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I really cant describe very well whats going on but it started

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I really cant describe very well whats going on but it started about a week ago. I was at the zoo and got very hot. every since then when I turn my head or eyes I have this strange dizzy but not dizzy sensation in my head and between my eyes. I just got new glasses a few months ago and had eye exam but it seems my vision has been dulling with this issue too. I have been slightly more "off" than normsl. kinda spacey here and there. what could this be?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Rick replied 1 year ago.
Hi. My name is Dr Rick and I am online and available to help you today. Thank you for your patience.

Do you have any other symptoms?
Do you have any medical problems or take any medications?

This is not an answer, but an Information Request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. I look forward to helping you.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Oh I'm full of problems. Lol. Thyroid issues, hypoglycemia, fibromyalgia I take generic synthesis and Zoloft. But I actually just weaned myself off Zoloft bc it made me so tired all the time I couldn't function. Maybe I weaned off of it too fast. I went from 100mg to totally off in two weeks. I feel better this morning since I woke up but last night was horrible.
Expert:  Dr. Rick replied 1 year ago.
Krista,

Usually the only side effect of stopping zoloft too fast is a flu-like feeling and, sometimes, strange thoughts that you may find upsetting.

The good news? This will resolve on itself in a couple of weeks, or sooner if you restart the zoloft.

Does this make sense to you?

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Dr. Rick MD FACS


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