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Dizziness (Lightheadedness) Summary

Description: An imprecise term which may refer to a sense of spatial disorientation, motion of the environment, or lightheadedness.

Also Known As: Lightheadedness; Light-Headedness; Dizzyness; Light Headedness; Orthostasis

Networked: 3605 relevant articles (160 outcomes, 305 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Dizziness

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. gabapentin (Neurontin) : 4 outcomes 9 studies in 67 results : FDA 37 Generic
  2. pregabalin (Lyrica) : 4 outcomes 7 studies in 81 results : FDA 5
  3. Dexamethasone (Maxidex) : 4 outcomes 1 study in 14 results : FDA 77 Generic
  4. Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo : 3 outcomes 10 studies in 88 results : IBA
  5. Opioid Analgesics (Opioids) : 3 outcomes 4 studies in 27 results : IBA
  6. Oxycodone (Oxycontin) : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 13 results : FDA 79 Generic
  7. Midodrine (Midon) : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 7 results : FDA 7 Generic
  8. topiramate (Topamax) : 3 outcomes 1 study in 20 results : FDA 28 Generic
  9. Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic Acid) : 3 outcomes 1 study in 11 results : FDA 80 Generic
  10. Midazolam (Versed) : 3 outcomes in 6 results : FDA 31 Generic
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Diseases Related to Dizziness

  1. Nausea
  2. Headache (Headaches)
  3. Pain (Aches)
  4. Vomiting
  5. Vertigo (Positional Vertigo)
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Key Therapies for Dizziness

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  1. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 8 outcomes 1 study in 39 results
  2. Musculoskeletal Manipulations (Manipulative Therapy) : 5 outcomes 4 studies in 12 results
  3. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 29 results
  4. Injections : 2 outcomes 1 study in 17 results
  5. Spinal Manipulation : 2 outcomes 1 study in 7 results
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