What could cause vertigo (inner ear problem)?

Dizziness. Dizziness can mean 1 of 2 things; lightheadedness & vertigo. Lightheadedness is feeling like you're about to faint or pass out & may get nauseated. It is relieved by lying down. It is not serious & usually is caused by drop of blood pressure or blood flow to head when u get up too fast. Vertigo is feeling like you or surroundings are moving, as if u r spinning or falling. It is most likely anxiety.

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I was wondering what would cause vertigo (inner ear problem I think)?

Dizziness. Dizziness can mean 1 of 2 things; lightheadedness & vertigo. Lightheadedness is feeling like you're about to faint or pass out & may get nauseated. It is relieved by lying down. It is not serious & usually is caused by drop of blood pressure or blood flow to head when u get up too fast. Vertigo is feeling like you or surroundings are moving, as if u r spinning or falling. It is most li. Read more...

Would you know if you had inner ear problem or vertigo n would it last 5 yrs daily almost constant 24/7?

Can b same thing. must be hell...vertigo can be caused by inner ear issue but typically resolve in wks to months. 5 yrs is long time...may be related to nerve that controls balance and NOT the ear. Read more...