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what is the best maneuver for vertigo when i only get symptoms when lying on my left side? i don't want to dislodge other crystals to worsen vertigo

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Dr. Galina Nikolskaya
10 years experience Neurology
Epley: Epley otocanalith respositioning maneuver which is best done by your neurologist in the office the 1st time around; once you learn the proper technique you can do the same exercise at home on your own until the vertigo has been gone for more than 1 day.
Answered on Nov 15, 2016
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Reassess diagnosis: Epley maneuver is often useful to address positional vertigo, but doesn't always work. But could be that your events are caused by different disorder ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
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Yes: Yes, it should work just as well to do it for both ears. Good luck!
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Dr. Warren Wolfe
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Technique?: Please make an appointment with an ear nose & throat specialist. You may not be doing the Epley maneuver correctly or something else is wrong.
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