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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (2,531 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

symptommember ratings (num votes)
Fatigue
(881)
Unrefreshing sleep
(813)
Incapacitating exhaustion
(831)
Concentration problems
(830)
Susceptible to stress
(684)
Poor short-term memory
(817)
Muscle pain
(809)
Weakness
(720)
Post-Exertional Malaise/morbidity (PEM)
(796)
Difficulty finding the right word
(739)
Sensory sensitization (reduced tolerance of light, noise, pain, smells, etc)
(775)
Insomnia
(778)
Headache
(814)
Joint pain
(813)
Morning muscle stiffness
(771)
Dizziness/Lightheadedness
(722)
Intestinal discomfort
(774)
Anxiety
(673)
Difficulty with planning
(720)
Emotional lability/mood changes
(681)
Fatigue from talking
(380)
Crashing - you just have to give in and sleep
(164)
Difficulty maintaining comfortable body temperature
(403)
Feeling overstimulated
(677)
Muscle stiffness (regardless of time of the day)
(650)
Difficulty with math
(717)
Dry skin
(750)
Shortness of Breath (SOB)
(753)
Chemical/ Environmental sensitivities
(764)
Difficulty reading
(717)
Frequent urination
(756)
Worthlessness, not able to do things that were easy prior
(163)
Dark circles under eyes
(700)
Pounding heart
(767)
Sensitivity to medications
(723)
Sore tired eyes
(230)
Thirst
(754)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
(665)
Nausea
(747)
Ataxia (balance and proprioception problems)
(743)
Bloating
(376)
Sensitive to stimulants (e.g. caffeine, nicotine, medications, etc)
(661)
Sporadic diarrhea
(766)
Fatigue when the weather changes more than 20 degrees in one day
(376)
Constipation
(169)
Having a lot of energy-getting things done, then crashing
(159)
Numbness in hands and feet
(756)
Visual disturbances (e.g. floaters)
(738)
Sore throat
(795)
Susceptibility to infection
(760)
Heaviness in limbs
(252)
Alcohol intolerance
(416)
Feeling off-balance
(442)
Hot sweats
(380)
Dry mouth
(665)
Lower back pain - difficulty bending, getting dressed
(166)
Seasonal fatigue (more tired in the winter)
(369)
Feeling of heat in body
(355)
Disorganised/untidy
(158)
Tender lymph nodes
(789)
Weight gain
(391)
Clumsiness - dropping things
(163)
Migraines
(418)
Pressure in head when bending down or kneeling
(419)
Blurry vision
(429)
Sexual Dysfunction
(727)
Bleeding Gums
(17)
Itchy for no reason
(257)
Toenail fungus
(17)
No fever with acute infections
(62)
bitter taste in mouth
(26)
Dry eyes
(662)
Loss of white crescents at nail base
(121)
bad feces odor
(75)
Foamy urine
(21)
Blood pressure issues
(770)
ithcy eyes
(143)
Muscle cramping
(450)
Bruising easily
(422)
Chest pressure
(171)
ADHD-Inattentive Type
(88)
Muscle spasms
(333)
Food allergies
(708)
Orthostatic intolerance
(700)
Muscle atrophy (over extended period of time, from reduced use)
(740)
Gum Disease
(82)
Fever
(746)
bad urine odor
(74)
Spontaneous sharp needle like pains
(257)
Water intolerance - drinking extra water makes things worse
(59)
Vertigo
(441)
bad nasal odor
(75)
Hearing the wrong words
(713)
Abdominal pain
(547)
Difficulty walking
(412)
Inflamed gut - can cause reflux
(164)
Tinnitus
(726)
Feeling of strain on heart
(730)
Nightmares
(650)
Chest Pain
(728)
Reversal of diurnal cycle
(382)
Cold sweats
(401)
Scalp sensitivity
(757)
Malabsorption of nutrients
(523)
Poor healing
(469)
Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)
(702)
Neuropathy
(659)
Panic Attacks
(657)
Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
(353)
Burning pain all over body
(344)
Extreme thirst from salt
(231)
GI-tract serotonin syndrome cause chronic viral infections
(158)
Aching hot bones
(250)
Bad body odor
(265)
Paranoia
(296)
Small pimples all over the whole back, upper arms and face
(266)
Mouth ulcers
(513)
Loss of tooth enamel
(529)
Sleep Apnea
(253)
Irritable Bladder
(655)
Formication - feeling of bugs under skin
(369)
Neurogenic Bladder - incomplete emptying
(561)
Smelling things that are not there
(435)
Loss of vibrancy in colors, taste, touch
(398)
Skin easily scraped off
(335)
UARS (Upper Airway Restriction Syndrome)
(253)
Fasciculations
(541)
Rapid onset of pain if joint/extremity is left uncovered
(402)
Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
(504)
Aphasia
(681)
Skin prone to blisters
(333)
Gallbladder pain
(515)
Facial rash
(534)
Raynaud's Syndrome
(692)
Crimson crescents in throat
(526)
Specific muscle wasting - unrelated to use
(546)
Rash on neck
(670)
Hypnagogic Hallucinations
(635)
Shaking, seizure-like episodes
(757)
Foot Drop
(546)
Loss of fingerprints
(662)
Encephalitis (including coma)
(745)
Heart Block (LBBB)
(730)
Cancers and tumors of head, neck and lymph system
(748)

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