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My brother having migraine and have stomach pain? What is the treatment?

My brother having migraine and have stomach pain? What is the treatment?

See a Neurologist: Abdominal migraines usually start in childhood. If it is true Abdominal pain, not associated with nausea, vomiting and dizziness then regular Triptans and migraine medications should relieve it. But if it is accompanied by nausea and vomiting a lot of patients in my experience have a diagnosis of Pseudo tumor-cerebri or high pressure of the brain. Your brother needs an MRI. See Neurologist. ...Read more

Dr. Chad Levitt
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Stomach Pain (Definition)

Most people will describe pain in any part of abdomen as stomach pain, it is what many patients say but in medical terms it is pain in the stomach which is located in middle of upper abdomen, so real stomach pain is the pain ...Read more


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Sever right side lower stomach pain. Sever very painful migraine headache for the last 4 days. Really nauseous. Please respond ASAP. What should I do?

Sever right side lower stomach pain. Sever very painful migraine headache for the last 4 days. Really nauseous. Please respond ASAP. What should I do?

Related or not?: There are lots of possibilities here, all of which can be addressed by a physical exam & appropriate testing. Migraines for example can affect both head & gut ("intestinal migraine"). Please however don't contribute to your stomach upset by taking excessive nsaid's aimed at alleviating head ache. I'm concerned about your symptom severity. Get checked ASAP for Rx & rule out more esoteric pathology ...Read more

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What does it mean when you migraine all day and feeling nauseous and back pain and stomach pain?

What does it mean when you migraine all day and feeling nauseous and back pain and stomach pain?

Migraine: You are listing symptoms consistent with migraine you can abort the headaches using over the counter medicaions or have your doctor prescribe medication like sumatriptan, or other similar medication. ...Read more

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I took 4 Fioricet within 1 hr to treat a migraine. Since then (the past ~10 hrs) I have had moderate to severe stomach pain. Should I seek med help?

I took 4 Fioricet within 1 hr to treat a migraine. Since then (the past ~10 hrs) I have had moderate to severe stomach pain. Should I seek med help?

Fioricet: The ingredients in fioricet don't usually cause abdominal pain because it doesn't contain aspirin or codeine. Migraine often causes nausea but if you're experiencing significant and persistent abdominal distress, I recommend an evaluation by a physician. ...Read more

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Having migrane for last 2 days on right head, took Excedrin over the last 24 hours 2 times. History of migraine due to upset stomachs?

Having migrane for last 2 days on right head, took Excedrin over the last 24 hours 2 times. History of migraine due to upset stomachs?

DR will help: There are many treatments, and preventative things for migraine patients.
Please make an apt with your DR to discuss what options are the best for you. ...Read more

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After taking painkiller for migraine fiorinal (aspirin butalbital and caffeine) I have really bad stomach pain. How do I treat it?

After taking painkiller for migraine fiorinal (aspirin butalbital and caffeine) I have really bad stomach pain. How do I treat it?

Stop taking med: So you want to take a drug to stop side effect of another drug? Why not just stop taking 1st drug? In the case of migraines, find another option that doesn't cause stomach aches (possibly due to aspirin). Chat w/your family doc about options. Check out http://alvinblin. Blogspot. Com/2012/04/evidence-based-migraine-prevention. Html for prevention options. ...Read more

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Hi I'm 26 yrs old, have 3 children age 3.5yrs, 2 & 6 months & for the last 2 weeks I've been experiencing sharp stomach pain on occasion & almost constant abdominal pain, migraine like headaches, hot & cold flashes and dizziness. I've also experienced ra

Hi I'm 26 yrs old, have 3 children age 3.5yrs, 2 & 6 months & for the last 2 weeks I've been experiencing sharp stomach pain on occasion & almost constant abdominal pain, migraine like headaches, hot & cold flashes and dizziness. I've also experienced ra

Difficult: We always think of gall bladder issues in women of child-bearing age. But it could be your appendix (2 weeks sounds unlikely, though), severe reflux, an ulcer, a gastroenteritis (infection -- viral vs bacterial), etc... Numerous possibilities including female organs too. See your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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I have a migraine, a bad stomach ache, I feel like I'm going to be sick. Any ideas what's wrong?

I have a migraine, a bad stomach ache, I feel like I'm going to be sick. Any ideas what's wrong?

Common association: The area in the brain stem that triggeres migraine headaches is physically next to the vomiting center. The two areas interact through a neurotransmitter Dopamine. There is a combination of medication such as Reglan (metoclopramide) and ibuprofen may help your headache and prevent the stomach ach is taken as soon as you experience headache. ...Read more

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Yesterday: vomiting, stomach pains, fever, migraine, random muscle aches. Today: trouble taking deep breaths, still muscle aches. Should I be worried?

