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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (2,815 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

symptommember ratings (num votes)
Fatigue
(945)
Unrefreshing sleep
(871)
Incapacitating exhaustion
(891)
Concentration problems
(888)
Susceptible to stress
(744)
Poor short-term memory
(874)
Muscle pain
(865)
Weakness
(771)
Post-Exertional Malaise/morbidity (PEM)
(853)
Difficulty finding the right word
(799)
Sensory sensitization (reduced tolerance of light, noise, pain, smells, etc)
(829)
Insomnia
(834)
Headache
(870)
Joint pain
(869)
Morning muscle stiffness
(830)
Dizziness/Lightheadedness
(773)
Intestinal discomfort
(825)
Anxiety
(726)
Difficulty with planning
(776)
Crashing - you just have to give in and sleep
(216)
Fatigue from talking
(436)
Difficulty maintaining comfortable body temperature
(452)
Emotional lability/mood changes
(732)
Muscle stiffness (regardless of time of the day)
(707)
Feeling overstimulated
(728)
Difficulty with math
(772)
Dry skin
(806)
Chemical/ Environmental sensitivities
(823)
Shortness of Breath (SOB)
(803)
Difficulty reading
(773)
Frequent urination
(810)
Sore tired eyes
(279)
Dark circles under eyes
(753)
Worthlessness, not able to do things that were easy prior
(216)
Pounding heart
(823)
Sensitivity to medications
(776)
Thirst
(805)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
(716)
Nausea
(797)
Having a lot of energy-getting things done, then crashing
(211)
Sensitive to stimulants (e.g. caffeine, nicotine, medications, etc)
(719)
Bloating
(433)
Fatigue when the weather changes more than 20 degrees in one day
(431)
Numbness in hands and feet
(809)
Constipation
(221)
Sporadic diarrhea
(817)
Ataxia (balance and proprioception problems)
(791)
Alcohol intolerance
(473)
Susceptibility to infection
(817)
Sore throat
(851)
Visual disturbances (e.g. floaters)
(788)
Feeling of heat in body
(409)
Heaviness in limbs
(302)
Seasonal fatigue (more tired in the winter)
(425)
Lower back pain - difficulty bending, getting dressed
(220)
Disorganised/untidy
(208)
Dry mouth
(716)
Feeling off-balance
(493)
Hot sweats
(432)
Tender lymph nodes
(844)
Clumsiness - dropping things
(212)
Weight gain
(448)
Pressure in head when bending down or kneeling
(477)
Blurry vision
(479)
Chills Non-Fevers
(13)
Itchy for no reason
(310)
ithcy eyes
(191)
Painful electric type sensation through body, unable to relax muscles
(41)
inflamed sinus in absence of a cold
(35)
Migraines
(473)
Dry eyes
(712)
Trouble tracking visually
(36)
Muscle cramping
(504)
Sexual Dysfunction
(774)
Muscle spasms
(384)
bad feces odor
(125)
Fizzing and popping through body
(41)
Blood pressure issues
(823)
Bruising easily
(473)
Visual distortions and hallucinations
(36)
Loss of white crescents at nail base
(173)
Chest pressure
(221)
Bleeding Gums
(67)
Food allergies
(765)
No fever with acute infections
(117)
Orthostatic intolerance
(748)
Dilated pupils
(41)
Muscle atrophy (over extended period of time, from reduced use)
(790)
bitter taste in mouth
(75)
White rings around eyes
(40)
Spontaneous sharp needle like pains
(308)
Toenail fungus
(70)
ADHD-Inattentive Type
(144)
Fever
(803)
Gum Disease
(131)
Abdominal pain
(600)
Foamy urine
(70)
Vertigo
(488)
bad urine odor
(124)
Hearing the wrong words
(767)
Difficulty walking
(461)
Inflamed gut - can cause reflux
(212)
Tinnitus
(782)
Feeling of strain on heart
(782)
Nightmares
(706)
Chest Pain
(781)
Scalp sensitivity
(808)
bad nasal odor
(125)
Cold sweats
(450)
Reversal of diurnal cycle
(433)
Water intolerance - drinking extra water makes things worse
(109)
Malabsorption of nutrients
(570)
Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)
(749)
Neuropathy
(711)
Poor healing
(518)
Panic Attacks
(708)
Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
(401)
Burning pain all over body
(396)
Extreme thirst from salt
(280)
Aching hot bones
(302)
Bad body odor
(316)
Mouth ulcers
(563)
Loss of tooth enamel
(576)
Irritable Bladder
(706)
Small pimples all over the whole back, upper arms and face
(318)
Smelling things that are not there
(485)
Paranoia
(345)
Sleep Apnea
(304)
Neurogenic Bladder - incomplete emptying
(610)
GI-tract serotonin syndrome cause chronic viral infections
(206)
Formication - feeling of bugs under skin
(420)
Loss of vibrancy in colors, taste, touch
(451)
Skin easily scraped off
(387)
Fasciculations
(591)
UARS (Upper Airway Restriction Syndrome)
(305)
Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
(556)
Rapid onset of pain if joint/extremity is left uncovered
(454)
Aphasia
(734)
Skin prone to blisters
(384)
Facial rash
(585)
Gallbladder pain
(566)
Raynaud's Syndrome
(745)
Crimson crescents in throat
(572)
Specific muscle wasting - unrelated to use
(594)
Rash on neck
(723)
Shaking, seizure-like episodes
(813)
Hypnagogic Hallucinations
(688)
Foot Drop
(594)
Loss of fingerprints
(714)
Encephalitis (including coma)
(800)
Heart Block (LBBB)
(783)
Cancers and tumors of head, neck and lymph system
(804)

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