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extreme thirst, dizzy, stomach upset, blurred vision lasting tree days so far
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Rylee-RN,CNM replied 6 years ago.

Hello,

You may have LOW blood pressure. The following are signs and symptoms that suggest low blood pressure.

Dizziness or lightheadedness

Fainting (called syncope)

Lack of concentration

Blurred vision

Nausea

Cold, clammy, pale skin

Rapid, shallow breathing

Fatigue

Depression

Unusual thirst

As you can see, every symptom you have mentioned is on this list. A sudden drop in blood pressure is a reason for concern, and can be very dangerous. You need to make a doctors appt. asap, or visit your ER, preferably someone else driving you due to an increased risk in fainting, and your vision troubles. Rapid dropping in blood pressure can indicate a serious underlying problem such as uncontrolled bleeding, severe infections or allergic reaction. Several medications can cause blood pressure to drop as well. Also certain disorders such Heart problems, Dehydration, Endocrine problems, and Septic Shock can be to blame.

If your symptoms persist, I suggest you call your doctor, or visit your ER right away, this can be serious.

Thank you so much, I wish you well.

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Category: Health
Satisfied Customers: 460
Experience: I have been a Registered Nurse for 11 years, practicing as a school RN, now in an OB/GYN office
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