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What causes senior blackouts. No. pradaxas, sotalol, zocor,

Customer Question

What causes senior blackouts.
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: No. pradaxas, sotalol, zocor, lozartan
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: stroke 2011
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr.Saleem replied 4 months ago.

Hello and welcome to JA. Dr Saleem here. Will be answering you shortly

Expert:  Dr.Saleem replied 4 months ago.

How often do you get them ? Do you lose consciousness or its just you feel like fainting ?

Does it always happen while being upright or standing or it also sometimes happens while sitting ?

Do you experience any palpitations or irregular heart rhythm too ?

How has you blood pressure, cholesterol and sugar level been of late?

Any tests done recently ? EkG , echocardiogram , doppler on your neck vessels, fasting sugar & cholesterol levels etc ?