Vaso-Vagal Discussion

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my son, who is 21, has fainted 2x while getting a shot, also blacked out when he was about 8 months old when falling backwardds and last wekend, while on an airplane, felt oozy again, got up to go to the restroom due to nausea and completely lost his eyesight for approximately a minute. His eyesight gradually came back. Do you have any information/advice on this matter? Much Appreciated

This web site is not a substitute for a thorough medical evaluation and diagnosis of your vaso-vagal type symptoms.  Medical treatment and diagnosis is the only acceptable initial response to these serious symptoms since they might present from any number of life threatening and treatable illnesses. It is for you and your physician to rule out more serious illnesses; Please don't use this online forum as an alternative to getting responsible medical attention and being under the care of a physician for the duration of any unknown, suspected or dangerous vaso-vagal syndrome symptoms.
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