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Sinus & stress headache, lower, middle & upper thigh dull pain, no menstrual cycle in 2 months, but regular physician says not pregnant. Please help.?

Sinus & stress headache, lower, middle & upper thigh dull pain, no menstrual cycle in 2 months, but regular physician says not pregnant.  Please help.?

Stress: Sorry you r going thru this. It all ties in to stress &its effects on hormonal balance. Stress triggers changes in our inner hormonal environment resulting in missed periods, low energy, insomnia, moodiness, body aches & weakness to name a few. This addsmore stress &a viscous cycle ensues. Supporting your thyroid with l-tyrosine, selenium, &iodine helps to normalize your hormones &eliminate symptoms. ...Read more

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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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What to do when your wife is 9 months pregnant with bad headache?

What to do when your wife is 9 months pregnant with bad headache?

Be understanding: I recommend only tylenol (acetaminophen) for pain in pregnancy. Lots of things are happening to her now. Try to be understanding and do whatever she wants! I would talk to ob/gyn too... This could be more serious problem associated with pregnancy .... ...Read more

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I am nine weeks pregnant and took two 200 mg Aleve for a headache. Will it harm my baby?

I am nine weeks pregnant and took two 200 mg Aleve for a headache. Will it harm my baby?

Pregnancy and drugs: You are right to be concerned about taking medication during pregnancy. Discuss with your doctor the recommended treatments for simple complaints like colds and headaches during pregnancy. S/he may prefer Tylenol or acetaminophen, for example. A single dose of Aleve should not cause a problem, even at 9 weeks. ...Read more

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What helps with serious headaches while pregnant?

What helps with serious headaches while pregnant?

Alternatives to meds: It is best to minimize drugs ; even most herbs during pregnancy. As always, it's best to find ; address the cause; if musculoskeletal then a good osteopath, chiropractor or bodyworker should help. Stress reduction/meditation/yoga usually helps. Magnesium often helps ; if migraines learn what foods trigger them. Acupuncture and homeopathy are two other healing modalities that are safe ; effective. ...Read more

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I'm pregnant and have a headache what can I take?

I'm pregnant and have a headache what can I take?

Tylenol (acetaminophen): The safest choice is tylenol or acetaminophen. However, I do not recommend taking it more than 3 times day and for longer than 14 days as it may paradoxically cause overuse headache.

Medicines like ibuprofen, motrin, aleve, naproxen, or aspirin-containing medicines are not recommended during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is it normal to get headaches if you are pregnant?

Is it normal to get headaches if you are pregnant?

Yes: Yes. Being pregnant causes hormonal changes that change your body's physiology including your blood pressure. Headaches are a common complaint. ...Read more

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What headache medicine can you take while pregnant?

What headache medicine can you take while pregnant?

Talk to your OB MD: You need to ask your treating OB MD this question who will be providing care for the duration of the pregnancy. All medications have an impact on the developing fetus good and bad, . ...Read more

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Is it normal to get headaches when you are two months pregnant?

Is it normal to get headaches when you are two months pregnant?

Possible: The cause of headache has many reasons, such as low blood sugar, low or high blood pressure, or migraine, etc. You should let your OB know if symptom persist. ...Read more

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Is there anything I can take for a headache while I am pregnant?

Is there anything I can take for a headache while I am pregnant?

See doctor first.: Most headaches are not serious. However, headaches in pregnancy should get evaluated by your doctor because headaches could be the result of elevated blood pressure or other causes. Once the rare but important conditions have been assessed you doctor might allow you to use tylenol (acetaminophen). Your doctor will not allow Aspirin or Ibuprofen or other nsaids because they can hurt the baby. ...Read more

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Is there anything that I can about headaches at 3 months pregnant?

Is there anything that I can about headaches at 3 months pregnant?

Tylenol (acetaminophen): Tylenol (acetaminophen) or generic Acetaminophen is the safest pain reliever for pregnant women. Only take it when headache is unbearable and do not take more than 3000 mg in a day. Try slow deep breathing meditation or relax in a dark quiet room if possible. ...Read more

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Is there any way except with medication to treat headache while pregnant?

Is there any way except with medication to treat headache while pregnant?

Yes, for some types: Some headaches respond to various massage and accu-pressure techniques. Accupuncture might help. Muscle tightness headaches and some sinus headaches are relieved with mentholated ice rub on the temples. I'm sure there are others and your obgyn may advise you of safe pills too. Good luck ; congratulations. ...Read more

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I am pregnant about 11weeks and I have a headache, is it normal or it means something?

Pregnancy Headache: Having a headache while pregnant may not mean that there is something wrong with the pregnancy. People have headaches all the time for no reason. ...Read more

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Could slight pain in my ride side and headaches over last few days be a sign that I'm pregnant?

Could slight pain in my ride side and headaches over last few days be a sign that I'm pregnant?

Not likely: Usual pregnancy symptoms are being late for a period, breast tenderness and nausea. There are many causes for slight pain in side and for headaches, though they might go along with pregnancy. ...Read more

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I have a headache that has last for two days what kind of medicen can I take because im pregnant?

I have a headache that has last for two days what kind of medicen can I take because im pregnant?

Tylenol (acetaminophen): Limited amounts of tylenol (acetaminophen) is safe, but speak to your OB first. They are familiar with your medical history and any allergies or other issues that might preclude you from using it. ...Read more

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My wife have headache for last 3 days as she is 25 week and 1 day pregnant.is it normal or need to worry?

My wife have headache for last 3 days as she is 25 week and 1 day pregnant.is it normal or need to worry?

Get checked: Headache during pregnancy should be evaluated granted it is persistent. Go to the hospital/Ob Triage. Call your OB/GYN and go there for evaluation for blood pressure, urinary issues and more. Good luck ...Read more

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Headache (Definition)

The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more