U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 22-year-old female asked:

Yesterday i woke up with a bad headache on the left side, most pain above my left watering eyetoday i still feel it. can't take pills, what can i do

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Brijesh Chandwani
Orofacial Pain 12 years experience
Self care: You can try some self care things including warm compresses, hot showers, meditation, massages and green tea. I know you mentioned no pills but advil or tylenol (acetaminophen) might help.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Dec 9, 2013


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.