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Trazodone - how long does it take to leave my system?

Posted 4 Aug 2013 by jdukes 4 answers

I've been taking trazodone for 2 months now,for sleep ans anxiety. At first the side effects were very little,but now I have fainting feelings,dizziness, anxiety is worse. I take hrdrocodone 10mlg. Also .. I've takes a lot of different meds but this one really gives me bad side effects. ...

Neurocardiogenic Syncope and Zoloft?

Posted 7 days ago by Andrea036 2 answers

I am currently taking 50mg of Zoloft for neurocardiogenic syncope. I was diagnosed about 6 years ago and have been on Zoloft since then. I hate the way Zoloft makes me feel. I have gained weight, feel like my head is in a constant fog, and have no motivation. My doctor seems to think Zoloft is the ...

Black out and loss of weight?

Posted 27 Oct 2016 by Jwells95 2 answers

I am a fairly healthy 21 year old female who began work as a youth worker two months ago, which is a very active role. I subsequently lost 1 stone in the first month. I was a UK sized 12-14, so not considered over weight but certainly not 'skinny'. My eating habits had not changed and I ...

I still have blackouts when I stand up and I don't know what to do?

Posted 22 Sep 2016 0 answers

Before Christmas I was rushed into a&e at a hospital after falling down the stairs from a blackout, now at this hospital they hooked me up to a monitor to record my heart and they discovered a peak or problem, now after I had recovered I needed to get checkups from the hospital, but this time ...

Fitting and fainting whilst flying ?

Posted 12 Sep 2016 by Laurennjanee 0 answers

Hi last year I got the contraceptive implant on my arm, the morning after I got the implant I fainted whilst just standing normally brushing my teeth. This was out of character for me as I have never fainted in my life and I was only 17 at this point. However a month later I went on holiday, and on ...

Citalopram 10mg can you get side effects after taking it for two months?

Posted 14 Aug 2016 by pete george 0 answers

I have been taking this since February in may I experienced two blackouts and was taken to hospital I was told that I had a combination of syncope events and non epileptic attacks I have been very healthy up until this happened I would like to know if citatopram could be a factor

Could I have an Atrial Septal Defect?

Posted 10 Aug 2016 by Red123456 0 answers

My mum has been diagnosed with ASD after her sister suffered a stroke, but didn't suffer any symptoms. Since then, I have fainted several times and it has been recognized as vasovagal syncope. Furthermore, due to shortness of breath and chest pain, I was (and am currently) being treated for ...

Shortness of breath and blackouts?

Posted 2 Jun 2016 by Kolors99 1 answer

For the past four months or so, it has felt that there is a weight on my chest pressing down making it very difficult to breathe. I blackout all the time but my blood pressure is at normal levels. I have shortness of breath, dissyness, faintness, and a high pulse rate. Resting pulse is never lower ...

Topiramate - Could Topamax cause blackout spells when interacting with other meds I have been on?

Posted 14 Apr 2016 by JaydeStar2586 1 answer

... this medication for almost a year and since then it has happened maybe a total 20x it would last approximately an hour or longer. I just recently started to question my medications.

I am nervous to start Harvoni. I was prescribed veikira with ribasphere a few weeks ago and 2 hours?

Posted 6 Feb 2016 by Tea3 2 answers

... after taking the pills I had vomitting and syncope for 8 hours. I was sick for 3 days. I am hoping the Harvoni is nothing like that. I did the fibro scan and my liver is 0-1 undetected chirossis and viral load isn't super high compared to some but high enough to qualify for treatment. ...

Brintellix and drinking?

Posted 20 Jun 2015 by dmaxines 1 answer

I'm on 20mgs and have been experiencing blackouts even after only a few drinks. Has never happened in the past, even in combination with any of my other past meds (eg. cipralex, seroquel, cymbalta, cloneazopam, zopliclone). Any similar experiences?

Xarelto - Can it cause blackouts?

Posted 21 Feb 2016 by jkm1952 0 answers

I took 3 dulcolax at night and it worked in the am but then I fainted. Can you die from dulcolax?

Posted 7 Jun 2015 by kaoconnor 1 answer

... from a heart attack? Can it cause such a depletion of electrolytes that the heart stops or bp drops dangerously? I have been taking it for years and never had such a scary problem before. although after it has its effect, I usually sleep for several hours in a dead sleep, also a little scary. I ...

Could stress lead to migraines which in turn could make you blackout/passout?

Posted 12 Feb 2016 by Flynth0538 1 answer

My boyfriend is 21 and gets migraines frequently but he says the one he had the other night has been like no other... He went to use the restroom and he tells me he thinks he passed out/blacked out ... He has been under a lot of stress lately with work, & family problems. Could stress be the ...

Aspirin - I'am 32, I get pretty bad chest pains?

Posted 19 Dec 2015 by corey5581 1 answer

I was diagnosed with a Heart Arrhythmia at a very young age. I have always been pron to fainting easily, If i ride Roller coasters I pass out on the first drop every time and come to when the ride is stopped and over' this first happened when i was 10 and the first time ridding them. I usually ...

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