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Related terms: Neurocardiogenic Syncope, Vasovagal Syncope, Fainting, Blackout


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

Posted 4 Aug 2013 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. ...

Fludrocortisone - does anyone else take this for fainting / low blood pressure?

Posted 12 Mar 2011 9 answers

My daughter has been fainting and it appears due to low blood pressure. This seems like an intense drug to help raise her blood pressure. Is anyone out there taking this drug for fainting/low blood pressure?

Celexa and Klonopin?

Posted 3 Jan 2011 4 answers

I was recently diagnosed with anxiety and panic disorder. I've been given Celexa and Klonopin. So far I feel a bit better but still have that near fainting feeling and I'm nowhere near ready to go out to a store yet. Will this get better?

I have neurocardiogenic syncope and am trying to loose weight but having returning symptoms?

Posted 29 Mar 2013 4 answers

I started having syncopal episodes at 14 years old. At 16 I was diagnosed with Neurocardiogenic Syncope. I was 125 lbs. They put me on Flornief till I could figure out a way to manage my bp and symptoms without medication. By 17 I was 145lbs and off the medication with very little episodes that ...

I was just put on long before I will see improvement??

Posted 31 Aug 2012 2 answers

I have been dx with Mg for 2 years now. I have severe difficulty swallowing and chewing and get exhausted at meals. My speech is impaired and my voice gets so low that my husband cannot understand me. I have had 6 mo's treatment with IGIV with no improvement. I was on Imuran for 3 weeks and it ...

Brintellix and drinking?

Posted 20 Jun 2015 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?

Is it safe to take Shelcal M during Pregnancy?

Posted 28 Nov 2012 3 answers

I am taking Shelcal M which my doctor prescribed for calcium and Vitamin supplement. I am 16 weeks pregnancy now. Is it safe to have Shelcal M. I am feeling so week, vomiting and fainting after 1 to 2hrs having this tablet.

Alcohol - Is it possible to still be in a blackout the night after drinking? I drank very heavily?

Posted 14 Oct 2013 5 answers

... one night and have little to no reccollection of the following morning. The morning after drinking i got in my car and crashed it but have no memory of doing it, and my bac was over .3, 9-10 hrs after my last drink

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 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 ...

Why do I become so tired and I seem to blackout and fall off chairs?

Posted 25 Aug 2014 4 answers

It's like I blackout and even wake up while falling of the chair. Extreme sleepiness . Cause could cause this. I take clonadine, klonopin, flecainide, atenlol, lisinopril plus metformin, citalopram, omeprazole,

Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome - I have been diagnosed with POTS and I also have a?

Posted 21 Oct 2009 2 answers

... pacemaker as I suffer with Bradycardia with vasavagol syncope I notice I am very dizzy in the morning but I also blackout a lot at night which does not seem right as most people with POTS only get the symptoms when standing? am I correct in this assumption?

Tramadol - I have been taking this for months. I have had a big problem withb dizzy spells and?

Posted 24 Jun 2011 4 answers

... almost fainting any given momment. Swelling on feet and ankles. Naseua and pressure feeling in head and ear. I have been chkd several times by doc. I have fibromyalgia. Panic attacks. Kidney issue. Muscle spasms in neck. Ulcer. And the list can go on. I've been gaining w eight like crazy ...

Grey skin/blue lips while fainting?

Posted 18 Dec 2011 1 answer

Due to being sick with mono and dehydration, I passed out after a long time being in bed. I was unconscious for thirty seconds, and was held upright, so my brain couldn't get any oxygen. I was unconscious, so I don't know if I was breathing or not, but when I woke up I was told I was very ...

Excessive alcohol use while taking Naltrexone?

Posted 6 Aug 2014 2 answers

Are there any documented cases of blackouts or related behaviors drinking excessive amounts of alcohol to overcome the effects of Naltrexone?

Neurocardiogenic Syncope and Zoloft?

Posted 17 Jan 2017 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 ...

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