Dizziness is a subjective sensation of moving in space surrounding objects or of the patient and buckling. Sometimes the patient seems that room with all the items revolves around him or objects moved in different directions and planes, or feeling "dropping". Be dizziness may be in the form of short or long bouts. Severe dizziness is often accompanied by nausea, vomiting, cold sweats, chills, a pale face, slow heart rate, low blood pressure, sometimes there nystagmus (see), the patient often unable to walk, sit, to raise his head from the pillow.
Dizziness may occur in case of poisoning (e.g., alcohol), various pathological processes in the vestibular apparatus (for example, the vestibular nerve inflammation, tumors of the auditory nerve, labyrinthitis), atherosclerosis, hypertension, various intoxications. When tumors in the fourth ventricle of the brain, the patient takes a forced position (throws her head back or lying on his stomach with his head bowed down). For dizziness patient need to pack, hand and foot to put heating pad, subcutaneously 0.5-1 ml of 0.1% solution of atropine or give 5-8 drops of 0.1% solution of atropine inside (contraindicated with glaucoma), can 1-2 table. Aeron. When the blood pressure - Dibazol inside of 0.02 g or subcutaneously 2-4 ml of 0.5% solution, papaverine inside 0,04 g 2-3 times a day. Under reduced pressure - 0.1-0.2 g caffeine inside. In the future, should be symptomatic treatment (atropine, bellaid, BelaPAN) and treat the underlying disease.