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Do Taller People Get Dizziness More Easily Because Their Heads Are Farther From Their Hearts
My heart rate keeps dropping from 50-60 to 39/38 I get tired easily & cannot exercise as much. I feel dizzy & it feels like blood rushing in my head?
Call Emergency: This heart rate is too low, and if it is causing you symptoms, then it is an urgent situation. I suggest you call for emergency medical assistance. ...Read more
Lately I've been having troubles breathing, my head goes dizzy and numbs up as well I get severe pains throughout my heart?
Been having weird pulses in my head? It sort of feels like a heart beat. It lasts for maybe 2 seconds and I get dizzy right afterwards. What is this?
Hard to say: You need a recording of your heart's activity during a spell to determine if it's truly heart related and, if so, what's actually happening. The best way to accomplish that is to ask for a 24 hour (holter) recording. ...Read more
I've got a horrible headache. Everytime I stand up I get very dizzy and everything goes black. My head will throb and my heart beats really fast.?
Sometimes when I stand up I get sudden pressure in my head, my heart beat is a little wonky and I feel dizzy. Could this by my ms?
Not necessarily.: Your description raises concern of possible postural blood pressure drop, which could be a medication adverse reaction, but also, associated with a migrainous phenomenon. I do not see a medication to control your ms, only the steroids, which I presume are being used for a relapse. Would suggest starting a potent ms agent soon, and supplementing vitamin d. Have your doc assess all mentioned. ...Read more
Having low BP with low heart rate have tried everything to get it higher but it comes right back down. Feeling dizzy and pressure in my head?
Further evaluation: Needed since you have symptoms.Get a more detailed answer ›
What can pain in your right chest mean? I get dizzy and light-headed with it. It's not heart burn!
Get it looked at: Remember that right chest pain and young age doesn't rule out angina so let your doctor check. On the less severe side it could be lung related, acid reflux, constipation gall bladder spasm, muscle spasm, endometriosis, your doctor can ask more questions examine you and order more tests to clear the picture up. ...Read more
Fever, chills, dizziness, light headed, high heart rate, going on for over 1 week. Out of breath easily. No other symptoms currently.
If I had heart failure and artery blockage would I still be able to get through a workout without angina and pain I am dizzy light headed though?
Yes you could.: You should be under the watchful eye of a good cardiologist who is making recommendations about what is and is not safe exercise for you. Anyone who is 31 with a history of CHF and CAD should be carefully educated about their disease and already know the answer to this question. Follow up with your cardiologist. ...Read more
A Doc told me he doesn't think I have a RBBB a in heart and could be mitral valve bc he didn't hear a "click". I get dizzy and head rushes at times?
Barlow's?: 30's female w. dizziness & head rushes has had cardiology evaluation & concern for mitral valve prolapse (MVP). MVP is associated with Hypermobility Syndrome, wherein the valve is made of same body tissues as ligaments. MVP manifests via panic attacks with tachycardia, dizziness, shortness of breath & fear. Another name for MVP is Barlow's Disease. Severe manifestation is P.O.T.S. ...Read more
Often wake up in night dizzy, heart pounding, &short of breath. If I sleep with my head elevated, I don't get this as bad. Have connective tissue diseas?
When I take a bath I get dizzy, my heart races and my vision gets blurry, I focus on my breathing and it goes away it will happen a few times before I get out when I do I get areally bad headache my head feels tight and is throbbing & my eyes squint.
Anxiety: Need to see a PsychologistGet a more detailed answer ›
I have major anxiety I get dizzy my heart feels like it's racing and my jaw hurts is this a heart attacks I'm only 22?
Seek exam: Your symptoms are significant enough that you should seek evaluation with a cardiologist. ...Read more
How do you know if you're having panic attacks? Outta no where I get nervous sweat heart and mind race sometimes get dizzy how can I make this stop?
