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Can gastritis cause dizziness and fatigue?

Can gastritis cause dizziness and fatigue?

Possible: Especially if the gastritis results in dehydration, or is caused by a systemic infection, associated with fever. Your treating doctor could assess whether another co-morbidity, such as anemia, is present. ...Read more

Dr. Andrew Seibert
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Gastritis (Definition)

Inflammation associated with mucosal injury in the stomach. Gastritis is commonly a result of infectious or autoimmune diseases, although it can also result from drugs, extreme stress ...Read more


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Can gastritis cause dizziness and drops in blood pressure after eating and exercise?

Can gastritis cause dizziness and drops in blood pressure after eating and exercise?

Gastritis: There is concern instead for a stomach ulcer, which may be bleeding and causing anemia. This can cause a drop in blood pressure, as well as dizziness. You need your hemoglobin checked today (stat). See a doctor ASAP, either in the ER or an urgent care, or perhaps a HealthTap doctor can order your test if you dizziness has resolved. ...Read more

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What should you do about the dizziness caused by gastritis?

What should you do about the dizziness caused by gastritis?

Hydration, 'lytes: Make sure that the dizziness is not due to dehydration or electrolyte imbalance. Sip some sports drinks that can give you both. If it will not stay down, you may need an iv. ...Read more

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Why do I keep getting lightheaded and dizzy after I eat? I have acid reflux and mild gastritis but I didn't think this could cause it?

Why do I keep getting lightheaded and dizzy after I eat? I have acid reflux and mild gastritis but I didn't think this could cause it?

R/O HYPOGLYCEMIA : It may be stress hypoglycemia get full exam and lab screen including HBa1c. Try gluten free diet gutbliss.com and Wholeapproach.com. With small frequent meals ...Read more

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Is dizziness a cause of gastritis? Some times after meals my stomach feels tight and upper abdominal pain

Is dizziness a cause of gastritis? Some times after meals my stomach feels tight and upper abdominal pain

No: Tightness may indicate that you simply ate too much, ate something that you don't digest well such as lactose products or gluten for some people, or may have an ulcer or other condition. If you eat small simple meals and it persists then have it checked out. ...Read more

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I was diagnosed with mild gastritis a few years ago and haven't had any symptoms until now. I am also dizzy constantly, and feel unwell is this related?

I was diagnosed with mild gastritis a few years ago and haven't had any symptoms until now. I am also dizzy constantly, and feel unwell is this related?

Maybe: The symptoms of dizziness might be important if you are having dark stools. It might be a sign of bleeding from your stomach or colon. Certainly would see a doctor for evaluation and a complete blood count. ...Read more

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I have lightheadedness lately, i feel sort of dizzy. i also have gastritis. does this have a connection?

I have lightheadedness lately, i feel sort of dizzy. i also have gastritis. does this have a connection?

Merits an exam: Among the possible causes of lightheadedness/dizziness is dehydration and it's easy to diagnose by having ones blood pressure and pulse taken sitting and standing. That, plus the "gastritis" symptom, merit an exam by ones doctor. Both deserve a speedy diagnosis to determine the best treatment. ...Read more

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I am trying to heal from gastritis. Sometimes I feel really anxious and dizzy. Is it possible that this could be from low blood sugar? Lost 15 pounds

I am trying to heal from gastritis. Sometimes I feel really anxious and dizzy. Is it possible that this could be from low blood sugar? Lost 15 pounds

Yes, possibly.: You need to see your PCP to rule out whether it is due to hypoglycemia, or thyroid problems or even anemia caused by your gastritis. Not knowing makes you anxious also. ...Read more

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If gastritis and GERD is acting up can it make you feel slightly dizzy and naseaus?

If gastritis and GERD is acting up can it make you feel slightly dizzy and naseaus?

Gastritis / GORD: Pain in your upper tummy (abdomen) just below the breastbone (sternum) . Other symptoms which may occur include loss of appetite, bloating, retching, feeling sick (nausea) and being sick (vomiting). You may feel particularly 'full' after a meal. Dizziness is not commonly caused by gastritis but severe pain can give feeling of dizziness.
http://patient.info/health/gastritis ...Read more

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When you have gastritis why do u feel so sick if u eat heavy spices. I felt short of breath and dizzy?

