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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (2,618 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

symptommember ratings (num votes)
Fatigue
(908)
Unrefreshing sleep
(837)
Incapacitating exhaustion
(855)
Concentration problems
(854)
Susceptible to stress
(709)
Poor short-term memory
(842)
Muscle pain
(832)
Weakness
(742)
Post-Exertional Malaise/morbidity (PEM)
(820)
Difficulty finding the right word
(764)
Sensory sensitization (reduced tolerance of light, noise, pain, smells, etc)
(797)
Insomnia
(802)
Headache
(838)
Joint pain
(837)
Morning muscle stiffness
(796)
Dizziness/Lightheadedness
(745)
Intestinal discomfort
(797)
Anxiety
(696)
Difficulty with planning
(745)
Crashing - you just have to give in and sleep
(188)
Fatigue from talking
(404)
Emotional lability/mood changes
(704)
Difficulty maintaining comfortable body temperature
(425)
Muscle stiffness (regardless of time of the day)
(675)
Feeling overstimulated
(700)
Difficulty with math
(742)
Dry skin
(774)
Shortness of Breath (SOB)
(775)
Chemical/ Environmental sensitivities
(788)
Difficulty reading
(742)
Frequent urination
(780)
Dark circles under eyes
(722)
Pounding heart
(791)
Sore tired eyes
(252)
Worthlessness, not able to do things that were easy prior
(186)
Sensitivity to medications
(746)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
(688)
Thirst
(777)
Nausea
(770)
Having a lot of energy-getting things done, then crashing
(181)
Sensitive to stimulants (e.g. caffeine, nicotine, medications, etc)
(685)
Fatigue when the weather changes more than 20 degrees in one day
(401)
Bloating
(401)
Numbness in hands and feet
(779)
Sporadic diarrhea
(789)
Ataxia (balance and proprioception problems)
(765)
Visual disturbances (e.g. floaters)
(761)
Constipation
(192)
Sore throat
(819)
Susceptibility to infection
(784)
Heaviness in limbs
(274)
Seasonal fatigue (more tired in the winter)
(393)
Feeling of heat in body
(379)
Lower back pain - difficulty bending, getting dressed
(188)
Alcohol intolerance
(440)
Disorganised/untidy
(181)
Feeling off-balance
(464)
Tender lymph nodes
(813)
Dry mouth
(688)
Hot sweats
(403)
Clumsiness - dropping things
(185)
Weight gain
(415)
Pressure in head when bending down or kneeling
(444)
inflamed sinus in absence of a cold
(6)
Visual distortions and hallucinations
(9)
Trouble tracking visually
(9)
Painful electric type sensation through body, unable to relax muscles
(10)
Blurry vision
(453)
Migraines
(441)
Fizzing and popping through body
(10)
Itchy for no reason
(280)
White rings around eyes
(9)
Dry eyes
(685)
ithcy eyes
(164)
Dilated pupils
(10)
Sexual Dysfunction
(748)
Muscle cramping
(473)
bad feces odor
(97)
Bleeding Gums
(39)
Blood pressure issues
(792)
bitter taste in mouth
(48)
No fever with acute infections
(86)
Muscle spasms
(356)
Bruising easily
(444)
Chest pressure
(193)
Loss of white crescents at nail base
(144)
Toenail fungus
(39)
ADHD-Inattentive Type
(113)
Food allergies
(732)
Orthostatic intolerance
(721)
Foamy urine
(43)
Muscle atrophy (over extended period of time, from reduced use)
(761)
Gum Disease
(104)
Spontaneous sharp needle like pains
(279)
Fever
(770)
bad urine odor
(96)
Vertigo
(464)
Abdominal pain
(569)
Hearing the wrong words
(738)
Difficulty walking
(433)
Tinnitus
(751)
Water intolerance - drinking extra water makes things worse
(81)
bad nasal odor
(98)
Inflamed gut - can cause reflux
(187)
Feeling of strain on heart
(753)
Chest Pain
(751)
Nightmares
(674)
Reversal of diurnal cycle
(404)
Scalp sensitivity
(779)
Cold sweats
(423)
Malabsorption of nutrients
(545)
Poor healing
(490)
Neuropathy
(681)
Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)
(723)
Panic Attacks
(680)
Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
(375)
Burning pain all over body
(366)
Extreme thirst from salt
(253)
Aching hot bones
(272)
Bad body odor
(287)
GI-tract serotonin syndrome cause chronic viral infections
(179)
Mouth ulcers
(535)
Paranoia
(318)
Loss of tooth enamel
(550)
Irritable Bladder
(678)
Small pimples all over the whole back, upper arms and face
(289)
Sleep Apnea
(276)
Smelling things that are not there
(458)
Neurogenic Bladder - incomplete emptying
(583)
Formication - feeling of bugs under skin
(390)
Loss of vibrancy in colors, taste, touch
(421)
Skin easily scraped off
(358)
Fasciculations
(563)
UARS (Upper Airway Restriction Syndrome)
(276)
Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
(526)
Rapid onset of pain if joint/extremity is left uncovered
(424)
Aphasia
(705)
Skin prone to blisters
(355)
Gallbladder pain
(536)
Facial rash
(555)
Raynaud's Syndrome
(716)
Crimson crescents in throat
(548)
Specific muscle wasting - unrelated to use
(567)
Hypnagogic Hallucinations
(659)
Rash on neck
(693)
Shaking, seizure-like episodes
(781)
Foot Drop
(567)
Loss of fingerprints
(685)
Encephalitis (including coma)
(769)
Heart Block (LBBB)
(753)
Cancers and tumors of head, neck and lymph system
(772)

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