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Woke up this morning feeling lightheaded and dizzy. Feel really sleepy too. Feel sick too.Mild temperature.
I am experiencing difficulty focusing, disorientation, lightheadedness, feeling warm and slow thinking. I feel drunk when I haven't even had alcohol?
See your doctor: these are not normal symptoms, and could represent both physical and psychological issues. You need a complete evaluation by a health care professional, particularly if these symptoms are of recent onset. Good luck! ...Read more
Need evaluation: Many conditions can be associated with these symptoms, some of which can be dangerous. It is impossible to tell what you are suffering from without further evaluation. If your symptoms are severe, call a friend or family member to take you to the nearest er (or call 911 for emergency transport). ...Read more
Should check heart: A person with bruising aches at the chest or left shoulder can see her doctor to be evaluated. Pains can come from a heart problem (serious!), neck and shoulder muscles, the ribs and their joints, the lungs inside the chest, etc... If one has chest symptoms and has nausea, or some difficulty breathing, or has past heart disease, she may be having a heart attack, and can go to the ER by ambulance. ...Read more
Drug interaction?: This is not unusual if you've had 3 drinks or more; at that dose alcohol is very hazardous to your health.This is your body warning you not to drink so much. You could get seriously injured in a fall. If you feel this way after just a drink or two, that's unusual ; a sign you're very sensitive to the effects of alcohol.Again, take it as a sign to not drink.It could be due to atenolol- see comment:. ...Read more
Feeling weak, legs cannot stand long shaky feeling. Cold hands and feet, it feels shaky. Get dizzy, lightheaded.What is this?
Need an examination : It could be any number of things and the list is huge but some of the more common things that could cause this picture if it were to be occurring suddenly might be low blood pressure, low blood sugar, infection, or anxiety. If this just recently came on and is not getting better despite conservative efforts you should see a doctor. ...Read more
What to do.: Get seen at the nearest emergency room now. Have a friend or relative drive you or call 911 for emergency services for transport. You can call the national suicide hotlines 24/7 at 1-800-suicide (1-800-784-2433) or 1-800-273 – talk (1-800-273-8255) for support. I am glad that you wrote in. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
She doctor: There are many things that can cause these symptoms. See your doctor for an evaluation and find the cause and treatment. Good luck. ...Read more
Woke up severely nauseated, feeling faint, pressure at pit of stomach, flushed, gagging, burping tuna taste that I never eat, feeling bloated, tired?
Should pass: Probably related to some component of the food including preformed toxin or some inflammatory condition (viral/ bacterial), all tagged under either food poisoning or gastroenteritis. This should pass, avoid dairy for a couple of days, drink water, liquids, dry toast etc, give it about 24 - 48 hrs, should improve. Unlikely will take longer, you may have an associated diarrhea as well in this case. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Chest pain. Feeling sick. Being sick. Cold sweat. Dizzy. Feeling light headed. Wheezing. Coughing. Shortness of breath feeling a bad sensation?
Cough: This is likely the common cold. Give it time and it will resolve. Take some tylenol (acetaminophen) and get plenty of rest. Do not forget about drinking enough fluid. If you are wheezing you may need to see your doctor and get a chest x-ray to rule out a pneumonia. The doctor can also give you a bronchodilator to make your breathing easier and open up the bronchi of the lungs. Good luck. Feel better. ...Read more
ER/UC/PCP: You must be examined and tested asap. ...Read more
Hung-over and overslept. Feeling sluggish, tired, foggy/zoned out, feverish, and anxious. Is this normal?
I am experiencing feeling depressed and feeling anxious (worsened by: caffeinated drinks (coffee, tea, soda, etc and feel dizzy and heavy headed?
Neurologist referal: I suggest you have an exam by a neurologist as soon as possible. The dizziness and heavy headed feeling should be explored further. Depression and anxiety are also of concern and could be related to a neurological problem, diet, or psychological problems. Please avoid caffeine and alcohol. I wish you well with your health and am available for future consultations on HealthTap. ...Read more