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Hormonal migraine signs

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marcel Hungs
Neurology 27 years experience
Botox: Topiramate as medication prevention is very popular. Botox injection in the scalp area have been very promising for many patients with chronic migrai... Read More
Dr. Mark Khorsandi
Surgery 23 years experience
Yes: Hormones cause swelling. So when your hormones increase or decrease, swelling throughout your body occurs. The head has less tolerance to swelling. ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Hormonal migraines ?: At age 50, your ovaries are producing higher levels of estrogen, and when your menstrual cycle occurs, the drop from very high to zero levels will cau... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine 74 years experience
Yes and no: Your periods are controlled by mechanisms in the lower brain that gives you a 28 day cycle via hormone messengers. Migraines are caused by loss of eff... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
Pain Management 30 years experience
Discuss with Doctor: Making lifestyle changes, such as reducing stress and exercising regularly, also may help reduce the frequency, length and severity of migraines. htt... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Yablonsky
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
YES: Many things can contribute to worsening or new headaches. Since you say the increase was sudden, you definitely need to be seen soon to rule out more ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
A Verified Doctoranswered
Endocrinology 52 years experience
Debiltane minipill: Only you and the doctor can decide whether or not Debiltane is an effective treatment most of the time but there may come a time when this is not good... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Big difference: With an ablation, the lining of the uterus (the part that grows and sheds each month) is destroyed, leaving the uterus in place. It is typically an o... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
A Verified Doctoranswered
Endocrinology 52 years experience
Aches: I would strongly recommend that you present these complaints to your doctor but it seems equally important to have at least one visit to a Psychologis... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derek Schwartz
Clinical Psychology 17 years experience
Migraines & Hormones: I have had many cases over the years where patients link hormonal imbalances, menstruation episodes, and other hormonal conditions to their migraines;... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Amster
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: I'm not entirely sure what you're asking here, as breast milk will usually go away after you're done breastfeeding. For it to go on 3 years after wean... Read More
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