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Ammonia like smell when deep breathing. And lightheadedness for 3 days all day without movement. No other symptoms. What could it be? Please.

Ammonia like smell when deep breathing. And lightheadedness for 3 days all day without movement. No other symptoms. What could it be? Please.

Working out: If you are working out too much or burning too much fat/protein due to diet or work out it may produce ketones that are breakdown products of fat/muscle. This can give the ammonia like odor. Starving can do it too.
Some fat burning supplements can also do this. Make sure you have some basic blood work for kidney and liver function testing done, because it is not normal to have the symptoms you do. ...Read more

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Strange smells with episodes of lightheaded and preasure in my head?

Strange smells with episodes of lightheaded and preasure in my head?

Pressure in head: This could be sinus infection. The strange smells could be from the infected areas and the pressure from build up of mucous and infection. Lightheadedness can be due to the pressure. However you really need to be examined to tell for sure. ...Read more

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I just started feeling nauseated I feel warm and hot certain smells are making it worse I felt light headed what is wrong with me?

I just started feeling nauseated I feel warm and hot certain smells are making it worse I felt light headed what is wrong with me?

See below: You may be having a migraine based on the symptoms that you are describing or you could be pregnant. See you doctor for an evaluation to confirm. ...Read more

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The last 2 days I have had a strange onset of a sour milk smell. It is not my hygiene as I am pedantic. I have been light headed for a few days. Other?

The last 2 days I have had a strange onset of a sour milk smell. It is not my hygiene as I am pedantic. I have been light headed for a few days. Other?

Maybe GERD: Sour taste in the mouth can be associated with gastresophageal reflux disease. May need to see your doctor and get some tests and/or treatment to find out. ...Read more

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I have sudden onset of a sour milk smell coming form my skin. I bathe regualry so it is not a hygiene problem. I'm light headed and feel strange.?

I have sudden onset of a sour milk smell coming form my skin. I bathe regualry so it is not a hygiene problem. I'm light headed and feel strange.?

Possible yeast: Women are prone to yeast overgrowth especially close to one's period. Alcohol, sugar, grains and fruit feed yeast. These food can cause low blood pressure, too which can cause light headedness and a strange feeling. Look at life style and eat healthy unprocessed foods every 3 hours, stay well hydrated, use olive oil, probiotics, and use herbs that kill yeast like thyme, clove and rosemary in food. ...Read more

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My stomach hurts and my period blood smells I am aliitle light headed. Do I need to go to the hospital?

My stomach hurts and my period blood smells I am aliitle light headed. Do I need to go to the hospital?

It depends on: Several things. If your period is within last 1-2 weeks and you are not sexually active, then pregnancy is not the reason. If you are sexually active, but recent period, then you may have a vaginal infection. Or you may just have a bad period with some viral infection on board, and it may take a few days to get rid of the stomach cramping and light headedness. ...Read more

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I am anaemic and I take iron meds and folic acid I have been feeling a little light headed for a good two days and the smell of food (eggs especially) has me feeling nausea and I feeling tired and sleepy most of the time?

I am anaemic and I take iron meds and folic acid I have been feeling a little light headed for a good two days and the smell of food (eggs especially) has me feeling nausea and I feeling tired and sleepy most of the time?

I think you need: To be rechecked regarding your anemia...and possibly have a pregnancy test! Feeling tired and sleepy is a frequently reported sign of pregnancy and the nausea, with or without rotten eggs, can be, too. Make a visit to your doctor--you need to see what your current blood count is and have pregnancy ruled out. .. or ruled in!! Good wishes:) ...Read more

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I've been having. .. Daily hives, headaches, ringing ears, metallic taste in back of throat. Lightheadedness/dizziness. Any ideas?? Thanks

I've been having. .. Daily hives, headaches, ringing ears, metallic taste in back of throat. Lightheadedness/dizziness. Any ideas?? Thanks

Medicine?: First question is: Are you taking any medications? What you're describing sounds a lot like medication side effects. ...Read more

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What would cause me feeling faint while smelling metal deep in my nose without a nosebleed?

What would cause me feeling faint while smelling metal deep in my nose without a nosebleed?

Smelling metal: This requires an examination and evaluation. This may be neurological or other. ...Read more

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I am having lightheadedness and unreality feeling what can this be?

? Neurologic symptom: I would like more info to be more helpful. How long and often do you these symptoms occur? Are there other symptoms that occur during or after the lightheadedness and unreality feeling? Do you have any other medical problems or take any drugs that could contribute to your issues? ...Read more

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Does anxiety cause lightheadedness?

