nausea
(823)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
(741)
Sensitive to stimulants (e.g. caffeine, nicotine, medications, etc)
(744)
Bloating
(459)
Fatigue when the weather changes more than 20 degrees in one day
(456)
Numbness in hands and feet
(834)
Alcohol intolerance
(499)
Constipation
(245)
Sporadic diarrhea
(843)
Visual disturbances (e.g. floaters)
(812)
Ataxia (balance and proprioception problems)
(816)
Seasonal fatigue (more tired in the winter)
(448)
Susceptibility to infection
(842)
Sore throat
(876)
Heaviness in limbs
(327)
Feeling of heat in body
(436)
Lower back pain - difficulty bending, getting dressed
(245)
Dry mouth
(740)
Feeling off-balance
(517)
Tender lymph nodes
(869)
Disorganised/untidy
(232)
Hot sweats
(459)
Brain Fog
(15)
Clumsiness - dropping things
(236)
Weight gain
(475)
Pressure in head when bending down or kneeling
(503)
Chills Non-Fevers
(39)
Blurry vision
(505)
Inability to build muscle
(2)
Itchy for no reason
(336)
Dry eyes
(737)
Migraines
(498)
inflamed sinus in absence of a cold
(60)
ithcy eyes
(215)
Muscle cramping
(529)
Painful electric type sensation through body, unable to relax muscles
(65)
Sexual Dysfunction
(798)
Blood pressure issues
(849)
Trouble tracking visually
(61)
Muscle spasms
(409)
Bruising easily
(498)
bad feces odor
(151)
Loss of white crescents at nail base
(197)
Fizzing and popping through body
(65)
Food allergies
(790)
Orthostatic intolerance
(774)
Chest pressure
(246)
Muscle atrophy (over extended period of time, from reduced use)
(814)
Visual distortions and hallucinations
(60)
Bleeding Gums
(91)
Spontaneous sharp needle like pains
(334)
ADHD-Inattentive Type
(170)
No fever with acute infections
(141)
bitter taste in mouth
(99)
Fever
(827)
Toenail fungus
(95)
Abdominal pain
(626)
Hearing the wrong words
(792)
Dilated pupils
(65)
Vertigo
(514)
Difficulty walking
(485)
White rings around eyes
(64)
Tinnitus
(808)
Inflamed gut - can cause reflux
(236)
Gum Disease
(156)
Nightmares
(729)
Chest Pain
(806)
bad urine odor
(148)
Foamy urine
(95)
Feeling of strain on heart
(806)
Reversal of diurnal cycle
(458)
Cold sweats
(475)
Malabsorption of nutrients
(594)
Scalp sensitivity
(833)
Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)
(774)
Neuropathy
(736)
Poor healing
(543)
bad nasal odor
(149)
Water intolerance - drinking extra water makes things worse
(133)
Panic Attacks
(731)
Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
(425)
Burning pain all over body
(421)
Extreme thirst from salt
(304)
Mouth ulcers
(588)
Bad body odor
(340)
Aching hot bones
(327)
Loss of tooth enamel
(601)
Small pimples all over the whole back, upper arms and face
(342)
Smelling things that are not there
(510)
Irritable Bladder
(730)
Neurogenic Bladder - incomplete emptying
(635)
Paranoia
(367)
Sleep Apnea
(327)
Formication - feeling of bugs under skin
(443)
Loss of vibrancy in colors, taste, touch
(476)
GI-tract serotonin syndrome cause chronic viral infections
(229)
Fasciculations
(616)
Skin easily scraped off
(411)
Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
(580)
UARS (Upper Airway Restriction Syndrome)
(327)
Rapid onset of pain if joint/extremity is left uncovered
(480)
Aphasia
(758)
Skin prone to blisters
(408)
Facial rash
(609)
Gallbladder pain
(591)
Raynaud's Syndrome
(769)
Crimson crescents in throat
(596)
Specific muscle wasting - unrelated to use
(618)
Shaking, seizure-like episodes
(839)
Rash on neck
(747)
Hypnagogic Hallucinations
(712)
Foot Drop
(618)
Loss of fingerprints
(739)
Encephalitis (including coma)
(825)
Heart Block (LBBB)
(807)
Cancers and tumors of head, neck and lymph system
(829)

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