Sounds like it: The missing usual symptom is the sensation that you are going to die (during attack / as result of it). Unfortunately, only long-term resolution is to address whatever is triggering them. This requires seeing a therapist/psychologist to identify problem. Your dr or a psychiatrist can work with you & therapist to rx meds to reduce severity of symptoms while working on problem. Get seen. ...Read more
I am pregnant and I keep passing out and when I get dizzy my heart hurts bad. I also just had a bad random nose bleed. I never have had nose bleeds before. I am 21 weeks pregnant. I feel weak all the time.
If: If you are passing out, it is imperative that you let your obstetrician know this asap. ...Read more
I have a heart murmur, during exercise I get jaw ache, shoulder and arm pain. I get shortness of breathe and dizzy. Better with rest but is repetitive?
Report: Report your symptoms to your General Physician. Complete cardiac evaluation is in order. Referral to Cardiologist may be required. Do not exercise until you are screened. ...Read more
I had a migraine in class then chest pains & it felt like someone was squeezing my heart. I was dizzy & light headed. What happened?
Can you maybe explain what happened to me? Was shopping and in line heard a click in head and got dizzy and heart started beating. It scared me
I am getting dizzy while in bed or when I lift my head. The only thing I've changed is that I am not eating meat. Heart press. Is 133/80 pulse 77?
The past two days I have had 3 "episodes" of dizziness, light headedness, racing heart, borderline passing out and feeling like my head is shaking.
See you doc: Could be an arrhythmia (irregular heart beat) and further testing may be required. ...Read more
I think my heart isn't supplying enough blood to my head which is making me dizzy and tired and I was wondering if there is medication to correct that?
Check vital signs: If there is any suspicion for this, it needs to be confirmed with a check of your vital signs first. Are you blood pressure and pulse rate normal? If you have a systolic BP more than 100 mmhg, and pulse above 50 bmp, it is unlikely that your symptoms are related to your heart. ...Read more
Cardiac congestion: Congestive heart failure (CHF) commonly can cause one of these 3 symptoms--dizziness. This is because the blood pressure is usually low, and can be made lower by the diuretics used to treat chf; it also tends to be fast. Both of these factors predispose to dizziness. The other 2 symptoms are not commonly due to chf, but are common with many of the medications used to treat chf. ...Read more
I hv migraine & sometimes dizziness with head movemnts. I also constantly feel like my heart is beating (like actual heart beat) inside head. No pain.
Bppv: migraine sufferer is at higher risk for BPPV which causes positional vertigo (due to a dislodged stone in your ear). it is fixed by an Epley maneuver. Alternatively you could be having a vestibular migraine where vertigo is part of it and is not going to be improved by an Epley. You need to talk to a neurologist to adress all this and consider prophylactic medication if your headaches are frequent ...Read more
What kind of dr. Should I take my husband to see for his dizzy head? We have gone to his heart dr. They took him off Lasix (furosemide) but he is still having pro
Primary care doc: "dizzy" is a primary care issue. Sometimes referral is needed to neurology, cardiology or rarely others. Sounds like cardiology may have partially addressed their concerns by reducing lasix (furosemide). You should have f/u with the cardiologist. Continued problems should be addressed through your regular doc. ...Read more
I'm 27 years old, weight lifter. Woke up at 5:00, felt dizzy, nasea, and my heart was pounding fast. Was extremely light headed. What's wrong?
See your doctor: The symptoms you describe could be due to multiple conditions ranging from pre-syncope (near fainting), anxiety, cardiac related symptoms or dehydration. It may be best to see a physician for an assessment to help you narrow down the potential cause for your symptoms especially if they are recurrent. ...Read more
I have been feeling dizzy, light headed, and occasional chest pain. My heart starts racing at random times. This has been months if not a year.
Please be seen by your PCP for a Cardiology specialist referral to rule out cardiac illnesses such as arrhythmias.
It would be helpful to have a Holter or event monitor done if your ECG is normal. In the meantime, avoid energy drinks, other caffeinated beverages, and decongestant stimulants. Please go to the ER immediately for chest pain or pressure, shortness of breath, feeling lightheaded. ...Read more
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