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Belleville, IL
A 27-year-old female asked:

I have been struggling with orthostatic hypertension and my doctor seems to be not sure about what to do to help my dizziness and blacking out. help!

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Dr. Alon Seifan
Neurology 14 years experience
POTS syndrome?: Look up pots syndrome. It is rare, but in a young person with unexplained orthostatic hypotension it should be considered. It is associated with migraine. For orthostatic hypotension, wearing compression stockings and avoiding getting up from a seated r lying position too fast, can help.

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