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A 18-year-old female asked:

18 yr old female. since a nap 2 hours ago, i have been getting sudden short bursts of faintness above my eyes 5-10 times a min. what's going on?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Julan Crane
Pediatrics 26 years experience
Faint: Do you mean pain? Or. Dizzy ? Drink some Gatorade and see if it helps.
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Agree, but need clarification of the word "faintness" to answer fully.
Jan 12, 2016
Last updated May 16, 2017

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