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Cures to improve postural imbalance - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi Doctor
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   intermittently, when i look down or turn my head in certain position i feel a sort of uneasiness

Doctor :  
Ok
User :  
like an imbalance feeling
User :  
its just for few seconds
Doctor :  
Yes
Doctor :  
It happens
Doctor :  
I will explain you about that
Doctor :   Postural adjustments are controlled by Vestibular apparatus in the body
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and whenever there is sudden change of position
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it becomes diffiucult for the body to adapt
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to the change suddenly
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and hence you will feel that imbalance
Doctor :  
Are you getting it?
User :  
It started only a few months back
User :  
yes
Doctor :  
Ok
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You can avoid it
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by avoiding sudden jerky movements
User :  
Last year i was suffering from cervival spondolosis
Doctor :  
Like getting up suddenly from bed
Doctor :   Yes Sponylosis
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could aggravate it
User :  
c5, c7 had problems
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
How did it proceed, what treatment did you follow?
User :  
is that also the reasons for it
Doctor :  
Not precisely
User :  
I followed an Ayurvedic treatment for it
Doctor :  
but it can aggravate that is make it more severe or noticeable
Doctor :  
Ok
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So how is it now?
User :   when i strain too..much i get a pain in the neck otherwise no
Doctor :  
Ok
User :   Is BP a cause for this imbalance

Doctor :  
So, you need to more cautious of your neck
Doctor :  
BP, only if it is low
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or very high, which is very rare
User :  
oh..ok
Doctor :  
May I know your age and gender?
User :  
I am running 40 and female
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
You can get your BP checked once
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and do it every month, if it is normal
Doctor :  
Monthly monitoring is beneficial
User :   ok

Doctor :  
Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :  
nothing for the moment, Thank you Doctor
Doctor :  
ONe more thing
Doctor :  
Is the imbalance severe?
User :   The duration of the imbalance is for few seconds but the frequency last for hours

Doctor :   Ok
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I suggest you to take a medication for the same for a short duration
User :  
for eg last evening i had for 3 to 4 hours but today i am normal
Doctor :  
Ok
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Do you mind taking a medicine for a short course of 5days?
Doctor :  
Only tablets
User :  
will do it
Doctor :  
Ok
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Is there anything else you want to ask?
User :  
nothing for the moment
Doctor :  
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User :   by the way what is the medicine that i will have to take
Doctor :  
Stugeron, 3 times a day for 5 days
User :  
ok, thanks you and bye
Doctor :   after food
Doctor :  
Slight drowsiness will be there
User :   ok

Doctor :  
But if you fill very drowsy, then you can skip the afternoon dose
User :  
ok
Doctor :  
I hope it is clear
User :   yes

Doctor :  
Fine
User :   thanks Doctor

Doctor :  
Bye
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