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Why do I have an occasional throbbing or feeling of constriction around my extremities ?

Hi I am a 36 year old female. Recently I have noticed a weird feeling in my arms and legs. It feels like I have a band around my extremities at different times. It seems to travel from arm to leg and side to side without any warning. I have also been feeling a little disoriented at times. I started working out in spite of it thinking it would go away if I lost some weight. I am a physical person who feels better except for an occasional throbbing or feeling of constriction around my extremities. I just dont know what can be wrong. It almost feels circulatory. Thank you
Sat, 21 Jan 2012
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I started taking ranitidine 300mg 1-2x daily about 2 months ago for gerd. I read up on it but cant find side effects that would fit whats going on with me.
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The symptoms you mention really dont fit into any specific condition .Still we will try to help you.I would like to have more information on when you have these symptoms and how is your food intake related to these symptoms ? Do you have any dizziness , nausea or burning sensation in your stomach .It definitely cant be side effects of the drugs you are taking.Please provide these details as a comment here for better advice.You can mail me too.
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