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Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome - How uncommon is it to be 75 years old and have POTS?

Posted 5 Jun 2017 by Peggy Ann 2491 0 answers

My whole adult life I have been on blood pressure meds due to high blood pressure. About 5 years ago I started to have problems with my blood pressure dropping when I was on my feet, feeling like I was going to pass out. Took me three years to get a diagnosis. Finally my doctor ordered a tilt table ...

Is it safe to take more ranitidine 4 hours after a 150 mg dose if acid reflux is prolonged?

Posted 9 Nov 2016 by Drichard1965 1 answer

I drank 2 pots of coffee this am and I took ranitidine roughly 4 hours ago. It is better but i still can't lie down without more acid botheting me.

Hi I'm a little worried at the moment I have missed 3days of my florinef not on purpose i?

Posted 20 Aug 2016 by Chelseapots 0 answers

Hi I'm a little worried at the moment I have missed 3days of my florinef not on purpose i runout 3day ago and haven't been able to find my script anywhere and can't get in to see a doctor till tomorrow so what I am asking is how many days can I get away with not taking my florinef

Metoprolol and PoTS syndrome?

Posted 17 Jan 2016 by CAD430 1 answer

I recently was diagnosed with PoTS. I was put on Metroprolol. I have been on it for maybe a week and a half, all of a sudden I started getting confused and feeling out of it and now I'm just constantly crying. My vision has gone blurry. It also causes my feet such as toes and nails to turn ...

Will midodrine work for me?

Posted 18 Jun 2016 by SimplyMe12 1 answer

Well i have POTS, but i do not have a real low blood pressure. Im so neevous to take this because im not sure if it will help. I have palpitations and my heart races all the time. When i stand my heart goes out of control and makes me lightheaded. Does anyone have the same problem as me? My doctor ...

Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome - My twelve year old granddaughter has pots and eds, she has pain in her legs

Posted 25 May 2016 by scorpionan 2 answers

... for a few months but tonight she couldn't walk and says her legs wont work? Her left leg is turning inwards, is this common with eds or could it be a side affect of the 1800mg gabapentin daily?

Midodrine - Anyone else experiencing major mood swings along with the physical impacts?

Posted 15 Sep 2015 by smasonaz 2 answers

I feel like during the four hours the midodrine is working, I feel okay emotionally but as soon as it wears off I am dealing with really intense anxiety and depression. I've been on the med for almost a year now and this has been recent but it seems to be a fairly clear cycle to me and ...

Propranolol - I have Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia and was prescribed Proprananol?

Posted 25 Sep 2015 by Storm8 2 answers

It is meant to help with the constant adrenaline surges and heart racing. I am only taking one of the three a day recommended as I am highly sensitive to all medications. Now a month in all good daytime but I have woken during the night to extreme heart racing and other times feeling like it's ...

Does midodrine make you feel rough?

Posted 22 Jan 2015 by dizzy pauline 1 answer

i have just started on midodrine to help with my POTs condition I have been on it 3 weeks now but since starting it I feel continuously tired, I have lost my appetite, I have a continuous headache and feel quite down and can not get up and going which is not normally like me at all, I have also had ...

Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome - NCS vs POTS?

Posted 24 Oct 2014 by ilovemusic3 1 answer

Since being diagnosed with neurocardiogenic syncope I've done a lot of reading on pots. I feel as though maybe I have a milder form of it. I know they share many of the same symptoms so it's probably hard to figure this out without a lot of testing and I've only had one tilt table a ...

Propranolol for pots syndrome but worried about low bp?

Posted 25 Nov 2014 by mowi 1 answer

I have been Dx with POTS and given low dose propranolol (10 mg 3x day). I have low bp also and im nervous it will go lower and be dangerous. My doc says we "need to be careful" which isn't very comforting. Anyone taking propranolol and also suffer low bp ( 98/60-104/70 ish )

Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome - Has anyone had any bad reactions to Benadryl? I took?

Posted 20 May 2014 by Alyursinho 2 answers

... some the other day after having and allergic reaction to Midodrine. Then the next day I had a seizure that lasted close to an hour. I'm wondering if it could be related to the Benadryl or the Midodrine

I was told that a person who has Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia is not supposed to eat chocolate?

Posted 16 Feb 2014 by campbellblank 2 answers

... or drink any tea ( even herbal) is this true?

Does POTS go away or does it just get controlled with medication?

Posted 1 May 2011 by Jcortez2 3 answers

Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome - I'm newly diagnosed for POTS and currently have it about 80% controlled.

Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome - I have POTS that is temporary but incapacitating for 1-2

Posted 29 Apr 2013 by kidswp 1 answer

... months following major illness and most recently thyroidectomy for early Thyroid cancer. My physician is recommending Thyrogen and possible RAI. Could this trigger POTS? With my POTS I have sodium wasting and inability to stay hydrated and intolerance to water without salt i.e. V-8 or chicken ...

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