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during bike ride after big effort then zero effort ie uphill

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during bike ride after big effort then zero effort ie uphill then over top after a few seconds feel faint, light headed and unbalanced. Blood pressure is OK . Have been riding all winter and titness is not the problem. This has happened 3 times in thelast 4 weeks
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.

Dr. Phil, MD :

Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

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Hi I'm Dr. Phil

Dr. Phil, MD :

Can I ask your first name?

Customer:

John

Dr. Phil, MD :

Hi John

Dr. Phil, MD :

Nice to meet you

Customer:

Hi

Dr. Phil, MD :

Do you take any tablets for any reason?

Customer:

No

Dr. Phil, MD :

okay good

Dr. Phil, MD :

are you drinking water?

Customer:

I do drink some water. I amm hydrated when I ride

Dr. Phil, MD :

okay good

Dr. Phil, MD :

any family history of heart trouble?

Customer:

No

Dr. Phil, MD :

any other symptoms at any other times or just this?

Customer:

Not really. Maybe slight light headedness but that might be focusing on things too much

Dr. Phil, MD :

ok

Dr. Phil, MD :

anything else different?

Dr. Phil, MD :

supplements?

Dr. Phil, MD :

anything?

Customer:

No. I use the same energy drink when riding as I have for 2 years

Dr. Phil, MD :

what drink?

Customer:

High5 Energy Source

Dr. Phil, MD :

okay.

Dr. Phil, MD :

I would try stopping that an see if it helps

Customer:

ok

Dr. Phil, MD :

If that doesn't help you need a cardiac test

Dr. Phil, MD :

stress test and echocardiogram

Dr. Phil, MD :

ok John?

Customer:

ok I will speak to my doctor

Dr. Phil, MD :

alright.

Dr. Phil, MD :

Any more questions John?

Customer:

I did have an ECG a year ago and all was good. It was a requirement for flying licence

Dr. Phil, MD :

okay

Dr. Phil, MD :

stress test and echo are a little more in depth

Customer:

ok will try that

Customer:

Thanks

Dr. Phil, MD :

you're welcome :)

Dr. Phil, MD :

did I do excellent work for you John?

Customer:

Very good work !!

Dr. Phil, MD :

Thank you sir :)

Dr. Phil, MD :

please don't forget a rating for me

Customer:

I will do it now

Dr. Phil, MD :

thx

Customer:

Bye

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