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A 36-year-old male asked:

After being sick from heat and feeling better. last 2 days i feel fain/dizzy but only when relaxing/lying down. can't see doc for 2 more days?

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Dr. Jerome Zacks
Cardiology 52 years experience
2 types of dizziness: Assuming one has no fever, there are 2 types of dizziness: one where one feels the world is spinning (vertigo), the other where one simply feels lightheaded. The 1st is usually caused by a problem with the inner ear semicircular canal; an ear/nose/throat doctor can help. For the 2nd, often, simply drinking 1-2 tall glasses of water or Gatorade will raise the BP if a low BP is the cause.

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