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Best treatment for headaches?

Depends on the cause: First you need a diagnosis of the cause. Headaches (has) can be caused by muscle tension, migraines, tumors, infections, etc. Once you know the cause, it's easier to determine a treatment. Ex: many has diagnosed as recurrent 'tension' has are actually due to treatable problems in the neck, head bones, upper back, ribs, etc. An osteopathic dr. (unlike most md's) can diagnose & treat these causes. ...Read more

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Headache (Definition)

Also called cephalalgia, is pain anywhere in the region of the head or neck, & can be a symptom of a number of conditions affecting those areas. It originates from pain-sensitive structures such as cranium, muscles, nerves, vessels, subcutaneous tissues, eyes, ears, sinuses & mucous membranes. It is non-specific symptom & can be primary such as tension ha, or secondary ...Read more


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Causes of headaches and treatment?

Causes of headaches and treatment?

Headache- 200 types: In 2004, the International Headache Society published the Classification and Diagnostic Criteria for Headache Disorders. There are more than 200 types of headaches. Visit AHS for more information: http://www.americanheadachesociety.org/ ...Read more

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Treatment for icepick headaches?

Treatment for icepick headaches?

Several approaches: Have found success with naproxen sodium, indomethacin, and rarely Lithium. But any of the three might be a place to start. This is likely a migraine variant, and conceivably will respond to OTC prep such as butterbur, riboflavin, or CoQ-10. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for headache with occasional partial sight loss?

What is the best treatment for headache with occasional partial sight loss?

Migraine: This sounds like a migraine attack. Treatment is possible if the episodes are frequent or handicapping. You should see a neurologist with a specialty in migraine headaches who can help you with this problem ...Read more

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Treatment for headaches?

Treatment for headaches?

Medications : Preventive medications (anti-hypertensives and anti depressants )probably work the best. You can try a few home remedies starting with ice application over back of neck and temples. Other things you could try are warm compresses, massaging your temples, meditation and green tea. Relaxation therapy, biofeedback, meditation and exercise have also shown to help. ...Read more

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What r the treatment of headache?

What r the treatment of headache?

Many: You can use Tylenol, Motrin/Advil, of Excedrin to help treat headache. If your headache does not improve after these treatments, see your doctor for further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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I have a headache. Is there a rapid treatment?

I have a headache. Is there a rapid treatment?

Headache: Do you mean other than aspirin, tylenol, or ibuprofen? I cannot think of anything else to recommend for someone at home with a headache. ...Read more

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Multiple quick, painful headaches daily. What is the treatment for that?

Multiple quick, painful headaches daily. What is the treatment for that?

See your doctor: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Is there a clear top treatment for headaches apart from tablets? What is it?

Is there a clear top treatment for headaches apart from tablets? What is it?

Headache: If you have tried all over the counterpain medications, you might consider a magnesium supplement, then see your doctor. You might need a daily medication like topamax or Propranolol to keep the headaches away. You can also find out if your headaches are coming from tension, dehydration, lack of sleep/poor sleep, skipping meals, stress, sleep apnea/snoring, or chronic sinus problems. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for headache ?

What is the best treatment for headache ?

Depends on the cause: There are many different causes for headaches including stress/tension, migraines, lack of sleep, dehydration, infection, etc. Depending on the cause, different treatments can work. In general, something like Acetaminophen (tylenol) or Ibuprofen over the counter can be tried. ...Read more

Dr. James Hocker
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Phytotherapy (Definition)

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