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Vertigo and Dizziness

Also known as Benign Postural Vertigo, Buccastem, Cyclizine, Dizziness, Labyrinthitis, Motion Sickness, Prochlorperazine, Stemetil, Vestibular Neuritis

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  • How do you get to doctors if you’re dizzy?

    At this point, I have incapcitating vertigo. I don’t feel well enough to go anywhere and, more importantly, I’m afraid. I have dealt with dizziness and vertigo on and off all my lofe but I always panic when it gets bad and I’m basically bedridden.  How does everybody here get to doctors, take care...

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  • Feeling 100%% worse need to know not alone

    You may have read my last post I'm not sure what's happening 7 YEP 7 months ago I had a strange feeling of feeling like coming down with something then I developed vertigo unbalanced and generally feeling c**p.This continued untill last week still have all them symptoms plus severe headache no...

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  • Vertigo when driving

    Hey everyone, I am 47 years of age and i have been experiencing vertigo set off mostly by driving for the past 3-4 years. In the beggining i was so scared and didnt know wbat it could be i went to the doctor and made me a check up and they said i was fine. Alnost everytime i drive it sets off especially...

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  • rocking/swaying dizziness for over 2 months

    Hey guys, so this is my story: My name is Brittany. I'm 28 years old and since the beginning of November I have been experiencing this chronic disabling rocking/swaying dizziness (over 2 months). I had gone on vacation with my friends and sister at the end of October to New York. I had also gotten...

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  • Neck pain, dizziness, light-headed...help!

    Hello, The neckpain I have been experiencing for several years now (chiropractor helped but as of last year stopped helping my pain), the dizziness came on last fall and stopped me from going on my usual jogs. Then came the light headed feeling (yay, not!). I tried taking pain killers (Ibprofen), getting...

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  • Totally devastated by this illness!!

    Hi All I've posted before but today I'm having a really bad day. Feeling so nauseous with my ear full and ringing. After having a good day yesterday with a slight bit of wobbly head I woke up to feeling c**p. Even my jaw feels funny today like it's to big for my mouth. Odd I know. Can I...

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  • Really need some advice struggling

    Hi I have been told that I have off balance feelings and vertigo due to an ear problem probably meniere's I am struggling with the following symptoms regularly throughout the day I am unable to do practically anything as I feel constantly about to pass out even if I'm just sitting on the couch...

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  • Strange Cross-eyed Feeling causing Loss of Balance

    For about the past 2 years I have suffered from a sudden feeling of visual imbalance or cross-eyed sensation (although not actually cross-eyed)! This in turn causes a type of vertigo involving loss of balance accompanied by nausea. This lasts for approx 10-15 minutes before my vision returns to normal....

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  • I’ve been told it laby and I’m so scared by the feeling

    Hi I been told it labyrinthitis how ever u spell it the doc hasn’t done any tests  just made me touch my nose walk etc looked in ears but came after a virus  so Thts why he guessing this .  He said Friday when I went back for  second time  tht he thought it was getting better...

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  • How often should I do the half-somersault manoeuvre?

    Someone posted about this manoeuvre on here a week or so ago, but I can't find the post now. I think whoever it was also mentioned how often you should do it, and how long you need to continue. I'd be very grateful if you'd post again. As I'm suffering from BPPV - not for the first time...

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  • Sudden and severe attacks

    Hi all I'm new so pls be gentle 😁 I've just found out about labrinthitis because apparently it's what I have after months of tests and frustration. I have severe attacks with hideous migraines. I'll have nothing for a month or 2 and then I'll suddenly wake up one morning...

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  • Vertigo Like Illness. Need help with self diagnosing

    Hi, for the last year and a month I've been dealing with severe symptoms that mimic Vestibular Neuritis, Labrynthitis, or other veritgo like disorders. Let me explain my story Around a year ago in late May I was laying down on my bed. I had no woken up to this illness, I was actually about to fall...

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  • Headache

    Hi all Just a quick question. I've posted before regarding labrynthitis etc but wanted to ask if any of you have bad headaches. I've had lab for 4 months now and only recently started to get really bad headaches and a bit nauseous. Starts with bad ear ringing and fullness then the headache comes...

