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Pregnant Lying Down Blood Rushing To Head
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Can low blood pressure cause you to feel dizzy with eyes closed when lying down and fine every time else, like bending head side or down. ?
Probably not: If low blood pressure is source of sensation you are calling dizziness, it would usually worse when you are upright. There are certain types of vertigo and disequilibrium that are worse when you have your eyes closed. Consider an evaluation with your pcp about whether your blood pressure is low or other causes for these symptoms. ...Read more
Sitting down earlier and when I lay down to go to sleep sometimes pulse reads 41bpm with palpitations.upon standing raises to 60-70 bpm.Problem?
No worry: Our heart rates usually slow down when we rest and increase with activity. If your heart rate is slow and you feel dizzy or ill, some intervention may be required. However, as in your case, if your heart rate returns to normal on rising or with activity, that's OK. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Blood pressure: Generally drops a bit on standing and then returns to baseline. ...Read more
My blood pressure drops 85/50 when I sit down but goes up to normal when standing. dizzy and lightheaded. what could cause this? Normal pulse.
B Blockers: If you are on Atenolol - a Beta blocker for your heart. Consider if you had these symptoms before starting a B Blocker for your heart. This could be related to the medication. You should follow up with the prescriber that gives prescribes this medication to you and repeat your concerns. The prescriber can evaluate you and consider alternative treatment options vs testing vs referral. ...Read more
Orthostatic headache: Orthostatic decrease of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) pressure thus leads to compensatory dilatation of pain sensitive intracranial venous structures which in turn causes orthostatic headache and facial pain/pressure. Rec. See a pain management or orofacial pain specialist for comprehensive evaluation. ...Read more
When sitting down and placing my head down to look at my lap, i get neaseous that comes up to my chest. Vertigo?
My blood pressure from lying to standing is 94/59 lying to 88/57 standing and heart rate from 69 to 117. Why?
Having hard time getting blood pressure regulated. Have noticed when reaching up that i feel could pass out when head gets compressed to neck.
Passing out: You may have an arteriosclerotic plaque partially blocking your carotid artery. Have your internist check the pulses in your neck. He may want you to go for an MRI of your carotid arteries . If blockage is present he may send you to a neurosurgeon to have your arteries reamed out. ...Read more
I get strong head pressure when lying down to go to sleep. It feels as if blood is rushing to my head and stays there. Strong heart beat as well.
Having head pressure and off balance also vertigo any ideas when I move my head forward the pressure moves forward?
Needs evaluation: Symptoms of headache and gait imbalance could be related to increased intracranial pressure. Changes in pain with head movement could related to instability of the spine or cranial/spinal junction. If these symptoms are present, consultation as soon as possible for evaluation is essential. A neurologist and an emergency provider are examples of providers likely able to evaluate further. ...Read more
I feel pressure in the back of my head when lying down after 1 minute. The pressure feels like it is pulling my head back to pillow. Head MRI clear.
I have automatic dysfunction,low blood pressure and chronic Lyme,MVP,irregular heartbeat. Bad Headaches when laying down that ease when I sit up? Why?
Lyme: You got bitten by a tick. And everything can be due to that. unless autonomic came first. ...Read more
Pressure in head and slightly blocked nose when lying down. Symptoms go away completely when I walk around and stand up. What is this ?
Laying down my blood pressure is 103/60, sitting 105/65, and standing about 131/85. Sometimes back down to 117/78, Is it normal to be higher standing?
Depends: When you measure it, and your activity. Immediately after rising your BP can be either high or low. ...Read more
My pulse is high while standing up but when i lower head looking at floor pulse go down imediately. Why?
Possibly GERD or OH: I think of 2 things which could cause nausea by placing the head down. One would be reflux of acid into the esophagus and the 2nd is benign paroxysmal positional vertigo. Also, depends on what you mean by "head down"-- do you mean as in reclining back in the chair or placing head forward on the lap or between legs? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can enalapril cause orthostatic tachycardia? When I stand up my blood pressure drops(not hypotension)and heart rate goes up. Normal when laying down.
Yes, has been descri: Orthostatic tachycardia (or postural tachycardia) has been described with enalapril. It may be due to an interaction with other medications (most commonly antidepressants and sedatives), however, & not enalapril per se. Talk to whoever prescribed the enalapril, and go over ALL of your symptoms & medications. Hopefully, you both can get to the cause & find optimum treatment. Best Wishes & Thank Yo ...Read more
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