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Should I go the hospital because feeling nausea, dizziness, fatigue, headaches and blurred vision for about 2 weeks now?

Should I go the hospital because feeling nausea, dizziness, fatigue, headaches and blurred vision for about 2 weeks now?

Yes: Go to your primary care doctor to have these symptoms evaluated. Go to the er if they get excessively worst and you can't get in to see your primary care in a reasonable time frame. Good luck. ...Read more

Dr. Richard Bensinger
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Vision (Definition)

Vision is a feature of a person's brain that allows him to see. He must have normal eyes, optic nerves (that stretch from the eyes to the back of his brain), and visual cortex (the vision center in the brain), in order to see properly. An ophthalmologist is a ...Read more


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What to do if I have headaches, dizziness, tiredness, nausea and blurred vision?

What to do if I have headaches, dizziness, tiredness, nausea and blurred vision?

Inform the doctor!: The clinical practice is that when initiating treatment, patients are informed to call their doctor if they experience such side effects. Many side effects can be temporary, but many times its indicating the need for medical intervention. ...Read more

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Why can I smell strange burning smells. I also have blurred vision, dizziness, fatigue bad headaches pains over body for over 4mth. What could it be?

Why can I smell strange burning smells. I also have blurred vision, dizziness, fatigue bad headaches pains over body for over 4mth. What could it be?

Need examination: You should be examined by a neurologist and you require an imaging study of the brain. The next best thing would be a private consultation here on HealthTap if getting to a specialist is difficult in the UK which I'm given to believe it is...if you'd like to meet I'm happy to help you. Look me up at www. Healthtap. Com/dr-dr-drsaghafi and if prompted fill in Key Code: PDXFNR to make appointment. ...Read more

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5mths post-partum, taking mini pill. Experiencing headaches, fatigue, soreness when lungs are full, blurred vision, dizziness. Related or side affects?

5mths post-partum, taking mini pill. Experiencing headaches, fatigue, soreness when lungs are full, blurred vision, dizziness. Related or side affects?

Mgt: You have developed an embolism. Please see the ED or your PCP right away. I would advise screening for a DVT and Diabetes, in addition to pulmonary and neuron evaluation. ...Read more

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Dizziness spells, severe nausea, blurred vision, fatigue, vomiting, sensitivity to smells, weak bladder and head aches what could it be?

Dizziness spells, severe nausea, blurred vision, fatigue, vomiting, sensitivity to smells, weak bladder and head aches what could it be?

Flu/virus: Most likely viral/fiu
Could be food poisoning
With so many severe symptoms you need to seek medical attention soon before you become dehydrated ...Read more

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What are chances I have PV? My RBC and platelets are high and I have constant headaches, fatigue, dizziness, & occasional blurry vision.

What are chances I have PV? My RBC and platelets are high and I have constant headaches, fatigue, dizziness, & occasional blurry vision.

Need more info: Polycythemia may be seen in various circumstances--rubra vera--associated with increase in red cells, white cells and platelets is a condition which must be determined by your physician. You can also have secondary stress polycythemia which may be associated with smoking or high altitude living. Please see your doctor to clarify your symptoms. ...Read more

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I was extremely dizzy earlier, with symptoms like hot flashes, blurry vision, lethargy, and mild headache. Blood sugar was 144. What was it?

I was extremely dizzy earlier, with symptoms like hot flashes, blurry vision, lethargy, and mild headache. Blood sugar was 144. What was it?

Drop if blood sugar: If you have diabetes and your blood sugar dropped, it triggers symptoms even though it never drops below normal. Ear right, exercise more and lose weight to relieve the problem of fluctuating Insulin and glucose levels as well as your diabetes risks in the future. ...Read more

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What should I do? Nauseous headache Extremely cold hands and feet Stiff neck for 7 days now Slight fever 99.1 Dizziness Blurry vision Fatigue.

What should I do? Nauseous headache Extremely cold hands and feet Stiff neck for 7 days now Slight fever 99.1 Dizziness Blurry vision Fatigue.

Doctor can help: Usually, when a person has more than a couple of moderate symptoms for a couple of days, she can consider seeing her doctor. If symptoms have been going on for a week, it's doctor time. She should write down the sequence of events, from when they started, and include what medications were tried, plus what makes symptoms better and what makes them worse, and give the information to her doctor. ...Read more

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Sore throat, headache, swollen lymph node & irritated ear only on left side. Now a stiff neck & heavy head. Blurry vision, fatigue, dizziness?

