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Eye twitch migraine

A male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
Benign: Most "muscle twitches" involving eyelid are secondary to myokymia, which is a benign flickering, usually associated with eyestrain, fatigue, stress, b... Read More

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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Marx
Pain Management 48 years experience
Need Testing: Sounds like some sort of electrolyte(minerals in your blood like sodium, potassium or calcium) disturbance. You need to see a doctor to get this sort... Read More
Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 55 years experience
May be fibromyalgia: There are lots of issues here and when your physician will look at all of these there are major topics to be evaluated. Are there tender myofasci... Read More
Dr. James Marx
Pain Management 48 years experience
Sounds Systemic: You need a complete workup consisting of labs(blood work) a good physical examination and a careful history. Although this sounds a lot like fms, I am... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Carcione
Neurology 33 years experience
Protracted migraine: You need to see a headache specialist - dont try to treat this on your own - seek out the care of a neurologist who treats migraine; this is your best... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dora Chizea
Anti-Aging Medicine 48 years experience
For evaluation and..: Eye twitching can be a possible sign before some migraine attack but it can also be due to Eye muscle fatigue among other causes. Tizanidine while a ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Possibly: The twitching would not be due to the Botox, however. (Botox is actually used to treat eye twitching in some instances!) The twitching "could" possi... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Van der Werff
Dentistry 39 years experience
Good question..: I'm sorry for your loss.... However, I would suggest seeing a headache specialist or neurologist to determine the cause... I don't want to scare you... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. David Kam
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 36 years experience
Blocked tear ducts ?: If you also have a stuffy nose, the cause can be due to blocked tear ducts. See an opthalmologist if you do not have a stuffy nose.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
Migraine: is a serious and complex neurologic disorder. Unilateral throbbing headache, dizziness, partial blackout, weakness, dysesthesia, visual disturbances n... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
You bet you should!!: Your facial twitching could be facial myokymia, or hemifacial spasm, and needs imaging. If you have optic neuritis, you likely have an inflammatory n... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see ... Read More

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