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I'm having vertigo, nausea and dizziness I was diagnosed

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I'm having vertigo, nausea and dizziness I was diagnosed with benign vertigo 10 years ago, but haven't had a bad episode since. If it's soemthing like an inner ear infection, is there even treatment?
JA: How long have you been dealing with the ear issue? Have you had any colds or flus recently?
Customer: 3 days, I have some pressure in the head, but no ear pain
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I have adrenal fatigue and a hypothyroidism I am being treated for
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.

there is definitely treatment for inner ear infections, such as antibiotics, steroids which can help fight infection and inflammation.

severe anxiety symptoms can cause dizziness and nausea. do you have severe anxiety symptoms?

how old are you?

are yo male or female?

have you had a brain MRI scan?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I am 37 years old, female
I do have anxiety but have never had dizziness or vertigo associated with it. The vertigo I've had makes the room spin and I can't even tell where the floor is
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I have not had a brain mri in 10 years
Expert:  Dr. David replied 7 months ago.

I see. are you on medications for your anxiety symptoms?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I am taking supplements for anxiety.
In the past I have taken anxiety medication, but I've been trying more natural products for almost a year
I take armour thyroid for hypothyroidism