Do I have orthostatic hypotension?

Answer hi Emma. your dizzy spells when standing up sound far too infrequent to be orthostatic hypotension. even if you did have it the advice is to stand up slowly and to hold onto something stable if you... Read More »

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Do I have positional hypotension?

It sounds like it could be BPPV as well, which is Benign Positional Paroxysmal Vertigo.

I have Orthostatic Hypo tension. I am having it for like a year now. Do I need to worry?

My first question is are you drinking enough water? You should be having about half your body weight in ounces daily. This means if your weight is 160lb half of that is 80 so that means 80 ounces o... Read More »

Has anyone heard of Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome?

POTS is defined as a minimum 30 bpm acceleration of heart rate from the supine to the standing position within 10 minutes or less, with a peak heart rate reaching at least 120 bpm. Some patients h... Read More »

Drugs that cause hypotension after surgery?

While there may be quite a few, I'd have to ask you several questions first. Those are: What type of surgery? When you say hypotension, do you mean to the point of gangrene? I could surely resea... Read More »