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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (2,924 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

symptommember ratings (num votes)
Fatigue
(967)
Unrefreshing sleep
(891)
Incapacitating exhaustion
(913)
Concentration problems
(909)
Susceptible to stress
(765)
Poor short-term memory
(895)
Muscle pain
(887)
Weakness
(792)
Post-Exertional Malaise/morbidity (PEM)
(873)
Difficulty finding the right word
(820)
Sensory sensitization (reduced tolerance of light, noise, pain, smells, etc)
(851)
Insomnia
(855)
Headache
(893)
Joint pain
(891)
Morning muscle stiffness
(852)
Dizziness/Lightheadedness
(795)
Intestinal discomfort
(844)
Anxiety
(747)
Difficulty with planning
(796)
Crashing - you just have to give in and sleep
(236)
Fatigue from talking
(457)
Emotional lability/mood changes
(752)
Difficulty maintaining comfortable body temperature
(473)
Feeling overstimulated
(749)
Muscle stiffness (regardless of time of the day)
(729)
Difficulty with math
(794)
Dry skin
(825)
Chemical/ Environmental sensitivities
(843)
Shortness of Breath (SOB)
(824)
Difficulty reading
(794)
Worthlessness, not able to do things that were easy prior
(236)
Frequent urination
(830)
Sore tired eyes
(298)
Dark circles under eyes
(773)
Pounding heart
(844)
Thirst
(824)
Sensitivity to medications
(795)
Having a lot of energy-getting things done, then crashing
(231)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
(736)
Nausea
(818)
Sensitive to stimulants (e.g. caffeine, nicotine, medications, etc)
(738)
Numbness in hands and feet
(829)
Bloating
(454)
Alcohol intolerance
(494)
Fatigue when the weather changes more than 20 degrees in one day
(451)
Constipation
(240)
Sporadic diarrhea
(837)
Visual disturbances (e.g. floaters)
(807)
Ataxia (balance and proprioception problems)
(811)
Sore throat
(871)
Susceptibility to infection
(837)
Heaviness in limbs
(322)
Seasonal fatigue (more tired in the winter)
(443)
Feeling of heat in body
(430)
Lower back pain - difficulty bending, getting dressed
(241)
Dry mouth
(734)
Disorganised/untidy
(227)
Feeling off-balance
(512)
Tender lymph nodes
(864)
Hot sweats
(453)
Clumsiness - dropping things
(231)
Weight gain
(469)
Brain Fog
(9)
Pressure in head when bending down or kneeling
(498)
Blurry vision
(500)
Chills Non-Fevers
(34)
Itchy for no reason
(331)
inflamed sinus in absence of a cold
(54)
Migraines
(493)
Dry eyes
(731)
ithcy eyes
(210)
Painful electric type sensation through body, unable to relax muscles
(60)
Muscle cramping
(524)
Sexual Dysfunction
(794)
Blood pressure issues
(844)
Muscle spasms
(404)
Trouble tracking visually
(56)
bad feces odor
(146)
Bruising easily
(493)
Fizzing and popping through body
(60)
Loss of white crescents at nail base
(192)
Chest pressure
(241)
Orthostatic intolerance
(769)
Food allergies
(785)
Muscle atrophy (over extended period of time, from reduced use)
(809)
Visual distortions and hallucinations
(55)
Bleeding Gums
(86)
Spontaneous sharp needle like pains
(328)
No fever with acute infections
(136)
bitter taste in mouth
(94)
ADHD-Inattentive Type
(164)
Toenail fungus
(89)
Fever
(823)
Dilated pupils
(60)
Abdominal pain
(621)
Hearing the wrong words
(787)
White rings around eyes
(59)
Vertigo
(509)
Difficulty walking
(480)
Tinnitus
(802)
Gum Disease
(151)
Inflamed gut - can cause reflux
(231)
Nightmares
(725)
Foamy urine
(89)
bad urine odor
(143)
Chest Pain
(801)
Feeling of strain on heart
(801)
Cold sweats
(469)
Reversal of diurnal cycle
(453)
Scalp sensitivity
(828)
Malabsorption of nutrients
(589)
Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)
(768)
Neuropathy
(731)
bad nasal odor
(144)
Water intolerance - drinking extra water makes things worse
(128)
Poor healing
(538)
Panic Attacks
(727)
Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
(420)
Burning pain all over body
(416)
Extreme thirst from salt
(299)
Bad body odor
(335)
Mouth ulcers
(582)
Aching hot bones
(322)
Loss of tooth enamel
(596)
Small pimples all over the whole back, upper arms and face
(337)
Smelling things that are not there
(505)
Paranoia
(363)
Irritable Bladder
(725)
Sleep Apnea
(322)
Neurogenic Bladder - incomplete emptying
(629)
Formication - feeling of bugs under skin
(438)
GI-tract serotonin syndrome cause chronic viral infections
(224)
Loss of vibrancy in colors, taste, touch
(471)
Fasciculations
(612)
Skin easily scraped off
(406)
Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
(575)
UARS (Upper Airway Restriction Syndrome)
(323)
Rapid onset of pain if joint/extremity is left uncovered
(474)
Aphasia
(754)
Skin prone to blisters
(403)
Gallbladder pain
(586)
Facial rash
(604)
Raynaud's Syndrome
(764)
Crimson crescents in throat
(591)
Specific muscle wasting - unrelated to use
(613)
Shaking, seizure-like episodes
(834)
Rash on neck
(742)
Hypnagogic Hallucinations
(708)
Foot Drop
(613)
Loss of fingerprints
(734)
Encephalitis (including coma)
(820)
Heart Block (LBBB)
(802)
Cancers and tumors of head, neck and lymph system
(824)

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