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I am having severe dizziness when lying on my left side and when i start to get up. I have been on BP meds for 2 years. What could be causeing this. ?

I am having severe dizziness when lying on my left side and when i start to get up. I have been on BP meds for 2 years. What could be causeing this. 
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BPV Benign Vertigo: We have 3 small "stones" on each side of our head. They float in c-shaped tubes or canals. These canals are lined with fine hairs which then transmit the position to our brain. These stones and tubes act like the bubbles on a level a carpenter uses. If a stone "sticks" then conflict arises in our brain which makes us dizzy. Sounds like one stone on one side is the culprit. ...Read more

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Dr. Dariush Saghafi
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Dizziness (Definition)

Dizziness is a feeling of light headedness that includes loss of balance, vertigo, or the feeling as ...Read more


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What is the cause of severe tummy ache, vomiting and dizziness?

What is the cause of severe tummy ache, vomiting and dizziness?

Tummy ache: Usually these are either acute viral infections (now thought to be the leading cause of foodborne illness in the United States), or a reaction to toxins in contaminated foods from a variety of sources. Too much information to provide, if symptoms don't quickly resolve, see your doctor. ...Read more

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Migraine-associated vertigo, can this cause severe lightheadedness as opposed to actual spinning or dizziness ?

Migraine-associated vertigo, can this cause severe lightheadedness as opposed to actual spinning or dizziness ?

Sure it can: While the most traditional & specific definition of what is known as vertiginous migraine or as you say "Migraine-associated vertigo" is that of actual vertiginous sensations or spinning/whirling/tumbling/moving feeling either followed by or preceded by migraine headaches there's nothing that says that a person couldn't simply have an event of lightheadedness or disconnected feeling & headaches. ...Read more

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I woke up throughout the morning with severe dizziness, room was spinning very fast, no nausea. Never had this ever. What is the cause?

Viral labrynthitis: A viral infection of your inner ear. Typically very sudden and severe. Best treated acutely with steroids and valium. With steroids the symptoms resolve quickly. ...Read more

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Can severe anemia cause dizziness?

Can severe anemia cause dizziness?

Yes: Blood cells are what carry oxygen to the brain. If you have too few blood cells then you may have too little oxygen getting to the brain. This may especially occur when you stand up or when you are exercising. If the brain is not getting enough blood flow, you will feel light headed and may even faint. That is why you have to be careful after blood donation. ...Read more

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Pressing on jaws approx an inch below ear causes severe dizziness. Could this be muscular?

Pressing on jaws approx an inch below ear causes severe dizziness. Could this be muscular?

Dizziness: Not really clear where you r pressing or how hard but your left and right carotid arteries could be in the region u describe and they supply oxygen to your brain. If you occlude blood flow you might get dizzy. Fyi. ...Read more

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What causes severe cramps in both legs and dizziness?

What causes severe cramps in both legs and dizziness?

Many causes: There are many possibilities such as dehydration low potassium and calcium. Thyroid disease anemia etc...You need to see your doctor ...Read more

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Can having poor vision cause severe dizziness?

Can having poor vision cause severe dizziness?

Possible: If the prescription between the two eyes are significantly different, you could feel off-balance. This would most commonly occur following cataract surgery in one eye. ...Read more

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What can cause severe dizziness almost vertigo, headaches, and fatigue?

What can cause severe dizziness almost vertigo, headaches, and fatigue?

A long list: Many different things can potentially cause this constellation of symptoms that you describe, including: high blood pressure, anemia, very high blood sugar, abnormal thyroid function, abnormal electrolytes, and less often neurological illness. Given how nonspecific these symptoms are, it's important you have a thorough exam and evaluation by a physician. ...Read more

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What causes a headache to last 18 months with out stopping and also causes dizziness and severe arm pain? Thank you

What causes a headache to last 18 months with out stopping and also causes dizziness and severe arm pain? Thank you

18 months: I would hope that you have been evaluated by a doctor and some specialists. Sounds like you may need to see an ENT or even an internal medicine doctor. If the pain is in the left arm, this could signal a heart problem. Could also be a pinched nerve in the neck. ...Read more

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Recently found out i'm severely lactose intolerant but still have been eating some dairy. Have been getting dizzy spells, could this be the cause?

Recently found out i'm severely lactose intolerant but still have been eating some dairy.  Have been getting dizzy spells, could this be the cause?

Vertigo, DM: Unfocused vision, feeling imbalanced can be due to (in order of most common): dehydration, infection (virus: though usually have fever) diabetes, other endocrine or autoimmune condition, medication side effects, vertigo, tumor. See your md to be sure there your blood counts are normal and review med side effects with you. ...Read more

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Can severe constipation cause vomiting, dizzy and. Weakness?

Can severe constipation cause vomiting, dizzy and. Weakness?

NOT cause and effect: But all related to lousy diet, especially all the sweet stuff. It results in deficiency of vitamin b and magnesium. ...Read more

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Benzo,s act opposite on me i get severe anxiety. an antidepressants cause dizziness , depression fluid retertnion . what's wrong with me ?

Benzo,s act opposite on me  i get severe anxiety. an antidepressants cause  dizziness , depression  fluid retertnion . what's wrong with me ?

Adverse reaction: Different people have different sensitivities to medications. Benzos can cause a delirium like syndrome, Other psychotropic drugs may have anticholinergic effects with incoordination, dryness,urinary retention, slow bowels. That being said would check thyroid.Discuss reactions with doctor /urgent care. http://www.psychweekly.com/aspx/article/ArticleDetail.aspx?articleid=56 ...Read more

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I had an epidural in may last year. Since then my neck and left shoulder have caused severe pain plus dizziness. Symptoms connected to procedure?

I had an epidural in may last year. Since then my neck and left shoulder have caused severe pain plus dizziness. Symptoms connected to procedure?

Epidural: Epidurals done correctly (by well trained md's) rarely cause increased pain that lasts this long (you had it 5/13). More than likely you have some pathology that is not responsive to epidurals. ...Read more

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I think I'm having trouble getting blood to my head cause i feel like my body is not working right bad headache severe dizziness what should I do?

I think I'm having trouble getting blood to my head cause i feel like my body is not working right bad headache severe dizziness what should I do?

Headaches (HA): Headaches can be due to: dehydration, migraines, new diabetes, viruses (ie,lyme), gluten sensitivity, narrow angles, autoimmune disorder, increased intracranial pressure, brain tumor. An neurologist, eyeMD, PCP can help check blood pressure, see why you are having HA & dizziness: more info: eyedoc2020.Blogspot.com ...Read more

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