Signs and symptoms

MS is complex, and has many symptoms.

Most people won't experience them all, certainly not at the same time.

There are also other conditions with similar symptoms to MS.

Find out more about:


Physical symptoms

Physical symptoms of MS  might commonly include vision problems, balance problems and dizziness, fatigue, bladder problems and stiffness and/or spasms.

Other symptoms might include problems with:

Memory, thinking and emotions

MS can affect memory and thinking, and also have an impact on emotions. Like all MS symptoms, you might experience this in varying degrees, or not at all.

Find out more about problems with memory and thinking

Find out more about mental health and emotions

Sexual problems

MS can affect sexual function for both men and women. There are ways to manage these symptoms, and the more you and your partner understand what's causing them, the better you can tackle them.

Find out more about managing sexual problems

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