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Can Nsai Ds Cause Headache
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
You might be : Hungry! Please make sure you eat an adequate amount each day. A good example of a standard routine would be three small meals per day for breakfast, lunch, and dinner with small 150-200 kcal snacks around 10:00 am and 3:00pm. Try that, see if it works.
Does Vicks vapo-rub relieve headaches?. I'm not allowed to take nsaid's cause of an in diagnosed guy issue.
Maybe: If it is a sinus headache and you have congestion then yes vicks can help, otherwise no.
Constant non-stop headache not relieved by nsaids. Only med that helped was oxycodone, 3 weeks ago. I'm gonna go mad. What could cause this & nausea?
NDPH: New daily persistent headache is the most refractory headache to treat. New daily persistent headache affects women more than men. The symptoms may have migraine features (nausea, vomiting, light sensitivity). The prognosis: headaches are mostly self-limiting resolving without treatment within several months or resistant to treatment. See a headache specialist for evaluation and management.
Frequent headaches on the right side of head and right eye feels pressure and starts tearing . Take nsaids to relieve bad ones. Possible causes?
Migraine?: Sided-headaches with eye-findings sounds like may be migraine origin. Good if nsaids relieve symptoms. Should discuss with your dr or a neurologist for diagnosis confirmation (can't be positive in 400 characters!), and possible suppressive / preventive medication, depending on how frequently they occur.
I've had a headache for 4 days. I've taken nsaid's several times with no relief. Should i go to the dr?
You should: Since pathological processes in the head and neck can provoke a secondary headache as well as activate a primary headache disorder, the first step in diagnosis is to exclude an organic cause for the headache. This includes laboratory tests, neuroimaging and neurodiagnostic tests. Rec.: see orofacial pain or headache specialist for further investigation.See 1 more doctor answer
Variable: Some people take them frequently and never get rebound headaches. Others may take them a few weeks and get the headaches. It's difficult to say. Thanks for trusting HealthTap!
Migraine Meds: While the nsaids work well it is often useful to have more than one choice so you do not develop rebound headaches from over utilization of one agent. Other abortive agents include the triptans (imitrex, maxalt (rizatriptan)...). Another consideration is whether the headaches are too frequent and might require prophylaxis. Please keep track of your headaches and see your doctor for further advice. Take care.
What is a way to reduce headaches without using OTC drugs? Allergic to nsaids. Looking for a natural/alternative way to treat headaches
What could continuous pain at the top of the head be? The pain feels hot, like nerve pain, not a headache. NSAIDs relieves the pain but it returns.
AVM: Fixed pain in 1 location in the head is a red flag for a vascular malformation such as an AVM or aneurysm. Brain MRI with MRA would be the test of choice to evaluate. Could also be a variant of trigeminal neuralgia, but that also requires imaging to evaluate for an aneurysm, so the work-up would be the same.
Voltaren (diclofenac) 100 mg is the only nsaid that relieves my persistent headache. How often should I take one? Because i read the half-life is only 1.2 - 2 hour
Have had a headache for 4 days now on the right side of my face/head. It comes and goes. I have been using NSAIDs and they sometimes help. I don't feel congested, but it feels similar to sinusitis
Better get seen: One sided headache can be due to sinuses, eyes, teeth, nose, ears or none of those, but we need to check them out, keep taking the pain killers in recommended doses till you see your doctor, best wishes
Is there anything stronger than Acetaminophen for headaches that doesn't irritate intestines? I have intestinal issues that flare up if I take NSAIDs
How much?: How much Tylenol (acetaminophen) have you taken. A healthy person without liver disease can take up to 4000mg per 24 hours (two 500mg Tylenol (acetaminophen) every 6 hours. If that's not cutting your headaches see your doctor, there are other pain medication options. You may need an opiate pain medication. If you have migraine type headaches there are alternate, non-addictive very effective medications, like imitrex.See 1 more doctor answer
What else can I take besides paracetemol & nsaid if I have fever or headache because i've allergy towards those drugs?
I am experiencing headache (quality: occurs at the same time of day, dull or aching sensation, throbbing sensation) (better by: rest, nsaids (ibup...
Migraines: May be migraines, but if the headaches are new or have different characteristics than typical, it is best to seek a face to face medical evaluation.
If I had a few drinks and have a headache can I take Tylenol (acetaminophen) as long as I don't do it regularly? I only drink occasionally and cannot take any NSAID's
I think I have a hiatus hernia. I HS e bad headache and need painkillers, is it ok to take an nsaid?
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