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A 26-year-old female asked:

Can low blood pressure cause dizziness?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 31 years experience
Yes: Especially in upright position. The low BP may decrease perfusion and oxygenation of the brain
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Dr. Stephen Rothstein
A Verified Doctoranswered
40 years experience
Yes: Yes but you should get a complete checkup. Drink lots of water
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A 39-year-old member asked:

What could cause ccasional dizziness and sometime low blood pressure?

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Dr. Elden Rand
Cardiology 22 years experience
Depends on symptoms: It may be a sign of other condition such as a heart rhythm problem, thyroid dysfunction, adrenal gland problem, medication side effect, or dehydration.
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A 30-year-old member asked:

How to get rid of low blood pressure dizziness?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
Salt and fluids: Eat plenty of salt and drink plenty of fluids. If that doesn't correct it, there are drugs that can be used. But first, you need to be evaluated for causes of low blood pressure. When you squat or arise from lying down, do it slowly - it's normal for BP to drop briefly at those times and most folks will have a few seconds of dizziness if they get up too fast.
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Last updated Aug 11, 2014

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