Vertigo: Causes, Symptoms, and TreatmentMarch 5, 2018 Posted by: Dr. Manoj 1,359 views
It makes your world go round..
No, it’s not being in love we are talking about here, it’s a health condition, rather. So, as romantic as the above statement might sound, if you are actually experiencing it, you’ll realise there remotely anything romantic about it.
If this sounds familiar, then you’re probably suffering from vertigo.
Vertigo is a sensation that the things around you are moving while you stand still. It’s a feeling of dizziness. Contrary to popular notion, it’s a symptom rather than a health condition itself. You might feel a quick rush of vertigo when, say, you stand up very fast. While such vertigos does not call for urgent attention, if the symptoms becomes too frequent or last for a longer period of time, it might be an indicator of a health issue which requires urgent medical attention.
Let’s find out which diseases manifest themselves in the form of vertigo.
Causes of Vertigo:
Low blood pressure: The most relevant factor causing vertigo is low blood pressure. If you have low blood pressure, you will experience vertigo very frequently. But the intensity is generally mild which increases with movement.
BBPV: It is condition where certain factors obstruct the transfer of brain signals which in turn make you lose control of your body.
Migraine: Many people suffering from Migraine report experiencing vertigo along with loss of hearing temporarily.
Trauma: Trauma and ear surgeries can be causes of vertigo. Sometimes, even certain medicinal drugs might also make you feel dizzy.
Stroke: A stroke is an interruption in the flow of blood to the brain. This might cause vertigo, even to the extent of total loss of control or consciousness.
Other ear infections: Various ear infections might also cause you trouble to maintain the balance of the body. If you have trouble balancing your body, you will experience vertigo.
Stress: Psychological factors like stress, anxiety, fear etc. also make you experience a rotational dizziness.
How can you know if you have vertigo? Well there are tests which can confirm your symptom. But you will consider seeing a professional only of you can see some symptoms before. So, this is how it feels to have vertigo:
Signs and Symptoms of Vertigo:
- A feeling of spinning, swaying, tilting being pulled in or out
- Hearing a mild buzzing sound or the rush of air
- Hearing a ringing sound
- Loss of hearing
- Motion sickness
- A feeling of fullness in the ears
The exact symptoms of vertigo varies from person to person. You might have only one one of the symptoms or a combination of them. The intensity of the symptoms of vertigo will also be different for each patient.
Homeopathic Remedies for Vertigo:
As you already know now that vertigo can indicate various diseases, it is essential that you find the correct treatment unless you run the risk of being affected by the side effects of those medicines. Homeopathy can help you find the best treatment for vertigo. here will be no adverse effect of the sugar pills.
Moreover, homeopathic remedies for vertigo do not come in pre-defined recipes. So, instead of managing the symptom called ‘vertigo’, your doctor can address the root cause of vertigo and find a combination of medicine which would cure the underlying disease. Homeopathic remedies for vertigo will give you long term solutions for your health issues.
It is very important to identify the root cause of vertigo.Unless this is treated, it’s not going to go away. Sometimes, the patient may have to undergo some tests or investigations to get to a correct diagnosis of the underlying medical condition.
However,homeopathy always considers the past medical history of the patient, family history and also constitution of the person before arriving at the suitable medicine. Only then the treatment will be effective and permanent.