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Can Blocked Sinuses Cause Dizziness
My body temp is 35-36.3 I feel dizzy wen I walk. I have blocked sinuses and a heavy head. I get shivers and sweat all night on & off? Help!
Please see: Please see your doctor asap for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. Could be many diseases. ...Read more
Sinuses are air filled spaces in the head that have several proposed functions: 1. They serve as shock absorbers in cases of head trauma 2. Lighten the skull 3. Humidify and filter the air while also producing mucus 4. Play a role in vocal resonance. The head contains 4 paired sinus cavities: maxillaries (cheek) under the eyes, ethmoids (between the eyes), frontals (above ...Read more
Think I may have bppv, dr says no, it's sinuses throwing off balance. Tried bppv exercises, made me feel panic cause got more dizzy doing them.
ENT specialist: Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (bppv) is a well documented disease caused by loose otoconia (ear stones) in the inner ear. It should be easily diagnosed and treated with various head maneuvers. The sinuses in the face should not produce vertigo because they are not anatomically nor physiologically connected to the balance mechanisms. Therapy may initially make you more vertiginous. ...Read more
Yes: The sinuses can affect the function of your Eustachian tube, which can cause pressure radiating to your ears. You could try a decongestant to see if it relieves your symptoms. If your symptoms persist, then see your doctor. ...Read more
My sis gave my some nasal spray to take for my dizziness, she seems to think its my sinuses. Will sinuses cause dizziness nauseated and blurry. Dr?
See Below: Chronic sinus inflammation can cause a sensation of light headedness when it is flared-up. However, if you feel like the room is spinning or feel like you are going to black out, that is not allergies. You should never use a medication that is not recommended for you by a licensed healthcare provider. See your doctor to get appropriate care. ...Read more
Can anxiety cause mucus build up even although ENT say my sinuses are clear. Headaches and usual sinus pain. Dizziness. Had a breakdown in May.?
TMJ?: No. But TMJ possible. Ask oral surgeon or ENT doc if you have TMJ signs. ...Read more
Had a concussion 1 month 3 weeks ago what would cause sinues to hurt dizzy and headaches alomst wveryday?
Postconcussion: Postconcussive syndrome is symptoms like headache and dizziness occur after a known head injury. Generally these symptoms will resolve with enough time and activity accommodations, but you should see a doctor for proper diagnosis. Duration of these symptoms vary from patient to patient and situation to situation. If you have had a previous concussion (s) it can take longer. ...Read more
Feeling dizzy, weak, achy, on and off tunnel vision. On and off hat flashes, blood pressure is 144/98. I have had a cold, sinus congestion for several weeks now. On amoxicilian for that
You: You are describing symptoms that could be ascribed to many different health problems. The role of your internist is to take a thorough history and perform a focused physical exam which will pinpoint the likely cause of your multiple symptoms. As the possibilities are numerous and vary from seasonal allergies, menopause, influenza or other upper respiratory illness, hypertension, transient ischemic attacks, hypoglycemia etc your best bet is to get a thorough exam as soon as possible. ...Read more
I currently have a concussion from a head injury 5 days ago. Today I've developed a low grade fever, sinus congestion with no dripping, dizziness, & spinning sensation, in addition to my already prevalent headache. Is this normal?
Dizziness: Not an uncommon complaint.Get a more detailed answer ›
Head feels heavy when I look down, hard to lift it up and sometimes makes me feel dizzy. Sinuses or death nearing?
See ur doctor first!: Whether you think you might have sinus issues, or feeling thoughts of death, it's best to contact your doctor immediately to rest your mind, and put you at ease. If it's sinusitis, there are easy treatments that will help clear it up quickly. Also if you're depressed, and having thoughts of death, then they can refer you to the necessary specialist to you work through this. It's always seriously. ...Read more
Dr says I have a frontal sinus infection which is causing my dizziness. Was wondering if saltwater would be ok to use to help clean out my sinuses?
