A 17-year-old female asked:
I am experiencing fatigue, headache (better by: rest, nsaids (ibuprofen, naproxen, etc.)) (side: all sides) (worsened by: sneeze or cough, when i'm tired, skipping meals) (severity: severe) (quality: feels sharp or stabbing) (time frame: sudden) , nausea
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Dr. Robert Kwokanswered
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Doctor can examine: People get a headache at some time, such as from colds, infections, lack of sleep, too much driving, long hours on the computer, stress at work, etc... Over-the-counter treatments include Tylenol (acetaminophen), Motrin, Alleve, Excedrin Migraine, etc... A bad or steadily increasing headache, recurrent or weird headache, a headache you wake up with, or other worrisome symptoms should be checked.
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