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Heart palpitations with dizziness and nausea caused by anxiety - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   i needed to know i have been getting light headed and dizzy since monday . i don't know if it has to do with a epidural shoot i was given last week friday due to back pains. but these dizzy spells and light headed and nausea has not stopped and my doctor wont return my phone calls. i am also have rapid heart palpation's.
Doctor :   Yes dizzy spells and light headed and nausea could be due to it
Doctor :   But rapid heart palpation's is due to anxiety that you have developed because
User :   but is that normal and why hasnt it gone away
Doctor :   of this thought
Doctor :   It will go away in time
User :   is there anything i can take its horrible feeling this way all day and night
Doctor :   You must visit a Doctor
Doctor :   Not necessarily the same
User :   should i visit my back doctor who did the surgery or my own family practice dr
Doctor :   Not necessarily the same Doctor
User :   ok thank you i was worried
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
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