Patient Comments: Dizziness - Diagnosis

Please describe your diagnosis of your dizziness.

Comment from: angelsen68, 35-44 Female (Patient) Published: March 31

I sat by my desk at home doing some work on the computer. I had just gotten back home from having breakfast and suddenly I started to feel dizzy with a sick stomach. I had to drop everything and go lie down on the couch. I haven't felt like this in a very long time. The nausea was so bad that I could not eat for the day thereafter and still had a sick stomach. I went to see my ob/gyn for my yearly check and when he checked my BP it was 116/103, not sure how I should feel. He has requested that I do some testing including CA125, Lipid Profile and a CBC, Mammogram and Ultrasound, feeling a bit scared right now, but we'll see how it goes.

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Comment from: Dizziness, 45-54 Male (Patient) Published: July 28

I am a diabetic patient and it is always normal. I take metformin 850 mg tablet twice a day. Now I have dizziness.

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Comment from: cswier, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: July 21

I have had dizziness for over a week. Yesterday while walking 3 miles I had weakness in my knees, poor circulation in feet, extreme sweating, and was feeling very faint. I drank some water but today am still feeling light-headed.

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Comment from: Hmicole1112, 35-44 Female (Patient) Published: December 01

I have extreme dizziness upon standing and loss of balance. I am feeling like I'm going pass out.

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Comment from: Bernhard, 65-74 Male (Patient) Published: September 26

I have dizziness, constant vision problems, feelings of nausea, and cotton in my head.

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Comment from: Mallory, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: August 19

I have a slight headache, dizziness, ringing in the ears, and dry eye.

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Comment from: hogan, 55-64 Male (Patient) Published: June 25

My dizziness comes and goes. Today it hit with a vengeance two or three times, I had to sit down while everything spins out of control. I'm getting scared that I'm going to have a stroke or something worse. Hope there's help for me.

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Comment from: FirstLa1, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: May 30

I feel dizzy/lightheaded when I am sitting talking to someone or sometime while I am alone.

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Comment from: DAR, 35-44 Female (Patient) Published: May 22

I get very dizzy and almost pass out when I laugh hard. It is really scaring me.

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Comment from: Carol H., 75 or over Female (Patient) Published: May 21

I am feeling dizzy and off balance and have nausea.

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Comment from: slow n old, 65-74 Male (Patient) Published: May 12

I was standing up turning a screw and I looked down to get a screw driver. I became very dizzy and a feeling of things moving. I barely got to the couch to sit down. I was very hot and felt sick to my stomach.

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