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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (2,899 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

symptommember ratings (num votes)
Fatigue
(963)
Unrefreshing sleep
(889)
Incapacitating exhaustion
(910)
Concentration problems
(907)
Susceptible to stress
(762)
Poor short-term memory
(893)
Muscle pain
(884)
Weakness
(790)
Post-Exertional Malaise/morbidity (PEM)
(871)
Difficulty finding the right word
(818)
Sensory sensitization (reduced tolerance of light, noise, pain, smells, etc)
(848)
Insomnia
(853)
Headache
(890)
Joint pain
(888)
Morning muscle stiffness
(849)
Dizziness/Lightheadedness
(793)
Intestinal discomfort
(842)
Anxiety
(745)
Difficulty with planning
(794)
Crashing - you just have to give in and sleep
(234)
Fatigue from talking
(455)
Emotional lability/mood changes
(750)
Difficulty maintaining comfortable body temperature
(471)
Feeling overstimulated
(747)
Muscle stiffness (regardless of time of the day)
(726)
Difficulty with math
(791)
Dry skin
(823)
Chemical/ Environmental sensitivities
(842)
Shortness of Breath (SOB)
(822)
Difficulty reading
(792)
Frequent urination
(829)
Worthlessness, not able to do things that were easy prior
(234)
Sore tired eyes
(297)
Dark circles under eyes
(771)
Pounding heart
(842)
Thirst
(823)
Sensitivity to medications
(794)
Having a lot of energy-getting things done, then crashing
(230)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
(734)
Nausea
(816)
Sensitive to stimulants (e.g. caffeine, nicotine, medications, etc)
(737)
Numbness in hands and feet
(827)
Alcohol intolerance
(492)
Bloating
(452)
Fatigue when the weather changes more than 20 degrees in one day
(449)
Constipation
(239)
Sporadic diarrhea
(835)
Ataxia (balance and proprioception problems)
(809)
Visual disturbances (e.g. floaters)
(806)
Sore throat
(869)
Susceptibility to infection
(835)
Feeling of heat in body
(428)
Seasonal fatigue (more tired in the winter)
(442)
Heaviness in limbs
(320)
Dry mouth
(733)
Lower back pain - difficulty bending, getting dressed
(238)
Disorganised/untidy
(226)
Feeling off-balance
(510)
Tender lymph nodes
(862)
Hot sweats
(450)
Clumsiness - dropping things
(230)
Weight gain
(467)
Pressure in head when bending down or kneeling
(496)
Brain Fog
(7)
Blurry vision
(497)
Chills Non-Fevers
(32)
Itchy for no reason
(329)
Migraines
(492)
inflamed sinus in absence of a cold
(53)
Dry eyes
(730)
Painful electric type sensation through body, unable to relax muscles
(58)
ithcy eyes
(209)
Sexual Dysfunction
(792)
Muscle cramping
(522)
Blood pressure issues
(842)
Muscle spasms
(402)
Trouble tracking visually
(54)
bad feces odor
(144)
Bruising easily
(492)
Fizzing and popping through body
(59)
Loss of white crescents at nail base
(191)
Food allergies
(783)
Orthostatic intolerance
(767)
Chest pressure
(239)
Visual distortions and hallucinations
(54)
Muscle atrophy (over extended period of time, from reduced use)
(807)
Bleeding Gums
(85)
Spontaneous sharp needle like pains
(327)
No fever with acute infections
(135)
bitter taste in mouth
(92)
ADHD-Inattentive Type
(162)
Toenail fungus
(88)
Fever
(822)
Dilated pupils
(59)
Abdominal pain
(619)
White rings around eyes
(57)
Hearing the wrong words
(785)
Vertigo
(507)
Difficulty walking
(479)
Tinnitus
(801)
Inflamed gut - can cause reflux
(230)
Gum Disease
(149)
Foamy urine
(88)
Nightmares
(724)
bad urine odor
(142)
Chest Pain
(800)
Feeling of strain on heart
(800)
Cold sweats
(467)
Scalp sensitivity
(826)
Reversal of diurnal cycle
(451)
Malabsorption of nutrients
(588)
Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)
(767)
Neuropathy
(729)
bad nasal odor
(143)
Water intolerance - drinking extra water makes things worse
(127)
Poor healing
(536)
Panic Attacks
(726)
Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
(419)
Burning pain all over body
(414)
Extreme thirst from salt
(298)
Bad body odor
(334)
Mouth ulcers
(581)
Aching hot bones
(320)
Loss of tooth enamel
(594)
Small pimples all over the whole back, upper arms and face
(336)
Paranoia
(362)
Irritable Bladder
(724)
Smelling things that are not there
(503)
Sleep Apnea
(321)
Neurogenic Bladder - incomplete emptying
(628)
Formication - feeling of bugs under skin
(437)
GI-tract serotonin syndrome cause chronic viral infections
(223)
Loss of vibrancy in colors, taste, touch
(470)
Fasciculations
(610)
Skin easily scraped off
(405)
Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
(574)
UARS (Upper Airway Restriction Syndrome)
(322)
Rapid onset of pain if joint/extremity is left uncovered
(473)
Aphasia
(753)
Skin prone to blisters
(402)
Facial rash
(603)
Gallbladder pain
(584)
Raynaud's Syndrome
(763)
Crimson crescents in throat
(590)
Specific muscle wasting - unrelated to use
(612)
Shaking, seizure-like episodes
(832)
Rash on neck
(741)
Hypnagogic Hallucinations
(707)
Foot Drop
(612)
Loss of fingerprints
(732)
Encephalitis (including coma)
(819)
Heart Block (LBBB)
(801)
Cancers and tumors of head, neck and lymph system
(823)

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