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A 51-year-old male asked:

What could be a reason for me to feel dizzy when i turn my head towards left side?

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Dr. Franklyn Gergits
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 30 years experience
BPPV: Hello, it sounds like you are experiencing benign paroxysmal positional vertigo. This is a condition where crystals within chambers of the balance portion of your inner ear. This may only last a few days and may improve with otc medication called meclizine. If the symptoms persist, see your doctor. He/she may recommend further therapy such as an eply maneuver which may cure you immediately.
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Last updated Jul 9, 2017


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