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What can I do about dizziness?

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poppym12 Mon 09-Oct-17 09:43:25

Been having dizzy spells for a couple of days and feeling pretty crap even when sitting still at the moment.
I recall being given something by the gp a couple of years ago for the same problem but I can't remember the name of it and ideally it needs to be something I can buy otc.
Any ideas please?

Bluesheep8 Mon 09-Oct-17 13:18:14

Hi, I'd recommend seeing your gp-could be vertigo or an inner ear infection. I've had stemetil (sp?) prescribed before but I imagine you could get something for motion/travel sickness over the counter which might help

poppym12 Mon 09-Oct-17 16:01:09

That was it, stemetil. I was at the docs on friday for my flu jab but the dizziness hadn't started then. I do have some stugeron travel sickness pills so I'll try those and if it hasn't gone within a few days I'll try to get a gp appointment.

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