Olga Adereyko, MD — Primary Care Physician, General Practitioner, Medical Consultant
In this Article
What does dizziness when standing feel like?
Can dizziness when standing indicate a serious condition?
When to see a health care provider
If you’ve ever stood up after a long period of sitting on the couch, you’re probably familiar with the sensation of being light-headed when standing up. As uncomfortable as it can be, it usually passes before you have the chance to give it a second thought. If it happens more often, though, it can be concerning and frustrating. Feeling dizzy when standing is often related to blood flow and blood pressure.
1. Why Do I Feel Lightheaded When I Stand Up?
2. 12 Causes of Dizziness
3. Dizzy? Signs You Need to Call Your Doctor NOW! IMMEDIATELY!
4. The #1 Cause of Dizziness | Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV) – Diagnosis & Treatment
5. Dizziness, balance problems, and blood pressure swings can be from upper cervical instability