Dizziness And Numbness Or Tingling

Reviewed on 6/15/2020

Dizziness and a tingling around your mouth or fingertips could come from hyperventilating or breathing too fast. This can happen if you are stressed, having a panic attack, or if your blood pressure or blood sugar are too low. Some medicines can also cause symptoms like this. So check with your doctor if you have recently started a new med. But don't ignore dizziness that is new and if you have not had it checked out before. Dizziness and numbness or tingling, especially on one side of the face or body, could be warning signs for a stroke. Call 911 if you think you may be having a stroke.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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