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while i was working feeling fine ,suddenly came light headed

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while i was working feeling fine ,suddenly came light headed like am i going to faint, had to take few deep breaths and check my heart rate about 90 bpm .
took awhile before coming down .
i am male 55
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
I noticed you couldn't enter chat mode Les

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I am thinking dehydration

lightheadedness plus high heart rate is classic dehydration

Have you been dehydrated?

Do you take any medicine or have any medical problems?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

about being dehydrated after my dizzy spell had a milo then a small drink of juice 2 hours later thats all to next mourning a coffee still feeling not quite right

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
You might be having an electrolyte problem or kidney issue due to dehydration

I would see a doctor and have your blood checked
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

whats an electrolyte problem and how soon i should see a doctor

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
Your sodium and potassium can get out of whack when you are dehydrated

This can make you feel funny

I would get seen today if you can
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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
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I appreciate the excellent rating.

I would be happy to help you in the future. Just ask for feedback. Thank you. :) Dr. Phil in your question opening or bookmark this page http://www.justanswer.co.uk/medical/expert-irondoc/

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