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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (2,456 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

symptommember ratings (num votes)
Fatigue
(857)
Unrefreshing sleep
(793)
Incapacitating exhaustion
(808)
Concentration problems
(807)
Susceptible to stress
(662)
Poor short-term memory
(794)
Muscle pain
(788)
Weakness
(698)
Post-Exertional Malaise/morbidity (PEM)
(775)
Difficulty finding the right word
(716)
Sensory sensitization (reduced tolerance of light, noise, pain, smells, etc)
(754)
Insomnia
(756)
Headache
(793)
Joint pain
(791)
Morning muscle stiffness
(749)
Dizziness/Lightheadedness
(704)
Intestinal discomfort
(754)
Anxiety
(652)
Difficulty with planning
(699)
Emotional lability/mood changes
(660)
Difficulty maintaining comfortable body temperature
(384)
Feeling overstimulated
(657)
Fatigue from talking
(359)
Crashing - you just have to give in and sleep
(144)
Muscle stiffness (regardless of time of the day)
(628)
Difficulty with math
(695)
Dry skin
(729)
Shortness of Breath (SOB)
(732)
Chemical/ Environmental sensitivities
(742)
Difficulty reading
(696)
Frequent urination
(735)
Pounding heart
(746)
Dark circles under eyes
(679)
Worthlessness, not able to do things that were easy prior
(142)
Sensitivity to medications
(700)
Thirst
(734)
Sore tired eyes
(212)
Nausea
(726)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
(644)
Ataxia (balance and proprioception problems)
(723)
Sensitive to stimulants (e.g. caffeine, nicotine, medications, etc)
(641)
Sporadic diarrhea
(746)
Having a lot of energy-getting things done, then crashing
(140)
Fatigue when the weather changes more than 20 degrees in one day
(356)
Bloating
(356)
Numbness in hands and feet
(734)
Visual disturbances (e.g. floaters)
(719)
Constipation
(148)
Sore throat
(775)
Susceptibility to infection
(738)
Heaviness in limbs
(233)
Dry mouth
(646)
Alcohol intolerance
(398)
Feeling off-balance
(421)
Tender lymph nodes
(769)
Seasonal fatigue (more tired in the winter)
(349)
Hot sweats
(359)
Disorganised/untidy
(138)
Feeling of heat in body
(334)
Lower back pain - difficulty bending, getting dressed
(145)
Weight gain
(371)
Clumsiness - dropping things
(143)
Foamy urine
(2)
Migraines
(397)
bitter taste in mouth
(7)
Pressure in head when bending down or kneeling
(398)
Sexual Dysfunction
(708)
Blurry vision
(410)
Itchy for no reason
(236)
No fever with acute infections
(42)
Dry eyes
(643)
bad feces odor
(55)
Blood pressure issues
(751)
ADHD-Inattentive Type
(68)
ithcy eyes
(124)
Chest pressure
(151)
Loss of white crescents at nail base
(99)
Muscle cramping
(429)
Muscle spasms
(313)
Food allergies
(686)
bad urine odor
(55)
Bruising easily
(402)
Gum Disease
(60)
Orthostatic intolerance
(680)
Fever
(723)
Muscle atrophy (over extended period of time, from reduced use)
(722)
Water intolerance - drinking extra water makes things worse
(39)
bad nasal odor
(55)
Vertigo
(422)
Spontaneous sharp needle like pains
(236)
Hearing the wrong words
(691)
Difficulty walking
(393)
Inflamed gut - can cause reflux
(144)
Tinnitus
(705)
Abdominal pain
(527)
Feeling of strain on heart
(710)
Chest Pain
(708)
Reversal of diurnal cycle
(363)
Nightmares
(631)
Cold sweats
(380)
Scalp sensitivity
(736)
Malabsorption of nutrients
(502)
Poor healing
(450)
Neuropathy
(639)
Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)
(682)
Panic Attacks
(638)
Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
(337)
GI-tract serotonin syndrome cause chronic viral infections
(141)
Burning pain all over body
(323)
Extreme thirst from salt
(212)
Aching hot bones
(230)
Bad body odor
(245)
Paranoia
(277)
Small pimples all over the whole back, upper arms and face
(247)
Sleep Apnea
(233)
Mouth ulcers
(493)
Loss of tooth enamel
(509)
Irritable Bladder
(636)
Neurogenic Bladder - incomplete emptying
(543)
Formication - feeling of bugs under skin
(349)
Smelling things that are not there
(415)
Loss of vibrancy in colors, taste, touch
(377)
Skin easily scraped off
(315)
UARS (Upper Airway Restriction Syndrome)
(235)
Fasciculations
(522)
Rapid onset of pain if joint/extremity is left uncovered
(381)
Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
(485)
Skin prone to blisters
(314)
Aphasia
(660)
Gallbladder pain
(495)
Facial rash
(515)
Raynaud's Syndrome
(672)
Crimson crescents in throat
(507)
Specific muscle wasting - unrelated to use
(529)
Rash on neck
(650)
Hypnagogic Hallucinations
(615)
Shaking, seizure-like episodes
(735)
Foot Drop
(528)
Loss of fingerprints
(642)
Encephalitis (including coma)
(724)
Heart Block (LBBB)
(712)
Cancers and tumors of head, neck and lymph system
(727)

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