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I get massive headaches with twitchy eyes. Is this treatable?

I get massive headaches with twitchy eyes. Is this treatable?

See your doctor: Headaches that are so uncomfortable as to be massively painful should be evaluated. The twitching eyes may be associated with the headaches or a result of them. Either way, this should be evaluated promptly. ...Read more

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Headache (Definition)

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


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Hi. How do I treat headache?

Hi. How do I treat headache?

Start simple: Did you try tylenol? Other than cold compress / caffeinated beverage or rest, best place to start is with acetaminophen. If those failed, should discuss it w/your dr as might require more evaluation / testing / consultation, depending on where, how intense, etc. ...Read more

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How can I treat headaches?

How can I treat headaches?

Depends on cause: Need a diagnosis. There are so many causes & types of headaches that there is no 1 treatment for all. A good history & physical, incl hands-on diagnostic exam by your osteopathic physician along with any recommended testing should help define cause & thus treatment. For many causes, incl chronic pain, treatment may be meds, lifestyle changes or something as simple as in-office osteopathic manipulation. ...Read more

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Distorted periferal vision+headache. What can treat this?

Distorted periferal vision+headache. What can treat this?

Sounds like: Migraine. See your primary care physician for treatment. There are several over-the-counter medications to try as well. ...Read more

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Is there any way except with medication to treat headache while pregnant?

Is there any way except with medication to treat headache while pregnant?

Yes, for some types: Some headaches respond to various massage and accu-pressure techniques. Accupuncture might help. Muscle tightness headaches and some sinus headaches are relieved with mentholated ice rub on the temples. I'm sure there are others and your obgyn may advise you of safe pills too. Good luck ; congratulations. ...Read more

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What are the medicines available to treat headaches caused by meningiomas?

What are the medicines available to treat headaches caused by meningiomas?

They don't usually: Meningiomas are benign (not cancerous) slow growing tumors within the skull. They sometimes can get large enough to push aside normal structures. In those cases they are sometimes removed or treated with radiation. It's unlikely that the meningioma is the cause of the headache, however. You should see a doctor about the headaches. ...Read more

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Why does propranolol cause headaches when it is leaving the system when it is supposed to treat headaches?

Why does propranolol cause headaches when it is leaving the system when it is supposed to treat headaches?

Sudden change: You can have many different symptoms upon discontinuation of many medication because you have "shocked" your system with a sudden change. Most if not all drugs you have taken for a sustained length of time (especially propranalol) should be weaned down over a couple of weeks. ...Read more

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How to treat headache when pregnant?

How to treat headache when pregnant?

Tylenol (acetaminophen): You may use tylenol (acetaminophen) throughout pregnancy for mild headaches. If they persist or are severe you need to see your doctor to rule out other more serious causes of headache including preeclampsia in later trimesters. ...Read more

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Am having an allergic reaction to penicillin for around 4 days now. Itching, fever, headaches. How to treat this quickly?

Am having an allergic reaction to penicillin for around 4 days now. Itching, fever, headaches. How to treat this quickly?

Call your doctor: Allergic reactions like you're describing are treated by stopping the medications if possible then giving antihistamines and occasionally steroids if the reaction is sever enough. Let your doctor know what's going on first though. Taking Benadryl (diphenhydramine) will help the symptoms but should not be the end of treatment. Again, any reaction to medicine should be relayed back to your doctor. ...Read more

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I have an anxiety disorder and I keep having this. Eye pain and headache, how can treat this headache?

I have an anxiety disorder and I keep having this. Eye pain and headache, how can treat this headache?

Migraine: Anxiety with migraine causing headache and eye pain. Need evaluation by yuor p.C.P.May need prophylactic medicine to prevent headache, rescue medications to treat headaches. ...Read more

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What's the best way 2 treat headaches from cervical spondylosis, & dizziness? I was thinking maybe physio might help

What's the best way 2 treat headaches from cervical spondylosis, & dizziness? I was thinking maybe physio might help

Neck: Great question cervical vertigo also called hairdresser syndrome is treated with physical therapy of the neck. See a neurologist may need MRI and they put you into rehab. Good luck ...Read more

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Home remedy to treat headache between eyes, ache joints, and vomiting?

Home remedy to treat headache between eyes, ache joints, and vomiting?

See doctor: Your symptomscould be related to a serious medical issue. See a regular doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Chronic headache, frequent urination, daytime fatigue, trouble sleeping. Anxiety from trying to treat headaches. Thin 44 year old female.

Chronic headache, frequent urination, daytime fatigue, trouble sleeping. Anxiety from trying to treat headaches. Thin 44 year old female.

Here are some...: No quick answer can be provided from anyone since it is unclear if you wish to hear what you like to hear or what you need to hear. To help decide what can be done, its first step is to realize, understand, & accept available facts & truth of life. To gain such ideas, go to the lists on Facts of Life-1, 2, &3 by clicking corresponding BUTTON on the left of HOME of www. ForMeFirst. Com. Best wish... ...Read more

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Is ibuprofen (Advil/aleve) okay to take during stomach flu to treat headaches and cramps or will it lead to Reye's disease like aspirin?

Is ibuprofen (Advil/aleve) okay to take during stomach flu to treat headaches and cramps or will it lead to Reye's disease like aspirin?

Okay: It is okay to take ibuprofen or Naproxen while you have the stomach flu, as it will not lead to Reyes syndrome.
However, these type of medications (NSAIDs) can further irritate your stomach. I would recommend trying acetaminophen first. ...Read more

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How can I treat the headache?

How can I treat the headache?

Ha: There are many different types and causes of headache. This is too vague a question to give you good solid answers. But if a mild headache, try tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen as recommended by dosing. See your doctor. ...Read more

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What can I do to treat my headaches?

What can I do to treat my headaches?

See your doctor: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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How can I quickly treat my headaches?

How can I quickly treat my headaches?

What is causing it: Are you stressed out restless, sleepless, not eating right or just broke off from a relationship? Medical conditions can cause headaches too. So without any specific details, it is really difficult to recommend. Generally, tylenol, (acetaminophen) motrin, eating right and getting 8 hours of sleep every night should help with any headaches. This time of year, allergies are a big player! ...Read more

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What can I do to treat this headache?

What can I do to treat this headache?

Best Headache Meds: A 2014 study indicates that medication containing a combination of acetylsalicylic acid, (aspirin), acetaminophen (paracetamol), and caffeine is more effective than acetaminophen alone.

http://thejournalofheadacheandpain. Springeropen. Com/articles/10.1186/1129-2377-15-76 ...Read more

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