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Took BP after Migraine Aura (with no headache)after lunch165/81.Can migraine with an Aura only cause spike in BP? Have normal BP even with Migraine Aura

Took BP after Migraine Aura (with no headache)after lunch165/81.Can migraine with an Aura only cause spike in BP? Have normal BP even with Migraine Aura

It could: ...just the anxiety about possibly getting a migraine if you have bad ones. However, you have a rather complicated history and are on some things which should help control your blood pressure. Keep checking it, and if it is staying up (or going up) probably should be seen given your history. By the way, you can always take more Magnesium, bisglycinate better than citrate. Helps both concerns. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Left vocal chord paralysis. Mri scattered pv & sc wm flair nonspecific. Atypical for ms. I am 55 no high BP or migraine. Is MS stil a possibility?

Left vocal chord paralysis. Mri scattered pv & sc wm flair nonspecific. Atypical for ms. I am 55 no high BP or migraine. Is MS stil a possibility?

Unlikely.: Possible but unlikely. I would put money on local injury to the recurrent laryngeal nerve. Look in the upper chest and neck for a cause. ...Read more

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Is it dangerous to take stimulants (ADHD medications) and beta-blockers (Propranolol) together? If so, why? Diff. Med. For BP and migraine prevention?

Is it dangerous to take stimulants (ADHD medications) and beta-blockers (Propranolol) together? If so, why? Diff. Med. For BP and migraine prevention?

Theoretically yes: Practically probably not. This answer is based on the fact that if you are on a B Blkr and taking a symptathomimetic agent like a stimulant this could cause severe hypertension. Based on studies of people on B Blkrs who took cocaine or were given epinephrine for allergic reactions and this turns out not to be unfounded and not the case. If your BP is up see your Dr and review your medications. ...Read more

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I tookbirth control pills for pcos but it gave me side effect migraine, BP doc prescribed me medroxy progesteronewill it alsogiveme sideeffects?

I tookbirth control pills for pcos but it gave me side effect migraine, BP doc prescribed me medroxy progesteronewill it alsogiveme sideeffects?

Impossible to know: All medications have side effects. While Medroxyprogesterone acetate is an appropriate treatment for pcos (though not as good as birth control pills), it may still have side effects. ...Read more

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Fm49, is it normal that during migraine my BP shoot up to like 110/160, with severe head ache.

Fm49, is it normal that during migraine my BP shoot up to like 110/160, with severe head ache.

It is not uncommon: It is not uncommon for Blood pressure to "shoot up" with any severe pain, especially with a migraine headache. The upper number in the blood pressure is always higher than the lower number, so perhaps your blood pressure was 160/110. This is a serious blood pressure elevation, and it is important to receive prompt treatment. For more info see: http://understandingmigraine. Blogspot. Com ...Read more

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Migraine, nauseous, BP is 166/130. Took clonidine but not working. Should I go to er?

Migraine, nauseous, BP is 166/130. Took clonidine but not working. Should I go to er?

? HTN encephalopathy: A diastolic blood pressure of 130 is a relatively elevated blood pressure. Associated with symptoms such as "migraine" headaches and nausea and not responding to clonidine, a visit to the er would be the safest thing to do. If not a new problem & symptoms not new, can call your doctor first, but don't wait too long. There are better choices than Clonidine for treatment of hypertension. ...Read more

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I have a vein by my temple that is sticking out. My ear blocked alittle. History migraine, high BP 140/80, anxiety, allergies. Should I be worried​?

I have a vein by my temple that is sticking out. My ear blocked alittle. History migraine, high BP 140/80, anxiety, allergies. Should I be worried​?

With this collection: Of symptoms and problems it would be a good idea to have a thorough evaluation by a health care provider and to have your BP treated. I do not think you should be worried but you should be appropriately concerned about your health. The enlarged vein could be a sign of a number of different things. Don't wait to be evaluated. ...Read more

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What is migraine?

What is migraine?

Migraines: A migraine is a vasospasm of a blood vessel in the brain. There are many symptoms. The common migraine's hallmark is a severe headache. The headache may be accompanied by nausea and vomiting, sensitivity to light and sound. Sometimes, migraines are signaled by an "aura, " which may be a visual symptom such as flashing lights or wavy lines followed by a headache. Common triggers - caffeine, stress. ...Read more

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What is a migraine?

Recurrent headache: Migraine is a chronic disoeder in which you get recurrent headaches which are moderate to severe in nature
in typical headache it is on one sided headache and pulsating in nature and last anywhere from 2 to 72 hours
it may have other associated symptoms like
nausea&vomiting
inreased sensitivity ti light
about one in third patients feel an aura.
It can be triggered by several different factors. ...Read more

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What is a migraine?

What is a migraine?

Headache: Hi ChantelleH,
A migraine is a type of headache. Usually it is on one side of the head, moderate to severe, throbbing and sometimes associated with sensitivity to light and sound. ...Read more

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What causes migraine?

What causes migraine?

Migraine cause: Over the years, many theories on the pathophysiology of migraine have been postulated but the exact cause of migraine is still controversial. Migraine pathogenesis involves an interrelationship between neuronal and vascular components. ...Read more

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How to cure migraine?

How to cure migraine?

See a neurologist: There is no cure but a great treatment management exists, which can alleviate your symptoms big time, but your have to see a neurologist to rule out any other possibilities of your headache. ...Read more

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Is migraine a disease?

Is migraine a disease?

Neurological disorde: Migraine is chronic neurological disorder associated with focal neurologic deficit, alterations in cerebral blood flow and headache. ...Read more

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How to reduce migraine?

How to reduce migraine?

Prevent migraines: There are many things one can do to help decrease their headaches. Good sleep, good nutrition, stress management, and exercise are a few. Also, daily preventive medications can help reduce the intensity and frequency of attacks. Its important to work with your doctor to find the best approach for you. ...Read more

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Why am I having migraine?

Migraines: Migraines can happen spontaneously without cause. Although there can be triggers, the most common are stress, caffeine, chocolate, red wine, food with sulfates, some medications, alcohol, reflections of light. ...Read more

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How do I avoid a migraine?

Migrain avoidance: Migrain headache avoidance has some thing to do with avoiding triggers....
You should have done a diary for your headache what exactly bring your headache is it stress...Is it food and what type of food is it noise
light, what ever it is you have to avoid it and in case of light u need to say in dark quiet room. ..And also some medications can be given to avoid headache consider as prophylactic. ...Read more

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How do I treat a migraine?

How do I treat a migraine?

Many ways: There are many therapies to migraines. If acute otc meds like Excedrin helps. Prescriptions such as triptans have been used to abate the migraine if severe enough. If this a chronic condition, reduce stressors, exercise, meditation, food triggers, acupuncture/yoga can all help. There is of course medications for chronic migraine as well. Keeping a log of your migraines may be helpful. ...Read more

Dr. Dariush Saghafi
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Migraine (Definition)

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