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4,188 Possible Causes for Confusion, Dizziness, Flushing

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    […] your co-ordination will be seriously impaired, placing you at high risk of having an accident you may stagger around or feel unstable on your feet you'll feel drowsy or dizzy[nhs.uk] A Alcohol flush reaction ‎ (1 C, 12 F) Drunken people in art ‎ (22 C, 152 F) D Drunk driving ‎ (5 C, 61 F) F Drunken females ‎ (6 F) H Hangover ‎ (2 C, 19 F) M Drunken males[commons.wikimedia.org] Alcohol, Vitamin B1 – Thiamine Deficiency and Brain Damage Acute alcohol intoxication will typically produce unsteadiness, slurring of speech and mild confusion.[stewartnutrition.co.uk]

  • Heart Failure

    Any new palpitations or dizziness should be reported. Sometimes the dizziness may be related to the tablets you are taking.[irishheart.ie] […] while feeding, walking, or climbing stairs Loss of muscle mass Failure to gain weight Change in skin temperature and color (tendency to become cold and clammy, or sweaty, flushed[stanfordchildrens.org] In addition, the confusion of similar terms with HFpEF, such as diastolic heart failure, and diastolic dysfunction (DD), has led to a misunderstanding of the true scope of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

    We report an unusual case of dizziness caused by carbon monoxide poisoning. A 55-year-old man was referred to an ENT surgeon with dizziness.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Nicholas Wilkinson thought it had been cause by a ‘flushed kittie’ (a blown out shot), which blew down the stopping and blew the gas into the men's lamps.[healeyhero.co.uk] This is the biggest headache for the physician, and it is an area where confusion is common.[doi.org]

  • Heat Stroke

    Associated clinical manifestations such as extreme fatigue; hot dry skin or heavy perspiration; nausea; vomiting; diarrhea; disorientation to person, place, or time; dizziness[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] His renal output was minimal until he was cooled and given a large fluid flush.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Heat stroke is a life-threatening condition which is characterised by nausea, vomiting, confusion, disorientation and coma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Epilepsy

    These 'peaks' may be associated with side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness and lack of coordination.[doi.org] He did indicate episodic confusion pointing towards possibility of more occurrences.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Epileptic seizures typically last one to two minutes but can be followed by weakness, confusion, or unresponsiveness.[britannica.com]

  • Heat Exhaustion

    Signs of heat exhaustion include cool, moist, pale, ashen or flushed skin, as well as: headache nausea dizziness weakness exhaustion.[sharecare.com] Symptoms include dry, hot, and flushed skin—dark or purple in color; dilated pupils; rapid, weak pulse; shallow breathing; and high temperature that may be in excess of 106[hunter-ed.com] The earliest signs include unsteady gait and confusion. Recording of rectal temperature is essential.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Toxic Shock Syndrome

    If you experience sudden fever, vomiting, diarrhea, dizziness or muscle aches, immediately discontinue tampon use and consult with your doctor.[michigan.gov] Areas that could contain the bacteria, such as surgical wounds and the vagina, are flushed out with water (irrigated).[merckmanuals.com] […] a sunburn-like rash with peeling of the skin, especially of the palms and soles, occurs during the acute phase Syndrome characterized by high fever, vomiting, diarrhea, confusion[icd9data.com]

  • Pheochromocytoma

    Hypertensive episodes were accompanied by severe physical symptoms, such as headache, chest pain, dizziness, nausea, palpitations, flushing, and diaphoresis.[archinte.ama-assn.org] A 32-year-old 22-week pregnant hypertensive woman with sporadic episodes of headaches, sweating, and facial flushing was diagnosed with pheochromocytoma through biochemical[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] arising from a sitting position Chest or abdominal pain Tingling, burning, numbness in the legs and feet Constipation Weight loss Nervousness, irritability, or anxiety Mental confusion[healthcommunities.com]

  • Disulfiram-like Reaction

    […] neck, with suffusion of the conjunctivae (2) throbbing headache (3) tachycardia (4) hyperpnea (5) sweating (6) nausea and vomiting (7) hypotension in severe reactions (8) dizziness[meducator3.net] Approximately 25 hours after receiving the 3-g dose, one subject experienced facial flushing after drinking 12 fluid ounces of beer.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If a patient drinks alcohol on the drug, he or she will experience a range of unpleasant and even dangerous side effects like vomiting, seating, throbbing headache, confusion[medicinenet.com]

  • Histamine Intolerance

    […] itching Hives Swelling of facial and oral tissues and the throat Increased heart rate Runny nose Chest pain Anxiety Conjunctivitis Migraine and fatigue Loss of concentration, dizziness[dnafit.com] The clinical evidence for histamine intolerance is based on chronic headache, diarrhoea, vomiting, flush, urticaria, asthma-like symptoms, rhinitis and others.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Many food intolerances are confused with food allergies and are caused by elevated levels of histamine in food.[histame.com]

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