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Hot And Cold Flashes With Dizziness
Hi I'm 26 yrs old, have 3 children age 3.5yrs, 2 & 6 months & for the last 2 weeks I've been experiencing sharp stomach pain on occasion & almost constant abdominal pain, migraine like headaches, hot & cold flashes and dizziness. I've also experienced ra
Difficult: We always think of gall bladder issues in women of child-bearing age. But it could be your appendix (2 weeks sounds unlikely, though), severe reflux, an ulcer, a gastroenteritis (infection -- viral vs bacterial), etc... Numerous possibilities including female organs too. See your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
Headache, nausea, hot and cold flashes, stomach pains, dizziness, mood swings, vaginal discharge and smell, have a mirena (levonorgestrel)?
Call your doctor: With symptoms this complex, you owe it to yourself to call your doctor to help you make sense out of them. ...Read more
Over the last three days I've had these symptoms
Light sensitivity Hot/cold flashes
Exhaustion Dizziness what is causing these symptoms?
Nonspecific symptoms: Many, many things can cause these nonspecific symptoms, including psychological problems. Much more information would be needed. A detailed medical interview and physical exam is the first step. ...Read more
My wife has a weeze that's never been normal. She keep having hot and cold flashes, extreme chest/back with cough. Sum dizziness and lost of sleep.WDWD?
A few questions: Does your wife have a fever? Has she traveled lately? Is her activity limited? Has she made sputum with her cough? Or has she had any weight loss? This can be an important problem, possibly related to exposures to dust, medicines, infections etc. It is a good idea to see a medical provider for this kind of case. ...Read more
I have hot and cold flashes I have the shakes I have a body ache more in my back and stomach I am week I am dizzy I have been vomiting all day?
More info would help: Without your age, previously pregnant, etc. it's a little tougher to make the right call here but my first thought if you were in the ER in front of me would be to check if you were pregnant or not. If not, then, we'd draw some blood, get a urine test, possibly a throat culture if there is a sore throat, and then, I'd either get an IV into you and start hydrating or advise you do the same at home ...Read more
I have dizziness, hot and cold flashes, blurred vision, migraines, fatigue, and constant exhaustion no matter how much sleep I get. Also, heart burn.
See neurologist but: I suspect that you all also suffering from anxiety-depression. ...Read more
It : It sounds like you are having severe symptoms, please be medically evaluated by your doctor. Fever with dizziness and loss of strength are concerning for infection, so you need to be medically evaluated as soon as possible. It may help to write down your symptoms and any medications you are on for your doctor. ...Read more
Hi, I am 17 and Ive had problems with my period in the past. I would usually get hot flashes, a rapid heartbeat, cold sweats, dizziness, headaches an?
I have been very dizzy all morning and now suddenly I'm having hot/cold flashes and stomach cramps.
My 5yr old son was diagnosed with Strep th?
My daughter is having current symptoms of cold sweats, hot flashes, coughing, stuffy nose, short of breath, headaches, body aches., dizziness?
Not weird at all: Well, 38 is a bit on the young side for menopause, but it happens. Early ovarian failure or surgical menopause can happen at any time. And the hotflashes can be followed by some nausea, dizziness, sweating etc... It is actually quite common. Most menopausal symptoms are mild, but some people have very severe symptoms requiring treatment. If bothersome to you, consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more
You need to be seen: If this lasts more than a day or two and please stay very hydrated. ...Read more
I get sick to my stomache, dizzy n hot feel like passsing out. When I go form different temp like cold to hot. What could this be?
Near-syncope.: This merits a careful history and physical exam. By checking one's blood pressure sitting and standing one can determine if the pressure is falling when one is upright. If that provides no answer, perhaps a 24 hour holter monitor test and/or a tilt-table test might yield a clue. ...Read more
My bf is sick & he doesn't know what it is . He gets dizzy when he stands/walks he can't keep anything down he gets hot then cold & feels like pukin?
