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Hot Flashes And Fainting
See your doctor : Any shortness of breath could represent a serious condition such as pneumonia, asthma, allergies, pulmonary embolism, or other serious and potentially life threatening issue. See your doctor as soon as possible for a complete work up and treatment. Hope you feel better soon. ...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
Cramps, hot flashes: Hi sarah, you are pretty young for hot flashes and night sweats. Cramps can be easily treated with nonsteroidals like motrin. If you are suffering from hot flashes and night sweats you might want to see your doctor for some blood work to check hormone levels such as your thyroid. Good luck! ...Read more
Are hot flashes and dizziness symptoms of pregnancy? I am only 20 and lately i've been havin hot flashes, cravings and dizzy spells.
Too vague: His could be a symptom of just about anything. Need more specific details. ...Read more
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
Symptoms:nauseous, dry heaves, throwing up, loss of appetite, fever, hot and cold flashes, migraines, flushed skin, & uncontrollable shakes.Diagnosis?
Sick: You have listed a number of symptoms describing an illness that could represent a viral stomach flu. Food poisoning could be considered. Headache and nausea are also symptoms that could represent meningitis. In any case, a diagnosis can't be made without proper history and exam. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Related?: Hot flashes are common at your age and are related to a decrease in estrogen production by your ovaries which leads to instability of the 'thermoregulatory' center of your brain. This leads to spontaneous peripheral vasodilation and the resultant 'hot flash'. These specifically are not typically associated with stomach upset, and this should be evaluated, especially if you have heart disease. ...Read more
You need to be seen: If this lasts more than a day or two and please stay very hydrated. ...Read more