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If your blood pressure is low, 87/52. Feeling dizzy headed. Is there something you could do to raise it.

If your blood pressure is low, 87/52. Feeling dizzy headed. Is there something you could do to raise it.

Plenty of water: Make sure you're drinking plenty of fluid, especially water. If you have no heart trouble, you can add more salt to your diet. If you'r taking atenolol, the dose may need to be reduced, but talk to your doctor before making any change. ...Read more

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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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Its been one month im feeling dizziness, head spining, nausea, ears and eyes pain, low blood pressure. I don't understand wht is going on with me?

Its been one month im feeling dizziness, head spining, nausea, ears and eyes pain, low blood pressure. I don't understand wht is going on with me?

See a doctor: I recommend seeing a doctor so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more

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I've been feeling dizzy, light head, nausea, and a lot belching I been feeling like for about two weeks. It's always around the same time.

I've been feeling dizzy, light head, nausea, and a lot belching I been feeling like for about two weeks. It's always around the same time.

See a doctor: These symptoms could be anything from low blood pressure to pregnancy. You need to see your doctor so this can be figured out. You can check your blood pressure and do a home pregnancy test, but this really does require a medical professional to help make a diagnosis, and then the remedy can be known. ...Read more

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Last few days I have been feeling dizzy light headed sicky abit tierd and abit weak also was weeing a lot but that has calmed down abit and hot flushe?

Last few days I have been feeling dizzy light headed sicky abit tierd and abit weak also was weeing a lot but that has calmed down abit and hot flushe?

Possible UTI: I would see my primary doctor and see if they don't think you merit a urinalysis to check for a urinary tract infection? They also may want to get a couple of standard hormonal tests for situations like this such as estrogen and thyroids. ...Read more

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I have been feeling dizzy, light-headed and having constant headaches/migraines. What should I do?

See your doctor: If you have not consulted with your doctor about these symptoms, you should. While most headaches are benign, it is always good to consult with your doctor, especialy if they are frequent and severe. ...Read more

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My bs was 80 felt yucky ate pb and j sandwich 3 hr ago feeling dizzy light headed bs is 75 I take victoza (liraglutide) actos and kombiglize?

My bs was 80 felt yucky ate pb and j sandwich 3 hr ago feeling dizzy light headed bs is 75 I take victoza (liraglutide) actos and kombiglize?

Relative: Hypoglycemia. Some people due to chronic hyperglycemia may have hypoglycemic symptoms at BS less than 85. Discuss with your doctor whether reduction of hypoglycemics is indicated ...Read more

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Severe panic over 2 hours, have meds but no PRN, increased HR/RR, sitting on chest feeling, dizzy, light headed, nervous, can't focus. Help. Please?

Severe panic over 2 hours, have meds but no PRN, increased HR/RR, sitting on chest feeling, dizzy, light headed, nervous, can't focus. Help. Please?

Attentive breathing: Acute, intense anxiety may not be diminished by meds. Focused breathing that moves the diaphragm may provide a sense of calming especially when accompanied by acceptance of the feelings as temporary. Trying to seek immediate relief while tempting is elusive developing the awareness that these symptoms subside after peaking offers more long term relief. ...Read more

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I've saw my gp twice & they don't know the answer as yet. I keep feeling dizzy & 'fluffy headed', numb tongue, tired & nauseous. Any thoughts?

I've saw my gp twice & they don't know the answer as yet. I keep feeling dizzy & 'fluffy headed', numb tongue, tired & nauseous. Any thoughts?

Chronic fatigue: What has your gp done? Any labs? Do you have any chronic medical conditions or take any meds? Are you obese? Inactive? Pregnant? Anxious or depressed? There are many reasons for your symptoms including low grade infection, thyroid dysfunction, anxiety disorder etc. You need to ask your gp specifically to test for thyroid, EBV, pregnancy, electrolyte panel with CBC and explore mental health issues. ...Read more

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I've been feeling dizzy, light headed, I've had a shortness of breath, a constant headache, and this strange tightness in hands and stomach.

I've been feeling dizzy, light headed, I've had a shortness of breath, a constant headache, and this strange tightness in hands and stomach.

Many possibilities: Hyperventilation could wrap all of your symptoms up into one package. However, unless you have an arterial blood gas determination during your symptoms, it's a diagnosis of exclusion. So some basic evaluation is required. The cornerstone of treatment is an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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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.

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.