Vertigo: It sounds like he may have fluid in his ear which is causing him to have vertigo. He should be evaluated by a zent physician immediately. ...Read more
Viral: You may have a viral infection. If it persists with taking fluids and resting past a few days or if it gets worse you should see a doctor to rule out infection or other hormonal problems. ...Read more
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
I am naused, dizzy and having hot flashes. Before all this I've been feeling weak. Help what is wrong with me?
See your doctor: This is a cluster of very nonspecific symptoms, and impossible to assist you with online. See your doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more
Anytime im hot, I feel very sick. I feel nauseous, dizzy and like I am going to faint. When its cold out, I feel great. Why is that? How can I fix it?
Could be normal: If this is how you've always been or can remember being then, it likely is the way your system has been calibrated by nature. On the other hand your doctor may consider checking parameters such as thyroid or your female hormones. They may even choose to recommend autonomic function testing if other information is present or get an MRI of the brain with contrast if certain information present. ...Read more
What to do if I am feeling nauseous, dizzy, cold/hot, weird headaches, weak, off and on for 3 weeks?
Thats easy: Three weeks! Time to see your doctor. Be sure to bring list of your symptoms as you might forget to tell them everything. 90 percent of medicine is the history. They will give you a good look and ask other questions. Likely they will order at least some blood tests too. Lots of good diagnosticians in and around chicago. ...Read more
Hia I've bin abroad and since I got back I've bin sick dizzy and hot a cold sweats palms sweatin what is it?
Where'd ya go?: Hi. As you know, there are nasty infectious bugs all over the world that vary by region, climate, etc, exposure to which can cause bad stuff. I'd recommend you see your doctor and see whether a referral to a travel clinic is warranted. They'll know what nasties to check for depending on where you went and what you did there. Good luck and I hope you get well soon! ...Read more
These symptoms dizziness weak tired all the time feeling sick collapsing headaches pain in my sides go hot and cold what wrong with me is it serious?
Hard to know: It's not possible to diagnose your symptoms without an in-person exam, or comment on the seriousness of any conditions which might be present. I suggest you please see a physician asap. If these symptoms are acute and you're "collapsing, " please go to an er rather than waiting for an appointment. ...Read more
What is this? If I take a warm, cold, hot bath, when I get out a look into the mirror. I get really dizzy and fall... What is this? Every time
Have your BP checked:
Your blood pressure perhaps may be dropping when you're taking a shower and when you suddenly stand up.
Have someone check your blood pressure on a lying position, then 5 minutes later on an upright position.
If there's a drop in either systolic or diastolic pressure by 10-15 mm hg, you could have orthostatic hypotension.
Go see your dr for a thorough exam. ...Read more
50/f having some hot flashes for about 6 months. Now the are more frequent and intense along with dizziness and nausea. Is this common for menopause?
Menopause: Have your periods stopped? If you are entering menopause, the hot flashes are usual. Some women get these quite badly... Some do not. They are typically most pronounced the first 5 years of menopause, but can last much longer. Estrogen is the most effective way to decrease these. Discuss this with your doctor. Dizziness and nausea are not usual symptoms. This could be due to other factors. ...Read more
I am going through menopause I get hot flashes and then have anxiety and dizziness what can do to help with this because i have to take ANTIVAN to hel?
Per current recommendations, your PCP might consider low dose or hormonal replacement therapy if you have no contraindications. If that is not a good option for you, certain antidepressant drugs have been proven to help and can be prescribed by your PCP.
Regular exercise, low sugar and low animal protein diet, breathing exercises, hydration and acupuncture can also help. ...Read more
Head is really hot, not for sure if it is a fever and really dizzy . And getting really cold but hot to the touch, what do I do this id's the 2nd day?
See a doctor: This is not something that can be diagnosed on the internet. You must be seen, a history taken and examined. Your family doctor would be a great resource. Go soon, and I hope all will clear up quickly. ...Read more
Need to see doctor: There could be one of many reasons you are experiencing these symptoms. For the most likely cause, and proper recommendation for treatment or resolution, it would be best if you would see you doctor for a complete check up. ...Read more