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How Long Does A Sinus Infection Make U Dizzy
6 weeks??: Sinusitis, as well as many viruses, can cause a labyrinthitis, that results in dizziness. This can last sometimes as long as 6 weeks, with symptoms sometimes severe enough that people look drunk when they try to walk or have nausea with it like being seasick! It is important to see your doctor, to rule out something else & diagnose you, and there are some medications that can help the symptoms. ...Read more
In anatomy, a sinus is a cavity within a bone or other tissue. Most commonly found in the bones of the face and connecting with the nasal cavities. Sinus (anatomy), description of the general term paranasal sinuses, air cavities in the cranial bones, especially those near the nose, including: the maxillary sinuses, also called the maxillary antra and the largest of the ...Read more
Dr diagnosed me with frontal sinus infection cause I am having dizziness and feel like floor bounces. Why does it do it worse in tiny rooms?
Vertigo: Dizziness and vertigo go hand in hand. With inflammation of the inner ear that can be the result of sinus problems, can get these symptoms. Because of the problem in the inner ear, the brain finds it hard to coordinate visual cues with those related to gravity and orientation. The small room may be worse because your balance system is more "stressed" visually. ...Read more
I had sinus infection which was detected in mri. I have dizziness/ vertigo which prompted mri. Are these related? How longit will be for vertigo to go
I have suffered with chronic dizziness for three years now since my first sinus infection after thyroidectomy. Doc isn't worried. What can it be?
Dr says I have a frontal sinus infection which is causing my dizziness. Was wondering if saltwater would be ok to use to help clean out my sinuses?
Maybe: Saltwater spray will help clean the nasal passages, but won't do anything with an infection. You need antibiotics or other therapies that is recommended by your doctor. That's check with him or her definitive answer. ...Read more
I am on round 5 of meds for a sinus infection last 2 days I have been really dizzy, so dizzy the room spins. Is this normal? Having sinuplasty feb 25.
I've been experiencing dizziness since February, I've gotten all lab tests done and treated for sinus infection. It comes and goes can it be anxiety?
Dizziness: Anxiety can cause dizziness. This can occur if the individual has an upset stomach as a part of the clinical picture. What is occurring is that the body is placing more blood around the stomach and, since the brain is the primary user of blood, the individual feels dizzy as a response. The brain is signaling that it wants the person to lie down to equalize the blood in the body. ...Read more
Sinus infection: Yes saline spray is great stuff. If you have been feeling bad for about a week you should probably be on antibiotics. ...Read more
It can, but. .....: It can, but you need to see your pcp for further evaluation and to rule out more serious issues, like a brain tumor for example. ...Read more
Dizziness is a common symptom & often it's hard to find the cause. Neither sinus infections or allergies are common causes of dizziness:
http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/dizziness/basics/causes/con-20023004
Ginger has been shown to help with dizziness from motion sickness.It may or may not help for other causes but is safe to try.
Try to find cause. Acupuncture & homeopathy may help. ...Read more
Dizziness over a month, diagnosed with acute sinus media acute sinus infection feels worse along with stinging my head not often last a sec confused?
Can omnicef (cefdinir) make u dizzy shaky short of breath weak and give you back pain? I'm taking it for sinus infection?
Would a sinus infection cause nosebleeds? I get dizzy throughout day and a nosebleed in afternoon for 5 days now, what do I do?
I'm currently on amox clav 875 for sinus infection but after I drink it I feel dizzy all the time is that normal?
I went on a cruise a couple weeks ago and have been dizzy/off balance since and now my ears are hurting could it just be I have a sinus infection that?
My primary put me on omnicef (cefdinir) for a sinus infection but I feel weak and shaky is that normal from this medication? Also feel a lil dizzy? Short breath
Went to my dr today with symptoms of dizziness and she said frontal sinus infection and I passed the nuerological test. Does this mean inner ear ok?
I've taken 1 500mg of clarithromycin today for sinus infection that won't go away feel sick and dizzy should I continue had doxycycline before?
Is it possible to have a sinus infection without congestion? For 8 weeks I've had dizziness, vertigo, lightheadedness, headaches, ear pain and headach
? not ur sinuses: Could be your inner ears, or middle ears, see your doctor or ENT, best wishes ...Read more
I was diagnosed with a sinus infection in left ear. Could this cause dizziness, feeling lightheaded, and tremors.
Short of breath when standing and laying down. Fighting a sinus infection and I feel a little dizzy. No chest pain or arm pain?
Sinus infection: You'll feel better when you get over your sinus infection. Give it some time. ...Read more
Do ear drops ever reach the eustachian tubes? I have what we thought was an ear infection that ended up being a sinus infection.
Floor feels like it moves when I stand up and laying down I'm ok but certain ways I move my head I can get dizzy headed. Dr said frontal sinus infection and said it wasn't bppv nor inner ear. Tumor?
Difficult to say: You'll need a complete evaluation by an ENT specialist and/or neurologist. ...Read more
I had mono went back to the doctor and she didn't see a virus anymore. I still feel dizzy with hearing loss could this be a sinus infection from mono?
Dizzy, hearing loss: Those issues may be somewhat unrelated to mononucleosis. If you had upper respiratory symptoms with the mono, then may be related. I would suggest seeing an otolaryngologist at this point to sort things our further, get a good head/neck exam, and possibly hearing testing. ...Read more
Swollen non tender non painful lymph node by my jaw and ear, I am not sick ear is a bit stuffy, bit of dizziness, no pain, Haven't had any sinus infection
May be fine: If it persists depending on the size you may have to check with your physician ...Read more
I have sinus infection have been on bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) ds after 3 days I got dizzy for about 10-15 min. Took terbutaline 2.5 and abuterol 2 hrs before b/p 126/62?
I have sinus infection. When I lay down I feel a little queasy on stomach. Not dizziness. Just floaty sometimes. Could this be inner ear infection?
I've been on zithromax since 1/21 for inner ear and sinus infection, but still have the dizziness, when will it go away or could it be a brain tumor?
Ear infection: Inner ear infections can affect balance. This is a complex system and usually will recover slower than the actual infection, sometimes as long as 3-4 weeks. If symptoms persist longer than this timeframe, reevaluation is indicated by your treating physician. Brain tumors of the inner ear can cause dizziness as a presenting symptom, but most of these tumors present with hearing loss. ...Read more
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
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