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Doctor insights on: Why Do I Feel Faint When Hungry

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Why do I feel faint when hungry?

Why do I feel faint when hungry?

Faint: If not on medications, most likely blood pressure drop from change in posture or heat or diet. ...Read more

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On 90mg cymbalta a day , i'm switching to lexapro.Dr said to take 60mg cymbalta and 20 mg lexapro a day for a week.Is this ok? I feel faint/bad !how relieve faintness? Is serotonin syndrome a concern?

On 90mg cymbalta a day , i'm switching to lexapro.Dr said to take 60mg cymbalta and 20 mg lexapro
a day for a week.Is this ok? I feel faint/bad !how relieve faintness? Is serotonin syndrome a concern?

Talk to doc: Serotonin syndrome is always a concern but your psychiatrist usually takes this in to consideration while switching from one serotonin acting drug to another. If you have any concerns call the doc and explain your symptoms. ...Read more

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I get faintness after exercising, heartbeat feels faint, feels as not enough blood going to head, not low blood sugar as have eaten, have to lie down,?

I get faintness after exercising, heartbeat feels faint, feels as not enough blood going to head, not low blood sugar as have eaten, have to lie down,?

Multiple: factors at play. It is advised to obtain a complete history and physical exam with your primary doctor, including full laboratory panel, EKG and possible see a cardiologist. ...Read more

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Drank 4pts beer last night and feel especially ill. Diarrhea, vomiting, hot and cold sweats, faintness. What can I take to alleviate symptoms/recover?

Drank 4pts beer last night and feel especially ill. Diarrhea, vomiting, hot and cold sweats, faintness. What can I take to alleviate symptoms/recover?

Pancreatitis: If this doesn't rapidly resolve with oral hydration and abstention from alcohol, i would suggest you see your pcp and or GI md to test you for pancreatitits. This sounds like the symptoms/results from an episode of binge drinking. ...Read more

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I am feeling Nausea and dizziness while my stomach is low on food. Sometimes the pain goes to the brain or I feel faintness . once I am on Food its Ok?

I am feeling Nausea and dizziness while my stomach is low on food. Sometimes the pain goes to the brain or I feel faintness . once I am on Food its Ok?

PERHAPS you have: low blood sugar issues. Please see your doctor. Also, make sure you eat regularly. Do not skip breakfast. Graze by eating a little protein every few hours. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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What causes faintness? Not exercising enough?

What causes faintness? Not exercising enough?

Complex answer: If this has happened more than once you need to see your doctor to determine what is going on and the cause. ...Read more

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2 second palpitations occuring every 10 mins or so for hours post workour after I started 1.5hr daily intense exercise again 2 days ago. No faintness.

2 second palpitations occuring every 10 mins or so for hours post workour after I started 1.5hr daily intense exercise again 2 days ago. No faintness.

Be seen: I would sure be seen and you may benefit from an echocardiogram and/ or a stress test. There are numerous reports of even high level athletes who have congenital and developmental cardiac conditions that manifest themselves during exercise. ...Read more

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Will low sugar be causing extreme dizziness and faintness?

Will low sugar be causing extreme dizziness and faintness?

Yes: Blood sugar below 70 commonly causes this. However rapid drop in blood sugar, even if still above 70 can do the same things. ...Read more