Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
143 Doctors are Online

I have dizziness after a 4-5 hours of sleeping. Have hypertension

Hi i am a breastfeeding mom.I just get continuous 4 to 5 hours of sleep at night everyday.when i get up in the morning and do my cooking,when i stand still i feel like i may fall down and feel dizzy. I do have hypertension after pregnancy and i am on meds for that. all my haemoglobin and blood level are normal.and also thyroid is normal.what could be the problem.i am not able to differentiate if it is tiredness/dizziness/sleepiness.
Asked On : Fri, 28 Jan 2011
Answers:  1 Views:  131
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Topics
General & Family Physician 's  Response
are you monitoring your blood pressure?you may have postural hypotension, in this condition person feels giddy in standing position,so get your blood pressure checked in sitting as well as standing position.
try to get 6 to 7 hour sound sleep also.
Answered: Fri, 10 Jun 2011
I find this answer helpful

1 Doctor agrees with this answer

Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor