Have dizziness, weakness, increased BP, loss of appetite. Normal ECG, CPK test reading as 25. Is this the cause for concern?
my mother is 75 years old and for the last six days is experiencing dizziness and weakness. She finds it hard to get up and sit down. Her blood pressure has ranged from 200/100 to 150/80. Since morning she has also been pukish. and has not been feeling hungry. Her ECG report last evening was fine said the doctor and asked me to follow up with a CPK test for which her reading was 25. Need your assistance. Thanks YYYY@YYYY
hello dear thanks for your query at HCM dizziness and weakness may be due to raised blood pressure levels , once blood pressure is under control these symptoms will come down cpk levels are within normal range no need to worry regards
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One month back- I woke up from my sleep and found loss of control for a moment. Just I shook my left hand ,then had palpitations in the heart. Went to Clinic, my ECG and BP were normal. I came back after three days felt mild numbness in my left hand and local physcian said this may be due to spondylitis in my neck. After two to three days ,I felt giddiness after lunch, about one hour after lunch. Then it went off. The next day again there was more severe giddiness (at the same time as previous day).I went to the clinic, and found my sugar as 217. The giddiness got subsided and people said it may be due to sugar. Just wanted Neuro to confirm the first episode that happened at night. I was asked take MRI of brain,MRI of spine ,Carotid Doppler and Echodoppler. My sugar was checked in two labs. For lab1 HbA1c was 6.1 and lab 2 it was 6.5. Lab 2 doctor said diabetics is your problem and gave medicines for the same. I did not take them as per the advice of loocal doctors. I started reducing my sugar intake. In the last week my giddiness recurrence increased and I was getting it at randomly, some lasting for 6 hours. Along with giddiness I was also experiencing fluttering of left eye,nausea and weakness/mild numbness of left hand. I was prescribed a tablet of 8 mg betahistine tablets three times a day. I did have relief from my giddiness. One notable incident happened during this time. After lifting my travel bag weighing 30 kg, I felt intense giddiness and some part lose within my upper arm. 1) I never was had any loss of faculties during any of these days, except for fleeting moments on the night 30 days ago. 2) I have felt 60% of times better after eating or after taking some chocolates or cakes. I am on following medication for the past 4 years. AMLODIPINE-5 mg LIPITOR-10 mg Aspirin-100 mg Vitamins B1 to B12 I took MRI of brain and result was parts of brain as ischemic nature and Neuro Doctor was cool and he said there is no problem, he will analyze further after seeing the spine MRI and Carotid Doppler. He added the incident that happened in the night might reappear and it is not a cause for concern. Till that time he has prescribed 25 mg of stugeron, but stugeron did not suit me. Now Have gonethrough further tests namely MRI spine,CT angio, Corotid doppler,chest X ray, Stomach ultra sound . All these have been found to be normal as per the doctor.My GTT with every half an hour testing for sugar in blood shows fluctuation. Doctor have told this as impaired GTT. Presently I am on vertin 16 mg three times a day and glycomet 500 mg once a day. I was feeling fine,but when I stopped vertin my giddiness reappeared.So I am on vertin 16mg twice for the past 20 days .Doctor has prescribed me the vertin dose in a tapering manner for 12 weeks and that whenever you feel like.CAN YOU FIGURE WHAT IS MY PROBLEM.
I m vineethchowdary 25 years old i work as software engineer one day i had felt down from bus so i went to doctor so they had checked my BP at that time it was 190/100 they told to take rest for that night and they have rechecked on next day afternoon and it was 160/80 and doctor has assisted to take some check up. I had checks like chest x ray, blood tests, blood pressure monitor, ecg , kidney function and CT scan for brain but they are normal and doctor told to wait for a couple of weeks to have again a checkup but two day back i had checked by BP it was 150-160/80-90(two three checkups),so the problem is still continuing so how can i over come it with out any tablets.but now my health is good but some times if i work more than 10hrs per day i m feeling headache if i m feeling any tension or any such thing my heart beat is increasing and again i m getting headache and also i m feeling uneasy.In my daily work some times unnecessarily for small cause i m feeling tense so how could i over come it with out any medicine by daily diet and etc.. and please suggest me the best thing to reduce tense. My Height ---182 cms Weight----86 Kgs
Please read the below case history & awnser the questions at the end Mr. Gurcharan Singh / Male DOB: 24.12.1936 Initially Strong Athletic Built / Non Vegetarian / Tea totaller / Strong Willed 1980: His BP raised to 170/250 and effected all vital organs, resulting swelling in brain, heart enlargement & renal failure (RCF). One of his heart beat got missed in readings of ECGs. He was treated in PGI, Chandigarh (India) and was put on to medicines. 1993: He was taken to local cardiologist due to sudden excess nose bleeding & said cardio physician put him on to some medicines for keeping the BP low. 2001: He felt angina pain in the chest. Was again taken to PGI, Chandigarh (India) for angiography & then was shifted to Escorts Heart Hosp., Delhi (India) & Heart Bye Pass surgery was performed there (CABG done (LIMA to LAD)). 