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Anyone Know Why I Get My Worst Migraines The Day Before My Period
The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more
I get a migraine right before my period. I just got Estrogen cream (BIH). Should I take it only the day before my period? Will it alter bleeding?
Menstrual migraine: NSAID therapy may be effective when given the week before and the week during menses. NSAIDs may also be used when traveling or during those special functions that involve increased stress. See an orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation and professional management. ...Read more
Hormone shifts: A menstrual migraine is an unfortunately a common occurance. Many women will get a headache that is triggered by the change in hormone levels. Some women will use non-hormone methods to treat the headaches, others will use a daily hormone and skip the placebo week to reduce frequency of headaches. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am a migraine sufferer which get really bad when I am close to my period how do I manage this .Since i can't sleep or eat properly
I have my period an it just started today an I have a migraine an feel nauseous usually I get really mean an crabby an have cramps I feel weak now?
??: Do you have a question or are you just venting? ...Read more
Hai doctor, i just want to ask, when i period time. I, m always get a very sick headache like migraine.. May i know why like that?
It's natural: What you describe is almost certainly a form of migraine ("catamenial migraine"). Some women simply are prone to this; it would be extremely rare to be a reflection of any structural problem. It is treatable and you should talk with your doctor. A type of medication called 'triptan' may help, and there may be a preventive strategy. Some neurologists may have more experience with this. ...Read more
Supplementation: very often, this type of migraine headaches respond to supplementation of progesterone and the second part of your cycle. I can try to do it with progesterone precursors, but better talk to a specialist in bioidentical hormone replacement therapy – a good test can do a lot for the best solution ...Read more
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