Sore throat, headache, swollen lymph node & irritated ear only on left side. Now a stiff neck & heavy head. Blurry vision, fatigue, dizziness?

Probably see someone: Have a fever too? While you might just have a virus, you have said enough buzz words that I start to worry about meningitis. You could also have a peritonsilar abscess. Probably worth getting checked out. In the mean time, plenty of fluids, motrin, and contact your doctor! ...Read more

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Ear ache, head ache, loss of hearing, dizziness, diareah, blurry vision, fatigue? Just got off z-pack for bronchitis?

Ear ache, head ache, loss of hearing, dizziness, diareah, blurry vision, fatigue? Just got off z-pack for bronchitis?

Z-pack didn't work!: Sounds like you may have a viral infection (which would not respond to an antibiotic). What were your symptoms when this all started? Have those symptoms resolved and these are new? Or did you just not get better? Diarrhea could be from the z-pack. The rest is consistent with viral upper respiratory infection. Go to your doctor or urgent care for recheck. ...Read more

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Have had a really bad headache with dizziness and some blurred vision?

Have had a really bad headache with dizziness and some blurred vision?

Dizziness: Your symptoms indicate that you have someone you know to take you as soon as possible the nearest Emergency facility.
Hope all goes well - please keep me informed, I can always learn something. ...Read more

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Got a headache out of nowhere, this happens alot, they usually last 2-4 hours, with blurred vision and dizziness!! I'm becoming kinda concerned?

Got a headache out of nowhere, this happens alot, they usually last 2-4 hours, with blurred vision and dizziness!! I'm becoming kinda concerned?

If you're concerned,: Go see your doctor, eh? Tell him/her you're wondering if you have migraines, eh? Because if your headaches are migraines, they're treatable, eh? I understand you're kinda concerned, but you need to stay grounded and keep your stick on the ice. ...Read more

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Having blurred vision and dizziness like building is moving or falling with headaches?

Having blurred vision and dizziness like building is moving or falling with headaches?

This is not normal: And may represent serious intracranial problems. You need to be evaluated by a health care provider as soon as possible. Do not delay. ...Read more

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What does having small headaches, dizziness, blurred vision, and a loss of balance indicate?

What does having small headaches, dizziness, blurred vision, and a loss of balance indicate?

Maybe benign: Although migraine syndromes can include problems with dizziness and changes in vision, the loss of balance is concerning, as this could indicate inner ear or brainstem problems. Since this could be associated with anemias, medication rxtns, and thyroid problems, or even sinusitis, best to get examined and diagnosed. ...Read more

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I have a headache, dizziness and blurred vision and I just got into a fender bender, should I be worried, and what is this a sign of?

I have a headache, dizziness and blurred vision and I just got into a fender bender, should I be worried, and what is this a sign of?

Concussion?: If you symptoms began after the accident, they could be indicative of a mild concussion. I would see your doctor promptly for a full evaluation. ...Read more

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What's the diagnose of an unstable BP (low then high mostly at the same time)with the feeling of dizziness, headache, nausea, blurred vision & heaviness.

Need more info: It looks like you have concerns about a complex medical situation. You may want to consult with a doctor with a more detailed review of the problems. You can arrange a one on one consultation here, or see a doctor in person. Diagnosis based on the symptoms you describe would require lots more discussion & depend on the patient (young or old?) the timing (recent or chronic), the triggers, etc. ...Read more

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I have been having blurred vision, dizziness and the feeling of nausea and headaches that will come and go. What does this sound like?

I have been having blurred vision, dizziness and the feeling of nausea and headaches that will come and go. What does this sound like?

Possible migraines: There are many possible causes, including migraines. See a neurologist for a proper evaluation of the headaches. ...Read more

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Headache, dizziness, unbalanced, blurred vision, disoriented I went outside and felt like I was going to faint, overwhelming feeling tinnitus REALLLY bad?

Headache, dizziness, unbalanced, blurred vision, disoriented I went outside and felt like I was going to faint, overwhelming feeling tinnitus REALLLY bad?

