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joebou4860 11-06-2007 07:21 PM

My beer makes me dizzy (srsly)
 
This was an AG IPA listed here:
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f66/high-gear-pale-ale-ag-36782/

Lately when I get about 1/4 of the way through a glass I feel dizzy (not drunk).
Swmbo describes it as more lightheaded than dizzy. Any known causes for this? It os not something I have experienced before with any beer of any strength commercial or homebrew.

I was thinking perhaps some higher alcohols but i am not sure why it is more prevalent now and not earlier in the batch tasting.

ohiobrewtus 11-06-2007 07:55 PM

Drink 6 of them then report back to us. :drunk:

Beerthoven 11-06-2007 08:18 PM

Does it really only happen when you drink?

Have you had a cold recently?

I have dizzy spells for a few weeks sometimes after a cold. It takes a while for my ears/sinuses to clear out. It can be a PITA. Sometimes its so bad I can't walk or drive.

brewt00l 11-06-2007 09:33 PM

Are you both getting this directly from consuming a rather small amount of your beer?

...me thinks consulting a DR would be a good idea.

Ó Flannagáin 11-06-2007 09:37 PM

If it's got a lot of hops, that could be part of it... I guess /shrug

Kevin Dean 11-06-2007 09:51 PM

Ergot Poisioning

I saw it on House MD. It was on Fox, it has to be real!

IowaStateFan 11-06-2007 10:22 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Kevin Dean
Ergot Poisioning

I saw it on House MD. It was on Fox, it has to be real!

You sure you didn't stay at a Holiday Inn Express??


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