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Dr. Dariush Saghafi
3,760 Doctors shared insights

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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Can summer allergies cause chest pain and dizziness?

Chest pains: All chest pains have to be considered serious until all the dangerous conditions are ruled out. You should be seen by a doctor if you're getting chest pain and dizziness. ...Read more

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What causes dizziness and chest pain?

See your doctor: Could be a problem with skin, nerves, muscle, shoulder, lung, heart, or stomach. See your doctor for a more thorough history, physical exam and further evaluation. If you sleep on your stomach you could have a neck strain that radiates pain to the chest or arm. Get checked out just to make sure. ...Read more

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What causes left side chest pain, dizziness, fatigue and nausea?

What causes left side chest pain, dizziness, fatigue and nausea?

There are many: There are many that can do that, muscles, rib, nerves even from the neck, lungs, but we always have to worry first about what can be most devastating and that's the heart. Have a good work up and have your doctor explain it to you well. ...Read more

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What can cause your arms to experience sever pain then subside also dizzy with occasional chest pain?

What can cause your arms to experience sever pain then subside also dizzy with occasional chest pain?

Heart: At your age, sounds like angina with decreased blood flow to heart. See your MD ASAP to check this problem. ...Read more

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Can costochondritis cause shortness of breath, dizziness, back neck and chest pain? If so how does it feel?

Ike you said: Yes it can and it will feel exactly the way you described it. Take ibuprofen 600-800 mg every 6 hours with meals as long as you are not allergic to it. Apply heat pad on the area. And avoid bras with hard wired. Not better see a doctor ...Read more

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Can a heart problem cause severe weakness and dizziness? I have had chest pain and fluttering that lasts 2 to 3 mins then the weakness starts..

Can a heart problem cause severe weakness and dizziness? I have had chest pain and fluttering that lasts 2 to 3 mins then the weakness starts..

Absolutely: This can be a problem with the rhythm of the heart's beating. If your heart isn't working properly, your body & brain won't get the oxygen and nutrients needed to function properly. You should report to your primary care provider or cardiologist for an examination and/or testing. ...Read more

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Dizziness when exercising (aerobic)...Sob and dizziness and chest pain when running what could be the cause? Hbp tachy rt minimal lung base collapse

Dizziness when exercising (aerobic)...Sob and dizziness and chest pain when running what could be the cause? Hbp tachy rt minimal lung base collapse

Chest pains: There are many causes for exertional chest pains, some are insignificant while others, such as coronary artery disease, are potentially life threatening. An evaluation by a cardiologist should be considered if your pcp is unable to confirm a non-dangerous cause. ...Read more

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I've been experiencing chest pain on the left side along with dizziness. Both come and go. Echocardiogram perfect. Have Graves' disease. Causes???

I've been experiencing chest pain on the left side along with dizziness. Both come and go. Echocardiogram perfect. Have Graves' disease. Causes???

Could be graves: If your Graves' disease is not being treated, it could be the Graves' disease. Would see your doctor, and medications like propranolol may help your symptoms if your blood pressure is not too low. Good luck ...Read more

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Lately i`ve had a tachycardic heart and sometime dizziness and chest pain what could cause it? I`m an 18 year old girl who keeps herself fit, never had to stay in a hospital, and never had any kind of procedures.

Lately i`ve had a tachycardic heart and sometime dizziness and chest pain what could cause it? I`m an 18 year old girl who keeps herself fit, never had to stay in a hospital, and never had any kind of procedures.

CP: This is, of course, too little information to give you a firm answer. Posssibilites range from anemia (low blood count) to anxiety or high thyroid function.
If these are new symptoms, please see your family doctor for a checkup! ...Read more

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ANY activity on propranolol caused chest pain, dyspnea, dizzy. Months after stopping, pain&dyspnea again. LungCT&blood tests clear. Heart damage possible?

Chest pain: A cardiac etiology is certainly one of the possibilities. See your doctor and ask direct questions so you understand what is going on and what the explanations are. ...Read more

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Why do I feel this? Shooting chest pain, profuse sweating, dizziness&lightheaded, paniky, hyperventilating, insomnia, worry 24/7, avoid places cause of fear.

Panic Disorder: It sounds like you are having panic attacks. See your physician for an exam and more details, and a diagnosis. ...Read more

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Did eat but still dizzy, sharp stabbing chest pain lasts only seconds comes & goes cause? Hist: htn pcos zestoretic provera (medroxyprogesterone)

Chest pain: Could be a gastrointestinal complication, esophageal spams, heart attack, costochondritis, anxiety attack etc. Since we do not know your personal history I recommend you see a doctor right away to find out the cause of your chest pain. Chest pain its always very serious. ...Read more

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Why does anxiety cause, palpations, chest pain, dizziness, weak legs, back pain, and twitching muscles?

Why does anxiety cause, palpations, chest pain, dizziness, weak legs, back pain, and twitching muscles?