Yesterday: vomiting, stomach pains, fever, migraine, random muscle aches. Today: trouble taking deep breaths, still muscle aches. Should I be worried?

Flu symptoms: Looks like flu (viral). Drink plenty of fluids, make sure you are well hydrated. Measure your fever. Go visit your doctor if fever more than 102 or if sum not better in 3-4 days. ...Read more

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Mild migraine like symptoms for several days dark almost black stool but clumpy last 2 times slight stomach discomfort allergies? Weather changing?

Mild migraine like symptoms for several days dark almost black stool but clumpy last 2 times slight stomach discomfort allergies? Weather changing?

Not allergy: These are not typical allergy symptoms. If the problem worsens or persists for more than a week, you need to see your doctor. I am concerned that you may have a bleeding ulcer. ...Read more

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What can cause a sore throat, stomach ache and migraine?

What can cause a sore throat, stomach ache and migraine?

Seasonal flu: Is very common viral infection. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water and get a good rest. NSAIDs (e.g. Aleve), Tylenol (acetaminophen) are also recommended every 6 hours. If concerned, see your PCP for reevaluation. ...Read more

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What can I take for my migraines that won't erode my stomach lining. Already on pantoprazole for bad heartburn, take excedrin, but tough on my stomach.

What can I take for my migraines that won't erode my stomach lining. Already on pantoprazole for bad heartburn, take excedrin, but tough on my stomach.

See below: I would talk to your PCP or neurologist. There are many new treatments now that should be much easier on your GI tract. ...Read more

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Been sick for past week. Stomach pain and body as well as migraines throughout the day everyday can't eat with out feeling sick I don't know what to?

Been sick for past week. Stomach pain and body as well as migraines throughout the day everyday can't eat with out feeling sick I don't know what to?

Stomach flu: Stomach flu often is caused by a virus that attacks your gastrointestinal system. There is no cure for the stomach flu. The remedies are good rest, plenty of fluids intake, plain food like crackers, cereal, toast and rice. Take NSAID over the counter and tincture of time. Good luck. ...Read more

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I get nauseous, migraines, stomach pain, back pains, dizziness, restless, not able to focus my eyes properly. I get all of this on a daily basis.

I get nauseous, migraines, stomach pain, back pains, dizziness, restless, not able to focus my eyes properly. I get all of this on a daily basis.

Get seen: While it may be just migraines, your constellation of symptoms warrant a closer evaluation. Please get seen ASAP. ...Read more

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4yr old that has stomach pain bad enough to cry. Then vomited a good bit 1x. Now Whining and moaning that his eyes hurt so bad.? migraines? No fever

4yr old that has stomach pain bad enough to cry. Then vomited a good bit 1x. Now Whining and moaning that his eyes hurt so bad.? migraines? No fever

Yes: Small children can certainly have migraines but to distinguish them from other types of similar headache can be challenging.

The main question is to rule out other medical conditions which require different treatment, like sinusitis etc.
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Pl see link for additional insight

http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/headaches-in-children/basics/symptoms/con-20034478 ...Read more

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Walked up a hill. Little effort. Not tired or over exerted. Massive sudden migraine and left abdominal pain. Horrible pain did not over exert?

Walked up a hill. Little effort. Not tired or over exerted. Massive sudden migraine and left abdominal pain. Horrible pain did not over exert?

Headache: It is not uncommon for a migraine sufferer to experience worsening of a headache with physical activity. However, severe abrupt onset headache may indicate the more severe brain disorder like a hemorrhage. I suggest you contact your physician for proper diagnosis and medical care. Hope you feel well soon. ...Read more

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Severe migraine upper abdominal pain chest pain really nauseous very sensitive to light sound noise what should I do immediate response asap?

Multiple: These are a lot of symptoms and don't correlate clearly, unless you took a triptan which sometimes can cause transient chest pain. Nausea and light sensitivity are generally part of migraine. Seek immediate medical attention. ...Read more

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I vomit everything I eat have abdominal pain for 6 months for unknown reason diagnosed with abdominal migraine and IBS can it be psychiatric?

I vomit everything I eat have abdominal pain for 6 months for unknown reason diagnosed with abdominal migraine and IBS can it be psychiatric?