Maybe: Saltwater spray will help clean the nasal passages, but won't do anything with an infection. You need antibiotics or other therapies that is recommended by your doctor. That's check with him or her definitive answer. ...Read more
Dizziness and sore right sinuses when I press on them. I have a deviated septum and concha bullosa, can fluid in sinus causing dizziness?
Sick sinus syndrome:
Intermittent symptoms are: fatigue, dizziness or lightheadedness, confusion or short term amnesia, shortness of breath.
To support this diagnosis the connection between your symptoms and an abnormal heart rhythm should be established.
Rec.: see your physician to identify the problem. ...Read more
Weird dizziness between eyebrows, around nose and back of neck. Been getting worse. ENT says it's NOT sinuses. What is this?
Dizziness not local: To one body part such as face or neck. You should either ask your ENT to give you an opinion as to what it IS or what you can do about it, since they are supposed to be experts in dizziness as well as sinuses. With your multiple sinus and labyrinthine conditions and nausea, you may need referral to a neurotologist. Also see for ideas great site dizziness-and-balance. Com Good luck! ...Read more
Bouncy feeling when walking, standing. Dizzy headed heavy head. Pain in right temple, over ear and infront. Sinuses? Or something deadly?
First, sinus disease virtually never produces symptoms that you are describing. The symptoms are non-specific and may be related to your inner ears, brain or side effects of medications you might be taking.
The best doctors to evaluate your problems are either an ENT doctor or more specifically, an ENT doctor with special training in neuro-otology. ...Read more
I have mild pressure in the bridge of my nose in between my eyes. I have a fogginess in my head that resembles dizziness, but not quite dizziness. Also sometimes pressure in my temples. I've had these symptoms for about a week. Could this be Sinuses?
Mri 2 months ago. Forehead and neck, ears hurt, very dizzy feeling. On zithromyacin. Maybe still related to bad tooth or sinuses? Been in hospital a lot
Need eval: Have dentist ck for tooth or gum infections. Have dentist ck jaw joint. See ENT to evaluate sinus, neck, ears, throat, and medications. ...Read more
I've been on methadone 20mg/daily. I'm now taking mucinex (guaifenesin) for sinuses and now I'm nauseous and dizzy. Is it the mucinex (guaifenesin) or do I have a stomach flu??
Sinuses very painfull bridge of nose eye sockets eyeballs burn ache and sometimes blurred, headache dizziness earache see ENT give meds saltwater, vistamethasone, Flixonase aqueous what more can I do?
Remain patient: Sinus infections do not resolve overnight. Generally it will take 5-7 days to begin experiencing significant relief. ...Read more
Complex question: Easy answer: IT DEPENDS. ACUTE sinusitis (<4 weeks) can cause headaches/dizziness (vertigo) while ACUTE worsening of CHRONIC sinusitis can as well. CHRONIC sinusitis (12+ weeks) isn't thought to cause severe headaches/dizziness or headache syndromes. Only about 0.5-1% of all diagnosed Headaches are due to SINUSITIS. & the story can be even more interesting. Wanna chat: www. Healthtap. Com/dr-saghafi ...Read more
Can naturally blocked sinuses and allergies cause lightheadness and the feeling of about to pass out?
Possibly: For a full answer, you would need to provide more information. The combination of nortriptyline and zyrtec may lead to sedation. Nortrriptyline can also lease to nasal congestion. Occlusion of the nasal passages can lead to eustachian tube dysfunction and sometimes to lightheadedness. As your nose is blocked, you need a prescription nasal spray. See a physician, preferably an allergist. ...Read more
Yes: Sinuses can cause pain behind the eyes. ...Read more
Can sinus headaches caused by blocked sinuses cause pain in temples tender to touch and body aches?
My sinsuses hurt I have a headache and my face is swollen. I'm also dizzy and very nauseas. Should I keep taking sinus medication?
Yes, and...: It's a good idea to see you primary doctor or ear nose and throat specialist for a thorough examination. An otc sinus medication may not be sufficient to resolve your symptoms. ...Read more
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