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Dizzy spells on standing after eating

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Pancake2015 Thu 17-Dec-15 16:38:58

I have low blood pressure and dizzy spells when standing are quite common for me.
Recently i have noticed my dizzy spells are far more intense (upon standing) after having eaten, to the point i really feel im about to pass out and cannot function, at all, for 20 seconds or so.

Any ideas

Mrsmorton Thu 17-Dec-15 16:48:57

Google postprandial hypotension. It's fairly common it would seem.

Pancake2015 Thu 17-Dec-15 17:00:46

Thank you mrsmorton. Im going to look further into that as it seems i can agree to other symptoms associated with it

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