Autonomic: Nervous system. Anxiety initiates and perpetuates a flight or fight response from your autonomic nervous system leading to all of the symptoms described. That is why, for example, yoga and meditation help. They counteract the autonomic response and relax you. So does slow deep breathing ...Read more

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Can ulcer cause chest pain, pain dwn left hand n index r pinky fingers, dizziness, pain in leftside of neck......r its heart related?

Can ulcer cause chest pain, pain dwn left hand n index r pinky fingers, dizziness, pain in leftside of neck......r its heart related?

Emergency Room: An ulcer can, but based on the symptoms you described it is best to go to the emergency room for all of these findings. Unless you have had a thorough history and exam it will be difficult to reassure you. Good luck ...Read more

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Dizziness during exercise (aerobic/cardio/anaerobic) no short of breath nor chest pain what could be the cause? Hbp tachycardia hyperthyroidism

Dizziness during exercise (aerobic/cardio/anaerobic) no short of breath nor chest pain what could be the cause? Hbp tachycardia hyperthyroidism

Dehydration: Try drinking half your weight in ounces of water. It you weigh 100 pounds drink 50 ounces a day. 150 lbs drink 75 oz aday, etc. See your doctor if after drinking water each day your symptoms persist see your doctor to get your thyroid checked as well as your blood pressure. The Inderal (propranolol) you take may be lowering your blood pressure and pulse more that you realize. ...Read more

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I am experiencing dizziness, fatigue, chest pain or discomfort, feeling like I'm going to pass out, slow heart rate can this be caused from verapamil ER PM 100 my? Is it safe to DC this med without titration

I am experiencing dizziness, fatigue, chest pain or discomfort, feeling like I'm going to pass out, slow heart rate can this be caused from verapamil ER PM 100 my? Is it safe to DC this med without titration

Depends why you take: If you are taking it for high blood pressure, call your physician and work out a plan. You can safely stop the medication if it is not due to very high blood pressures. Because it sounds as though you are having at least relatively low blood pressure - or to low too quickly. Go see the prescribing physician ASAP. Tell him/her the problems you are having via phone call. ...Read more

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Severe migraine for one month can it cause chest pain lower back pain & nausea I am also dizzy & I see flashing lights dry mouth?

Severe migraine for one month can it cause chest pain lower back pain & nausea I am also dizzy & I see flashing lights dry mouth?

Call 911!: Call 911 (or have someone drive you to your pcp, the hospital or a 24/7 medical facility) and have this checked out immediately. While it could be a combination of several different and non life threatening problems, chest pain alone warrants immediate attention! It's always better to be safe than sorry. ...Read more

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What causes severe chest pain, shoulder pain, neck pain after eating followed by throwing up. Also dizziness, and sweating. Have had this 3 times?

What causes severe chest pain, shoulder pain, neck pain after eating followed by throwing up. Also dizziness, and sweating. Have had this 3 times?

YouGotYourHeartInIt: Glad I saw this. It worries me a little. Of course, any doctor would need to know more but, a lot of other possibilities aside for now, at your age it could be related to your heart. A rather rare form of angina.I'd expect you'd get those symptoms after exertion too but everybody is unique. Best to get the heart issue settled ASAP. I'd also consider what I've been eating and how much. Lighten-up for now. ...Read more

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Having loss of lordosis. Neck stiffness. Pain in left arm from neck to finger, back pain, ear pain, dizziness, headache, breast pain. Can it cause chest pain?

Having loss of lordosis. Neck stiffness. Pain in left arm from neck to finger, back pain, ear pain, dizziness, headache, breast pain. Can it cause chest pain?

Fibromyalgia?: 22/f with neck & back pain, arm pain with radiculopathy, dizziness, headaches, and chest/breast & ear pains has symptom constellation compatible with fibromyalgia. The pain patterns cross several separate soft tissue systems. See a Rheumatologist for a diagnosis & an Osteopath for soft tissue differential diagnosis. ...Read more

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Could topamax (topiramate) be causing chest pain and dizziness that are worse when I lie down?

Possible: Topamax (topiramate) has been linked to increased indigestion and to pancreatitis. You should not assume it is the topomax, as this is not a benign drug and the symptoms could indicate something more serious. Report this to your pcp. ...Read more

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25y F. Recent TIA. Holter monitor findings hb. 50s-150- without exertion every hour for 24 hours. Chest pain and dizziness. Waiting 30 day event.?

25y F. Recent TIA. Holter monitor findings hb. 50s-150- without exertion every hour for 24 hours. Chest pain and dizziness. Waiting 30 day event.?

See a cardiologist: TIA in a young person is unlikely to be arrhythmia related. More concerning is evaluation for a structural heart problem such as PFO +/- atrial septum aneurysm. ...Read more

Dr. Gutti Rao
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Chest Pain (Definition)

The chest resides between the neck & abdomen. Chest pain refers to ...Read more