Reported PFS Symptoms


Physical


Gynecomastia

  • Female-like breast development and enlargement

Fatigue

  • Chronic fatigue, listlessness

Muscle

  • Muscle atrophy, weakness
  • Muscle twitching

Skin

  • Decreased oil and sebum production
  • Chronically dry, thinning of skin
  • Melasma (brownish macules and patches that typically affect sun-exposed areas on the face)

Hearing

  • Tinnitus (ringing in the ears)

Metabolism

  • increased fat deposition, obesity and elevated body mass index
  • decrease in body temperature
  • Reduced HDL cholesterol, raised fasting glucose and triglycerides

Self-Harm

  • Attempted suicide
  • Suicide