Symptoms of Black Mold Poisoning- A List of the less Common

I had many of these less common symptoms of black mold poisoning. That made it very difficult for me to believe that my symptoms were actually that of black mold poisoning, even though I knew I had been exposed to high levels of stachybotrys and chaetomium.

Here is the list:

The sensation that you are going to pass out

Panic attacks


Attention deficit disorder

Vision problems

Swollen lymph nodes

Anxiety, depression

Difficulty losing weight (in detoxifier types)

Ringing in the ears

Hearing loss

Chronic fatigue

Multiple chemical sensitivity (stachybotrys and chaetomium)

Nose bleeds and pulmonary hemorrhaging (stachybotrys)

Bruising, hives

Infertility, miscarriage


Chronic fatigue

Multiple sclerosis like symptoms

Dirt like taste in mouth


Hair loss

Joint pains

Irregular heart beat

Heart attack


Muscle twitching

Anaphylaxis on re-exposure to toxic molds

Air hunger, can’t get a deep breath

Child development delays



Difficulty handling any kind of stress

Mood swings, irritability

Frequent upper respiratory infections

Sensitivity to sound

Nausea, vomiting

New food allergies

Jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes)

Poor insight into illness

Stomach ulcers

Death, in extreme cases (Fire-fighter father of five featured on 2006 episode of Extreme Home Makeover)

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To read about the symptoms of black mold poisoning I experienced see my personal story in my book Surviving Toxic Black Mold Syndrome