Could be: Could be but always needs to rule out via appropriate work up "organic" causes eg ulcer, colites, partial obstruction etc. ...Read more

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Is lower abdominal pain/cramping in ovary region normal if taking methergine (methylergonovine) 0.2mg twice daily? Prescribed by neuro for migraine prevention

Is lower abdominal pain/cramping in ovary region normal if taking methergine (methylergonovine) 0.2mg twice daily? Prescribed by neuro for migraine prevention

Abdominal pain: Methergine (methylergonovine) is a medication used after delivery of a baby to decrease uterine bleeding. It is part of a group of drugs that causes the uterus and other smooth muscle to contract. This can in turn cause, amongst other things, abdominal cramping and pain. There are other alternatives to control migraines. Speak to your doctor about your side effects. ...Read more

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Dealing with risperdal withdrawal (migraines, stomach pain, no appetite, irritable) so I sleep all day, can I take myself to the hospital?

Dealing with risperdal withdrawal (migraines, stomach pain, no appetite, irritable) so I sleep all day, can I take myself to the hospital?

See below: Reducing or stoping risperdal and other atypical anti-psychotics can cause severe withdrawal symptoms in some patients, depending on the dosage they were on and the length of time on it. You may need to resume the medication or increase the dose, and then gradually tapper. Consult your prescribing physician. For more excellent advice go to http://bit. Ly/1fGZXpt and http://bit. Ly/1f1idsD ...Read more

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Are migraines and stomach pain possible symptoms of iron deficiency anemia?

Are migraines and stomach pain possible symptoms of iron deficiency anemia?

Anything: Headaches can come from fatigue, sleeping too much or too little, eye strain, sleep apnea, snoring, being dehydrated, having chronic sinusitis or allergies, too much caffeine or over the counter headache medication, high blood pressure or something more serious like a tumor. See your doctor and get checked. ...Read more

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I have had severe stomach pain. A lot of excess acid in my throat upper stomach and chest. I've been getting chest pain and pretty frequent back spasms and back pain along with migraines and I'm unable to keep any food down. I have been diagnosed with aci

I have had severe stomach pain. A lot of excess acid in my throat upper stomach and chest. I've been getting chest pain and pretty frequent back spasms and back pain along with migraines and I'm unable to keep any food down. I have been diagnosed with aci

Reflux: It sounds like you might have reflux esophagitis which could explain your stomach pain, acid, chest pain and
Unable to keep food down However I would suggest that you see a gastroenterologist, you need an endoscopy which can show findings of esophagitis and gastritis, hiatus hernia and he can even test you for H pylori.
For the meantime, you can try over the counter medication like Prilosec. ...Read more

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Uti diagnosed antibiotics gone but pain and nausea are still really bad. No energy back pain and abdominal pain ear infection and migraine too.

Uti diagnosed antibiotics gone but pain and nausea are still really bad. No energy back pain and abdominal pain ear infection and migraine too.

Follow up with MD: You have been treated for UTI and still have pain in abdomen and nausea. And you feel you have a new infection in your ear and headache. You should follow up with your doctor and get repeat urine done to see if infection has cleared. You also need your ear checked for infection. And may need imaging like ultrasound or CAT Scan. ...Read more

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Nausea, abdominal pain, diarrhea, migraine, coughing, sore throat, sneezing, fatigue?

Nausea, abdominal pain, diarrhea, migraine, coughing, sore throat, sneezing, fatigue?

And the question is?: Not sure what your question is from the list of symptoms. You've got a conglomeration of issues that could represent anything from a bad gastrointestinal flu to a bad migraine headache to mononucleosis. Clearly there should be some testing to look at all these issues, maybe some lab work, stool samples? Check in with your doctor. I'm sure they'll be able to help you. Good luck. ...Read more

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Sweating, chills, lower abdominal pain, nausea, dizziness, migraine, very sore throat with a persistent cough. Any ideas? No fever

Sweating, chills, lower abdominal pain, nausea, dizziness, migraine, very sore throat with a persistent cough. Any ideas? No fever

See a doctor: Do not ignore this any more. Go and be examined and evaluated professionally and do this sooner than later. If you cannot make an appt with your doctor go to an urgent care facility or an ER. Good luck and best wishes. Hope you are better soon. ...Read more

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I'm wondering why are the dosing instructions different on Excedrin and Excedrin migraine?

I'm wondering why are the dosing instructions different on Excedrin and Excedrin migraine?

Look at dosing: Look at dosing although excedrin and excedrin migraine are essentially the same, look at the various compoenents of it. They may be different. 325 Aspirin or 500mg aspirin, same with caffeine, and acetominophen. If they are the same then no difference. ...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. William Harris
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Stomach Discomfort (Definition)

Stomach discomfort or pain can be due to problems in digestion or irritation to the stomach. Some people use the term to describe discomfort ...Read more