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Does anyone have adult abdominal migraine? What to do?

Does anyone have adult abdominal migraine? What to do?

Marijuana use?: If you use marijuana, you could have cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome which is often the cause of abdominal migraine associated cyclic vomiting in adults. ...Read more

Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
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Abdominal Migraine (Definition)

Abdominal migraine is a disorder primarily of children which presents with episodes of abdominal pain without an accompanying headache. It is difficult to confirm the diagnosis as there are not a set of features that is specific and thus it can take time before the diagnosis is made. The condition ...Read more


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What is the definition or description of: abdominal migraine?

What is the definition or description of: abdominal migraine?

See below: Abdominal migraine is a disorder primarily of children which presents with episodes of abdominal pain without an accompanying headache. It is difficult to confirm the diagnosis as there are not a set of features that is specific and thus it can take time before the diagnosis is made. The condition is rare in adults. ...Read more

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What is the treatment of abdominal migraine?

What is the treatment of abdominal migraine?

.Depends: If they are occurring frequently, i will give a migraine prevention medications. One thing that you have watch out for, is the use of triptans such as imitrex (sumatriptan). It can make these migraines without headaches worse. ...Read more

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Abdominal migraine or intolerance?

Abdominal migraine or intolerance?

See your doc: Need to see your doc, get history, bring food diary, get examined to even to begin to answer that question. ...Read more

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Does extreme heat cause an abdominal migraine in females around 12

Does extreme heat cause an abdominal migraine in females around 12

It can: Heat is known to trigger migraines in predisposed individuals. Abdominal migraines usually occur in children who have a family history of migraines. Abdominal migraines more commonly occur in girls than boys, and are rare in adults. Children that have abdominal migraines often have migraine headaches as adults. For more info see: http://understandingmigraine.blogspot.com/ ...Read more

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I have an abdominal migraine. I've gotten them for 10+ years, but I just had a pure mucus BM I've never had before. Is it related or something else?

I have an abdominal migraine. I've gotten them for 10+ years, but I just had a pure mucus BM I've never had before. Is it related or something else?

See HA specialist: Abdominal migraines are rare in adults. See a headache specialist (neurologist) for assessment, diagnosis and management. ...Read more

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Elavil (amitriptyline) for abdominal migraine, I was wondering if I am able to eat chocolate now, since it's a trigger. I ate chocolate the other day, no migraine.

Elavil (amitriptyline) for abdominal migraine, I was wondering if I am able to eat chocolate now, since it's a trigger. I ate chocolate the other day, no migraine.

Try it and see: Chocolate is a known trigger for some people's migraines along with other foods. If you can now eat it without causing a headache you may continue. I would be careful, however, and start with a small amount. ...Read more

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What is an abdominal migraine?

What is an abdominal migraine?

Usually in kids: Abdominal migraine, to put it as simply as possible, is involves pain in the abdomen, even when there's no headache. Typically, the pain lasts about two hours, but anywhere from 1-72 hours. Between attacks, things are fine. Sometimes there are other symptoms, such as nausea and/or vomiting, sensitivity to light, irritability, diarrhea, loss of appetite, headache. ...Read more

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I take amitriptyline for abdominal migraine. Been on it for almost 2 months. Having suicidal thoughts. Is this normal? What do I do?

I take amitriptyline for abdominal migraine. Been on it for almost 2 months. Having suicidal thoughts. Is this normal? What do I do?

Suggest Abilify (aripiprazole).: Amitriptyline does not generally lead to suicidal thoughts, but in any case, adding 2 mg of Abilify (aripiprazole) each morning may give you significant relief from the depression and thoughts of suicide. If you haven't already, please contact your primary care provider right away and describe your symptoms. Avoid ALL alcohol. Call 911 if thinking very seriously about suicide and have a plan. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Migraine Headaches (Definition)

Migraine headaches are a common condition that often include a headache with throbbing, pulsing pain, blurriness of vision, nausea, and sensitivity to light. They ...Read more


Dr. Dariush Saghafi
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Migraine (Definition)

A migraine is a type of headache that is associated with throbbing localized pain. It also usually causes light sensitivity, nausea, and vomiting. Migraines can ...Read more