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second opinion] Hello! I’ve been...
second opinion] Hello! I’ve been experiencing severe dizziness for 2 days now.First time I experienced this severe dizziness was last month before I had my period. Had my period from August 15 to 19 and then again last September 2 to 6, 2017.In a matter of 2 weeks been having my period with this dizziness.Im taking serc for dizziness but its not working still. There’s also a little bit of headache.Hoping to hear from you soon on what i need to do.
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OB GYN Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 9 months ago

What is your age?

What are the investigations done for dizziness?

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
34 no investigation yet
OB GYN Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 9 months ago

Acute dizziness and vertigo is usually managed with;

1) vestibular suppressants,
2) antiviral medication,
3) antiemetic medications
4) steroids.

You would need following investigations to know the cause of an early frequent period and dizziness;

a) Serum electrolytes

b) Thyroid function tests

c) Prolactin

d) CT scan of sinuses and MRI of brain; if the above investigations are normal and dizziness do not respond to the above medications.

Please feel free for your follow up questions.I would be happy to assist you further, if you need any more information.Thanks for using Just Answer.
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