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Fainting And Shaking
Ate breakfast and then 45 minutes later, dizziness, faintness, nausea, shaking etc. Ambo came and took my blood sugar it was 3.9. Why low after food?
Low glucose: You were clearly had hypoglycemia (h) and are not diabetic on medications. The possible causes of h, in your case are, too much alcohol, severe illnesses of the liver, such as severe hepatitis, can cause hypoglycemia. Another cause is a rare tumor of the pancreas (insulinoma) may cause overproduction of insulin, resulting in hypoglycemia. See a physician for help with your problem. Good luck. ...Read more
A lady at work has been experiencing dizziness, fainting, uncontrollable shaking, and has had a mild seizure. Any ideas on what is causing this?
Very sharp pains all across my lower abdomen followed by nausea, dizziness, blurred vision, light-headed, fainting(twice), shaking and sweating?
Pelvic pain: Please go to the ER now for this potentially dangerous condition. Please have a family member or friend take you or call 911. ...Read more
Eating a 1400 calorie diet, feeling faint, shaking going in and out of sweats. What does this mean?
For past year I've been feeling faint , shaking feeling when I lay down & veins on palms really become prominent on and off. Could it be circulation?
Had a dream that I fainted and started shaking uncontrollably. Then I woke up fine. Can you actually faint in your sleep or was this just a nightmare?
Period. flow light, tampon in 4hrs.started w sore arms/legs suddenweakness/faint feeling arms shaking/twitching.wentawayafter sugars/fluids. tss?help
Evaluation Needed: There are a myriad of diagnoses possible so you will need to go to your doctors for a comprehensive evaluation and treated appropriately. ...Read more
6 month post GSV. I stood up from bed and felt faint with my right leg shaking it took a few seconds for it to go away and be able to walk. lisinopril?
? the lisinopril: can have these side effects, rise slowly from bed or when lying down/sitting for a long time, if it persists, see your doctor about it, wish you wellness ...Read more
Could I be having anxiety attack with BP going from 114/74 to 143/92 pulse 122 shaking faint feeling dry mouth lasting more than an hour?
Get checked!: Before a diagnosis of anxiety is made, physical causes of your symptoms need to be ruled out. It is important to be sure that you don't have hypertension, thyroid problems, or other problems first, before assuming that your symptoms are due to anxiety. Please see a doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
My daughter wore a cartoon character suit for work. She almost fainted. Had hot & cold sweats, shaking & now has a migraine. What happened?
Many: Fainting spells can be caused by a variety of problems. The most common is vasovagal where nerves set off a fainting spell when you are spooked, see blood, or something not pleasant. However without a thorough history and physical it is unsafe to diagnosis or speculate on what could have happened. I routinely have patients evaluated at the urgent care or preferably at the Emergency room ...Read more
Symptoms: break out into a cold sweat, hands start shaking, feeling of faintness, heart races. Out of theblue onset of symptons?
Check blood sugar: I would first have my blood glucose level checked, these signs are consistent with hypoglycemia (low blood sugar), but can also mean other things, but first thing's first. Next i would have a cardiac evaluation and this would include an examination of your thyroid function. You should see your primary care doctor soon. ...Read more
Was taking antibiotics for bronchitis had diaherria for3 days i fainted but also rember shaking uncontrollably was that a seizure?
Seizure: Less likely a seizure since you remember the event. Seizures of tonic/clonic (shaking) generally cause loss of consciousness. Would favor rigors if actively being treated for infection with an antibiotic. There are some epileptiform reactions that do not cause loss of consciousness, however, and would require consultation with a neurologist if they occur more than once. ...Read more
Follow up sick ..symptoms feeling faint after being sick and shivery and shaking do get odd twinge of pain nothing to severe.
Ok drank sip of pop had chest pain bad then my body started shaking uncotrollably then felt like i was gonna faint what happened?
Check it out: Hard to say from the info you give. If this happens again see your doctor. ...Read more
Can you pass out while asleep? I had a very realistic dream where i started shaking in the dream and felt very faint.
Yes: But i would guess that it was part of the dream. ...Read more
Today i had a long day at wor. I went to papa johns to get pizza when sunddley my hand stated shaking and i felt like iwas going to faint. Can u help?
Shaking, fainting: Main reason 4 fainting is 2 little blood or blood sugar getting 2 head. I assume U R better now as U ring this. Could be lo blood sugar, irregular heart beat. Go to your doc. You may need a Holter monitor to get your HR over an extended time. It says U live in MN. If you can B seen at Mayo they are superb and will find out. ...Read more
Today i had a long day at work. I went to papa johns to get pizza when sunddley my hand stated shaking and i felt like iwas going to faint. Can u help?
Observe: If it was a one time thing, just make sure you are hydrated and eating regular meals and getting enough rest. If it happens again, see your doctor. ...Read more
When I'm on my periods I have severe pain,I vomit 3-4 times/day,I'm shaking and I faint.Doctors give me injections for pain. Is this normal?I'm 17 y.o
Not normal: The symptoms that you are describing are not normal in the sense that most women do not experience symptoms this bad. You may want to try birth control pills. ...Read more
Why I am shaking cold even though very warm in the house and bundled up? I keep getting these severe chills, hands are freezing. Legs keep shaking and clenching. Chills and shaking so bad I feel like I may fall down or faint.
Perhaps the thyroid gland is not working. It regulates your metabolism as far as keeping you at a normal temperature. Your thyroid gland is located in your neck. Blood tests show how well it is working.
Under active thyroid could be causing you these symptoms. Infection somewhere in the body could also lead to decreased temperature.
Don't delay seek medical attention today. ...Read more
I'm experiencing a fast heart rate, I feel light headed, feel faint, a bit sick too and my hands are shaking? What is it?
PALPITATIONS W/U: Palpitations that are symptomatic deserve a prompt W/U: exam/labs especially CBC/CMP/VITD/VITB12/MG/FOLATE/IRON TFTS/EKG/Event Monitor/ECHO andThe discussion of treatment options with your doctor. While you are waiting eliminate caffeine focus on staying hydrated. If palpitations worsen or syncope develops go directly to the ER stick to a GF diet WholeApproach.com gutbliss.com ...Read more
"fake" faints, shaking body parts out of sudden, expressionless, crying or laughing for no reason, random screams, can it be touretters? 14 y/o sister
I just took a pregnancy test in the afternoon I got a very faint positive now I was shaking while taken the test could that cause a false positive ?
No : Shaking will not affect a pregnancy test result. You can repeat it if you are unsure of the result. ...Read more
I took an early pregnancy test a got a very faint positive I was really shaking while doing it thou can this cause a false positive or is it for real?
Can retest in 1 week: Might be real. Home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, vaginal spotting, or medications. A test gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have happened) or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a negative result may be due to testing too early. ...Read more
Faintness: Faintness = near loss of consciousness.Get a more detailed answer ›
Meniere's disease: Do you feel like motion-sickness? It depends if your symptoms are associated with sudden head movements, it is possible you have benign vertigo or a kind of vestibular disorder in your inner ear. If your symptoms last for more than several days, you are advised to talk to your doctor for further evaluation. Some anti-nausea medications are quite effective to control your symptoms. ...Read more