Dizziness, Feeling Faint And Shaking

Reviewed on 6/15/2020

This constellation of symptoms and signs can span from cardiac to neurologic issues. In children, be cautious for possible dehydration, especially if it's associated with heat exposure or fever. In adults, particularly older adults and isolated to the hands or head, you may consider neurologic issues, such as Parkinson's dementia. Any new medication, or change in dose of a regular medication, should be considered as a culprit, as these symptoms and signs could be side effects.

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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