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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (2,696 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

symptommember ratings (num votes)
Fatigue
(921)
Unrefreshing sleep
(848)
Incapacitating exhaustion
(867)
Concentration problems
(864)
Susceptible to stress
(720)
Poor short-term memory
(852)
Muscle pain
(841)
Weakness
(750)
Post-Exertional Malaise/morbidity (PEM)
(830)
Difficulty finding the right word
(775)
Sensory sensitization (reduced tolerance of light, noise, pain, smells, etc)
(808)
Insomnia
(811)
Headache
(847)
Joint pain
(846)
Morning muscle stiffness
(806)
Dizziness/Lightheadedness
(753)
Intestinal discomfort
(805)
Anxiety
(706)
Difficulty with planning
(754)
Crashing - you just have to give in and sleep
(195)
Fatigue from talking
(413)
Difficulty maintaining comfortable body temperature
(432)
Emotional lability/mood changes
(712)
Muscle stiffness (regardless of time of the day)
(685)
Feeling overstimulated
(708)
Difficulty with math
(751)
Dry skin
(783)
Chemical/ Environmental sensitivities
(799)
Shortness of Breath (SOB)
(783)
Difficulty reading
(751)
Frequent urination
(788)
Worthlessness, not able to do things that were easy prior
(195)
Dark circles under eyes
(730)
Sore tired eyes
(259)
Pounding heart
(801)
Sensitivity to medications
(756)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
(695)
Thirst
(784)
Nausea
(777)
Having a lot of energy-getting things done, then crashing
(189)
Fatigue when the weather changes more than 20 degrees in one day
(410)
Sensitive to stimulants (e.g. caffeine, nicotine, medications, etc)
(695)
Bloating
(411)
Numbness in hands and feet
(789)
Sporadic diarrhea
(797)
Constipation
(199)
Ataxia (balance and proprioception problems)
(772)
Visual disturbances (e.g. floaters)
(768)
Sore throat
(828)
Alcohol intolerance
(450)
Susceptibility to infection
(794)
Seasonal fatigue (more tired in the winter)
(402)
Lower back pain - difficulty bending, getting dressed
(197)
Feeling of heat in body
(387)
Heaviness in limbs
(281)
Hot sweats
(410)
Dry mouth
(696)
Feeling off-balance
(472)
Tender lymph nodes
(822)
Disorganised/untidy
(188)
Clumsiness - dropping things
(192)
Weight gain
(425)
Pressure in head when bending down or kneeling
(456)
Itchy for no reason
(289)
Blurry vision
(460)
inflamed sinus in absence of a cold
(14)
Painful electric type sensation through body, unable to relax muscles
(19)
Migraines
(451)
Visual distortions and hallucinations
(16)
Trouble tracking visually
(16)
Sexual Dysfunction
(755)
ithcy eyes
(171)
Fizzing and popping through body
(19)
Dry eyes
(692)
bad feces odor
(104)
Muscle cramping
(483)
White rings around eyes
(18)
Blood pressure issues
(802)
Muscle spasms
(364)
Bleeding Gums
(46)
Bruising easily
(452)
Dilated pupils
(19)
bitter taste in mouth
(55)
Loss of white crescents at nail base
(154)
No fever with acute infections
(95)
Toenail fungus
(48)
Chest pressure
(200)
ADHD-Inattentive Type
(122)
Food allergies
(742)
Orthostatic intolerance
(728)
Muscle atrophy (over extended period of time, from reduced use)
(769)
Spontaneous sharp needle like pains
(287)
Gum Disease
(110)
Foamy urine
(50)
Fever
(780)
bad urine odor
(103)
Vertigo
(471)
Abdominal pain
(578)
Hearing the wrong words
(747)
Difficulty walking
(440)
Inflamed gut - can cause reflux
(193)
Tinnitus
(761)
Feeling of strain on heart
(762)
bad nasal odor
(105)
Water intolerance - drinking extra water makes things worse
(88)
Nightmares
(683)
Chest Pain
(760)
Reversal of diurnal cycle
(413)
Scalp sensitivity
(787)
Cold sweats
(430)
Malabsorption of nutrients
(552)
Neuropathy
(691)
Poor healing
(498)
Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)
(730)
Panic Attacks
(689)
Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
(382)
Burning pain all over body
(375)
Extreme thirst from salt
(260)
Aching hot bones
(281)
Bad body odor
(295)
Mouth ulcers
(542)
Small pimples all over the whole back, upper arms and face
(297)
GI-tract serotonin syndrome cause chronic viral infections
(187)
Irritable Bladder
(685)
Loss of tooth enamel
(557)
Paranoia
(326)
Neurogenic Bladder - incomplete emptying
(590)
Smelling things that are not there
(465)
Sleep Apnea
(285)
Formication - feeling of bugs under skin
(398)
Loss of vibrancy in colors, taste, touch
(430)
Skin easily scraped off
(366)
Fasciculations
(573)
UARS (Upper Airway Restriction Syndrome)
(285)
Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
(535)
Rapid onset of pain if joint/extremity is left uncovered
(433)
Aphasia
(715)
Skin prone to blisters
(363)
Gallbladder pain
(545)
Facial rash
(563)
Raynaud's Syndrome
(726)
Crimson crescents in throat
(555)
Specific muscle wasting - unrelated to use
(574)
Rash on neck
(701)
Shaking, seizure-like episodes
(791)
Hypnagogic Hallucinations
(668)
Foot Drop
(574)
Loss of fingerprints
(693)
Encephalitis (including coma)
(779)
Heart Block (LBBB)
(762)
Cancers and tumors of head, neck and lymph system
(782)

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