Cardiac arrhythmia: 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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What can you do to stop feeling dizzy or light-headed?

What can you do to stop feeling dizzy or light-headed?

Cause?: Cause of dizziness should be investigated. Neurologic, inner ear, visual, cardiac, blood pressure are among possibilities. Avoiding sudden change in position and keeping hydrated might help. See you doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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What can you do to stop feeling dizzy or light-headed from anxiety?

What can you do to stop feeling dizzy or light-headed from anxiety?

Slow & calm your: Breathing. Breath in deeply & slowly through your nostrils. Hold in lungs for a five count. Slowly exhale through an open mouth. Focus on your breathing, not your anxiety. Continue until shallow/ rapid breathing corrects. Encourage you to see a psychologist to work on other techniques to reduce severity & frequency of panic attacks/ anxiety. ...Read more

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I have been feeling dizzy and light headed also pain in my chest... What can it be do to?

I have been feeling dizzy and light headed also pain in my chest... What can it be do to?

See your DR and get: Checked for a heart condition or it could just be related to stress and anxiety. Take care! ...Read more

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I woke up this morning feeling dizzy and my heads pounding this happens often and I'm not sure why. Sometimes feels like I will faint?

Dizzy: Dizziness can be caused by many things for example, blood pressure fluctuations, sinus disease, inner ear infections or inflammation just to name a few. The pounding head may be related to congestion in your inner ear, but it is purely a guess without examining you. You would be best served to see a doctor (especially and ent) for an evaluation and more definitive diagnosis. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I am taking 40 mg of fluoexetine, I have missed some doses. I ve started feeling dizzy? And light headed each time lasting longer. Is this normal?

I am taking 40 mg of fluoexetine, I have missed some doses. I ve started feeling dizzy? And light headed each time lasting longer. Is this normal?

Stay compliant!: Although fluoxetine sticks around in the system for several days, it is not uncommon to experience minor withdrawal symptoms with several missed doses. The key is to avoid missing doses. Please use medications as advised by your provider. ...Read more

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For a month I've been feeling dizzy and sometimes head pressure around noon and evening. Mild headaches sometimes and rarely acute head ache.?

For a month I've been feeling dizzy and sometimes head pressure around noon and evening. Mild headaches sometimes and rarely acute head ache.?

Possible mixed HA's: You may have a condition known as mixed headaches meaning- some of your headaches (the ones around noon and evening could be of the tension type as you describe a feeling of dizziness and head pressure while others that are the "rare" acute episodes could be migraines or other more debilitating type. I'd have you fill in a HA log to analyze. If you wish a 1-1 consult: www. Healthtap. Com/drsaghafi ...Read more

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Doctor, I skipped my lunch today, and did some hard work, now I'm feeling dizzy and saviour head ache, and feeling cold, please help.. .

EAT: The only advise is if you feel this way when you are not eating you need to eat something. This is not a medical condition nor does it require a doctor's intervention. Eat. ...Read more

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I think I have the flu got a high temp aching all over feeling dizzy loss appetite head ache and cough?

I think I have the flu got a high temp aching all over feeling dizzy loss appetite head ache and cough?

Possible: You can get tested for flu with a swab test at your doctor's office for a definitive diagnosis. For most healthy folks, only sysmptomatic treatmewnt is needed for flu. You shoulkd plan to get Fu shot to prevent infections again, which is quite safe and recommended for most folks. Feel better ...Read more

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Why have I been feeling dizzy, weak, light-headed, and faint? It started after I felt a chill/tingling sensation across my chest after working out, I feel pressure in my head on the right side of my head; head and heart checked out fine.

Why have I been feeling dizzy, weak, light-headed, and faint? It started after I felt a chill/tingling sensation across my chest after working out, I feel pressure in my head on the right side of my head; head and heart checked out fine.

Many caused: There are many possible causes of those symptoms, and it is very difficult to give further advice or guidance without a more thorough examination and evaluation. If you had an evaluation with normal results so far, then the more serious potential causes are much less likely. It is best to continue working with your doctor to find the cause. ...Read more

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Need help docs! My blood pressure was 127/63 and my pulse was 78 followed by some dizziness & feeling light headed. Is it normal?

Need help docs! My blood pressure was 127/63 and my pulse was 78 followed by some dizziness & feeling light headed. Is it normal?

Numbers: Those numbers for pulse and BP are normal. Feeling dizzy and lightheaded should not be related to those numbers. ...Read more

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