100 Fibromyalgia Symptoms

Fibromyalgia is a disorder that causes widespread and constant body pain, sleep disturbances and extreme tiredness, however, it can cause a number of additional discomforts. Here are 100 possible characteristics and symptoms that may accompany this disease:

  1. Isolation
  2. Allergy to certain medicines, foods and food additives
  3. Allodynia, things that are usually not painful, like a brush or a gust of wind.
  4. High levels of substance P, responsible for increased levels of pain
  5. Tonsillitis and laryngitis frequent
  6. Anguish
  7. Anxiety
  8. Asthenia (fatigue and physical weakness)
  9. Increased pain after periods of stress or anxiety
  10. Increased pain after exaggerating in time or intensity the performance of certain daily activities
  11. Unexplained weight gain or loss
  12. Low self-esteem or feeling that you are not valued
  13. Low libido
  14. Dry mouth
  15. Bruxism, teeth grinding
  16. Night cramps and spasms
  17. Interstitial cystitis; pain or burning when urinating, urgent urge to urinate often
  18. Costochondritis, chest and chest pain caused by inflammation of the cartilage that connects the ribs to the sternum
  19. Cry crying
  20. Panic crisis
  21. Magnesium deficiency
  22. Depression
  23. Imbalance or instability, you feel poorly coordinated in the body
  24. Difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep for a long time
  25. Difficulty in expressing or communicating
  26. Difficulty lifting or lowering arms
  27. Difficulty in relaxing
  28. Difficulty climbing or descending stairs
  29. Dysphagia, difficulty swallowing
  30. Dysmenorrhea, very painful menses
  31. Decreased leg strength
  32. Decreased hearing acuity
  33. Decreased exercise tolerance
  34. Decreased physical performance
  35. Decreased intellectual performance
  36. Dyspnea, shortness of breath
  37. Chewing pain
  38. Pain before pressure in at least 11 of the 18 sensitive points in the body
  39. Joint pain; the joints are not affected, but it seems that they came from them
  40. Pain of the temporo-mandibular joint (when opening or closing the mouth)
  41. Earache or itching in the ears
  42. Pain in the whole body
  43. Pain in and behind the eyes, fibromyalgia can also cause pain in the eye muscles.
  44. Sinus pain, similar to sinusitis without radiological signs
  45. Headaches
  46. Spontaneous, diffuse and painful pains in muscles, tendons, ligaments and skin
  47. Endometriosis, which causes pain in the lower abdomen, menstrual irregularities and infertility
  48. Celiac disease, gluten intolerance
  49. Numbness
  50. Chills
  51. Lack of strength to articulate words, lack of voice
  52. Raynaud’s phenomenon (change in color and temperature reduction in fingers, ears, nose)
  53. Fibroniebla o niebla cerebral
  54. Photophobia, inability to withstand strong daylight or artificial light flashes
  55. Hypersensitivity to certain odors, such as shampoo, cleaning products, perfumes, gasoline, cigar, etc.
  56. Hypersensitivity to noise, a sound can cause high irritability, headache and nausea in the person
  57. Humor Change
  58. Inadaptation to effort
  59. Irritability
  60. Slight clumsiness when on the go; The person is injured, collides or trips for no apparent reason.
  61. Difficult chewing, difficulty in biting an apple
  62. Low levels of serotonin, which helps regulate pain
  63. Low levels of vitamin D, its adequate intake is essential to keep the muscles free of pain and improve fatigue
  64. Dry eyes, itching, redness and a feeling of sand
  65. Rapid, irregular heartbeat or palpitations
  66. Paresthesias, tingling in the extremities
  67. Hair loss, especially in periods of stress or outbreaks
  68. Loss of manual grip strength
  69. Dry, scaly or rough skin
  70. Presence of some other rheumatic disease, such as lupus or rheumatoid arthritis
  71. Problems of concentration
  72. Memory Problems
  73. Thyroid problems
  74. Vision problems
  75. Mitral valve prolapse
  76. Breathe fast and small rather than slow and deep
  77. Stiffness, especially after staying too long in one position
  78. Feeling confused
  79. Feeling weak, people feel that at any moment they will fade
  80. Sensation of needing someone’s support to walk
  81. Feeling of itching and need to itch (especially at the ankle and forearm level)
  82. Feeling of hearing ear canal, excess of wax
  83. Sensation of having mucus in the pharynx
  84. Sensitivity to humidity; Some people feel worse in dry environments than in humid environments, or vice versa
  85. Sensitivity to atmospheric pressure; when there is a storm the atmospheric pressure falls and the pain increases
  86. Sensitivity to ambient temperature; It is very hot in summer and very cold in winter
  87. Sensitivity when using lenses, causing pain in the face, nose, ears and even teeth.
  88. Sensitivity in the neck of the tooth (area that connects the tooth to the gingiva)
  89. Extreme sensitivity to the scalp
  90. Irritable bladder syndrome, loss of urine at least effort
  91. Restless Legs Syndrome, an uncontrollable desire to move legs
  92. Multiple Chemical Sensitivity Syndrome
  93. Irritable bowel syndrome, extreme sensitivity to bowel muscle contractions
  94. Faces
  95. Abundant sweat
  96. Sleep does not refresh, the person wakes up as if he has not slept all night
  97. Vertigo, feeling of spinning or not having contact with the ground
  98. Double vision, blurred or changing
  99. Vulvodynia, chronic vulvar pain that makes sex, exercise or sitting very difficult
  100. Ringing in the ears

How many of these symptoms do you have? What are you doing to address them?


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