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A 22-year-old female asked:

22 y/o f w/ lupus. what could cause a bad headache and series of uncontrolled head jerking episodes? i was in class and didn't know what to do.

3 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See your doctor: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you.
Dr. Alvin Stein
Pain Management 60 years experience
Neurotransmitter bal: Visit www.Neuroscisncemyths.Com to learn about neurotransmitter problems and find a doctor that can work with you to balance your neurotransmitters and bring the problems under control.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management 27 years experience
Or see a Rheumatologist. I suggest treatment based on medical facts not theory and voodoo
Aug 8, 2013
Dr. Vikram Patel
Pain Management 37 years experience
I agree with Dr Rosenfeld.
Aug 8, 2013
Dr. Tracy Lovell
Rheumatology 21 years experience
See below: If you have lupus, i would be concerned about seizure or it could be a side effect from zofran (ondansetron) that you are taking. See your rheumatologist.

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