Psychotherapy: Have you yet tried any form of psychotherapy? Typically, the optimal combination of things to treat emotional issues such as anxiety or depression is medication (which, on your best day, is supposed to take the edge off symptoms) but the real gruntwork takes place in psychotherapist's consulting room. ...Read more

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Heavy head, dull headache that goes from mild to a little worse, anxious, tired, semi blurred vision dizziness, light and noise sensitive, tinnitus.?

Heavy head, dull headache that goes from mild to a little worse, anxious, tired, semi blurred vision dizziness, light and noise sensitive, tinnitus.?

R/O MIGRAINE: The 4 basic headaches are Tension, Sinus, migraine and cluster. MIGRAINES often have visual distortion/vertigo/tinnitus andcan have a PRODROME beforehand. Rest /ice and a darkened room may help. Also a NSAID like Aleve (naproxen) /daypro. /Triptans. HI FLOW O2. Meditation/Yoga/Biofeedback. GF DIET WHOLEAPPROACH. Com You need a full exam an blood work to be through. If symptoms worsen seek medical evaluation ...Read more

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I have severe back pains, numbness, bad headaches/migraines (blurred vision and dizziness), I have numbness. I get attacks, insufferable pain! What is it?

Many issues: With this many issues, you should be first seen by a neurologist and a rheumatologist. Together, they should be able to diagnose your etiology. ...Read more

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Daily headaches and dizziness. Also vomiting and blurred vision?

Daily headaches and dizziness. Also vomiting and blurred vision?

Headaches: You may be having migraine headaches but if this is a daily occurrence, you need to see your internist to rule out any serious medical issues. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of dizziness, headaches, ringing in ears, and blurred vision?

What could be the cause of dizziness, headaches, ringing in ears, and blurred vision?

Many possibilities: The constellation of symptoms you describe could be due to many things, some of concern, some not. I would strongly suggest you see your primary care doctor for an evaluation. It could be as simple as high blood pressure. ...Read more

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I fell and hit my head now I am dizzy have vomited and have blurred vision and a headache. Any clue if it is serious?

I fell and hit my head now I am dizzy have vomited and have blurred vision and a headache. Any clue if it is serious?

Yes: It is better for it to end up being nothing than to miss something grave. Injury causes pain but your's is beyond pain as now there is vomiting and blurring of vision. You have to be evaluated neurologically and if needed have your brain looked at for certainty. ...Read more

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I am a 26 year old female. I took my BP due to stress, headache, dizziness and slightly blurred vision. My BP was 164/102. Do I need to go to er?

Hypertension, Stress: Your Health is Precious!
Even though, stress can cause headache, dizziness, and increase in Blood pressure, it is necessary to
go to E.R. for Diagnosis and Treatment of Blood pressure 164/102, dizziness and slightly blurred vision.
Health is Wealth! ...Read more

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Dizziness while laying down, turning head or bending over. Not like room spinning just unbalanced. No nausea headache blurred vision. Any suggestions?

Dizziness while laying down, turning head or bending over. Not like room spinning just unbalanced. No nausea headache blurred vision. Any suggestions?

Positional vertigo.: In benigh paroxysmal positional vertigo you may experience a feeling of spinning or tilting while moving your head, rolling over in bed, turning your head quickly, bending over, or tipping your head back. It occurs due to some problem in the inner ear, causing brief vertigo spells that come and go. See an ENT specialist to confirm the diagnosis and treatment. Good luck. ...Read more

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My 8 yr old daughter has a BP of 121/40 is this normal? She c/o palpitaions with dizziness and headaches on occasions and also c/o blurred vision. Sho

My 8 yr old daughter has a BP of 121/40 is this normal? She c/o palpitaions with dizziness and headaches on occasions and also c/o blurred vision. Sho

Not: Bring her to a pediatrician to check up immediately. Her systolic pressure is on a high side of the norms and diastolic pressure is too low. She also has a wide pulse pressure. With the combination of the above symptoms you have described she needs to be seen asap. ...Read more

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When ever I get just a little upset, I get so dizzy with blurred vision and a headache. Quick. I will fall asleep for 30 min or so. Any ideals to help?

When ever I get just a little upset, I get so dizzy with blurred vision and a headache. Quick. I will fall asleep for 30 min or so. Any ideals to help?

Stress management: This can be stress related triggering variants of migraine headache. You also need to insure that this is not narrow angle glaucoma. Seek ophthalmological evaluation also. ...Read more

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I took Ativan (lorazepam) for 2 weeks. 0.5-1mg a day. Stopped taking it 4 days ago. Headache, dizziness, blurred vision, can't sleep. Possible withdrawal?

