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A 17-year-old female asked about a female:

My sister is experiencing headache (better by: rest) (side: front) (occurred: < 1 hour) (severity: mild) (time frame: suddenly) (quality: throbbing sensation) , drooping eyelid (side: one eye) , eye pain (quality: sore or burning) (side: left) and sensa

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Many possibilities: Most children get a headache at some time, such as from colds, infections, lack of sleep, too many hours on the computer or phone, stress at school, etc... Over-the-counter treatments include Tylenol (acetaminophen), Motrin (ibuprofen), and their generic brands. A bad or increasing headache, recurrent headache, weird headache, or one with other worrisome symptoms should be checked by her doctor.

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