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What to do if I have headache, dizzyness, motion sickness. Possible causes?

What to do if I have headache, dizzyness, motion sickness. Possible causes?

Inner ear: Look up benign positional vertigo, it can be associated with a recent upper respiratory infection, ear infection, or sometimes a viral infection. Something over the counter as simple as Benadryl (diphenhydramine) 25 to 50mg every 4 to 6 hours can help, caution, the Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can cause you to become sleepy. This may help at night if you are having trouble sleeping. This should resolve in the next 1-2 weeks. F/u PCP. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Headache (Definition)

The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more


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What can cause headaches, motion sickness and dizziness?

What can cause headaches, motion sickness and dizziness?

Most commonly: You are mentioning three characteristics of migraine, and if these symptoms plague you, a visit to a headache specialist could result in medication intervention which could control your problems. ...Read more

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What causes motion sickness, nausea, vomiting, dizziness and migrain headache?

What causes motion sickness, nausea, vomiting, dizziness and migrain headache?

We don't know: The exact cause of migraine is still controversial and gaps in our understanding remain. Accompanying symptoms such as phonophobia, photophobia, nausea, vomiting, dizziness and blurred vision, as well as autonomic phenomena of conjunctival
injection, lacrimation and lid edema are common and individual.
It is manageable, see a headache specialist or orofacial pain. ...Read more

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I have been having headaches lately with a vertigo feeling or a motion sickness if you will. Not really sure what this is from?

Neurologist: Frequent headaches associated with vertigo call for a neurologic evaluation. The neurologist will order tests like a brain ct scan or MRI if he/she deems them necessary. ...Read more

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3 day headache, motion sickness sensation in head like being in rocking chair when move head. Dizzy on getting up from sitting for 3 wks. Ideas?

See your physician: A 3 week history of headache, motion sickness and possible vertigo is a very good reason to see your physician right away or see a neurologist to rule out migraine or something more serious in the brain. ...Read more

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Lately I've been getting headaches (weird for me) and I'm always tired and get dizzy and motion sickness when I look at a person while talking. Why?

Lately I've been getting headaches (weird for me) and I'm always tired and get dizzy and motion sickness when I look at a person while talking. Why?

Seek evaluation: Any onset of new neurological symptoms requires evaluation. Can be something as simple as migraine or benign positional vertigo (often a combination thereof) or something as serious as a brain tumor. Best to be evaluated. ...Read more

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I had a motion sickness 2days ago and I still have an upset stomach, chest pain, headache and stomach cramps. What does this mean?

I had a motion sickness 2days ago and I still have an upset stomach, chest pain, headache and stomach cramps. What does this mean?

Not motion sickness: You probably have another illness like a viral flu, gastroenteritis or food poisoning that just started during travel. Search https://www. Healthtap. Com/expert/tips for tips on flu, gastroenteritis and food poisoning and dehydration. If you are getting worse or are dizzy or weak, see a clinic. Hope you are better and soon! ...Read more

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Ear is blocked, headache, eyes hurt. Ear wax drops do nothing. Motion sickness when driving. What could this be?

Ear is blocked, headache, eyes hurt. Ear wax drops do nothing. Motion sickness when driving. What could this be?

Middle/inner ears: Problems, not external ears, so wax drops won't help, also may be a sinus issue. Better see an ENT specialist for evaluation, best wishes ...Read more

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Motion sickness from train rides. What is the cause of it?

Motion sickness from train rides. What is the cause of it?

Motion sickness: Motion sickness can occur when ever your body is in motion or subjected to acceleration / deceleration forces. The vestibular organs in the brain will sense motion. Some patients are more susceptible than others. In particular patients with migraines are predispose to develop this type of reaction. If severe check with your physician for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Can movies cause motion sickness?

Can movies cause motion sickness?

Yes: Jerky frame movements, rapidly flashing lights, fast action (like car chases), and movements like roller coaster or falling sequences can cause motion sickness in some people, especially if the visual takes up more & more of your field of vision in which you lose your fixed frames of reference and so your brain is confused about position and gravity. ...Read more

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What causes severe motion sickness?

What causes severe motion sickness?

Motion sickness: Cause is still debated but it is basically a conflict between sensory systems. For example, car sickness is caused by your eyes (which are looking at interior of car and environment is not moving) whereas the fluid in your ear (maintains balance) feels motion of the car. ...Read more

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Why does reading in the car cause motion sickness?

Why does reading in the car cause motion sickness?

Motion: Yoir brain is compensating for ye movement of the car as you strain to read so it is like being tossed on a vessel at sea. ...Read more

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Does astigmatism cause motion sickness?

Does astigmatism cause motion sickness?

Astigmatism & Motion: Astigmatism can cause refractive double vision or streaks and that in some cases can cause vision disturbances which can lower the threshold in a susceptible individual for simulating motion sickness. ...Read more

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Randomly developed nausea and motion sickness even while driving my own car. What could cause this?

Randomly developed nausea and motion sickness even while driving my own car. What could cause this?

Motion sickness: Balance is maintained by an interaction between the ears, eyes, neck, and cerebellum. It sounds like you are having worsening motion sickness or mal de barquement syndrome which is thought to be from imbalanced input from the ears and eyes. Suggest eye exam and vng/vemp from ent. Pt is useful for unilateral vestibular weakness and motion sickness. ...Read more

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What causes motion sickness?

What causes motion sickness?

Motion sickness: One theory is that it functions as defense mechanism against neurotoxins. The area postrema in the brain is responsible for inducing vomiting when poisons are detected, & for resolving conflict between vision & balance. When feeling motion but not seeing it, the inner ear transmits to the brain that it senses motion, but the eyes tell the brain that everything is still, hence brain responds by vo. ...Read more

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Can video games cause motion sickness?

Can video games cause motion sickness?

Motion sickness: Yes certain video games can cause motion sickness in suseptable persons. ...Read more

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Can a sinus infection cause motion sickness?

Can a sinus infection cause motion sickness?

Yes: The sinus infection and cause of it can lead to fluid or inner ear infection causing motion sickness. ...Read more

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Does blurry vision cause motion sickness while driving?

Does blurry vision cause motion sickness while driving?

Not typically: Motion sickness is usually related to inner ear problems and should be evaluated by an ear nose and throat specialist. Car sickness has been related to risk of migraine headaches. ...Read more

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Will OTC meds for motion sickness help with neurologically based nausea (such as from damage to the spine and nerves would cause)?

Nausea: There are several different medications to help with nausea. They all work fairly well, but none work 100%. It would not hurt to try the otc meds, and if that does not help, then ask your doctor.
If you are on any daily medications, you may want to check with your doctor before starting otc meds. ...Read more

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I have a constant reoccuring ear infection that causes frequent ringing. Leading to dizziness and motion sickness. What home remedies are there?

I have a constant reoccuring ear infection that causes frequent ringing. Leading to dizziness and motion sickness. What home remedies are there?

Not an infection: You are describing meniere's syndrome not an ear infection. Meniere's syndrome is classically defined as intermittent tinnitus, vertigo and hearing loss. In the absence of significant pain which does not let up it is most not likely an infection. I'd recommend seeing an ENT when you are symptomatic for a good ear exam and hearing test. ...Read more

Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
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Motion Sickness (Definition)

A symptom where one feels sick to your stomach because there is a discrepancy in his visual stimuli and the stimuli perceived by the ...Read more