When you have gastritis why do u feel so sick if u eat heavy spices. I felt short of breath and dizzy?

Yes: Many people have felt shortness of breath at times of taking a meal. Usually, these meals will have certain characteristics. Some of these characteristics are,
heavy meals
taking meals too fast
too acidic or spicy
excessive fatty foods
contains allergens. ...Read more

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I was diagnosed with mild gastritis an year ago, now I feel constantly dizzy whenever I walk. dark stool at times?

Get assessed: Black, tarry, malodorous stools can be related to GI bleeding Dizziness may be for a variety of reason to include anemia or dehydration. Play it safe and have this assessed. ...Read more

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I was already told I have mild gastritis and acid reflux through a scope. But I feel dizzy, sluggish and mild nauseous after eating. Is this low acid?

I was already told I have mild gastritis and acid reflux through a scope. But I feel dizzy, sluggish and mild nauseous after eating. Is this low acid?

Gastritis: I'm not sure what your symptoms were that led to an endoscopy on an 18 yr old, but dizzy and sluggish are not suggestive of "mild gastritis and acid reflux". Not knowing anything about you such as your BMI or medical history and medications, its not possible to provide a relevant differential diagnosis for your symptoms. Please consult your doctor. ...Read more

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Severe acid reflux no matter what I try. Endoscopy showed gastritis but byopsie normal. PPI's made me sick & Zantac (ranitidine) made me dizzy. What can I do?

Severe acid reflux no matter what I try. Endoscopy showed gastritis but byopsie normal. PPI's made me sick & Zantac (ranitidine) made me dizzy. What can I do?

You need to see: a Gastroenterologist! There are a number of newer motility drugs which may help. Physicians with up to date knowledge (Gastroenterologists) will have the information! ...Read more

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Nausea, dizziness, not wanting to eat and bad burning pain like gastritis and pain in stomach?

Nausea, dizziness, not wanting to eat and bad burning pain like gastritis and pain in stomach?

Stress and diet: In a young person such as yourself, common causes of the constellation of symptoms you describe can be secondary to stomach and or intestine inflammation as well as acid going from your stomach into the tube to your stomach; a condition known as GERD. Causes are stress, infection,recreational and other drugs, alcohol, and foods that are spicy or your body is intolerant to. You should see your MD ...Read more

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I have gastritis had a few drinks last night and today my stomach feels swollen short of breath dizzy what can I do?

I have gastritis had a few drinks last night and today my stomach feels swollen short of breath dizzy what can I do?

Stop alcohol,: I recommend that you stop alcohol and eat
a bland diet of smaller meals. You should
start an otc acid blocker such as prilosec
once to twice daily. Your shortness of breath
and dizzyness could be due to anemia as a
result of having a bleeding ulcer. If your
symptoms persist you should consult your
physician or a specialist such as a gastro-
enterologist. ...Read more

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I suffered before fr hurtburn,chest tightness and difficulty of swallowing, but they diagnosed i have only gastritis. 3-4 yrs ago with high cholesterol level,,but this past few months until now, i have dizziness for most of the time, shortness of breating

You are young (33): for heart disease, but could have any number of things that could be causing this. Just because nothing was found with your heart 3 years ago doesn't mean that you have no problem now. And the gastritis could be causing this. Clearly you need some symptom relief, and a few more tests and need to keep in touch with a local doctor for when these symptoms and anxieties arise. Don't give up! ...Read more

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Hi I have acid reflux and gastritis but recently when I eat, I get headaches, dizzy and mild nausea with right ear pain. What could this be!?

Hi I have acid reflux and gastritis but recently when I eat, I get headaches, dizzy and mild nausea with right ear pain. What could this be!?

Site of reflux: it depends where the side of the reflux irritates. If it irritates the throat near the sea eustachian tube. Then you could get pain and some of these other areas. It is not uncommon for throat pain to also causing ear pain. If the reflux irritate you station to you could have middle ear involvement that could cause your dizziness. ...Read more

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