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Headache for 5 days straight

A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mahaveer Mukkamalla
Specializes in Family Medicine
Many causes: The most common causes of headache at your age are either a migrane or tension headache or sinus infection. ( if you have cold) is it continuous or on... Read More

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A member asked:
Dr. Michael Rothman
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Is this new?: Is this unsual for him? Has he overeaten? Eaten too much junk food? Sugar? Caffiene withdrawal? Mold exposure? Viral syndrome? High blood pressure? Do... Read More
Dr. Vakas Sial
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Multiple causes: He may have multiple causes such as migraines, or a circulatory disorder. Certain neurological conditions may also present with prolonged headache.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rebecca Mammo
A Verified Doctoranswered
22 years experience
Be seen: Your symptoms can be be due to a number of reasons as benign as migraine but serous causes i.e. meningitis must be ruled out. Please see an ophthalmo... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Headache: The most common headache is a tension headache which effects 80 percent of headache sufferers. Migraine is a common headache, but usually associated w... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Catherine Willner
Neurology 36 years experience
5 day headache: If this is a new onset headache for you, then formal evaluation with a physician is important to be certain this is nothing worrisome. There are many... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
Psychiatry 50 years experience
Headaches R comm: See a neurologist for evaluation and work up or at least u pcp and he can address u nipples also.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
ER-NOW!: Never ignore an ongoing headache with dizziness: go directly to the ER for further evaluation and a CT scan of your head.
A female asked:
Dr. Boris Ripa
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Many reasons: Weather changes, stress, tiredness, high blood pressure, low blood pressure, infections, and others causes.
A member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
?migraine: Migraine headaches can last several days, and this is not unexpected, but if this pattern continues, time to get addressed at your doctor's office.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
Consult your doctor: Headache for three days not responding to pain meds needs to be evaluated.It may be due to high blood pressure, migraine, cluster headache or some oth... Read More