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I have persistent dizziness -- for days now. I have low

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I have persistent dizziness...

I have persistent dizziness -- for days now. I have low blood pressure always have it since childhood when I had a mild case of polio. I have a new puppy. I believe she is too young to be alone. Is there something I can get over the counter?

Doctor's Assistant: When was last time you had a check up? Have you been feeling dizzy or lightheaded?

Not for a couple of years. I have been a caregiver to a partner with dementia. He is now hospitalised.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

No, I rarely even catch a cold. I don't some or drink or even take much coffee. I have meditated since the 70s.

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Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 5 months ago

how old are you?

how low is your blood pressure.

sometimes if you are dehydrated or don't have enough salt in your system, you can have dizziness

have you tried drinking more fluid like gadorade fluid?

over the counter dramamine can help some patients with motion sickness and dizziness symptoms.

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