I took Ativan (lorazepam) for 2 weeks. 0.5-1mg a day. Stopped taking it 4 days ago. Headache, dizziness, blurred vision, can't sleep. Possible withdrawal?

Possible withdrawal: It is very likely that your symptoms correspond to a withdrawal from Benzodiazepines. Ativan (lorazepam) can be easily tapered down by 0.25 mg daily. If you experience further symptoms, increase it to 0.5 for another day or two. People usually have to try different doses, in order to find a comfort zone. ...Read more

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For 4 days now I've had a headache, blurred vision & when I turn my head sometimes I get dizzy & nauseous no meds get rid of the pain what can this be?

For 4 days now I've had a headache, blurred vision & when I turn my head sometimes I get dizzy & nauseous no meds get rid of the pain what can this be?

Many causes: The many causes include migraines, hypotension, benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, Meniere's disease, vestibular neuronitis, labyrinthitis, medications, etc. In your case, iron deficiency anemia is another possible cause. You should go to the ER if the symptoms persist or worsen. Also, seeing a neurologist would be of benefit to you. Http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/dizzinessandvertigo. Html ...Read more

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Been having frequent episodes of vertigo/dizziness for months with blurred vision, tingling in my lips. Nausea/headache follow at times. Possible cause?

Difficult to say: Vertigo is a sensation of spinning or motion of the person or the environment, while dizziness is not a sense of motion but lightheadedness or feeling floaty or off kilter. There can be neurologic issues, inner ear problems, visual problems, psychologic issues, cardiovascular problems, and many other issues. You need a thorough medical evaluation. ...Read more

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Just started wellbutrin (bupropion) XL 5 days ago and I'm feeling worse each day. I get headaches, dizziness, nausea, blurred vision. Is this normal? Stop taking?

Just started wellbutrin (bupropion) XL 5 days ago and I'm feeling worse each day. I get headaches, dizziness, nausea, blurred vision. Is this normal? Stop taking?

I have a rule of: Thumb. Treat the headaches with tylenol (acetaminophen) or with alleve, but if they last more that 7 days, they are unlikely to go away in my experience, and I will stop the drug at that point. You should contact your psychiatrist though and not make any changes until you talk to them, unless of course it is absolutely unbearable. You must let them know as soon as you can contact them. All sx's can be from well. ...Read more

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Lot of stressful running around. Pressure headache and blurred vision (sinus pressure) and when I looked up I got a sudden dizziness for 2sec?

Lot of stressful running around. Pressure headache and blurred vision (sinus pressure) and when I looked up I got a sudden dizziness for 2sec?

Vertigo: If you have sinus symptoms with congestion and drainage you can also experience vertigo associated with head or eye movements. Should resolve when the sinus congestion resolves. ...Read more

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What does bilateral acute sphenoid sinusitis mean? My eyes have been swelling together and lots of headaches as well as blurred vision and dizziness.

What does bilateral acute sphenoid sinusitis mean? My eyes have been swelling together and lots of headaches as well as blurred vision and dizziness.

Sphenoid sinusitis: This is a rare but dangerous sinusitis. The optic nerve travels very close to the sphenoid sinus and an infection can cause inflammation around the neurovascular supply of the eyes. You will most likely need surgery by an ENT to open and drain the sphenoid sinuses. ...Read more

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Severe headache, jaw ache, dizziness and blurred vision. What are some probable causes?

Severe headache, jaw ache, dizziness and blurred vision. What are some probable causes?

Temporal Arteritis: You need to get evaluated as soon as possible to make sure that is not the condition causing your symptoms. It could also be diabetes as well as other causes. ...Read more

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I keep getting headaches for weeks, nausea, dizziness, pain behind eyes, blurred vision, lightheadedness?

I keep getting headaches for weeks, nausea, dizziness, pain behind eyes, blurred vision, lightheadedness?

Dizziness: Sounds like a vestibular migraine. I would speak with your doctor or a neurologist to confirm. If its that abd consider going to the ER ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Headache (Definition)

The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more


Dr. Kurt Andreason
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Irritated Eyes (Definition)

Dry, irritated eyes is a symptom in which one or both of a person's eyes have a sensation of being too dry. Causes include ...Read more