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Dull Headache For Days
I recently went off progesterone cream (about one week ago) and have been experiencing a dull headache for two days. Could it be related?
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
I'm weaning off hrt, have a history of migraines . Woke up w severe positional vertigo followed by dull headache, lasting 2 days in dec. And again in january. One more bout few days ago, feeling spacy.
Completely?: There are several options available for you. Transdermal Estrogens are less likely to cause or worsen migraines. Another another option is vaginal estrogen. You will not get atrophic vaginitis with this option i presented. Clotting factors are increased with oral estrogens. The vaginal estrogen, will however, not provide enough bone protection, so another drug will be needed! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dull headache past 3 days, all around head & behind eyes. I have anxiety pretty bad & stressed out. Eye exam normal, not taken meds. Worried cancer?
I'm 40 y/o. Having 2nd period in 21 days. This time, Soaking regular tampon & most of overnight pad in 2 hrs. Dull headache for 2 full days.Thoughts?
Ovulation issue: You're at the age where you may start experiencing irregular menses (either skipped or bleeding prolonged and /or more than once a month). This is often due to irregular ovulation. In addition disorders like adenomyosis are usually fully symptomatic and can cause the same issue. Time to see a gynecologist. ...Read more
Have a mild dull headache for a few days now. No fever or other symptoms. But going through rough emotional time past 2 or 3 weeks - could this be the cause? Would Aleve (naproxen) help headache at all or only fixing stemming root problems?
See a doctor: Hi, emotional problems can definitely bring on or worsen headaches. Aleve (naproxen) may help a little, but you are right: you need to fix the root problems. However, we cannot rule out other causes for your headaches. So it's probably best to talk to a doctor. At the very least, talking about your emotional problems may help headaches. ...Read more
On/of dull pressure like headache for days,All ove head,goes down back of neck and behind eye.No fever,Just tired,any idea?
Non jugmental answer please.
Recently my friend used cocain for his first time. Three days have passed and hes experienced a dull headache since.
Expected: Headache after using cocaine is typical. If getting worse up to 3 days after use, then worth getting checked out (especially if any associated nausea, vision changes, limb weakness or coordination problems). Not intending judgement, but have to note that sudden death is a potential outcome of use. ...Read more