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A 32-year-old male asked:

While on plane (it was descending), i started to feel prickles in my right eye, and increase in pulse. i was almost fading. what could be the reason?

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Dr. Alan Jackson
Addiction Medicine 31 years experience
Have had similar : Experience on planes , always with change in pressure. Most likely sinus and the change in air pressure. It always resolves without any treatment.

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Last updated Oct 30, 2013

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