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How To Stop Vertigo
How can I stop vertigo from eustachian tube defects? Happens everytime the weather changes :/ . Im too old to have tubes placed- and don't want them
Eustschian tube: Eustschian tube treatment options are somewhat limited, but there are a few things beyond the typical ear tubes, although they are an option.To at least be aware if. Medical treatment consists of oral decongestants and nasal steroid sprays. Sometimes, we'll give oral steroids, but that is only short term. A relatively new option is a balloon dilation procedure. It actually works quite nicely. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A type of dizziness where the patient inappropriately experiences the perception of motion usually due to a dysfunction of the inner ear apparatus. It can be associated with nausea, vomiting and an unsteady gait. Vertigo is classified as either peripheral (inner ear or vestibular problem) or central (injury to the balance centers of ...Read more
Yes: Dramamine over the counter is Meclizine 25 mgm. It will cause drowsiness. The problem is you do not know why you have the vertigo, nor do you know if it is the result of inflammation in the inner ear or the brain. Although the dramamine will give you some relief of the vertigo, i urge you to get a diagnosis before treatment. ...Read more
I am on sibelium 10 mg since 2 year for migraine and vertigo. vertigo is fine but attacks of migraine are still 5 per month should i stop or continue?
See HA specialist: Do not stop your current medication. Once a diagnosis of migraine has been made effective management of migraine involves three specific strategies: 1) patient education, 2) non-pharmacological management (e.g. acupuncture), and 3) pharmacological (medical) management. See an orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation and professional migraine management. ...Read more
I did cocaine yesterday... I am not a chronic user by any means.... But feel very dizzy and have vertigo today. What can I do to stop it?
Don't use cocaine.: Step 1. cocaine is not legal, unsafe, can cause serious injur to the sinuses, and can cause heart attacks and other injury via vasoconstriction and compromising blood flow to your organs. One of those organs is the brain. You may have suffered a small stroke. I think it wise to be checked by an MD. I'd also add that when buying street drugs you don't know what is really in them. Visit with a doc. ...Read more
Dr. Stated plaquenil could also be the reason for my vertigo - could vertigo really start 8 months after taking it? I don't want to stop this drug.
Hydroxychloroquine: This drug can produce numerous side-effects with neurological overtones, including vertigo, but it is unusual (although not impossible) to have these develop after 8 mos of treatment. Suggest you work this out with the rheumatologist to see whether this may be related more to your underlying illness than to the plaquenil. Sound like you are already having this assessed. Good luck. ...Read more
Hi my 14 y.o son while playing video game on PS3 gets dizzy or vertigo after a while then he stops. What the cause of this? Anyway to stop this?
Flashing light: The flashing lights and explosions that are depicted in video games may trigger photoconvulsive seizures or migraine episodes that can present with dizziness. Speak to your pediatrician about getting an EEG with photic stimulation. Also consider a referral to a pediatric neurologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Unbearably intense Vertigo from Cholesteatoma. how do i stop it please? cant even laugh or cough w/out evrythin spinning. am on waiting list 4 surgery
You need surgery now: Medications is not the answer. You need to have the cholesteatoma removed ASAP. I suggest you talk to your ENT surgeon and tell him or her about your new increased symptoms. They will probably want to get your syrgery done sooner than later. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have been diagnosed with. Vestibular neronitis. Any suggestions to stop the horrible vertigo and vomiting?
There r many options: Histamine-1 blockers such as benadryl, meclizine, dimenhydrinate (dramamine), phenergan; benzodiazepam like valium; scopalamine; and corticosteroids are options and their use depends on severity of your symotoms. The first three pills ore available otc and all others need prescriptions. So, if otc are not adequate, consult your doc. In the meantime, move your head really slowly! good luck. ...Read more
Wake up with the room spinning for a brief period and it stops.No vertigo throughout the day,just asleep.Helps 2 sleep w/head propped up,Any ideas?
Sounds inner ear: Might want to check on whether it gets worse when laying on left or right side, as that might assist evaluation. But clearly, see otolaryngologist and get evaluation with appropriate otological/ audiological testing, as this may be a persistent issue if not addressed and stabilized. ...Read more
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