Orthostatic Hypotension

Orthostatic hypotension, or postural hypotension, is low blood pressure and related feelings of faintness or lightheadedness on standing up, or with other changes in posture. The classic sign is feeling faint immediately after standing up. Occasional symptoms affect everyone and ...

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Causes

Various simple causes of orthostatic hypotension:

  • Normal. Occasional bouts of feeling faint when you stand up after you’ve been
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