A 19-year-old male asked:
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iam having a very low calorie diet and loosing weight but i think my blood pressure becomes low we i stand from a prone pos i feel dizzy and fast h.bt?

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Dr. Philip Miller
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Dehydration: Please consume at least 8-10 8 oz. glasses of fluid daily, preferably electrolyte rich fluids ( PowerAde, Gatorade, G, Vitamin water) PLUS broth, bullion consume' ( for protein). You may be suffering from orthostatic hypotension related to position change. Time to get examined if not improving with fluid volume expansion.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017

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