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Drowsiness, back pain after excessive yawning, causes and cure - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   and drowsiness
User :   i m tired
Doctor :   since how long
Doctor :   Please provide these details: Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight.
User :   i m having excessive yawning for 5 days
User :   21
User :   female
User :  
User :   student
User :   single
User :   5-1
User :   52
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   r u able to sleep well
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
User :   i m having back pain for 2 days after the excessive yawning
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing?
User :   no
User :   never
User :   6 or 7 yawns per hour
Doctor :   ok
User :   feeling sleepy
Doctor :   Please mention about the urine,Stools and Appetite, any specific problems with them
User :   no
User :   what to do?
User :   is it serious?
Doctor :   do u have any other medical problems or taking any medicine as of now
User :   no
Doctor :   sure i will tell u why ur getting this
User :   but i had problems with nerve
Doctor :   i need to know the detailed medical history before that
Doctor :   Yawning is a normal response to fatigue and drowsiness
Doctor :   but excessive yawning can be caused by a vasovagal reaction

Doctor :   This reaction is caused by the action of a nerve, called the vagus nerve, on the blood vessels
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