... Hi there Bren,
Sorry to hear you're still battling this. A few questions for you:
1-Are you on any meds?
2-Have you seen a neuro-otologist?
3-Do you have panic and anxiety that have been caused from this illness?
4-Do you get the feeling that things are not real? I have that and it can be scary at times
5-Do you feel lightheaded a lot?
6-Do you feel dizzy and like you... (43 replies)
... and positive feedback..I am going on a year and feel really down with still dealing with this condition...Has any ladies like myself felt more dizzy around when hormones come into play..When I am bloated is when I feel the worst.. ... (26 replies)
... just needed some encouragement having a bad blip right now,catching a cold and pmsing.Has anyone had troubles with hormones on the bad days? ... (43 replies)
... my old self,then bam next few weeks feel horrible again...I believe hormones play a big part for me and if I dont get much sleep I always feel way worse.Its def an up and down illness... ... (43 replies)
... I'm glad to hear they didn't switch your hormones without letting you know! ... (14 replies)
... I am wondering if you are now on estrogen instead of progesterone. I think premarin is mostly estrogen...do you think they switched hormones on you? ... (14 replies)
... And if so, do you know what exactly is happening with the hormones at that time? ... (14 replies)
... that would be the best doc for testing your hormones and figuring that piece out. By the way, I would not suggest the pill as it can make migraines worse. ... (21 replies)
... dry and now I have roscea. I don't know what it is but the Doc Dx me with BBPV and referred me to physcial therapy for positioning manuvers. I wonder about the hormones though because I am only 28. I started having the symptoms at 23. ... (21 replies)
... hehe....i will have to ask my new doc when i see him again for the battery of vestibular testing that i have long been awaiting. he mentioned beta-blockers...but we'll see. i am see the gyno today and will mention all this to her, and i need to see if switching my birth control would help at all????hmmm:confused: sorry you had such a bad time with all the migraine... (16 replies)
... DEFINITELY MAV!! Ater yesterday I am actually considering trying Frova around the times when my hormones are fluctuating. I think it would be safer than messing around with HRT. ... (16 replies)
... mentioned about me being on birth control and checking with my gyno about other possible alternatives than the one i'm on since it is tricyclic and can fluctate hormones too much.... ... (16 replies)
... Unfortunately it is impossible to conclude that the levels of progesterone are the issue.. the article simply shows that in women with migraine-associated vertigo there is a polymorphism (error) in one of the genes that codes for the progesterone receptor (PGR in the article). Similarly when you hear people talking about 'too much serotonin' and 'too little serotonin', it is... (16 replies)
... of it being helpful with the vertigo. Maybe I should try to use more and see what happens. The compounding apothecary I get mine from knows more about women's hormones than anyone I know. ... (16 replies)
... I think I'll definitely prod the new doctor to get hormones checked. ... (16 replies)
... I am thinking too little. I have just now started doing some research on this how much hormones can wreak havoc, including all of the weird symptoms we talk about here on this board. ... (16 replies)
... Yes, yes YES! I do think there is a correlation between hormone imbalance and this inner ear dizziness stuff. I don't know if the hormones can CAUSE labyrinthitis or what, but it certainly seems like it. ... (21 replies)
... ainly most likely right about it not being a premenopausal issue. However, you do have hormones, and everybody's chemistry is different. Every day the makeup of hormones in your system is different, and being a woman, well, .... Your body might just be adjusting to the sudden drop of hormones due stopping the pill. ... (21 replies)
... The link between dizziness and hormones is migraine. Noone is quite sure why migraine is so strongly affected by hormonal changes, but it is well known that this occurs. ... (21 replies)
... only one with dizziness problems. The doctors can't seem to figure out what is wrong and have had numerous testing done, I keep suggesting that is has to do with hormones and early menopause, but they keep saying I'm too young, I'm 41, and have always had mentrual problems. ... (21 replies)