Doctor insights on:
Headaches That Cause Dizziness
Can migraine headaches cause dizziness? Do migraines cause dizziness or can normal headaches cause this as well?
A long list: Many different things can potentially cause this constellation of symptoms that you describe, including: high blood pressure, anemia, very high blood sugar, abnormal thyroid function, abnormal electrolytes, and less often neurological illness. Given how nonspecific these symptoms are, it's important you have a thorough exam and evaluation by a physician. ...Read more
It can: Uncorrected (that is, without proper glasses or contact lenses) vision can cause fatigue, headaches and rarely, dizziness. If these problems occur with proper glasses, then they are not caused by the need for glasses. In this cases, a visit to the primary care doctor is recommended. ...Read more
Many things: Most common would be migraine. Next would be ear and sinus infection. Bad would include brain tumor and meningitis. Medication and drug toxicity and too much alcohol can cause this. Head trauma, stress, emotional stress, lack of sleep can all result in these symptoms. Get a thorough evaluation! ...Read more
too many: Your symptoms are common and nonspecific. The list of possibilities is very long. Perhaps visit your regular medical doctor. ...Read more
Dizziness: Please get good physical exam to look for any systemic problem. ...Read more
Poor circulation: Even though dizziness is a no-descrpt, non-medical term, no matter what your personal definition is, the combination of "dizziness" & visual blackout indicates inadequate blood flow to the occipital cortex in the back of the brain. Many causes for this exist, most common of which are cardiac problems, low blood pressure, and migraine. ...Read more
Nonspecific: Nonspecific symptoms. Many things. See MD.Get a more detailed answer ›
Possibly: Rhinitis is a non-specific term describing irritation of the nasal passages. It can originate from many different sources including allergic, irritant and infectious. Those agents can cause body responses like dizziness or nausea to a variable degree so depending on the agent any or all symptoms could occur together. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Constant headache and dizziness causes
- Causes of headache, vomiting and dizziness
- Causes of dizzy spells and headaches
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Do allergies cause headaches and dizziness?
- What causes dizziness and headaches and nausea?
- Inhaling steel cause headaches dizziness
- Can sinus headaches cause dizziness?
- Talk to a neurologist online