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Diabetic with BP. Off treatment, medications. Feeling heavy headedness, dizziness, imbalance, pounding in head. Is this due to high blood pressure?

hi, im 22yrs old found out i had diabetes and high blood pressure when i 14yrs old. well recently 2yrs ago my medicade ran out and i couldnt afford to keep seeing my doctor and paying for meds. i went to a urgent care thursday because i had been feeling heavy headness, dizziness , and staggerling when i walk. just got my meds friday and started today taking them....right now i feel heavy headness and heartbeat pounding in my head and when i bend over feels like im going to tilt. can this be from my blood pressure
Asked On : Wed, 27 Mar 2013
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Thanks for your query.
It is quite possible to feel heavy headness, dizziness and palpitation when you are having diabetes and hypertension. You should strictly be compliant with medicine and never miss it. The symptoms you are facing are usual when you blood sugar levels change or blood pressure rises.
Possibility can not be ruled out that when you restart anti hypertensive and anti diabetic drugs it makes you feel odd for some time.
Do not worry and continue your treatment, if symptoms persist then contact your doctor for further evaluation.
Hope it helps
Take Care!
Answered: Wed, 27 Mar 2013
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General & Family Physician Dr. Gopal Krishnam Raju's  Response
it might be the reason
Answered: Fri, 29 Mar 2013
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