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Hello.. I returned from Samos, a greek island on the 19th

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Hello..
I returned from Samos, a greek island on the 19th sept. I seriously suspect than a drug or chemical had been put into my food or drink.
I have suffered many symtoms for around 7-10 days.
Insomnia
Confusion
Tremor dizziness
Cold sweats
Sweating hands and feet
Weakness in neck
Shaking in bed
Lost 5-6 lb in a few days
Facial numbness slurred
Dry mouth and throat
Muscle twitching
Pins and needles on the left and right side of both hands
Temporary memory Loss
Photo phobia
Double vision
Convergent eyes
Headaches
Now after 6 weeks my sleep is very bad maybe two to three hours a night.
I have a constant sound in my head which stops me from sleeping for longer.
I thought it was tinnitus but it's actually in my head. It is a spacial noise and it is getting worse.
This is making me very anxious and I've had two panic attacks.
I've seen my GP and initially gave me tests mri and ct scans and blood tests.
She said everything is normal ????
And now I've been referred to mental health.
My question is if I am drugged to the extent of all my symtomns, would anything show up on the mri and ct scan, if I was drugged by a particular chemical or drug so early after been given the drug.
And when my GP requested an mri asking for SOL detection. Would a chemical show up in the scan...
and now I Am deteriorating with lack of food inside of me, constipation and with this horrible and very loud noise in my head. It is even worse when I wake up after 2-3 hours sleeps.
Is it also possible that the effects of the drug would show up on another mri...
I look forward to quick reply
Barry s hassain
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
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Have you read what I have written ?

Dr. Phil, MD :

Yes I have Barry

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I have to say that prolonged symptoms from a single poisoning are unlikely

Dr. Phil, MD :

you would need to be continuously poisoned to cause continuous symptoms

Dr. Phil, MD :

If there was a severe enough poisoning to cause these symptoms, then I believe it would have shown up on the blood or scans

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Customer:

I was on the island for 6 days....

Dr. Phil, MD :

yes but for the symptoms to continue after ward you would need to still being poisoned

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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
Dr. Phil, MD : I have to say that prolonged symptoms from a single poisoning are unlikely
Dr. Phil, MD : you would need to be continuously poisoned to cause continuous symptoms
Dr. Phil, MD : If there was a severe enough poisoning to cause these symptoms, then I believe it would have shown up on the blood or scans
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