U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Pine Bluff, AR
A 24-year-old female asked:

Can vertigo cause a sudden onset of dizziness and a feeling of unsteadiness? like when ever i move my head i feel like i am swaying and when i walk i feel off balance and like i am trying not to fall.

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Yes: Vertigo can do that. Please let your doctor know.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Nov 14, 2017


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.