Does anxiety cause lightheadedness?

It Sure Can: All of the physical symptoms of anxiety r directly the result of the cascade of physiological events that get triggered when ur primitive fear ; rage brain centers sense danger. Learn about this "fight or flight or freeze" response. See: http://bit. Ly/wzhvqo once u understand the physiology of anxiety, the symptoms make sense. This doesn't make them feel less unpleasant necessarily though! ...Read more

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What is the cure for lightheadedness?

Lightheaded: Depends on what is causing lightheadedness. There can be several reasons depending on your medical history and medications. Seek medical opinion. ...Read more

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Can lightheadedness be psychosomatic?

Psychosomatic: Generally means a physical disease or symptoms that are caused by or made worse by mental factors. Lightheadedness is caused by inner ear problems, motion sickness, medication effects, circulation/blood pressure issues, dehydration and anxiety, among other causes. Because anxiety can make it worse, you might say there are psychosomatic factors, but dizziness is not usually considered psychosomatic ...Read more

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Could masturbating cure lightheadedness?

Could masturbating cure lightheadedness?

Perhapse: I hope you don't expect me attach a corresponding image now.... ...Read more

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Tension on back of tha neck....And lightheadedness?

Tension on back of tha neck....And lightheadedness?

Headache: You may have tension headache, although, lightheadedness is not specific for that but it's not specific for any other disease. Warm compress, gentle rubbing of the neck muscles, Ibuprofen or Acetaminophen may be tried provided no other symptoms are present. If worsens or other symptoms add up, seek prompt medical attention. ...Read more

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Could my lightheadedness be linked to my TMJ problem?

Could my lightheadedness be linked to my TMJ problem?

Very common: Headache, vertigo and dizziness may be caused by TMJ syndrome. See Orofacial Pain specialist for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Can tmj cause lightheadedness? If so, how can it be helped?

Can tmj cause lightheadedness? If so, how can it be helped?

Definitely, yes: Jaw pain, jaw clicking, lightheadedness and dizziness are common TMJ symptoms because it affects your ears. You should see an orthodontist or TMJ specialist to rule out TMJ- Dysfunction. ...Read more

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Can just neck tension cause lightheadedness 24/7 for years?

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor. ...Read more

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I get lightheadedness when I move my head when imlaying down.

I get lightheadedness when I move my head when imlaying down.

Lightheadedness: May be ear or vestibular issues labyrinthitis / neuritis/ otolith dysfunction a variant of vertigo (which is usually exprienced on standing), rarely acoustic neuroma or other brain/ carotid (stenosis/dissection), neck compression (check thyroid) issues There are exercises that can be done for vertigo like Eply maneuver/ Brandt - Daroff. F/u/ w/ ENT. ...Read more

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What serious illnesses can cause lightheadedness and headaches?

What serious illnesses can cause lightheadedness and headaches?

A brain tumor...: ...For one. But most of the time, such symptoms are due to something common, such as a cold or flu. If the symptoms persist, see your doctor and make sure it is not something serious. ...Read more

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Can sleep help relieve lightheadedness? How about eating chocolate?

Can sleep help relieve lightheadedness? How about eating chocolate?

Well, depends: Depends on whether the lightheadedness is due to fatigue (in which case sleep should work) or low blood sugar (in which case chocolate should work). ...Read more

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What can cause tunnel vision and lightheadedness every time I stand up?

What can cause tunnel vision and lightheadedness every time I stand up?

Get medical help: These symptoms related to a change in position may be from an abrupt drop in blood pressure when standing. This can be medication related, or could be cardiac in nature. Sometimes increased intracranial pressure can cause symptoms like this. ...Read more

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Lightheadedness, unbalanced, feeling of unreality. What could cause this?

Lightheadedness, unbalanced, feeling of unreality. What could cause this?

Stress hormones: These are common symptoms of anxiety/panic due to the stress hormones/adrenaline of the fight or flight response. A psychologist trained in cbt can teach you emotional self-help skills to control this response. ...Read more

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I've been having headache about for a year. Also lightheadedness. What causes this?

I've been having headache about for a year. Also lightheadedness. What causes this?

Not ok: This is not ok. While there are many possible causes, it will take a clever physician to determine the reason for your headaches. I am sure your PCP is clever and recommend you see him/her. ...Read more