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Sudden nausea, sweating, feeling faint....
First off, I'm not pregnant.

Last night I was over at my mother's house, helping her with dinner and all of a sudden I felt nauseas.  I felt like I needed to get to the bathroom fast afraid I was going to vomit.  I ran upstairs and sat down, didn't vomit, but just felt super dizzy.  I stood up, splashed some water on my face and I felt the blood rushing to my head and I immediately sat back down on the bathroom floor thinking I was going to throw up and/or pass out.  It was all I could do to yell to my mother to get upstairs. I really thought I was going to pass out.  My head was ringing, I couldn't focus, and I was drenched in sweat in about 60 seconds.  My mother said I looked yellow and then gray.  Then I felt like I needed to sit up and my mom brought me a bucket.  I didn't have anything strange to eat.  Turkey sandwich at lunch, banana around 5p and this happened at 7p.  I did gag a few times and threw up a little, mostly by making myself so that I would feel better.  My head was just spinning.  It lasted about 10 minutes until I felt like I could hear again, see again and get to the guest room to lie down.  I felt ok after that, a little weak, but at work today and feel fine.  I have never experienced anything like that before.  My neighbor is a nurse and said it could be my blood sugar?  I made an appointment to see the doctor later this week. Has anyone ever felt this before?
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I get that way w/low blood pressure & my sister has had those symptoms from allergies too. Definitely worth looking into though! Good luck!!!
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I have normally low blood pressure 90/60 almost always. I'm 34, in pretty good shape, eat clean, etc....I have had some vertigo in the last few months, but what happened the other night really scared me. I felt like I was fighting to stay conscious.  So, has that whole drenched in sweat, disoriented, nauseas thing happened to you before? I'm going to the dr in a few days...
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Did you ever find out what caused that faint/sweaty incident at your Mom's house?  The same thing happened to me last night... very scary and I live alone and almost called 911.  After some water and sitting quietly for about 30 minutes I was ok.  Just wondering if there is something else I can look for.  Thanks.
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I've been having this exact same problem over recent months. My Dr says it's anxiety and has prescribed SSRIs. 1 week in and the attacks have reduced dramatically.
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This sort of thing happened to me when I was straightening my hair. I had just gotten out of the shower and I was doing my hair when I felt like I was going to throw up. So I leaned over the toilet and nothing. So I figured I was going to pass out because I started seeing stars and just black for a few seconds. I tried to turn the doorknob to get out but I couldnt (it wasnt locked). My hands and arms were too weak. So, I called for my dad but when I did I couldnt hear myself. All I could hear was ringing and my face was really red. But once I got into my room and layed down on my bed I felt better because there was cooler air. I tried to lift my arms and legs but it hurt too much. That was the worst it has ever gotten and this has happened to me 3 times.
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Did you ever get a diagnosis? I'm asking because I had nearly the same experience. I slid to the floor because I was about to pass out. Ended up being being on the floor unable to get up and in excruciating pain for several hours. It was like every muscle was cramping.  
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Yes. I'm not pregnant and in my late 50s. I'm trying to recover from a cold, have high blood pressure, and started working 9 hour days with young kids. I am not sure but I'm thinking mine could of been a combination of it all, plus I'm not eating very much. Funny thing is, I just saw a doctor the day before to get a check up and refill for my meds. Everything was ok, blood pressure a bit high. Going back to work tomorrow, hoping it won't happen again.
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This just happened to me. 1am in the morning woke up as I was feeling very sick, couldnt stop yawning felt very weak and thought I was going to vomit so went to the bathroom but nothing came up, then all of a sudden I was drenched in sweat, heart was racing and my whole body was tingling and very weak. Then I fell to the floor, couldnt see, couldnt hear anything. I couldnt move. This is the second time its happened now and worries me so much because I live alone. Im not sure if I should go to the doctors? What if its nothing but a fainting episode?
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I had that same type of experience this year except I was in my car and had a head-on accident. Doctor diagnosed it as Vaso Vagal Syncope. It is triggered by different things in different people and mine was dehydration after a tough workout. It can also be low blood sugar, etc.
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