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A 19-year-old male asked:

Why do i get really dizzy every time i get up from sitting down or laying down?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 31 years experience
Need check up: Need to be evaluated for orthostatic hypotension and neurological examination.

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A 47-year-old member asked:

What to do if I have black vision and getting dizzy every time i get up?

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Orthostatic hypotens: Your symtoms may be related to drop in blood pressure and you should see your local internist for exam.
A 33-year-old member asked:

What to do if every time I stand up I get dizzy?

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Dr. Walter Husar
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Need more info: To provide a meaningful answer, I would need more information. Many conditions can cause postural dizziness. Need to be evaluated by your doctor.
A 50-year-old male asked:

I'm having frequent dizziness, when i lay down or after getting up from laying down?

3 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Johnstone Kim
Retinal Surgery 15 years experience
Postural hypotension: It is not uncommon to get a sense of dizziness with getting up from laying down, however if this is a new phenomena for you then consider seeing your primary doctor as you may have issues with blood pressure, dysautonomia, medications related, etc.
Last updated Mar 18, 2017


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