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Old 07-03-2013, 12:43 AM   #28
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Originally Posted by tastroman View Post
Thanks for all of the replies. Currently my episodes of vertigo seem to last from 5-20 seconds although I stay dizzy between episodes of vertigo. I have read that with Menieres, the vertigo attacks usually last from minutes to hours. So I'm wondering, those of you who do have Menieres, how long to your bouts of vertigo typically last?
In my case - when I have a severe attack - hours - like overnight - retiring to bed is my only option - however, with SERC and care on the sleep, stress,caffeine, salt and alcohol the attacks are very infrequent - last one 2011 if I recall correctly. I went for 15 years before they became debilitating with steadily deteriorating loss of hearing in my right ear.

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