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A 20-year-old male asked:

My symptoms right side headache above the ear, dizziness, vomiting, all are intermittent, associated together. is it migraine?

3 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 30 years experience
Could be: Your symptoms are suggestive of migraine headaches, you really need to have them evaluated by a doctor though.
Dr. David Jakubowicz
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 23 years experience
Migraine: Some women experience migraines or headaches during their monthly cycle. Also some respond that way either to blood loss or hormones. If you have headaches and dizziness migraine is a possibility. For the dizziness make sure you are not unsteady as a fall can be dangerous. Headaches with light or sound aversion, flashing lights or visual changes, dizziness before onset are symptoms of migraine.
Dr. Jay Bayer
Family Medicine 52 years experience
Migraine is an event: The diagnosis headaches is 95% history. Migraines are neurological events with numerous presentations and types. Keep diary of symptoms that may signal onset(aura, menstrruation)! duration, any triggers like poor sleep foods, etc. There is a variant called paroxysmal hemicrania- occurs one side and may repeat . Simple treatment with indocin (indomethacin). But take info to dr. Or neurologist proper diagnosis. M.
Last updated Aug 20, 2017


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