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Sometimes when i stand up i get sudden pressure in my head, my heart beat is a little wonky and i feel dizzy. Could this by my ms?

Sometimes when i stand up i get sudden pressure in my head, my heart beat is a little wonky and i feel dizzy. Could this by my ms?

Not necessarily.: Your description raises concern of possible postural blood pressure drop, which could be a medication adverse reaction, but also, associated with a migrainous phenomenon. I do not see a medication to control your ms, only the steroids, which i presume are being used for a relapse. Would suggest starting a potent ms agent soon, and supplementing vitamin d. Have your doc assess all mentioned. ...Read more

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When laying on my stomach I feel sudden pressure in my head behind my eyes & in my ears. My vision gets cloudy & I feel dizzy. Goes away when I sit up?

When laying on my stomach I feel sudden pressure in my head behind my eyes & in my ears. My vision gets cloudy & I feel dizzy. Goes away when I sit up?

Pressure increase: Your symptoms suggest increase in the pressure in your head which then, puts pressure on the optic nerves, the eyes, & well, everything. Increased pressure in the head occurs when pressure in the abdomen increases. This commonly happens when straining to have a BM. Lying on the abdomen is likely causing pressure increases in the head. Try your back. Questions? www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi ...Read more

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What can cause sudden vision changes, pressure in head, and balance issues?

What can cause sudden vision changes, pressure in head, and balance issues?

Increased: intracranial pressure can be one of several causes of your symptoms. An increase in pressure of the fluid that surrounds the brain and optic nerve can be responsible of this phenomenon. Please see your primary care physician immediately if you do not have an ophthalmologist or neurologist. ...Read more

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Sudden onset vertigo pressure in my head headache almost collapsing weak body only last a minute or 2 then trembling n headache n nausea?

Sudden onset vertigo pressure in my head headache almost collapsing weak body only last a minute or 2 then trembling n headache n nausea?

Vertigo: Vestibular issues of the inner ear, with something as minor as some congestion build up in the inner ear can wreak havoc on your balance system and cause your symptoms. It is often self-limiting and will resolve on its own, but if it persists, than see an ENT dr. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Pressure in head when I chew?

Pressure in head when I chew?

Pressure in head: You may have TMJ and when you chew it may cause pressure and/or pain in your head ...Read more

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What causes pressure to build up in the head?

What causes pressure to build up in the head?

Too many to answer: Causes can be: tumor, infection, bleeding, trauma, lymphoma, idiopathic- we don't know why, from surgery, sinus leaks, and so many other reasons, i can't list them. ...Read more

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Why am i having constant pressure in my head?

Why am i having  constant pressure in my head?

Several reasons: There are several reasons behind the occurrence of constant head pain (pressure is also pain) ranging from genetics, muscle contractions, stress, sleep disorders, teeth grinding, trauma, and different medical illness. The exact causes of headaches aren't known. Try applying moist heat on the temples, deep breathing and massage your jaws. Have you consulted your pcp? ...Read more

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Feels a pressure in my head. What could it be?

Headache.: By definition this is a headache. There are at least 25 common causes for a headache and a hundred more less common. The vast majority of headaches even at your age are benign. ...Read more

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Why do I feel pressure in my head upon organsm?

Why do I feel pressure in my head upon organsm?

Benign Coital headac: These are benign orgasmic or coital headaches and usually do not last more than a couple of minutes as pain or pressure but if the headaches are intense and persist after the orgasm than you need to see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a pressure in my head that comes and goes?

I have a pressure in my head that comes and goes?

Head pressure : See u md for evaluation and work up. Good luck. ...Read more

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What could daily pressure of the head be causes by?

What could daily pressure of the head be causes by?

Many possibilities: One would be to tight a hat. But really, there are many possibilities, listing all of them would just cause anxiety over things that are prob not even possible. Best to get an exam, and get a correct DX and treatment if needed. ...Read more

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What can cause feeling of pressure in head, comes and goes?

What can cause feeling of pressure in head, comes and goes?

Many things: Many things can be responsible for this. You need to be examined by a physician who will determine if you need a neurologist , an ENT specialist or tests. ...Read more

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When I bend over it feels like pressure on the back of my head?

When I bend over it feels like pressure on the back of my head?

Head pressure: Pressure there on bending forward can be due to mild strain/inflammation of the musculature or ligaments in your neck which attach to the occiput(back of your skull). If that's the only time you experience the symptom and you have good range of motion of your neck, it doesn't appear to be a serious issue like a bulging disk or arthritic spur. See your physician if you have further concerns. ...Read more

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Why do I feel so much pressure in my head when laying on my back?

Why do I feel so much pressure in my head when laying on my back?

Because...: When you lay down, more blood is shunted to areas that receive less when you are standing. This is one reason for coughing at night, as blood reaches the upper lobes of the lung, much more so than standing or sitting during the day. If your blood pressure is low, this phenomena would be more likely. Talk to your primary care doctor! good luck. ...Read more

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When i lay on my back my head begins to hurt and i feel pressure?

When i lay on my back my head begins to hurt and i feel pressure?

Might be migraines.: There are many causes for migraines, from eating foods like chocolate to drinking wine to exposure to light to being upset to much more. These are often associated with dizziness, visual changes, and nausea. Your lying down might be a trigger for them. I would say first to try pain relievers that you normally use designed for migraines, and if they don't work, see your doctor for more work-up. ...Read more

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Is pressure in my head when im bending over a sign of something serious?

Bend over headache: yes. Either do 2nd opinion with me or go see your Dr. Could be brain cyst blocking off intraventricular aqueduct. ...Read more