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Giddiness in sleeping position - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can I help you
User :   sir last 1 and half month back i had giddiness problem
User :   it started wen i got up in morning,,
User :   it continued for 2 days
Doctor :   ok
User :   i thn consulted doctor on first day itself....and ECG,blood pressure,neck xray is fine.
User :   my sumptoms are that i fellt giddiness only while lying down and then while getting up from bed.
User :   doctor had given me...stuzil and histigo medicine for 5 days
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i was fine thn
Doctor :   ok
User :   but again few days back....after coming from office i ate one XXXXXXXX jamoon and samaosa...i felt litll tired and felt littl sleepy..thn felt like vomiting and same giddiness started..
User :   again doctor has prescribed me same along wid ginko cer and spasmo..something...and i m well now,,,but some pain is there if i press in right side of my right eyebrow
User :   wat exactly may be this...
User :   do i need further tests
User :   ??
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   as this is an online consultation, I have to ask you a few questions because I cannot examine you. It will take some time so please be patient.
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information--
Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status:
Doctor :   Hello are yu there?
User :   yes
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information--Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status:
User :   29/male/xxxx/married
Doctor :   do you have the feeling of the room to spin or produces a sensation of motion
Doctor :   It seems that you have moved out of the chat window, Please get back if you need any medical advice
User :   ya i m here
User :   hello
User :   i am back....some net problem
Doctor :   ok
User :   wat information u want now
User :   yes exactly i feel like room is spinning...but only wen i get up of bed and lye down
Doctor :   ok
User :   that spinnig is not severe..i can control myself
User :   but i m scared as i stay that momnet u really need some one to b around....
User :   r u there
Doctor :   is ther any giddiness while getting up from sitting position
User :   no..once i settle down no problem..
User :   i am going to office regularly..
Doctor :   ok
User :   but .may be because i m under medication i feel bit heavy(minor ignorable in head)
User :   and wen i press in my forehead right to my right eyebrow some pain is there
Doctor :   what is that medication?
User :   this...stuzil...histigo///ginkocer and some spasmo...whic doctor gave me for thsi problem
User :   but medicines are over now
Doctor :   what was the diagnosis?
User :   he didnt told me anything
Doctor :   ok
User :   as my tests for ECG.xray of neck blood pressure and sugar is normal
Doctor :   after the treatment have the symptoms reduced
User :   yes...
Doctor :   ok
User :   i feel much bettr now
User :   but i m scared if it resurfaces....
User :   as it has happend twice now..
Doctor :   ok
User :   ??
Doctor :   it may resurface
Doctor :   look back and
Doctor :   find what was the triggering factor
User :   thats wat i am also thinking...second time i felt tired...vomiting type and gas problem before giddiness...but first time it started from morming wen i woke up
User :   i m very sensitive to external foods...i have seen most of time if something is wrong with one but i will get the problem
User :   i will gwt motions and gas problem..
Doctor :   try avoiding thiose triggring factors
User :   so i try to avoid outside foods by preparing at home
Doctor :   ok
User :   wat may be other factors u feel..which i can avoid
Doctor :   i mean to ask the factors prior to your onset of giddiness
User :   thats wat....i too couldnt find..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   then follow tthese general things ti avoid
User :   u suggest me something which i shouls avoid??/
Doctor :   excess exposure to sun
Doctor :   cold air
User :   is this a very serious problem...which cant be cured..or any brain problem
Doctor :   excessive straining
Doctor :   with the history that you are presenting it seems more to be a infection of vestibule
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, and say when done.
User :   yes
User :   r u there
Doctor :   yes
User :   can u suggest some medicines to avoid this ,,,,and also for sound i feel i dont get much of sleep
Doctor :   The medicine that is required for your condition is prescription based.
User :   r u there
Doctor :   The medicine that is required for your condition is prescription based. These medicine have many adverse side effects and can be prescribed by a doctor after your physical examination.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   which doctor u suggest
Doctor :   could I confirm your contact details sCouo that we can fix the appointment. Your identity will be kept completely confidential.
User :   as i am going to my native....i can do it only after i see my family doctor there
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Doctor :   ok
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