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When in bed and laying on my left side, myhead spins, but once

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When in bed and laying on my left side, myhead spins, but once I turnmy head it stops
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.
This is called BPPV.
It is related to fluid in the inner ears.
It is treated with epley maneuvers and medicine called meclizine
here is an article for you
http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/vertigo/basics/definition/con-20028216
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Thank you, ***** ***** exactly what happens, but it has be a problem that comes and goes ,, and has happened over the past year

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
this is natural for it to come and go
confirm with your GP