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What causes dizziness when bending down

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lonnie Smith
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 40 years experience
No: Especially if you took the medication a few days ago it should be out of your system by now, your body should have cleared the medication. Sounds lik... Read More

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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
Pediatrics 23 years experience
Hypotension: You may be having orthostatic hypotension, a little drop in your blood pressure when you go from a sitting to a standing position. Drink lots of flu... Read More
Dr. Mohammad Shahzad
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Dizziness: you most likely have orthodontic hypotension . Drink plenty of fluids. Other possibility is that you might be anemic . Get your blood work for anemia ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
Dentistry 46 years experience
ENT?: Has your girlfriend been to an ENT specialist? The dizziness may be to a sinus infection or an inner ear issue. There could be a tmj/tmd component, ... Read More
Dr. K. Epley
Dr. K. Epleyanswered
Ophthalmology 29 years experience
Headache specialist: She should find a headache specialist, a neurologist specializing in headaches. The dizziness is a blood pressure issue. Make sure she drinks plenty o... Read More
Dr. Farhad Sigari
Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery 21 years experience
Vertigo: If by getting dizzy you mean the room spins around, then she should also be evaluated by an ent. She might have benign positional vertigo (bpv). This ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Riyad Mohama
45 years experience
Multiple reasons: If you are not overweight. There could be multiple reasons. The best way however to diagnose this is to have an event monitor (not a holter) in this w... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Syed H. Sajid
General Adult Psychiatry; Child & Adolescent Psychiatry ( 1 yr. Fellowship), sees all types of patients for Medication Management from ages 6-99yo 30 years experience
Not normal: This is not normal to feel short of breath when climbing to bed or doing simple tasks. Getting dizzy on bending down is not normal. You should see you... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kent Willyard
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Yes...: It's called "orthostatic hypotension." basically , when you stand up, it takes a few seconds for the blood vessels to response to the change in gravit... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
A Verified Doctoranswered
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Vertigo?: There are many causes of dizziness.If you have the feeling of spinning and nausea, you may have vertigo.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
A Verified Doctoranswered
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Many things: can cause "dizziness" and much more information is needed to try to sort this out. You might find some helpful information at dizzinessandbalance.com... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Chirag Patel
Specializes in Neurology
Many causes: The many causes include anxiety, low blood pressure, sinus headache, orthostatic/positional hypotension, medications, vasovagal, dehydration, etc. Don... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Kelly
Neurology 33 years experience
Vertebral artery : If you have neck problems, the cause of dizziness can be benign or related to an interruption of blood flow in the vertebral artery. If this is a new ... Read More