my dad have done space maker put in his heart 11 yrs back now he recently 2 week back put the new battery and after the operation when he gets up he feels dizzy and faintish after sometime he cant even recognize people but when he lie down on bed he is perfectly normal now again he is admit in hospital and the doctors are doing tests they are still unable to find what is wrong can u tell me why he is he not normal after the operation
Dizziness and fainting after changing the battery of the pacemaker indicates malfunctioning of the pacemaker. You should discuss these symptoms with your cardiologist as you may need to get the status of the pacemaker checked.
It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care.
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