Transient Ischemic Attack - Symptoms

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Published: July 29

I have now had several of these transient ischemic attacks but they are getting longer. Initially I lost vision on one side in one eye, which resumed after 40 minutes and I had a bad headache. The second time the right side of my face dropped and I had numbness in my right arm. The 3rd time I had speech difficulties and numbness and drooping of my face arm and leg. This lasted about 30 minutes and was extremely scary. Then just 2 months later I had just finished a meal out and I thought I was going to faint. However it continued and was like I was drowning, I had the rushing in the ears, felt hot to the extreme, then face dropped on right side and I had pins and needles down right arm and leg. I also thought I was going to lose control of my bowels. This lasted about 15 to 20 minutes and again was very scary..

Published: July 14

I had a TIA (transient ischemic attack) last November. Now I have Horner’s syndrome. I don't feel good and after USD 8000 in imaging the doctors gave up. I'm ready too..