Causes of Postural hypotension


Botulism [top]

  • Diplopia, bulbar palsy, descending paralysis
  • Dry mouth, postural hypotension
  • Abdominal cramps
  • Contaminated canned food
  • Incubation 12-36 hours

Addison's disease [top]

  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Nausea / vomiting
  • Malaise, fatigue
  • Postural hypotension
  • Weight loss