Hi, I am new to this forum. I started having vertigo symptoms 3-4 months ago while driving in my car, if i would look in my blind spot. It would come and go. Last month the vertigo turned into a constant funny feeling in my head. It is a hard to explain feeling. But kind of feels like i have pressure in my head like when you are taking off in an airplane or going on a rollercoaster. Also like I am on a moving escalator at the airport, the ones that you walk on. This funny dizzy feeling lasts all day long and does not make me sick. I figured it was inner ear. I went to my doctor who referred me to a neurologist. I had an MRI and showed some demylination. They thought I had MS, ordered another MRI with contrast and it looked fine. My neurologist says that I probably have something called vestibular migraines. I do not have headaches with my symptoms. I am on a beta blocker now that takes my symptoms from debilitating to somewhat managable. However, I now notice that my head shakes all of the time, Just lightly, but it is constantly bobbing to and fro. I am wondering if anyone has had similar symptoms or has any input. I just don't know if I am diagnosed correctly.View Thread
Thank you for your reply. I still may try your suggestion but I have since been to another neurologist and he diagnoses me with cervical dystonia. I believe it was caused by a sleeping medication that I was taking called trazodone. I have permanent damage to my basal ganglia. It has become very debilitating.View Thread
I have been recently diagnosed with this. It is horrible. I am currently taking a beta blocker that has given me 50% relief, enough to function in a day is all. I have not been able to find much information on this either. I know that it is chronic and never goes away. I have been told that I have to try different medications that will help me function and hope it works for awhile. Relief does not sound promising. Are you taking a medication that is working for you?View Thread
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