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What could be the cause of dizzy spells ?

I feel, as though I am in a merry go-round. In bed it occurs when I turn over from one side to the other. Specially on the left side and when I try to get up.
Thu, 17 Mar 2011
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I was having dizzy spells like you mention and it sounds like Mennierres Disease. It is an inner ear imbalance.
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General & Family Physician Dr. Vaishali Hebbar's  Response
Hello There.
Welcome to healthcare magic forum..
Dizzy spells may be due to problems in brain, ear or heart. You need to consult a ENT specialist and get various investigation to rule out problems related to your ear..
You also need check your Blood pressure to rule out orthostatic hypo-tension.
Hope this helps..
Take care..
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i am haing the same issues n noone seams to know anything to help me an it is scarry
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i am having the same issues and no one seams to know anything to help me and it is scarry
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