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|Posted By : kmhayes - 7/25/2008 6:20 PM|
|alright- this is a new one for me. I have def been feeling a little more fatigue than usual..but I have been feeling dizzy A LOT. when I go from stitting to standing..or even if I just stay sitting...I am making sure to keep hydrated....any ideas? anyone else experience this??
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|Posted By : mamanan - 7/25/2008 7:09 PM|
|I don't know if I have fibro... although my symptoms seem to fit... so this might not pertain. But I had lot sof dizziness for about 6 weeks or so. It was really hard to get through the day at times. I hope this passes for you quickly.|
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|Posted By : Ginny - 7/25/2008 8:20 PM|
Dizziness or a loss of balance is a major symptom of fibro. Not unusual at all. It's annoying isn't it!!! I have trouble walking sometimes. My balance and sense of the dizzies is brutal. I wish I had some advice for you. So far I haven't found or heard anything that helps with this.
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|Posted By : Statgeek - 7/25/2008 8:49 PM|
Today, dizziness was awful. Unfortunately when it was at its worst, I was not at home and could not get to the meclazine (sp?). But I don't know if I have fibro or something else. Hopefully will have some answers on Tuesday.
|Posted By : getting by - 7/26/2008 7:19 AM|
|I would talk to the doctor about the dizziness. Just in case it is something else like blood pressure. |
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|Posted By : Sherrine - 7/26/2008 8:37 AM|
|I will get, what I call, a wave of lightheadedness. It only lasts about 10 seconds but it does happen several times a day. I'm not sure if it's the fibro or the weather fronts in the summer. There is a lot of stormy weather out there and lots of highs and then lows.
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|Posted By : Marlee2 - 7/26/2008 9:09 AM|
|I'm a dizzy blonde. I seem to have a lot of dizziness. Have them to check your blood pressure while your sitting and when you stand up and see if it drops. I do believe that is a lot of my problems, my BP is all over the place. Sometimes I feel like I'm going to pass out it is so bad. When you first stand up stand there a few seconds before trying to walk.
I also get the waves of lightheadedness like Sherrine was saying that only last a few seconds.
I'm sorry your having more fatigue and the dizziness Kelly.
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|Posted By : kmhayes - 7/26/2008 9:11 AM|
|thanks everyone for making me feel better- whenever I experience a new symptom my first thought is "massive brain tumor" my blood pressure is fine, thank you though Karen for double checking. other than the fibro, I am completely healthy. that is what frustrates me the most a lot of the time- I am 23, physically look to be in great shape...but as everyone knows here, how you look and how you feel are two different things.|