Multiple Chemical Sensitivity

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What is Multiple Chemical Sensitivity?

Multiple chemical sensitivity syndrome is a disorder that seems to be triggered by exposure to low levels of multiple identifiable or unidentifiable chemical substances commonly present in the environment.

What is it like to have Multiple Chemical Sensitivity?

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What do patients take to treat Multiple Chemical Sensitivity and its symptoms?

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Who has Multiple Chemical Sensitivity on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 192patients have this condition
  • 2new patients joined this month
  • 34say Multiple Chemical Sensitivity is their primary condition

Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 12
30s 36
40s 49
50s 53
60s 26
70+ 8


Distribution of females vs. males

89% Females
11% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 26
20-29 years 23
30-39 years 27
40-49 years 16
50-59 years 5
60-69 years 2
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 73
Not Diagnosed 52

These charts show data from Multiple Chemical Sensitivity patients who have completed their condition history
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