2002: Dr. K.S. Chug (Ex – HOD, Nephrology (PGI-Chandigarh) was consulted. He pointed out that though his BP is stable (80/140) but Urea, Cratenine was on higher side (Createnine – 4.5 & Urea – 132) and put him on additional medicines for the same. Below said is the complete medicine list that was recommended: 1. Tab Dytor 20 mg, once daily 2. Tab Amlopres 5 mg, once daily 3. Shelcal 500 mg, twice a day 4. Alfacip 0.25 mg, once daily 5. Heamup (Iron), once daily 6. Clavix 75 mg, once daily 7. Simcard 10 mg, once daily 8. Razo-D (SOS, if vomit sensation persists) 2005: He again had a severe nose bleeding & nose coterie procedure was done in Silver Oak Hosp., Mohali (India) by an ENT surgeon. 2007: Fistula was made on his left wrist due to Ctatenine – 7.5 & Urea - 220. Consulted dietician again and started recommended dietary precautions & strict medicine routine. Feb’ 2010: - Started taking Homeopathy medicines along with allopathic medicines (primarily as: BERBERIS VULGARIS & ECHINACEA ANGUSTIFOLIA) from a qualified Homeo Physician - Started checking parameters (Urea & Cratenine) on monthly basis & after 2 – 3 months of homeopathy medicines, slight reverse trend in the said parameters was observed for the first time in last 2 years. BP is observed stable on the whole. - Fistula was never used for dialysis but it started budging out like a water filled balloon so we approached local surgeon for closing said fistula & he did the same for us. - Swelling in the feet, itching on back side of neck, less appetite, laziness (feeling sleepy/drowsy in whole of the day time), red/blood coloured patches on his hands & arms, etc. were discussed with homoeopathic physician on weekly basis and with his medicines the same got partially managed. - Body immunity level seems low as frequently catching cough, cold, etc. increased. - Hernia problem also there from quite long but aggravates rarely and got subsided of its own after some time (5 – 6 hrs.) Oct’ 2010: - Mucus (chocolate/brown coloured) vomiting - Severe giddiness/dizziness Was immediately taken to Local Hosp. & was observed in ICU for 24 hrs., CT Scan/MRI done and everything was found normal. Then it was guessed that it may happen due to intake of vegetable with high urea/pesticide spray or aftereffects of Iron capsule (was regularly taking Iron capsule from last 5 -6 years) Jan’ 2011 – Jun’2011: - Cratnine toggled between 6 to 7 - Urea toggled between 180 to 195 Jul’ 2011: Cratnine reached 7.8 Oct’ 2011: - Cratnine crossed 8 - Continuous low appetite / itching on back of neck increased / vomit sensation quite frequently / drowsiness increased during day time / feeling chest pain once to twice a day - Got him admitted in local hospital : • Angiography done: CART done on 15.11.2011 s/o triple vessel disease, patent graft and cardiologist advised that his angina to be controlled with medicines itself as major blood vessels are in OK shape & only a small blood flow interruption in one of the minor veins so no need for putting stunt. • Found that suffering from chronic kidney disease stage V , chronic AF/CVR, unstable angina, hypertension, BPH, coronary artery disease P/S CABG in 2001 (LIMA to LAD). Having frail body & weighing 50.4 Kg. • Started hemo-dialysis ( done on 15 oct, 17 oct & 25 oct) Now it is recommended by the nephrologist that Mr. Gurcharan Singh being a heart patient should opt for Peritoneal Dialysis & surgery to be performed to tackle his hernia, making fresh fistula again & putting catheter in his kidneys. Presently he is on below said medicines: 1. Tab Pantocid-D, twice a day (empty stomach) 2. Tab Urimax-D 0.4 mg, once a day 3. Tab Clavix 75 mg, once a day 4. Tab Flavedon MR, Twice a day 5. Tab Monit GTN 6.4 mg, twice a day 6. Tab Modlip-ASP (10+75 mg), once a day 7. Tab Dytor 40 mg, once a day 8. Tab Shelcal 500 mg, twice a day 9. Tab Alpha-Cip 0.25 mg, once a day 10. Tab Nikoran 5 mg, twice a day 11. Tab Amtas 5 mg, twice a day Our Queries: 1. What type of dialysis is best for him & why? 2. Generally, till how long he can comfortably continue with present heart & kidneys situation. 3. He has been given his first hepatitis shot on 15th Oct’11 & said injection course shall be continued till Apr’12. How to protect him from any type of infections till then? 4. If peritoneal dialysis is recommended, then: - it should be done manually (3 times a day) or with machine (Baxter brand is available here). - What all precautions needed to be taken for making the possibility of infection as ZERO. - Dietary routine (extensive list of items: ‘To be taken with qty.’ & “Not to be taken”) 5. Other precautions (living routine / medicine / diet / which path tests with what frequency) 6. His HB is low as 8.0 so if we will go for HB increasing injections then how to control his BP?
The doctor prescribed Losar 50 mg 1-0-1 in place of Amlopress 10 mg 1-0-0. But I get higher BP in the morning upto noon and lower BP in the afternoons. The BPs are in the range of 180/100 to 150/80.I get giddiness/lightheadedness, ear pain, eye pain when I started using this medicine.What is wrong with the medicine? I consulted a cardiologist. He has now prescribed Pinom H and Cinod tablets. What is your advice/recommendation?
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am a femal that is 5 ft 2 in and 280 lbs. This morning I woke up to dizzyness. I still have dizzy spells from time to time, but am constantly light-headed and lightly thumping. Last night and today my right arm stays in a constant state inbetween normal and numb. Once and a while I have a pain in it but it is not often. I have been in and out of nausea or heartburn all day long. I was wondering if I should go to the ER for a heart problem?
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