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can taking a long nap trigger migrane

A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Not uncommon: Narcotics (Vicodin) can actually cause migraine headaches or make them worse. Acute and preventive treatment for migraines, rescue medications are tri ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
33 years experience Neurology
Migraine therapy: In general, the treatment of migraines is split into knowledge and avoidance of triggers, abortive and preventative therapy. Need to discuss this with ... Read More
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Prevention: Try to prevent by choosing one of the following: riboflavin, CoQ-10, butterbur, feverfew, magnesium.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Needs to see doc: There are different types of headaches and migraine is a diagnosis of exclusion. There are also headaches that signal significant conditions, such as ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chirag Patel
Specializes in Neurology
See a neurologist: There are many types of headaches and many reasons for each type. You should speak to your primary care physician who can refer you to a neurologist. ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
No: By definition you have to be awake to faint. If you awaken and are seeing flashes of light it is not fainting. If this is the only time you see flash ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Anxiety?: Could well be anxiety, but with the headaches, forgetfulness & excess sleep, it is best to get checked by your primary care doc. For workup to rule ou ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Seek medical help: If treatment with excedrin is not successful and the headaches is still refractory, you should seek medical assistance. For these attacks, an abortiv ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricio Espinosa
19 years experience Neurology
No: There is no harm in having 1-2 drinks with dinner. However if etoh is a trigger for headaches/migraine i would avoid it.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roxanne Lewis
Specializes in Clinical Psychology
No, but: An EEG is just a measurement. In some tests, a strobe is used to evoke some responses, which , in a reactive person, can lead to a headache, but als ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Kimlinger
37 years experience Family Medicine
Fatigue on topamax: Topamax can be effective in preventing or lessening migraines symptoms but has side effects including daytime drowsiness. Other medical problems (such ... Read More

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