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What Are Typical Symptoms Of Vasomotor Instability
Vasomotor instability refers to a condition where there is poor communication between the blood vessels and the autonomic nervous system. Common consequences of this entity include
labile blood pressure and skin blotching, defective temperature control and episodic fever.
This condition can be associated with dysautonomia or associated with hormonal changes as seen in perimenopausal women. ...Read more
There is no such ent: Vasomotor instability is not a well defined condition. So I would not consider it a disease or problem that you should worry about. If you start regular exercise and learn relaxation technique it would help you to get over your symptoms and health concerns. Good luck ...Read more
Vasomotor instability of the nervous system tingling goose bump like shiver feeling on right side of head when period started why does this occur?
Form of Dysautonomia: Dysautonomia refers to a constellation of symptoms and signs that are related to malfunction of the autonomic nervous system. This is part of the body that regulates involuntary actions between the sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous system. Involuntary functions include things like heartbeat, breathing, digestion, and body temperature regulation. During menses these systems are activated. ...Read more
See below: Causing or regulating dilation or constriction of the blood vessels. ...Read more
Anything else: Allergic rhinitis is rhinitis symptoms (congestion, runny nose, sneezing, postnasal drainage) from allergens (plant pollen, mold spores, dust mites). Vasomotor rhinitis is usually caused by irritants: strong smells, smoke, dust, changes in temperature and humidity, hot or spicy food, among others. ...Read more
Vasomotor rhinitis: Vasomotor rhinitis is the old term for non-allergic, non-infectious rhinitis. So it is not allergies and not infections, but runny stuffy nose triggered by irritants such as temperature change, weather, smoke, perfume, etc. Avoidance is best, but not always practical. Topical nasal steroid sprays, the anticholinergic nasal spray atrovent nasal as well as astelin/astepro may all help. ...Read more
Get help: Accurate diagnosis is essential and depends on key elements of your history and testing to rule out allergy. Nasal antihistamines are most effective, alone or in combination with nasal steroid. ...Read more
See an allergist: Vasomotor rhinitis doesn't affect vision, but some of the medications used to treat it might. Your eyesight is nothing to play around with - you need to get this checked out. If you're taking meds for it, see the person who prescribed it; if it's not under control, see an allergist. If you deal with the vasomotor rhinitis and the vision problems persist, see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more
I'm 18 and have vasomotor rhinitis for 2 years. I never go out because I have to avoid irritants, will I be stuck with this forever, is there any cure?
Vasomotor rhinitis: Yes you could be allergic to medication. ...Read more
Allergy testing: By getting allergy tests you will know. Otherwise the symptoms are very much the same. ...Read more
Pressure rises: In the vessel. You sound like a biology student or med student, or doctor testing me. See an eye doc. Check for glaucoma, increased intracranial pressure by having the doc dilate your eye and looking at your retina, and see if your optic disks are choked or abnormal. Did I pass-:). ...Read more
Can anxiety cause vasomotor rhinitis? One ENT dr suggested taking ssri use for chronic nasal and throat issues, but I don't understand relathion
Treat the irritation: Likely the dr was trying to say that you were heavily focusing on things that most people consider minor irritations. This is seen in depression. I would speak to your primary care physician or possibly a psychiatrist about depression if you think it could be an issue. ...Read more
Yes: Patients with vasomotor rhinitis often note an increase in the nasal drip when in social situations. I'm not sure of ssri's would help. I find the best treatment is ipratropium nasal spray. Two sprays every 6 hours as needed espsecially before situations which trigger the runny nose is often extremely helpful in controlling the runny nose. ...Read more
I'm curious what is the subcortical nerve centre and the vasomotor centre? What is it relation with the heart? Thanks
Related.: Yes, they can all be related...Get a more detailed answer ›
What is the difference between coronary vasomotor dysfunction and coronary microvascular disease?
Apples vs oranges:
Coronary Vasomotor dysfxn has to do with autoreg of blood flow to the heart. This involves sympath / parasympathetic innervation of the heart from the brain stem.
Coronary Microvascular dz specifically involves the meta-arterioles in the myocardium that regulate blood flow to a defined local area of the heart. Meta arterioles react to metabolic by-products opening or closing blood flow in that zo ...Read more
I am 26 yo m with vasomotor rhinitis, my concern is sometimes I get powerfull sneeze with a feel of vibrating all my body parts (internal and external)?
What is the best way to treat enlarged turbinates caused by vasomotor rhinitis? - I have tried all the sprays nothing has helped
If you find that drainage is comming from your head and it is not vasomotor rhinitis or allergy what else can it be. Do I need a xray on my head.
Possibly Dental: Have you been to your dentist latley? It is possible that you have dental abscesses that\ are casusing some drainage. Often the top teeth will have an abscess draining into the sinuses and as long as the infection finds a way to drain, you may not have any pain. Also, a full mouth series of dental x-rays might give some clues as to other possible problems if it is not dental related. ...Read more
Left ear intermittent sharp pain, happens many times a day. I have vasomotor rhinitis, just got over bad sinus attack. Will pain eventually go away?
Ear pain: Hello, I find it unlikely that your ear pain is coming from vasomotor rhinitis or sinusitis. Do you have pain to touch or pull on your outer ear? If so, you probably have otitis externa, a deeper pain may be an otitis media however that would be accompanied with a fever and you being ill. It may be a referred pain from your jaw. Best bet is to see your doctor. ...Read more
What r possible treatments of vasomotor rhinitis? Pls can u advice all poss treatm if poss? Been to ENT but he was not helpful, nhs isn't v.Good in uk
Only noradrenergic antidepressant works for me, does inderal (propranolol) acts negative on noradrenergic effects of antidepressant? At vasomotor centers. Regards.
Venlafaxine: It's not the vasomotor centers that are important in antidepressant response; it's the neuron synapses in the brain. Effexor (venlafaxine) inhibits reuptake of both serotonin and ne. Inderal can suppress some of the physical symptoms of anxiety (rapid heart rate, sweaty palms, tremulousness, etc). Some on chronic (not intermittent or "prn") Inderal have had more depression. Not everyone. You should be okay. ...Read more