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  • Reoccurring vertigo - advice appreciated

    About a month ago I had my first experience with vertigo. I was waking up in the night and the room was spinning so badly I could hardly stand (trying to get to the bathroom for water to cool down) I went to the doctor who diagnosed vertigo and gave me tablets and it settled in a week or so. Last week...

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  • Vertigo on and off, every 1-2 months, last night woke up spinning

    I'm at a loss of what to do. I had my very first bout of vertigo last summer (2017), while brushing my hair and turning my head, and it was 6 months before it started up again. Since then I have had it one or two days in a row every 1 to 2 months. My doctor diagnosed it as bppv but I worry that it's...

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  • Fed up

    I can't stand I feel off balance, vision has become blurr, I feel my legs jammed and tired and weak stiff neck, eyes and head took much of anxiety when I lye still and breath I feel I have I am floating in air and blood is not flowing in my legs and then my legs suddenly feel normal like someone...

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  • READ THIS IF YOU ARE GETTING VERTIGO!

    1) vertigo is a SYMPTOM, not a disease! You must find the cause to get relief! 2) if you think you have ANY dental issues, this may be at the root of your problem! 3) BPPV is often caused by crystals in your inner ear that break free and bounce off inner ear walls. A simple, two minute test in your healthcare...

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  • Depressed and tired

    So I have been facing this from past 2 years and im 19 I feel off balance, dizziness, diarrhoea, heavy head stiff neck and heavy eyes I cannot lye still I feel I'll pass out my symptoms are so difficult to describe and understand that is the reason I am.unableto find my cure. I also feel while...

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  • Being lightheaded for a year on and off

    Hi guys, I’ve been feeling lightheaded/ dizzy/off balance (on and off) for over a year. Actually I hesitant to call it dizziness because it’s not a spinning sensation (I had vertigo before, I know how it feel). It’s hard to explain but I’ll do my best to explain it. First of all, I do not feel like I...

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  • Labrythitis after affects

    Hi all So I really need some help, January 2017 I woke up feeling dizzy constantly. Next day went to the doctor was told it was labs, went through all that everyone does, the ent visits, MRI. All clear. Had the bad eyes, couldn't go shopping as it would make me dizzy etc, the anxiety came with  it...

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  • Rocking boat dizziness 24/7 for 1 year! Sad and Tired

    Vertigo as if I'm on a boat started off terrible where I could hardly walk the room and especially the ground bouncing up and down, sweating and vomiting- symptoms of vestibular neuritis but diagnosed with mal De debarkment- did go on a boat but was ok for a few hours after - I got this after a shower...

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  • side effects from Buccastem is anyone else having these symptoms

    Hi bit of background only just found this site and need help back in July 2015 I was in bed got up and went into a full blown spin for over 8 hours I was given Buccastem to help the spin and eventually over 12 hours was pretty much back to normal went to get a checkup the following day and everything...

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  • Lightheaded for several months

    Hello All, I've been lightheaded for several months. I've gone to the doctor several times and they keep chalking it up to anxiety. It never seems to go away. I don't get dizzy or anything. A few months ago I was in a car accident. I don't think I got whiplash because the side of my...

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  • Labyrinthitis, Anxiety and Brain Fog

    I've been suffering with Labyrinthitis for a two months now, the dizziness seems to have gone except for random moments. The worse part is even though the dizzness is going away i appear to have constant anxiety all of the time, it is worse when i wake up in the morning and my head doesnt feel the...

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  • Vestibular Neuronitis

    Hi ive been diagnosed with this illness im 45yrs old ive had it for 2 months due to a virus its very uncomfortable everyday they got me on nausea pills which help a little sometimes anxiety kicks in its horrible as been off work cant go and play sport,socialise at all but jus want to know if anyone recovered...

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  • Constant Vertigo for One Year

    I was first stricken with vertigo in May, 2017, and have suffered from it ever since with no improvement. The vertigo is so severe, I have been unable to drive and so have become home-bound. My symptoms are a spinning sensation, dizziness that worsens when I turn or bend my head, and numbness in my extremities....

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