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I think I have vertigo, mo I haven't I hurt my back 18months

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I think I have vertigo
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: mo I haven't I hurt my back 18months ago but that got better but this has progressively has got worse about 2months ago I started to get dizzy spells and if I don't lay down I start to dry reach I had to lay day now I cant control my balance at all
JA: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: I don't really have pain except when I am dizzy
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: ve my mother sufferd from it aND MY SISTER MY SISTER GOT TREAMENT AND SHE IS OK NOW
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 7 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 7 months ago.

sorry you are having dizziness.

you could have vertigo

you should see your doctor and get your ears checked and a brain MRI scan.

fluid in your ears can cause vertigo.

you may benefit from epley maneuver to help decrease your vertigo symptoms.

meclizine, antivert, or dramamine can help your dizziness symptoms.