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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (2,856 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

symptommember ratings (num votes)
Fatigue
(959)
Unrefreshing sleep
(883)
Incapacitating exhaustion
(904)
Concentration problems
(901)
Susceptible to stress
(757)
Poor short-term memory
(887)
Weakness
(784)
Muscle pain
(878)
Post-Exertional Malaise/morbidity (PEM)
(865)
Difficulty finding the right word
(812)
Sensory sensitization (reduced tolerance of light, noise, pain, smells, etc)
(842)
Insomnia
(847)
Headache
(884)
Joint pain
(882)
Morning muscle stiffness
(843)
Dizziness/Lightheadedness
(787)
Intestinal discomfort
(838)
Anxiety
(739)
Difficulty with planning
(789)
Crashing - you just have to give in and sleep
(229)
Fatigue from talking
(449)
Emotional lability/mood changes
(745)
Difficulty maintaining comfortable body temperature
(465)
Muscle stiffness (regardless of time of the day)
(720)
Feeling overstimulated
(741)
Difficulty with math
(785)
Dry skin
(818)
Chemical/ Environmental sensitivities
(836)
Shortness of Breath (SOB)
(816)
Difficulty reading
(786)
Frequent urination
(823)
Worthlessness, not able to do things that were easy prior
(229)
Sore tired eyes
(292)
Dark circles under eyes
(766)
Pounding heart
(836)
Thirst
(817)
Sensitivity to medications
(788)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
(729)
Having a lot of energy-getting things done, then crashing
(224)
Nausea
(810)
Sensitive to stimulants (e.g. caffeine, nicotine, medications, etc)
(731)
Numbness in hands and feet
(822)
Bloating
(446)
Fatigue when the weather changes more than 20 degrees in one day
(444)
Alcohol intolerance
(486)
Constipation
(234)
Sporadic diarrhea
(829)
Ataxia (balance and proprioception problems)
(804)
Visual disturbances (e.g. floaters)
(801)
Susceptibility to infection
(829)
Sore throat
(864)
Feeling of heat in body
(422)
Seasonal fatigue (more tired in the winter)
(437)
Heaviness in limbs
(315)
Lower back pain - difficulty bending, getting dressed
(233)
Dry mouth
(728)
Feeling off-balance
(506)
Tender lymph nodes
(857)
Disorganised/untidy
(221)
Hot sweats
(445)
Clumsiness - dropping things
(225)
Weight gain
(461)
Pressure in head when bending down or kneeling
(490)
Brain Fog
(1)
Chills Non-Fevers
(26)
Blurry vision
(492)
Itchy for no reason
(323)
Painful electric type sensation through body, unable to relax muscles
(53)
Dry eyes
(725)
Migraines
(486)
ithcy eyes
(204)
inflamed sinus in absence of a cold
(48)
Sexual Dysfunction
(787)
Muscle cramping
(517)
Trouble tracking visually
(49)
Blood pressure issues
(836)
Muscle spasms
(397)
bad feces odor
(138)
Bruising easily
(486)
Fizzing and popping through body
(54)
Visual distortions and hallucinations
(49)
Loss of white crescents at nail base
(186)
Chest pressure
(234)
Food allergies
(777)
Orthostatic intolerance
(761)
Muscle atrophy (over extended period of time, from reduced use)
(803)
Bleeding Gums
(80)
No fever with acute infections
(130)
Spontaneous sharp needle like pains
(321)
bitter taste in mouth
(87)
ADHD-Inattentive Type
(157)
Fever
(816)
Dilated pupils
(54)
Toenail fungus
(83)
White rings around eyes
(52)
Abdominal pain
(613)
Vertigo
(501)
Hearing the wrong words
(780)
Difficulty walking
(474)
Gum Disease
(144)
Tinnitus
(795)
Foamy urine
(83)
Inflamed gut - can cause reflux
(225)
bad urine odor
(137)
Nightmares
(719)
Chest Pain
(794)
Feeling of strain on heart
(795)
Cold sweats
(463)
Scalp sensitivity
(821)
Malabsorption of nutrients
(583)
Reversal of diurnal cycle
(446)
Water intolerance - drinking extra water makes things worse
(122)
bad nasal odor
(138)
Neuropathy
(724)
Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)
(762)
Poor healing
(531)
Panic Attacks
(721)
Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
(414)
Burning pain all over body
(409)
Extreme thirst from salt
(293)
Mouth ulcers
(576)
Bad body odor
(329)
Aching hot bones
(315)
Loss of tooth enamel
(589)
Small pimples all over the whole back, upper arms and face
(330)
Paranoia
(358)
Irritable Bladder
(719)
Smelling things that are not there
(498)
Sleep Apnea
(317)
Neurogenic Bladder - incomplete emptying
(623)
Formication - feeling of bugs under skin
(432)
GI-tract serotonin syndrome cause chronic viral infections
(219)
Loss of vibrancy in colors, taste, touch
(464)
Skin easily scraped off
(400)
Fasciculations
(604)
Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
(569)
UARS (Upper Airway Restriction Syndrome)
(318)
Rapid onset of pain if joint/extremity is left uncovered
(467)
Aphasia
(747)
Skin prone to blisters
(397)
Facial rash
(598)
Gallbladder pain
(579)
Raynaud's Syndrome
(757)
Crimson crescents in throat
(585)
Specific muscle wasting - unrelated to use
(607)
Shaking, seizure-like episodes
(826)
Rash on neck
(736)
Hypnagogic Hallucinations
(701)
Foot Drop
(607)
Loss of fingerprints
(727)
Encephalitis (including coma)
(813)
Heart Block (LBBB)
(796)
Cancers and tumors of head, neck and lymph system
(817)

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