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Home Remedies For Migranes
Is there any home remedies for migranes. I get them when the weather changes. I can't afford the medication.
What is good home remedy or OTC medication for migranes? My sister has had migranes for over a month and says she sees black spots..
? Excedrin Migrain: You can try excedrin migraine but i would reccomend that she see a neurologist or headache specialist asap if these headaches are new in onset. At any rate, it is much easier to prevent migraines than it is to treat them if they are frequent. It is very easy to transform regular migraines to a chronic daily headache or rebound headache if not treated correctly. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many options : There are many options to treat migraine. Preventive medicines are used when migraines occur frequently enough to cause disruption in general functioning. Symptomatic treatments are used when migraines are less frequent. Over the counter analgesics such as Naproxen can be effective when taken early in the headache. Also, sleep works. Over the counters shouldn't be used more than twice weekly. ...Read more
Find real cause.: Since most headaches are not migraines, with 85% of all headaches coming from cervical problems, the treatments are varied, depending on the underlying issues that are causing the headache symptoms. There are many interventions such as ice/heat, stretching, massage, pt, medications (otc and rx), injections, all based on your underlying pathology. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Prevention: You may possess migraines, but other problems may be present, and it is best to be examined, and possibly have imaging of the brain. Frequent headaches, >15/month are termed "chronic daily headaches", and can be due to constant pain med ingestion. Drugs to break up these patterns include depakote, topamax, (topiramate) propranalol, and otc items such as riboflavin, co-q-10, feverfew, and butterbur. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Iam 40yrs old male.I have migrane for last 25 yrs.what is its remedy?why migrane comes?will there be any after effects ?
My age is 20 in having sinusitis daily i will be getting severe cold and sneering also effected with migrane please give me the treatment for this
Infection or allergy: There's a chance you could have allergies vs. A sinus infection. Have you tried neilmed sinus rinse? You can purchase the kit at low cost at many drug stores. Rinsing daily with distilled saline can make a big difference in your symptoms. In addition, see your doctor if you have fevers, facial pain, pain in your teeth, or your headaches get worse. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am 22 years old and I have a chronic headache since i was 10 and now diagnosed to have migrane what is the best prophylactic treatment?
Depends: There are many prophylactic treatments, and they should be decided with your doctor based on your personal preferences and other conditions you may have. Generally, options include antihypertensive, anti-seizure and anti-depressants, but the drugs in these categories do not work by treating blood pressure, depression or seizures but by a different mechanism. ...Read more