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Drowsiness And Dizziness
Drowsiness dizziness: Drowsiness and dizziness are two different conditions.Drowsiness is when you are feeling sleepy and dizziness is when you head is feeling like spinning and giddy.If you are drowsy you need to know if it is lack of sleep of sleep apnea or effect from alcohol or any other medicines.It usually goes away with rest and sleep.We need to find out cause of dizziness and treat it that way, so if dizzy seemd. ...Read more
What is a reasonable dose of nortriptyline for headaches. Dose that side affects don't happen? At 40mg and feel bit drowsy and dizzy
Adverse events: Nortryptyline possesses intense anticholinergic side effects, and you will not likely be able to tolerate sufficient dosing to affect your migraines. But no problem, as topirimate, divalproex sodium, and beta blockers work far better, or even easier, try otc items such as riboflavin, coq-10, butterbur, or feverfew. ...Read more
If i had a blow to the head and had drowsiness, and dizziness n headache but now all i have is the headache should i still go to er?
Yes, best 2B safe.: If you had all those symptoms following head trauma you may have suffered a concussion, and depending upon the location of the impact, risk for fracture and potential bleeding will need to be identified and communicated to you regarding what to look out for and when. If you've a concussion, you need to have restricted activity for a time period of at least one week. It's best to err on caution. ...Read more
Can allergies make you dizzy? My nose has been stuffed up for 3 days and I've been extremely drowsy, now dizzy but I don't feel like I have a cold.
Should I see the doctor I've had an ulcer on my tonsil its hurting so much I haven't eaten in a few days also drowsy and dizzy feel I might collapse.
Not common: Not common but possible with any vaccine. After any vaccine the person/ child can feel drowsy and dizzy and if it happens soon after injection the person shd lie down right away or take the injection lying down. This prevents the blood to drain into the lower extremities by gravity and prevents the brain from being denied oxygen. A common enough cause of 'syncope' after any injection. ...Read more