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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (2,498 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

symptommember ratings (num votes)
Fatigue
(870)
Unrefreshing sleep
(803)
Incapacitating exhaustion
(820)
Concentration problems
(820)
Susceptible to stress
(673)
Poor short-term memory
(806)
Muscle pain
(798)
Weakness
(709)
Post-Exertional Malaise/morbidity (PEM)
(787)
Difficulty finding the right word
(728)
Sensory sensitization (reduced tolerance of light, noise, pain, smells, etc)
(764)
Insomnia
(767)
Headache
(803)
Joint pain
(802)
Morning muscle stiffness
(760)
Dizziness/Lightheadedness
(713)
Intestinal discomfort
(764)
Anxiety
(662)
Difficulty with planning
(709)
Emotional lability/mood changes
(670)
Difficulty maintaining comfortable body temperature
(393)
Fatigue from talking
(369)
Crashing - you just have to give in and sleep
(153)
Feeling overstimulated
(666)
Muscle stiffness (regardless of time of the day)
(639)
Difficulty with math
(706)
Dry skin
(739)
Shortness of Breath (SOB)
(742)
Chemical/ Environmental sensitivities
(753)
Difficulty reading
(706)
Frequent urination
(745)
Worthlessness, not able to do things that were easy prior
(152)
Pounding heart
(757)
Dark circles under eyes
(689)
Sensitivity to medications
(712)
Sore tired eyes
(220)
Thirst
(743)
Nausea
(736)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
(654)
Ataxia (balance and proprioception problems)
(732)
Sensitive to stimulants (e.g. caffeine, nicotine, medications, etc)
(651)
Sporadic diarrhea
(756)
Having a lot of energy-getting things done, then crashing
(149)
Numbness in hands and feet
(745)
Bloating
(366)
Visual disturbances (e.g. floaters)
(728)
Fatigue when the weather changes more than 20 degrees in one day
(366)
Constipation
(158)
Sore throat
(785)
Susceptibility to infection
(749)
Heaviness in limbs
(242)
Alcohol intolerance
(407)
Feeling off-balance
(432)
Dry mouth
(655)
Disorganised/untidy
(147)
Hot sweats
(370)
Feeling of heat in body
(345)
Seasonal fatigue (more tired in the winter)
(359)
Tender lymph nodes
(779)
Lower back pain - difficulty bending, getting dressed
(155)
Clumsiness - dropping things
(152)
Weight gain
(381)
Toenail fungus
(6)
Bleeding Gums
(6)
Migraines
(407)
Pressure in head when bending down or kneeling
(409)
bitter taste in mouth
(16)
Sexual Dysfunction
(717)
Foamy urine
(11)
Blurry vision
(419)
No fever with acute infections
(52)
Itchy for no reason
(246)
Dry eyes
(651)
Loss of white crescents at nail base
(110)
Blood pressure issues
(761)
ithcy eyes
(132)
bad feces odor
(65)
ADHD-Inattentive Type
(77)
Chest pressure
(161)
Muscle spasms
(322)
Muscle cramping
(439)
Bruising easily
(411)
Food allergies
(697)
Orthostatic intolerance
(690)
Gum Disease
(71)
bad urine odor
(64)
Fever
(735)
Muscle atrophy (over extended period of time, from reduced use)
(730)
Water intolerance - drinking extra water makes things worse
(48)
Spontaneous sharp needle like pains
(246)
Vertigo
(432)
bad nasal odor
(65)
Hearing the wrong words
(702)
Difficulty walking
(403)
Abdominal pain
(537)
Tinnitus
(716)
Inflamed gut - can cause reflux
(154)
Feeling of strain on heart
(720)
Chest Pain
(718)
Nightmares
(641)
Reversal of diurnal cycle
(373)
Cold sweats
(391)
Scalp sensitivity
(746)
Malabsorption of nutrients
(512)
Poor healing
(459)
Neuropathy
(649)
Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)
(691)
Panic Attacks
(646)
Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
(344)
Burning pain all over body
(333)
Extreme thirst from salt
(221)
GI-tract serotonin syndrome cause chronic viral infections
(149)
Aching hot bones
(240)
Bad body odor
(255)
Paranoia
(286)
Small pimples all over the whole back, upper arms and face
(256)
Sleep Apnea
(244)
Mouth ulcers
(503)
Loss of tooth enamel
(519)
Irritable Bladder
(645)
Formication - feeling of bugs under skin
(359)
Neurogenic Bladder - incomplete emptying
(552)
Smelling things that are not there
(425)
Loss of vibrancy in colors, taste, touch
(388)
Skin easily scraped off
(324)
UARS (Upper Airway Restriction Syndrome)
(244)
Fasciculations
(532)
Rapid onset of pain if joint/extremity is left uncovered
(391)
Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
(495)
Aphasia
(672)
Skin prone to blisters
(323)
Gallbladder pain
(505)
Facial rash
(523)
Raynaud's Syndrome
(683)
Crimson crescents in throat
(517)
Specific muscle wasting - unrelated to use
(537)
Hypnagogic Hallucinations
(625)
Rash on neck
(660)
Shaking, seizure-like episodes
(747)
Foot Drop
(536)
Loss of fingerprints
(652)
Encephalitis (including coma)
(735)
Heart Block (LBBB)
(721)
Cancers and tumors of head, neck and lymph system
(738)

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