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I feel dizzy and light headed and nausiouse. I start to sweat and want to pass out. Mostly happens when I am on the stool. I can feel the faint coming before i go to th bathroom.
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A lot of people experience this, especially geriatric patients.  The most I can suggest from here is to get some more fiber in your diet.  Eat some oats for breakfast, eat fruit, take a fiber supplement like Metamucil if you can't fit these into your diet.  These will help make it a little more regular and easier to pass.  I would still go to the doctor just in case, but this would be a place to start.  You can at least tell your doctor you tried it then so additional steps can be made if it's not working.
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