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I am very scared. .I have been drinking lots of water and

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Hi I am very scared.
.I have been drinking lots of water and have been peeing a lot....I feel dizzy and cold and my head feels heavy...I have POTS and anxiety.... I'm I have water intoxication????? Help me!
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Anthony Bray, MD replied 2 years ago.
How much have you been drinking in past 24 hours?
Do you have headache?
Any other symptoms of concern?
Water intoxication may be caused by too much water intake without salt intake...Have you been taking in salt as well?
Are you on any medications?
When we're you diagnosed with POTS?
How long since you last consulted your doctor o had blood work?
Do you have health anxiety in general? Has that possibility been discussed with you?
How frequent has your urination been? Any burning with urination? A lot o f volume each time or no?
Let me know what you can on these questions and I will get back with you. Best Regards ***** *****!