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I’ve a history of vertigo which usually lasted for a couple

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I’ve a history of vertigo which usually lasted for a couple of hours at most 24 hours but during the last 3 weeks I have bouts of it every day not severely but more a feeling of light headed ness when walking around and a feeling that m”my head is not right” I’m ok when sitting down I’m fed up feeling this way please advise
JA: Have you used any medication for vertigo?
Customer: Once before when I had a very severe bout
JA: Got it. Have you seen a doctor about vertigo?
Customer: Yes I had bloods taken but asi have not had any report from my GP I have assumed nothing was amiss
JA: Thank you so much for your time. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: I have haemachromotitis and am on medication for high blood perssure
Submitted: 8 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  FAHAD MOHAMED replied 8 days ago.

Hi, Im Dr Fahad and will try to help you.

Expert:  FAHAD MOHAMED replied 8 days ago.

How old are you?

Expert:  FAHAD MOHAMED replied 8 days ago.

Do you have any hearing loss or buzzing noise in your head?

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
73
Expert:  FAHAD MOHAMED replied 8 days ago.

Do you feel unsteady on your feet?

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
73. No
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
a bit
Expert:  FAHAD MOHAMED replied 8 days ago.

Hemachromatosis can cause dizziness

Expert:  FAHAD MOHAMED replied 8 days ago.

How long have you had these symptoms?

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Present bout aalmost3weeks
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
My haemochromotosis is well controlled last bold sample taken2 months ago was below 50
Expert:  FAHAD MOHAMED replied 8 days ago.

Take some Prochlorperazine tablets which your GP can prescribe for you.

Expert:  FAHAD MOHAMED replied 8 days ago.

Is your dizziness worse on sudden movement of your head?

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
No
Expert:  FAHAD MOHAMED replied 8 days ago.

At your gae, we need to rule out a cerebellar stroke, but the dizziness with that is quite bad and mostly associated with vomitting and unstable while walking

Expert:  FAHAD MOHAMED replied 8 days ago.

Have the medication I suggested and you should see a difference in 24-48 hrs. If not , pls get back in touch and I will advice further

Expert:  FAHAD MOHAMED replied 8 days ago.

age*

Expert:  FAHAD MOHAMED replied 8 days ago.

Is that ok?

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Would evidence f a cerebellr stroke not have shown up on the blood sample taken by my GP
Expert:  FAHAD MOHAMED replied 8 days ago.

No, it wont. You need an MRI brain for that

Expert:  FAHAD MOHAMED replied 8 days ago.

Sometimes can be seen on a CT, but not always

Expert:  FAHAD MOHAMED replied 8 days ago.

?

Expert:  FAHAD MOHAMED replied 8 days ago.

Hope you are happy with my response. Please rate my service when you get a chance. Regards