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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (2,653 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

symptommember ratings (num votes)
Fatigue
(916)
Unrefreshing sleep
(844)
Incapacitating exhaustion
(863)
Concentration problems
(860)
Susceptible to stress
(716)
Poor short-term memory
(848)
Muscle pain
(838)
Weakness
(747)
Post-Exertional Malaise/morbidity (PEM)
(826)
Difficulty finding the right word
(771)
Sensory sensitization (reduced tolerance of light, noise, pain, smells, etc)
(805)
Insomnia
(808)
Headache
(844)
Joint pain
(843)
Morning muscle stiffness
(803)
Dizziness/Lightheadedness
(750)
Intestinal discomfort
(802)
Anxiety
(702)
Difficulty with planning
(751)
Crashing - you just have to give in and sleep
(192)
Fatigue from talking
(410)
Difficulty maintaining comfortable body temperature
(429)
Emotional lability/mood changes
(709)
Muscle stiffness (regardless of time of the day)
(682)
Feeling overstimulated
(705)
Difficulty with math
(748)
Dry skin
(780)
Chemical/ Environmental sensitivities
(796)
Shortness of Breath (SOB)
(779)
Difficulty reading
(748)
Frequent urination
(785)
Dark circles under eyes
(727)
Worthlessness, not able to do things that were easy prior
(192)
Pounding heart
(797)
Sore tired eyes
(256)
Sensitivity to medications
(753)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
(692)
Thirst
(781)
Nausea
(774)
Having a lot of energy-getting things done, then crashing
(186)
Sensitive to stimulants (e.g. caffeine, nicotine, medications, etc)
(692)
Fatigue when the weather changes more than 20 degrees in one day
(407)
Bloating
(408)
Numbness in hands and feet
(785)
Sporadic diarrhea
(793)
Constipation
(196)
Ataxia (balance and proprioception problems)
(769)
Visual disturbances (e.g. floaters)
(765)
Sore throat
(825)
Alcohol intolerance
(447)
Susceptibility to infection
(791)
Seasonal fatigue (more tired in the winter)
(399)
Feeling of heat in body
(384)
Lower back pain - difficulty bending, getting dressed
(194)
Heaviness in limbs
(278)
Dry mouth
(692)
Feeling off-balance
(469)
Hot sweats
(408)
Tender lymph nodes
(819)
Disorganised/untidy
(185)
Clumsiness - dropping things
(189)
Weight gain
(422)
Pressure in head when bending down or kneeling
(452)
inflamed sinus in absence of a cold
(11)
Painful electric type sensation through body, unable to relax muscles
(16)
Blurry vision
(457)
Itchy for no reason
(285)
Migraines
(448)
Visual distortions and hallucinations
(13)
Trouble tracking visually
(13)
Fizzing and popping through body
(16)
Dry eyes
(689)
Sexual Dysfunction
(752)
ithcy eyes
(167)
White rings around eyes
(15)
bad feces odor
(101)
Muscle cramping
(479)
Dilated pupils
(16)
Bleeding Gums
(43)
Blood pressure issues
(798)
Muscle spasms
(360)
Bruising easily
(449)
No fever with acute infections
(92)
bitter taste in mouth
(52)
Loss of white crescents at nail base
(151)
Chest pressure
(197)
ADHD-Inattentive Type
(119)
Toenail fungus
(44)
Food allergies
(739)
Orthostatic intolerance
(725)
Muscle atrophy (over extended period of time, from reduced use)
(766)
Foamy urine
(47)
Spontaneous sharp needle like pains
(284)
Gum Disease
(108)
Fever
(777)
bad urine odor
(100)
Vertigo
(468)
Abdominal pain
(575)
Hearing the wrong words
(744)
Difficulty walking
(437)
Inflamed gut - can cause reflux
(191)
Tinnitus
(758)
Water intolerance - drinking extra water makes things worse
(85)
bad nasal odor
(102)
Feeling of strain on heart
(759)
Chest Pain
(757)
Nightmares
(680)
Reversal of diurnal cycle
(410)
Scalp sensitivity
(784)
Cold sweats
(427)
Malabsorption of nutrients
(549)
Poor healing
(495)
Neuropathy
(688)
Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)
(727)
Panic Attacks
(685)
Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
(379)
Burning pain all over body
(372)
Extreme thirst from salt
(257)
Aching hot bones
(278)
Bad body odor
(292)
Mouth ulcers
(539)
GI-tract serotonin syndrome cause chronic viral infections
(184)
Small pimples all over the whole back, upper arms and face
(294)
Irritable Bladder
(682)
Loss of tooth enamel
(554)
Paranoia
(323)
Sleep Apnea
(282)
Neurogenic Bladder - incomplete emptying
(587)
Smelling things that are not there
(462)
Formication - feeling of bugs under skin
(395)
Loss of vibrancy in colors, taste, touch
(427)
Skin easily scraped off
(363)
Fasciculations
(570)
UARS (Upper Airway Restriction Syndrome)
(282)
Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
(532)
Rapid onset of pain if joint/extremity is left uncovered
(430)
Aphasia
(712)
Skin prone to blisters
(360)
Gallbladder pain
(542)
Facial rash
(560)
Raynaud's Syndrome
(723)
Crimson crescents in throat
(552)
Specific muscle wasting - unrelated to use
(571)
Rash on neck
(698)
Hypnagogic Hallucinations
(665)
Shaking, seizure-like episodes
(788)
Foot Drop
(571)
Loss of fingerprints
(690)
Encephalitis (including coma)
(776)
Heart Block (LBBB)
(759)
Cancers and tumors of head, neck and lymph system
(779)

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