Dark spots in vision, fast heart rate, can't stay still

Posted , 2 users are following.

My gf has had this thing twice now where her vision will have black spots, her heart will race for 10-15min, and it's beating so fast she can't keep still. She won't go to the doctor, but she seems to think it's related to blood pressure. This time she bent down to get something from the floor quickly. Anyone have any ideas? Thank you

0 likes, 4 replies

Report / Delete

4 Replies

  • Posted


    Would your girlfriend go along to a pharmacy and ask them to check her BP if she doesn't want to go to the doctor? Maybe get her eyes checked by an optician? Other than that you could buy a BP monitor to check it yourself. Just some ideas. Perhaps it's anxiety. Try to persuade her to get it checked out otherwise her anxiety will get worse.

    Good luck!

    Report / Delete Reply
    • Posted

      She currently goes to school for nutrition and all and kinda checks it a lot and it appears normal. The last time this happened was maybe a month ago at most? So there's a big gap between. I'll try to convince her of going somewhere though

      Report / Delete Reply

Join this discussion or start a new one?

New discussion Reply

Report or request deletion

Thanks for your help!

We want the forums to be a useful resource for our users but it is important to remember that the forums are not moderated or reviewed by doctors and so you should not rely on opinions or advice given by other users in respect of any healthcare matters. Always speak to your doctor before acting and in cases of emergency seek appropriate medical assistance immediately. Use of the forums is subject to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy and steps will be taken to remove posts identified as being in breach of those terms.

newnav-down newnav-up