Peter Hibberd, M.D., is a doctor whose advice is based on more than 28 years of hospital outpatient and inpatient experience. He is an experienced emergency medicine physician, surgeon, and consultant. Dr. Hibberd is certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine. He is also a fellow and active member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, an active member of the American College of Emergency Physicians, and a member and fellow of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine. Dr. Hibberd has earned numerous national and international professional certifications, memberships, and awards.

Causes of Dizziness

Monday, 12 December 2011 08:49 AM

Question: My son is 50 years old. He has diabetes and takes thyroid medication and anti-psychotic medication. He has been complaining about being dizzy for the last few months. What could be the cause?
Dr. Hibberd's Answer:
Both diabetes and antipsychotic medication can cause dizziness. You need to consult with your primary care physician, and he can adjust the dosages of both medications. Please make sure that he takes his medication and eats regularly.

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