Posted by: Andre | 2008-11-18

Vertigo &  Nausea

I have been having these symptoms for the last 3 days, although the nausea and vomiting was only on the first day, I am a male and 49 yrs and had a medical checkup a week ago and everything was fine, blood pressure, urine test included. I have no inner ear pain but my neck is a bit stiff. I have been using " stugeron 15"  as medication which seems to help regarding the nausea, however, the vertigo is still there which concerns me. Please advise

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Hallo Andre
It sounds as if you have vertigo, which can be caused by a middle ear infection or a pressure buildup in the middle ear at one side. It may take up to a week to clear up totally. If you have neck stiffness, headache and fever you may need to let your doctor have another look because this could be signs of a meningitis infection.
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