Postnatal Symptoms Of Dizziness

Patient

Q: My daughter had a baby twelve days ago and ever since has been experiencing symptoms of feeling drunk what can be causing this

Doctor

A:   The symptoms of feeling drunk that your daughter is experiencing after delivery could be due to anemia, a result of excessive blood loss during pregnancy or hypoglycemia. I would suggest that your daughter consult her doctor for a physical examination, blood pressure and a complete blood count to make a diagnosis. I would suggest that your daughter increase her fluid intake and avoid standing up suddenly. I wish her a quick recovery, take care.

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