What is neurally mediated hypotension?

Low blood pressure from faulty brain signals (neurally mediated hypotension). This disorder causes blood pressure to drop after standing for long periods, leading to symptoms such as dizziness, nausea and fainting.

How do members experience neurally mediated hypotension?

Top 5 symptoms reported by people with neurally mediated hypotension*

*Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.

Top treatments taken by people for neurally mediated hypotension*

Who has neurally mediated hypotension on PatientsLikeMe?


Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 13
30s 19
40s 16
50s 15
60s 18
70+ 15

Distribution of sex


Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 20
Female 81